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TitlePetroglyph on basalt in Albquerque, New Mexico
DescriptionPetroglyph National Monument is really an urban park, stretching about 15 miles along the west side of Albuquerque, New Mexico. It is famous for its impressive collection of ancient Indian and Hispanic rock art on weathered brown basalt. In some places the rock art is mixed with modern graffiti.
LocationUSA ▹ New Mexico. Near Albuquerque.
PhotographerDexter Perkins. 2001-04-09.
Key wordsPetroglyph National Monument, basalt, Albuquerque, New Mexico
Tech details391 KB. Outcrop.
GeoDIL number312