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Sunday Mine (Pluto; West Slope; Neptune Claims), Newton Mining District, Beaver Co., Utah, USAi
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Sunday Mine (Pluto; West Slope; Neptune Claims)Mine
Newton Mining DistrictMining District
Beaver Co.County
UtahState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 23' 42'' North , 112° 33' 53'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Beaver3,007 (2017)14.7km
Marysvale407 (2017)29.7km
Junction183 (2017)34.8km
Circleville523 (2017)35.7km
Minersville869 (2017)37.2km


REF:Deposit:: CUNNINGHAM, C.G., AND STEVEN, T.A., 1980, GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE BEAVER NE QUADRANGLE, WEST-CENTRAL UTAH: U.S. GEOL. -SURVEY MAP MF-1191
Deposit:: ELEVATORSKI, A.E., 1982, VOLCANOGENIC GOLD DEPOSITS:MINOBRAS PUBLICATION, AVAILABLE FROM MINOBRAS,
Commodities (Major) - Gold, Uranium
Deposit Type: Replacement
Development Status: Past Producer
Host Rock Unit: Gravels
Structure: Marysvale Volcanic Field, Pioche-Marysvale Mineral Belt, Nne Striking Fracture Hosting A Quartz Vein, N-S Striking, Arcuate Normal Fault
Host Rock: Rhyolite, Andesite, Porphyry
Tectonic Structure: Basin And Range-Colorado Plateau Transition Zone

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3 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
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.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
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

OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
AuGold
Au GoldAu
USGS MRDS Record:10010592

Other Regions, Features and Areas containg this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
USA

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