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Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded from this region.
Mineral ListMineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
767 valid minerals. 99 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.
Rock Types Recorded
Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!
Rock list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Select Rock List TypeAlphabetical List Tree Diagram
Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.
- Igneous rock
- Normal crystalline igneous rock
- Exotic crystalline igneous rock
- Glassy igneous rock
- Volcaniclastic igneous rock and sediment
- ⓘ Pegmatite
- Sedimentary rock and sediment
- ⓘ Metamorphic rock
- Unclassifed rock
- Lunar, meteorite and other extra-terrestrial rock and sediment
- Superficial deposit
Localities in this Region
This page contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
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Butler, B. S.; Loughlin, G. F.; Heikes, V. C.; and others (1920): The ore deposits of Utah. USGS Professional Paper 111.
Chronic, H. (1990): Roadside Geology of Utah. Mountain Press Publishing Company, 326 pp. (5th printing, May 1997).
James R. Wilson (1995): A collector's guide to rock, mineral, & fossil localities of Utah. Utah Geological Survey Misc. Pub. 95-4.
Carl L. Ege (2005): Selected Mining Districts of Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 05-5.