Preliminary geologic map of the Little Piute Mountains, California: A digital database

Online link https://geo-nsdi.er.usgs.gov/metadata/open-file/97-693/metadata.faq.html
Description The Little Piute Mountains in the eastern Mojave Desert expose a series of folds and thrust faults involving metamorphosed Paleozoic strata (Miller and others, 1982; Stone and others, 1983). The Little Piute Mountains Digital database contains digital ge
Originators Howard, Keith A.; Dennis, Michael L.; Karlstrom, Karl; and Phelps, Geoffrey A.
Publication U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-693

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LP_GEO.PAT

Polygon coverage of geologic faults, contacts, geologic units of the Little Piute Mountains

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PTYPE Polygon type

LP_GEO.AAT

Linear features on geologic map

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LTYPE Line type

LP_GEO.PAT

Geologic map units at specific locations (same attributes as polygon coverage LP_GEO.PAT)

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LP_HYP.AAT

line coverage of the hypsography for the Little Piute Mountains, with attached elevation database

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ELEV Elevation

LP_STR.AAT

fold axes and lineament

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LTYPE Line type

LP_STR.PAT

Point coverage containing the structural information for the Little Piute Mountains. Point data includes planar and linear structural symbols (strike & dip).

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PTTYPE Point type
DIP Dip of bedding, lineation, of foliation
STRIKE Strike of bedding, foliation, or lineation
ELEV Elevation at specific location

LPXS_A.PAT, LPXS_B.PAT, LPXS_C.PAT, LPXS_D.PAT

Polygon coverages of geologic cross-sections for the Little Piute Mountains (same attributes as polygon coverage LP_GEO.PAT)

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LPXS_A.AAT, LPXS_B.AAT, LPXS_C.AAT, LPSX_D.AAT

Line coverages of geologic cross-sections for the Little Piute Mountains, including geologic faults, contacts and units (same attributes as arc coverage LP_GEO.AAT)

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LPXS_A.PAT, LPXS_B.PAT, LPXS_C.PAT, LPXS_D.PAT

Point coverages of geologic cross-sections for the Little Piute Mountains (same attributes as polygon coverage LP_GEO.PAT)

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