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Geologic map of the Lone Pine 15' quadrangle, Inyo County, California

IMAP 2617

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Abstract

Oblique aerial view west across Owens Valley in Lone Pine 15' quadrangle. In distance, Sierra Nevada, capped by Mount Whitney (elev. 14,494 ft; 4,418 m). In middle distance, Alabama Hills, town of Lone Pine, and Owens River. In foreground, Kern Knob, at base of Inyo Mountains. Movement along Owens Valley Fault Zone, at base of Alabama Hills, caused great Lone Pine earthquake of 1872 (estimated Richter magnitude about 8). From U.S. Geological Survey photograph GS–OAI–5–13, taken November 25, 1955.

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Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Geologic map of the Lone Pine 15' quadrangle, Inyo County, California
Series title:
IMAP
Series number:
2617
Subseries
GIS
ISBN:
060795258X
Year Published:
2000
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location:
Reston, VA
Contributing office(s):
Geology, Minerals, Energy and Geophysics Science Center
Description:
1 Plate: 50.13 x 34.67 inches; 2 PS Plates for plotting; Purchasing information
Country:
United States
State:
California
County:
Inyo
Scale:
62500