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Tom Holliday prospect, Monument Valley District (Monumental District), San Juan Co., Utah, USAi
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Monument Valley District (Monumental District)Mining District
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° 1' 6'' North , 110° 15' 35'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Oljato-Monument Valley674 (2016)1.5km
Oljato-Monument Valley154 (2017)7.1km
Kayenta5,189 (2011)32.3km
Halchita266 (2011)35.0km
Dennehotso746 (2011)41.5km


Commodities (Trace) - Uranium
Development Status: Occurrence
Host Rock Unit: Salt Wash Member, Morrison Formation
Host Rock: Conglomerate, Sandstone, Siltstone
Tectonic Structure: Stable Platform

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North America PlateTectonic Plate
Colorado Plateau, USAPlateau
Navajo Nation Indian Reservation, USAReservation
Hopi-Navajo Indian Reservations, Colorado Plateau, Apache; Navajo and San Juan Cos., Arizona & Utah, USA

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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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Early Triassic
247.2 - 251.902 Ma



ID: 2936296
Moenkopi Formation

Age: Early Triassic (247.2 - 251.902 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Moenkopi Formation

Description: fluvial, mudflat, sabkha, shallow marine; redbeds

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:{sandstone mudstone}, Minor:{limestone}, Incidental:{gypsum, conglomerate}

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]

Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3188526
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 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]

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TRIMBLE, D. E., LEWIS, R. Q. SR., 1959, GEOLOGY AND URANIUM DEPOSITS OF MONUMENT VALLEY, SAN JUAN CO., UTAH, USGS BULL. 1087 - D
GUIDEBOOK TO URANIUM DEPOSITS OF WESTERN U.S., USAEC 1959 COMPILE TRIMBLE D. E., BULLETI

USGS MRDS Record:10079278
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