Appalachian Moontains

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Appalachian Moontains
View frae the slopes o Back Allegheny Mountain, leukin east; visible are Allegheny Moontain (in the Monongahela Naitional Forest o West Virginia, middle distance) an Shenandoah Moontain (in the George Washington Naitional Forest o Virginie, far distance)
Heichest pynt
PeakMount Mitchell
Elevation6,684 ft (2,037 m)
Lenth1,500 mi (2,400 km)
KintrasUnitit States and Canadae
State/ProvinceNewfoundland an Labrador,[1][2] Saunt Pierre an Miquelon, Quebec, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, Pennsylvanie, Maryland, Virginie, Wast Virginie, Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, New Jersey, North Carolina, Sooth Carolina, Georgie, an Alabama
Range coordinates40°N 78°W / 40°N 78°W / 40; -78Coordinates: 40°N 78°W / 40°N 78°W / 40; -78
OrogenyTaconic, Acadian, Alleghanian
Age o rockOrdovician-Permian

The Appalachian Moontains French: les Appalaches), eften cried the Appalachians, are a seestem o moontains in eastren North Americae.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "International Appalachian Trail- Newfoundland". Retrieved 2010-11-06.
  2. Cees R. van Staal, Mineral Deposits of Canada: Regional Metallogeny: Pre-Carboniferous tectonic evolution and metallogeny of the Canadian Appalachians, Geological Survey of Canada website