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Firefly Mine, San Juan County, Utah, United States


Type:Mine(s) - a site where mineral ores are extracted from the ground by excavating surface pits and subterranean passages
Mindat.org Region:San Juan Co., Utah, USA
Region:San Juan County, Utah, United States
Latitude:38° 19' 52" N
Longitude:109° 5' 53" W
Lat/Long (dec):38.33138,-109.09816
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate
Elevation:2,006m
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Firefly–Pigmay Mine, La Sal Quadrangle, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 19' 54" N109° 5' 55" W0.1km (0.0 miles)
Gray Dawn Mine (Little Don Mine; Grey Dawn), Paradox Valley Mining District, Paradox Valley, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 20' 16" N109° 5' 47" W0.7km (0.5 miles)
Little Peter Mine, La Sal Quadrangle, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 20' 16" N109° 5' 47" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Bob Cat, Paradox Valley Mining District, Paradox Valley, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 20' 16" N109° 5' 29" W0.9km (0.6 miles)
Unknown Uranium (MRDS - 10154727), Paradox Valley Mining District, Paradox Valley, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 20' 12" N109° 5' 18" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
Wildhorse, Paradox Valley Mining District, Paradox Valley, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 20' 13" N109° 5' 8" W1.3km (0.8 miles)
Ella, Paradox Valley Mining District, Paradox Valley, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 20' 18" N109° 5' 8" W1.3km (0.8 miles)
Vanadium Queen Mine, La Sal, La Sal Mining District (Paradox Valley Mining District), La Sal Mts, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 20' 7" N109° 4' 51" W1.5km (1.0 miles)
Ida Prospect - Drilling Program (Keith; Two Mile; Polo Spring; Hang Dog), Paradox Valley Mining District, Paradox Valley, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 20' 20" N109° 6' 47" W1.6km (1.0 miles)
Hesperus Mine, La Sal Quadrangle, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 19' 51" N109° 4' 14" W2.4km (1.5 miles)
Uranium Girl Mine, La Sal Quadrangle, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 19' 15" N109° 4' 2" W2.9km (1.8 miles)
Miss Cheyenne Occurrence, Paradox Valley Mining District, Paradox Valley, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 21' 38" N109° 5' 38" W3.3km (2.0 miles)
Blue Cap Mine, Lion Canyon, La Sal Mining District (Paradox Valley Mining District), La Sal Mts, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 20' 12" N109° 3' 39" W3.3km (2.1 miles)
Black Hat Mine, Lion Canyon, La Sal Mining District (Paradox Valley Mining District), La Sal Mts, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 20' 15" N109° 3' 37" W3.4km (2.1 miles)
Lion Canyon, La Sal Mining District (Paradox Valley Mining District), La Sal Mts, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 20' 13" N109° 3' 36" W3.4km (2.1 miles)
St. Patrick No. 9 Mine, La Sal Mining District (Paradox Valley Mining District), Montrose Co., Colorado, USA38° 20' 12" N109° 3' 31" W3.5km (2.2 miles)
Utah Department of Highways Pit No. 19011, Paradox Valley Mining District, Paradox Valley, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 20' 33" N109° 8' 48" W4.4km (2.8 miles)
Maud Mine, La Sal Quadrangle, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 19' 32" N109° 2' 45" W4.6km (2.9 miles)
Maude Mine (Maud Mine), Uravan Mining District, Montrose Co., Colorado, USA38° 19' 32" N109° 2' 43" W4.7km (2.9 miles)
Prayer No. 9, Uravan Mining District, Montrose Co., Colorado, USA38° 19' 40" N109° 2' 41" W4.7km (2.9 miles)
Butterfly No. 2, Uravan Mining District, Montrose Co., Colorado, USA38° 19' 31" N109° 2' 38" W4.8km (3.0 miles)
Marjorie Ann Mine, La Sal Quadrangle, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 20' 33" N109° 2' 42" W4.8km (3.0 miles)
Evening Star Mine, La Sal Mining District (Paradox Valley Mining District), Montrose Co., Colorado, USA38° 20' 33" N109° 2' 42" W4.8km (3.0 miles)
St. Patrick No. 7, Uravan Mining District, Montrose Co., Colorado, USA38° 20' 28" N109° 2' 39" W4.8km (3.0 miles)
Soldier Boy, Uravan Mining District, Mesa Co., Colorado, USA38° 20' 32" N109° 2' 39" W4.8km (3.0 miles)
Marjorie Ann Mine, Uravan Mining District, Montrose Co., Colorado, USA38° 20' 33" N109° 2' 39" W4.9km (3.0 miles)
Carla May Group, Uravan Mining District, Montrose Co., Colorado, USA38° 19' 47" N109° 2' 16" W5.2km (3.3 miles)
Stocks Group, La Sal Mining District (Paradox Valley Mining District), Montrose Co., Colorado, USA38° 20' 3" N109° 2' 16" W5.3km (3.3 miles)
Sumner Mine, La Sal Quadrangle, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 21' 7" N109° 2' 36" W5.3km (3.3 miles)
Vista Grande Mine, La Sal Quadrangle, San Juan Co., Utah, USA38° 21' 24" N109° 2' 45" W5.4km (3.3 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 5.4 km)

Rock types recorded nearby (within 5.4 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Gray Daun MineMine(s)38° 20' 14" N109° 5' 47" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
Twomile CreekStream38° 20' 2" N109° 5' 17" W0.9km (0.6 miles)
Hop CreekStream38° 19' 52" N109° 5' 10" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
Vanadium Queen MineMine(s)38° 20' 6" N109° 4' 54" W1.5km (0.9 miles)
Pine Lodge Ranch38° 19' 44" N109° 7' 27" W2.3km (1.4 miles)
Hespeotus MineMine(s)38° 19' 51" N109° 4' 10" W2.5km (1.6 miles)
Deer CreekStream38° 19' 34" N109° 7' 35" W2.5km (1.6 miles)
Spring CanyonValley38° 18' 39" N109° 6' 52" W2.7km (1.7 miles)
Hideout MesaMountain38° 20' 50" N109° 4' 30" W2.7km (1.7 miles)
Pole Spring CanyonValley38° 21' 0" N109° 7' 5" W2.7km (1.7 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range
USACountry
Colorado Plateau, USAPlateau
Utah, USAState
San Juan Co., Utah, USACounty
 
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