West Shirley Basin Occurrence, Shirley Basin District, Carbon Co., Wyoming, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|West Shirley Basin Occurrence||Occurrence|
|Shirley Basin District||Mining District|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
42° 19' 60'' North , 104° 32' 60'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
HARSHMAN E. N., USGS - I53
Commodities (Major) - Uranium
Development Status: Occurrence
Host Rock Unit: Saltwash Member Morrison Formation
Host Rock: Sandstone
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Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
1 valid mineral.
Rock Types Recorded
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Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Uraninite|
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM|
|USGS MRDS Record:||10009405|
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