Morning Star Mine

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Mine

Place or area from which commercial minerals are or were removed from the Earth; not including oilfield.
See also: Dams, Forests, Locales, Parks, Reserves, and Woods
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
36.5246578°, -117.7945219°
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Elevation

7926 ft. (2416 m.)

Topographic Map

US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Morning Star Mine is covered by the Cerro Gordo Peak, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Mines

Ignacio Mine 0.7 mi
Sunset Mine 0.9 mi
Cerro Gordo Mine 1.0 mi
Silver Spear Mine 1.1 mi
Omega Tunnel 1.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Keeler, CA 5 mi
Lone Pine, CA 16 mi
Cartago, CA 19 mi
Olancha, CA 21 mi
Darwin, CA 21 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Cerro Gordo Peak Land 1.0 mi
Harts Camp Man-made 1.2 mi
Conglomerate Double Arch Land 2.5 mi
Conglomerate Mesa Land 2.5 mi
Cerro Gordo Spring Water 4.5 mi

Nearby Photos

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Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is HAI which is approximately 28 miles away and has an elevation of 3,825 feet (4,101 feet lower than Morning Star Mine). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 1.22" 52.5° 28.5°
February 1.48" 57.6° 32.1°
March 1.34" 63.3° 36.3°
April .31" 70.7° 41.0°
May .34" 79.7° 48.0°
June .08" 89.9° 55.9°
July .35" 95.8° 61.6°
August .36" 94.2° 60.5°
September .39" 87.0° 53.9°
October .15" 76.0° 43.7°
November .48" 62.3° 33.2°
December .87" 53.1° 27.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 94% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 72% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 98% of other locations on record.