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Kim W Mine (K-W Mine), Dugway Mountains District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USAi
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Kim W Mine (K-W Mine)Mine
Dugway Mountains DistrictMining District
Dugway RangeMountain Range
Tooele Co.County
UtahState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 59' 6'' North , 113° 9' 40'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.98500,-113.16111
GeoHash:G#: 9rpe2zn9d
USGS MRDS Record:10012029
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Dugway795 (2017)44.1km


REF:Deposit:: STAATZ, M.H. AND CARR, W.J., 1964, GEOL. AND MIN. DEP. OF THE THOMAS AND DUGWAY RANGES, TOOELE AND JUAB CO.S, UT; U.S.G.S. PROF. PAP. 41
Deposit:: 1964 GEOLMAP STAATZ & CARR, 1964, USGS PP 41
Production:: EADS, JAMES P., 1981, U.G.M.S., ON SI
Commodities (Major) - Silver, Lead; (Minor) - Copper
Development Status: Occurrence
Host Rock Unit: Fandangle Limestone-Lost, Volcanic Flows (Undifferentiated)
Structure: Basin And Range, Buckhorn Thrust Fault
Host Rock: Dolomite, Limestone
Tectonic Structure: Sevier Orogenic Belt

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4 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
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
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Galena
Formula: PbS
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 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S BaryteBaSO4
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

Regional Geology

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



ID: 3185380
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. [154]

Serpukhovian - Tournaisian
323.2 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 2885516
Ochre Mountain Limestone and Woodman Formation

Age: Mississippian (323.2 - 358.9 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Ochre Mountain Limestone; Woodman Formation

Description: Ochre Mountain Limestone (Great Blue equivalent) and Woodman Formation (Deseret Humbug equivalent).

Comments: Original map source: Hintze, L.F., Willis, G.C., Laes, D.Y.M., Sprinkel, D.A., and Brown, K.D., 2000, Digital Geologic Map of Utah: Utah Geological Survey, Map 179DM, scale 1:500,000.

Lithology: Major:{limestone}, Minor:{sandstone,dolostone}, Incidental:{shale}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

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