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Allah Mine, West Tintic Mining District, Juab Co., Utah, USAi
Regional Level Types
Allah MineMine (Abandoned)
West Tintic Mining District- not defined -
Juab Co.County
UtahState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° 50' 26'' North , 112° 23' 8'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Mine (Abandoned)
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Eureka666 (2017)25.9km
Vernon275 (2017)28.2km
Leamington231 (2017)35.1km
Lynndyl111 (2017)35.7km
Mount Nebo302 (2006)38.7km


Commodities (Major) - Zinc, Lead
Deposit Type: Replacement
Host Rock Unit: Sunrise Peak Stock
Structure: Basin & Range, Overthrusting Of Proterozoic Rocks Over Paleozoic. Area Forms Steep Homocline Striking N-S.
Host Rock: Limestone, Dolomite, Quartzite
Tectonic Structure: Sevier Orogenic Belt


THE ORE IS A QUARTZ - BARITE - GALENA TYPE

WORKINGS CONSIST OF A 198 FT SHAFT & SURFACE PITS

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Note: data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

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Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: From USGS MRDS database
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O QuartzSiO2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
STRINGHAM, B.F., 1942, MINERALIZATION IN THE WEST TINTIC DISTRICT, GSA BULL., V. 53, NO. 2.
GSA BULL V53 NO 2
PERRY, L.I. & MCCARTHY, B., 1976, LEAD & ZINC IN UTAH: UT. GEOL. & MIN. SURVEY SS #22.
MIN SURVEY SS NO 22
CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 03-21-1958
1920 RECON BUTLER, B.S., USGS PP 111
1945 RECON HOBBS, S.W., USGS OPEN FILE RPT
1961 COMPILE USBM INFORMATION CIRC. 8014
EVERTS, M.L., 1980, ON SITE INVESTIGATION: UTAH GEOL. AND MIN. SUR.

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Link to USGS MRDS:10020285
Link to USGS MRDS:10130441

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