Arizona- S.P. Crater
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Flagstaff area volcanics
Roger Weller, geology instructor 
(
wellerr@cochise.edu )

last edited:  2/21/17            3  views

    
S.P. Crater is probably one of the best examples in the world of a perfectly
shaped cinder cone and an accompanying lava flow.

 

S.P. Crater and lava flow- vertical view
 

 latitude:  35.600     longitude:  -111.624
 photo credits:  Google Earth

area surrounding S.P. Crater with multiple cinder cones

 latitude:  35.582     longitude:  -111.633
 photo credits:  Google Earth, Landsat/Copernicus

an oblique view of S.P. Crater and its lava flow


 latitude:  35.595     longitude:  -111.625
 photo credits:  Google Earth


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