Iron Blossom Mine (Iron Blossom Consolidated Mining Company), Silver City, Tintic District, East Tintic Mts, Juab Co., Utah, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||39° 55' North , 112° 5' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||39.91667,-112.08333|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate|
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16 valid minerals.
This geological map and associated 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 does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.
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|Quaternary - Miocene|
0 - 23.03 Ma
|Cenozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Cenozoic (0 - 23.03 Ma)
Lithology: Sedimentary rocks
Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. 
0 - 2.588 Ma
|Alluvium and colluvium|
23.03 - 33.9 Ma
Age: Oligocene (23.03 - 33.9 Ma)
Description: Silicified and opalized Tertiary volcanic and Paleozoic carbonate rocks whose origin is apparently related to Oligocene volcanic activity. Includes silicified breccia on southeast side of Gilson Mountains on or near trace of Leamington transcurrent fault.
Reference: Pampeyan, E.H. Geologic map of the Lynndyl 30′ x 60′ quadrangle, west-central Utah (digitized 2005). Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-1830.