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Vernon, Tooele County, Utah, United States


Alternative Names:Vernon, fu nong, fyrnwn, wrnwn ywta, Вернон, فيرنون, ورنون، یوتا, 弗农
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat.org Region:Tooele Co., Utah, USA
Region:Tooele County, Utah, United States
Latitude:40° 5' 31" N
Longitude:112° 26' 0" W
Lat/Long (dec):40.09217,-112.43356
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Elevation:1,681m
Population:275 (2017)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Calcite Quarry (MRDS - 10012023), Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 5' 35" N112° 22' 14" W5.3km (3.3 miles)
Limestone Quarry (MRDS - 10101690), Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 4' 22" N112° 22' 17" W5.7km (3.5 miles)
Limestone Quarry (MRDS - 10101689), Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 4' 13" N112° 22' 21" W5.7km (3.6 miles)
Limestone Quarry (MRDS - 10101693), Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 4' 14" N112° 22' 14" W5.9km (3.6 miles)
Limestone Quarry (MRDS - 10012016), Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 4' 8" N112° 22' 14" W5.9km (3.7 miles)
Limestone Quarry (MRDS - 10012014), Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 4' 12" N112° 21' 56" W6.3km (3.9 miles)
Limestone Quarry (MRDS - 10012006), Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 6' 8" N112° 21' 24" W6.6km (4.1 miles)
Limestone Prospect (MRDS - 10012047), Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 6' 27" N112° 21' 19" W6.9km (4.3 miles)
Unknown Prospects (MRDS - 10012139), Faust Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 10' 32" N112° 23' 25" W10.0km (6.2 miles)
Badger Island Section of the Big Cottonwood Series Occurrence, Stansbury Island, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 0' 30" N112° 29' 30" W10.5km (6.5 miles)
Tooele Quarry, Faust Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 11' 2" N112° 23' 8" W11.0km (6.8 miles)
Barrow Pit, Faust Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 11' 3" N112° 23' 6" W11.0km (6.9 miles)
Lookout Pass Clay prospect, Lookout Pass, Onaqui Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 6' 54" N112° 34' 2" W11.7km (7.3 miles)
Godiva Occurrence, Iron King Mine, Columbia Mining District, Sheeprock Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 1' 18" N112° 32' 35" W12.2km (7.6 miles)
Lawrence Sharp, Iron King Mine, Columbia Mining District, Sheeprock Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 1' 24" N112° 32' 44" W12.2km (7.6 miles)
Vernon Creek Prospect, Blue Bell Mining District, Sheeprock Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA39° 58' 50" N112° 23' 13" W13.0km (8.1 miles)
Lookout Pass Thallium prospect, Little Valley, Sheeprock Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 4' 58" N112° 35' 48" W13.9km (8.7 miles)
Unknown Prospect (MRDS - 10012022), Rush Valley Mining District (Stockton Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 12' 6" N112° 20' 30" W14.5km (9.0 miles)
Hilltop Mine (Silver Hill Top 1-5 claims), Columbia Mining District, Sheeprock Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA39° 58' 32" N112° 31' 11" W14.9km (9.3 miles)
Contact No. 1 Occurrence, Erickson Mining District (Black Crook Mining District), Simpson Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA39° 57' 0" N112° 28' 0" W16.1km (10.0 miles)
Sheeprock Area Occurrence, Columbia Mining District, Sheeprock Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA39° 58' 0" N112° 32' 59" W17.1km (10.6 miles)
Sabie Mountain West Prospect, West Tintic Area, Boulder Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA39° 56' 39" N112° 22' 24" W17.2km (10.7 miles)
Unknown Prospect (MRDS - 10090869), West Tintic Area, Boulder Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA39° 56' 45" N112° 21' 2" W17.7km (11.0 miles)
Unknown Manganese Occurrence (MRDS - 10252474), Juab Co., Utah, USA39° 56' 45" N112° 21' 2" W17.7km (11.0 miles)
Unknown Prospect (MRDS - 10012037), West Tintic Area, Boulder Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA39° 58' 18" N112° 17' 45" W17.8km (11.0 miles)
Sheeprock Mountain Tin Lode and Placer, Erickson Mining District (Black Crook Mining District), Simpson Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA39° 56' 16" N112° 29' 20" W17.8km (11.1 miles)
Unknown Prospect (MRDS - 10275972), Juab Co., Utah, USA39° 58' 15" N112° 17' 45" W17.8km (11.1 miles)
Onaqui Mountains South Gypsum Quarries, Davis Knolls area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 12' 6" N112° 35' 17" W17.9km (11.2 miles)
Unknown Quarry (MRDS - 10012157), Davis Knolls area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 12' 7" N112° 35' 21" W18.0km (11.2 miles)
Unknown Quarry (MRDS - 10087516), Davis Knolls area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 12' 3" N112° 35' 29" W18.1km (11.2 miles)
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One of several Vernon Hills limestone quarries

Limestone Quarry, Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
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Conglomerate layer having hematitic matrix in Vernon Hills limestone quarry

Limestone Quarry, Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
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Small algal mounds in limestone at quarry in Vernon Hills

Limestone Quarry, Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
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Close-up of algal mound, limestone quarry in Vernon Hills

Limestone Quarry, Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
05760780014948816188959.jpg
One of several Vernon Hills limestone quarries

Limestone Quarry, Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
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Conglomerate layer having hematitic matrix in Vernon Hills limestone quarry

Limestone Quarry, Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
05733640014949026097726.jpg
Small algal mounds in limestone at quarry in Vernon Hills

Limestone Quarry, Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
02472360014949025838831.jpg
Close-up of algal mound, limestone quarry in Vernon Hills

Limestone Quarry, Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
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One of several Vernon Hills limestone quarries

Limestone Quarry, Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
08173480014949026083664.jpg
Conglomerate layer having hematitic matrix in Vernon Hills limestone quarry

Limestone Quarry, Vernon Hills Area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA

Minerals recorded nearby (within 18.1 km)

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Rock types recorded nearby (within 18.1 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

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Vernon Post OfficePost office40° 5' 33" N112° 25' 59" W0.1km (0.0 miles)
Vernon SchoolSchool40° 5' 35" N112° 25' 57" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day SaintsChurch40° 5' 40" N112° 25' 59" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Vernon Fire DepartmentBuilding(s)40° 5' 12" N112° 25' 59" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Vernon CemeteryCemetery40° 5' 10" N112° 25' 56" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
Bureau Land Management Fire Station West Desert Vernon StationBuilding(s)40° 6' 5" N112° 25' 41" W1.1km (0.7 miles)
Vernon CreekStream40° 4' 49" N112° 26' 26" W1.4km (0.9 miles)
Vernon AirstripAirport40° 6' 14" N112° 25' 17" W1.7km (1.0 miles)
Dutch CreekStream40° 3' 42" N112° 26' 7" W3.4km (2.1 miles)
North Oak Brush CreekStream40° 3' 32" N112° 27' 30" W4.2km (2.6 miles)

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