Unknown Uranium - Radium - Vanadium Occurrence (MRDS - 10020623), Temple Mountain, San Rafael District (San Rafael Swell), Emery Co., Utah, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Unknown Uranium - Radium - Vanadium Occurrence (MRDS - 10020623)||Occurrence|
|San Rafael District (San Rafael Swell)||Mining District|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||38° 43' 7'' North , 110° 41' 51'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||38.71864,-110.69753|
|USGS MRDS Record:||10020623|
|Köppen climate type:||BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate|
Original record had no geographic coordinates; these coordinates were derived from the PLSS description Meridian: Salt Lake Township 024S;025S Range 011E;012E. 45 MI. SW GREEN RIVER.
REF:Deposit: MIN. RES. OF THE U.S. (1917)
Deposit: CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 09-26-1962
Commodities (Major) - Uranium, Radium, Vanadium
Development Status: Occurrence
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. 
|Cisuralian - Late Pennsylvanian|
272.95 - 303.7 Ma
Age: Paleozoic (272.95 - 303.7 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Cutler Group
Description: Cutler Group (White Rim Ss, De Chelly Ss, Organ Rock Shale, Cedar Mesa Ss, Halgaito Fm, and Elephant Canyon Fm). Includes Natural Bridges National Monument.
Comments: coastal, eolian, beach, and shallow marine; fluvial 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.