Rocks Older than Mankind

Rocks Older than Mankind (HM8K5)

Location: Luray, VA 22835 Rappahannock County
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N 38° 39.123', W 78° 18.69'

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The only tunnel on the Skyline Drive passes for 700 feet through Mary's Rock Mountain. It was blasted out of granite-like rock. Only 1,300,000,000 years ago this rock was still molten magma.
HM NumberHM8K5
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Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 10:38pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 733956 N 4281595
Decimal Degrees38.65205000, -78.31150000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 39.123', W 78° 18.69'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 39' 7.38" N, 78° 18' 41.40" W
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Area Code(s)540
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 151 Skyline Dr, Luray VA 22835, US
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