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Vernal Field Combined prospect (Brush Creek; Vernal Field), Western Phosphate, Uintah Co., Utah, USAi
Regional Level Types
Vernal Field Combined prospect (Brush Creek; Vernal Field)Prospect
Western Phosphate- not defined -
Uintah Co.County
UtahState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 34' 59'' North , 109° 35' 59'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Maeser3,601 (2011)11.8km
Vernal11,200 (2017)15.4km
Naples2,212 (2017)19.3km
Whiterocks289 (2011)30.7km
Jensen412 (2011)32.6km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Little Diamond Mountain; Rock Creek Canyon; Split Mountain; Little Brush Creek; Ashley Creek; Dry Fork


REF:Deposit:: CLABAUGH, P. S., 1946, PERMIAN PHOSPHATE DEPOSITS OF
Deposit:: MONTANA, IDAHO, WYOMING, AND UTAH: U.S. GEOL. SURVEY
Deposit:: STRATEGIC MINER. INV. PRELIM. MAP 3-198, 1 SHEET.
Deposit:: GARRAND CORPORATION, 1975 (?), PHOSPHATE RES
Commodities (Major) - Phosphorus-Phosphates; (Trace) - Uranium
Development Status: Prospect

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range
Colorado Plateau, USAPlateau

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No minerals currently recorded for this locality.

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USGS MRDS Record:10129946
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