Mooselookmeguntic, Maine

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Mooselookmeguntic
Populated place
Coordinates: 44°57′48″N 70°47′34″W / 44.9633873°N 70.7928470°W / 44.9633873; -70.7928470Coordinates: 44°57′48″N 70°47′34″W / 44.9633873°N 70.7928470°W / 44.9633873; -70.7928470
Country United States
State Maine
County Franklin
Elevation 1,480 ft (451 m)

Mooselookmeguntic is a populated place in Franklin County, Maine.[1]

Mooselookmeguntic is one of the longest single-word, unhyphenated place names in the United States recognized by the U.S. Board on Geographic Names.[2] At 17 characters, it is tied with Kleinfeltersville, Pennsylvania.

Geology of Mooselookmeguntic[edit]

A publication of the Maine Geological Survey describes some of the bedrock just south of Lake Mooselookmeguntic as:

"Mooselookmeguntic pluton and related bodies. Primarily a medium-grained, two mica adamellite. Some pegmatite."[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Mooselookmeguntic, Maine
  2. ^ "Domestic Names - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)". U.S. Board on Geographic Names. Retrieved April 9, 2012. 
  3. ^ Guidotti, Charles W. (1977). Reconnaissance Bedrock Geology of the Oquossoc Quadrangle, Maine (Open File No. 77-2). Maine Geological Survey.