Moonstone, California

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Coordinates: 41°01′48″N 124°06′34″W / 41.03000°N 124.10944°W / 41.03000; -124.10944

Moonstone
Unincorporated community
Moonstone is located in California
Moonstone
Moonstone
Location in California
Coordinates: 41°01′48″N 124°06′34″W / 41.03000°N 124.10944°W / 41.03000; -124.10944
Country United States
State California
County Humboldt County
Elevation[1] 121 ft (37 m)

Moonstone (formerly, Little River) is an unincorporated community in Humboldt County, California.[1] It is located 2.5 miles (4.0 km) southeast of Trinidad,[2] at an elevation of 121 feet (37 m).[1] For census purposes, it is aggregated in Westhaven-Moonstone, California. The area is sited adjacent to Pacific Ocean beach and the mouth of the Little River with views of the rugged coastline.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Moonstone, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 109. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.