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Scheelite Queen Mine, Notch Peak District, House Range, Millard Co., Utah, USAi
Regional Level Types
Scheelite Queen MineMine
Notch Peak DistrictPeak
House RangeMountain Range
Millard Co.County
UtahState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° 15' 0'' North , 113° 26' 59'' West
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Commodities (Major) - Tungsten
Development Status: Producer
Host Rock Unit: Limestones Of Harrington Formation

REF:Deposit:: EVERTS, M.L., 1979, UTAH GEOL. & MIN SURVEY: ON SITE INVESTIGATION
Deposit:: HINTZE, L.F., 1974, PRELIM. GEOL. MAP OF NOTCH PEAK QUAD, MILLARD CO, UTAH: USGS MF 636
Deposit:: EVERETT, F.D., 1961, TUNGSTEN DEPOSITS OF UTAH: USBM INFOR. CIRC
Commodities (Major) - Tungsten; (Minor) - Molybdenum
Development Status: Past Producer
Host Rock Unit: Big Horse Member Of The Orr Formation (Host), Big Horse Can Ls Mbr Of Orr Formation
Structure: Basin & Range, East Limb Of Se Dipping Fault Block That Has Been Domed By Jurassic Intrusion
Host Rock: Limestone
Tectonic Structure: Cordilleran Geosyncline

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3 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; 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
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
CaCalcium
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
MoMolybdenum
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)

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Krahulec, Ken (2018), Open-File Report 695, Utah Geological Survey, 1 Map, Scale 1:1,000,000, 191 p. https://geology.utah.gov/new-publication-utah-mining-districts/

USGS MRDS Record:10009962
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