San Rafael Swell Utah

In southeastern Utah an area, @ 75miles by 40miles in size, called the San Rafael Swell is intersected by US I-70 highway. 

Copyright: Don Manion
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 10854x5427
Taken: 23/03/2010
Uploaded: 15/06/2011
Updated: 11/03/2015


Tags: u.s.interstate-70; erosion; arid land; anticline; flash floods; sedimentary rocks; geology
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Utah is a state located in the westcentral region of the United States of America.  Utah is the 13th largest state by area, ranks 34th by population and 10th by population density of the 50 United States.  Utah was the 45th state to be admitted into the Union, on January 4, 1896. Utah is landlocked, being bordered by the states of Idaho to the north, Wyoming to the northeast, Nevada on the west, Colorado on the east and Arizona to the south.  Utah is very mountainous and is a popular outing destination of the outdoorsman.  The state population is about 2.82M with 95% being Caucasian, 2.4% Asian, 1.7% Native American and 1.3% Black. The state capital and largest city is Salt Lake City.Source: wikipedia