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Tintic Standard Mine (Tintic Standard Mines 2 & 3), East Tintic District, East Tintic Mts, Utah Co., Utah, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 57' North , 112° 4' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.95, -112.066666667


Located at Dividend, near Eureka. Coordinate spread for the three mines in the group: 39º57'06" - 39º57'21"; 112º03'31" - 112º03'53".

Mineral List


40 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Regional Geology

This 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 data will improve over time as more accurate maps and data sets are added.

Oligocene - Eocene23.03 - 56 MaEocene-Oligocene volcanic: intermediate rocks

Volcanic: intermediate rocks

Oligocene - Late Eocene23.03 - 37.8 MaOligocene volcanic rocks

Major:: {dacite},Minor:: {rhyolite},Incidental:: {andesite, basalt}

Permian - Carboniferous252.17 - 358.9 MaCarboniferous-Permian sedimentary rocks

Sedimentary rocks


References for regional geology:

Data provided by Macrostrat.org

Garrity, C.P., and Soller, D.R.,. Database of the Geologic Map of North America: adapted from the map by J.C. Reed, Jr. and others (2005). U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 424 .

USGS compilers. State geologic map data. State Maps.

Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d.



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References

Washington Academy of Sciences (1923): 13: 233.

Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 480, 565, 634.

Utah Geological and Mining Survey, Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah, Bulletin 117.

USGS Professional Paper 1024.

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