Eastern Mojave Vegetation Cedar Breaks National Monument, Iron County, Utah.

Query: G.N.I.S.

Piute Indian word meaning 'Circle of painted (or red) Cliffs'.(UT-T60). The name Cedar Breaks may have derived from the Mormon descriptive phrase 'The breaks back of Cedar City'.

Elevation: 8583ft, 2616m.

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Date and time this article was prepared:9:24:06 AM, 3/21/2017.