Calyx 4 Mine, Temple Mountain, San Rafael District (San Rafael Swell), Emery Co., Utah, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Calyx 4 Mine||Mine|
|San Rafael District (San Rafael Swell)||Mining District|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||38° 40' 47'' North , 110° 40' 12'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||38.68000,-110.67000|
|USGS MRDS Record:||10105920|
|Köppen climate type:||BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate|
|Other/historical names associated with this locality:||AEC 4|
Calyx 4 (AEC 4) is a shaft on Calyx Bench. The mine connects with Calyx 5 and 5 1/4 (AEC 5). See also the duplicate listing at https://www.mindat.org/loc-180117.html
Commodities (Major) - Vanadium
Development Status: Past Producer
Host Rock Unit: Wingate Sandstone
Structure: San Rafael Swell
Host Rock: Sandstone
Tectonic Structure: Stable Platform
Regions containing this locality
|North America Plate||Tectonic Plate|
|Rocky Mountains, North America||Mountain Range|
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This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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|Early Jurassic - Late Triassic|
174.1 - 237 Ma
|Mesozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Mesozoic (174.1 - 237 Ma)
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. 
201.3 - 237 Ma
|Chinle Shale and Shinarump Conglomerate Member|
Age: Late Triassic (201.3 - 237 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Shinarump Conglomerate Member
Description: continental deposits: fluvial channel, floodplain, marsh, lake
Comments: Original map source: Hintze, L.F., Willis, G.C., Laes, D.Y.M., Sprinkel, D.A., and Brown, K.D., 2000, Digital Geologic Map of Utah: Utah Geological Survey, Map 179DM, scale 1:500,000.
Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052.