|Black Mesa (also called Big Mountain) is an upland area in Navajo County, Arizona. In Navajo it is called DziłŪjiin ("Black Mountain") and during Mexican rule of Arizona it was called Mesa de las Vacas (Spanish "mesa of the cows"). It derives its dark appearance from the numerous seams of coal which run through it.
Location: Kayenta, AZ
Category: Natural formations: Rocks / Mountains / Volcanos
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