Unknown Vanadium - Uranium Occurrence (MRDS - 10089330), Temple Mountain, San Rafael District (San Rafael Swell), Emery Co., Utah, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Unknown Vanadium - Uranium Occurrence (MRDS - 10089330)||Occurrence|
|San Rafael District (San Rafael Swell)||Mining District|
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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||38° North , 110° West (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~10km|
|USGS MRDS Record:||10089330|
|Köppen climate type:||BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate|
MRDS record had no coordinates, only NE 1/4, SE 1/4, SE 1/4, SEC. 27.
Deposit: 1957 RECON U.S.A.E.C.
Deposit: 1965 COMPILE HAWLEY, C. C. - BULLETIN
Deposit: 1968 COMPILE HAWLEY, C. C. - BULLETIN
Commodities (Major) - Vanadium, Uranium
Deposit Type: Replacement
Development Status: Occurrence
Host Rock Unit: Moss Back Member Of Chinle Formation
Structure: San Rafael Swell
Host Rock: Sandstone, Siltstone
Tectonic Structure: Stable Platform
Regions containing this locality
|North America Plate||Tectonic Plate|
|Rocky Mountains, North America||Mountain Range|
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Hawley, C.C., (1957), SAN RAFAEL SWELL, UTAH GEOLOGIC INVESTIGATIONS OF RADIOACTIVE DEPOSITS: USAEC TEL-690.
Hawley, C.C., Wyant, D.G., and Brooks, D.B. (1965) Geology and uranium deposits of the Temple Mountain District, Emery County, Utah. United States Geological Survey Bulletin 1192.
Hawley, C.C., Robeck, R.C., and Dyer, H.B. (1968) Geology, altered rocks, and ore deposits of the San Rafael Swell, Emery County, Utah. United States Geological Survey Bulletin 1239.
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