This is the western face of Eagle Mountain, at the southern end of the Amargosa Desert in southeastern California. The entire face here consists of eastward-dipping Cambrian sedimentary rocks. The shaly slopes at the base represent the Carrara Formation. The gray, cliff-forming limestones above represent the Bonanza King Formation.
Locality: eastern side of Rt. 127, south of Death Valley Junction, southeastern California, USA. GPS of overlook: 36º 11.649' N, 116º 22.121' W. See map.