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Wig Mountain, Tooele County, Utah, United States


Type:Mountain - an elevation standing high above the surrounding area with small summit area, steep slopes and local relief of 300m or more
Mindat.org Region:Tooele Co., Utah, USA
Region:Tooele County, Utah, United States
Latitude:40° 18' 55" N
Longitude:113° 3' 54" W
Lat/Long (dec):40.31549,-113.06525
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate
Elevation:1,581m
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Wig Mountain Sand Dunes Occurrence, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 16' 54" N113° 2' 59" W4.0km (2.5 miles)
Wig Mountain Gravel Occurrence, Cedar Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 22' 11" N113° 2' 21" W6.5km (4.0 miles)
Dugway Proving Grounds NE Sand Dunes Occurrence, Dugway Mountains Mining District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 11' 20" N113° 6' 44" W14.6km (9.1 miles)
Tabbys Peak SW Gravel Occurrence, Cedar Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 21' 56" N112° 53' 32" W15.7km (9.7 miles)
Wildcat property, Wildcat Mountain area, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 27' 0" N113° 7' 32" W15.8km (9.8 miles)
Tabbys Peak SE Gravel Occurrence, Cedar Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 21' 39" N112° 52' 21" W17.1km (10.6 miles)
Wildcat Mountain SE Subsurface Brines Occurrence, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 21' 29" N113° 16' 36" W18.6km (11.5 miles)
Hickman Knolls Gravel Occurrence, Cedar Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 23' 18" N112° 52' 0" W18.7km (11.6 miles)
Wig Mountain NE Gravel Occurrence, Cedar Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 29' 12" N113° 2' 14" W19.2km (11.9 miles)
Wildcat Mountain SE Sand Dunes Occurrence, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 22' 14" N113° 17' 44" W20.5km (12.7 miles)
Unnamed Fluorine-Fluorite - Copper Prospect (MRDS - 10012154), Granite Mountain Mining District, Granite Mountain, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 9' 25" N113° 17' 7" W25.7km (15.9 miles)
Unnamed Copper Prospect (MRDS - 10087513), Granite Mountain Mining District, Granite Mountain, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 8' 2" N113° 17' 35" W28.0km (17.4 miles)
Desert Queen Prospect, Dugway Mountains Mining District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 7' 45" N113° 18' 37" W29.4km (18.2 miles)
Mica prospect, Dugway Mountains Mining District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 6' 55" N113° 18' 6" W30.0km (18.6 miles)
Quincy Spring Sand Dunes Occurrence, Cedar Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 36' 30" N112° 59' 8" W33.3km (20.7 miles)
Aragonite Sand Dunes Occurrence, Cedar Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 37' 48" N113° 1' 24" W35.1km (21.8 miles)
Black Crow Claim, Dugway Mountains Mining District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 0' 45" N113° 12' 28" W35.8km (22.2 miles)
Intrusive No. 2 Claim, Dugway Mountains Mining District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 0' 24" N113° 11' 35" W36.0km (22.4 miles)
Johnson Pass Sand Dunes occurrence, Skull Valley, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 19' 51" N112° 38' 22" W36.1km (22.4 miles)
Jumbo Mines, Dugway Mountains Mining District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 0' 6" N113° 11' 15" W36.4km (22.6 miles)
Ironsides shafts, Dugway Mountains Mining District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 0' 24" N113° 12' 28" W36.4km (22.6 miles)
Wanda Shafts (Ocean Incline), Dugway Mountains Mining District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 0' 15" N113° 11' 52" W36.4km (22.6 miles)
Buckhorn Canyon, Dugway Mountains Mining District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA39° 59' 29" N113° 7' 59" W36.5km (22.7 miles)
Black Maria No. 2, Dugway Mountains Mining District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 0' 10" N113° 12' 15" W36.7km (22.8 miles)
Hastings Pass Sand Dunes Occurrence, Cedar Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 38' 30" N112° 58' 42" W37.0km (23.0 miles)
Hidden Treasure Claim, Dugway Mountains Mining District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA39° 59' 30" N113° 10' 31" W37.2km (23.1 miles)
Kim W Mine (K-W Mine), Dugway Mountains Mining District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA39° 59' 5" N113° 9' 39" W37.6km (23.4 miles)
Dry Canyon Prospect, Columbia Mining District, Sheeprock Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 24' 38" N112° 38' 17" W37.7km (23.4 miles)
Virginia Claim, Dugway Mountains Mining District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA39° 59' 11" N113° 10' 32" W37.8km (23.5 miles)
Indian Hickman Canyon Copper Prospect, Columbia Mining District, Sheeprock Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA40° 25' 17" N112° 38' 29" W37.8km (23.5 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 20 km)

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Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Orr SpringsSpring(s)40° 19' 48" N112° 59' 23" W6.6km (4.1 miles)
Bitter SpringSpring(s)40° 19' 14" N112° 58' 23" W7.8km (4.9 miles)
Cane SpringsSpring(s)40° 20' 15" N112° 58' 6" W8.6km (5.3 miles)
Six Horse Pass CanyonValley40° 23' 33" N113° 2' 39" W8.8km (5.4 miles)
Six Horse PassGap40° 23' 7" N113° 0' 31" W9.1km (5.7 miles)
Cedar MountainsMountains40° 22' 51" N112° 59' 42" W9.4km (5.8 miles)
Cochran SpringSpring(s)40° 22' 32" N112° 57' 43" W11.0km (6.8 miles)
Six Horse Pass CanyonValley40° 23' 45" N112° 58' 38" W11.6km (7.2 miles)
Cedar SpringSpring(s)40° 25' 11" N113° 2' 53" W11.7km (7.3 miles)
White Rock SpringSpring(s)40° 19' 25" N112° 54' 19" W13.6km (8.4 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
USACountry
Great Salt Lake Desert, Nevada/Utah, USADesert
Utah, USAState
Tooele Co., Utah, USACounty
 
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