Category:Moenkopi Formation in Monument Valley

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English: The en:Moenkopi Formation-(of the Colorado Plateau). In Monument Valley, as a horizontally laid geologic unit upon cliffs of De Chelly Sandstone, upon (skirts) of the Organ Rock Formation-(found in central & south Utah, and Arizona). The De Chelly Sandstone (mostly of Arizona) is found in Monument Valley, but its Type Locality is Canyon De Chelly, of northeast Arizona.

Member sequence of landforms in Monument Valley:

4--Shinarump Conglomerate-(resistant en:caprock, Chinle Formation lowest member, (local deposit))
3--Moenkopi Formation-(horizontal bedding)
2--De Chelly Sandstone-(resistant, vertical cliffs)-([[::en:cliff-former]])
1--Organ Rock Formation skirts (horizontal bedding, en:slope-former)

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