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Tintic Standard Mine, Tintic District, Utah Co., Utah, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 57' 20'' North , 112° 3' 40'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.95556,-112.06111
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


REF:Deposit:: MORRIS, H.T. AND T.S. LOVERING. THE TINTIC STANDARD MINE;
Deposit:: GENERAL GEOLOGY AND MINES OF THE EAST TINTIC MINING
Deposit:: DISTRICT, UTAH AND JUAB COUNTIES, UTAH.
Deposit:: MALCOLM,B.K. ORE DEPOSITS OF THE TINTIC STANDARD, NORTH
Commodities (Major) - Silver, Lead, Gold; (Minor) - Manganese, Zinc, Copper
Development Status: Producer
Host Rock: Limestone, Dolomite, Shale, Quartzite


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7 valid minerals.

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Middle Cambrian
501 - 513 Ma



ID: 3012376
Maxfield Limestone and Ophir Formation

Age: Cambrian (501 - 513 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Maxfield Limestone; Ophir Formation

Description: Maxfield Limestone (Opex Fm, Cole Canyon Dm, Bluebird Dm, Herkimer Ls, Dagmar Dm, and Teutonic Ls) and Ophir Formation.

Lithology: Major:{dolostone,limestone}, Minor:{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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