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Utahlite claim (Lucin Variscite), Utahlite Hill, Lucin, Lucin District, Pilot Range, Box Elder Co., Utah, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° 24' 12'' North , 113° 54' 16'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 41.40333,-113.90444
GeoHash:G#: 9rr5811rf
Locality type:Claim
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate


Utahlite is a trade name for gem variscite from Utah.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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19 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Reference: J. Marty (1995) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim (Edison and Bird Mine), Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Microprobe 8-2:4-10
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: J. Marty (1995) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim (Edison and Bird Mine), Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Microprobe 8-2:4-10
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Don Howard (1999) Montgomeryite. Microprobe 8-10:11-13
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Reference: Don Howard (1999) Montgomeryite. Microprobe 8-10:11-13
Iangreyite
Formula: Ca2Al7(PO4)2(PO3OH)2(OH,F)15 · 8H2O
Reference: Erik Vercammen collection
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: J. Marty (1995) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim (Edison and Bird Mine), Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Microprobe 8-2:4-10
Krásnoite
Formula: Ca3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)12.1F2 · 8H2O
Reference: Mills, S.J., Sejkora, J., Kampf, A.R., Grey, I.E., Bastow, T.J., Ball, N.A., Adams, P.M., Raudsepp, M. and Cooper, M.A. (2012) Krásnoite, the fluorophosphate analogue of perhamite, from the Huber open pit, Czech Republic and the Silver Coin mine, Nevada, USA. Mineralogical Magazine, 76, 625 - 634.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Lipscombite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Joe Marty, Donald G. Howard, Henry Barwood (1999) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim, Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 99-6.
Metavariscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: J. Marty (1995) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim (Edison and Bird Mine), Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Microprobe 8-2:4-10
Minyulite
Formula: KAl2(PO4)2(OH,F) · 4H2O
Reference: J. Marty (1995) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim (Edison and Bird Mine), Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Microprobe 8-2:4-10
Mitridatite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Reference: Joe Marty, Donald G. Howard, Henry Barwood (1999) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim, Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 99-6.
Montgomeryite
Formula: Ca4MgAl4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 12H2O
Reference: Don Howard (1999) Montgomeryite. Microprobe 8-10:11-13
Perhamite
Formula: Ca3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
Reference: Joe Marty, Donald G. Howard, Henry Barwood (1999) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim, Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 99-6.
Phosphosiderite ?
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: J. Marty (1995) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim (Edison and Bird Mine), Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Microprobe 8-2:4-10
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: J. Marty (1995) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim (Edison and Bird Mine), Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Microprobe 8-2:4-10; Shubat, M. A. (1988). Scandium-bearing Aluminum Phosphate Deposits of Utah. Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, Department of Natural Resources and Energy, State of Utah. RI 209
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Shubat, M. A. (1988). Scandium-bearing Aluminum Phosphate Deposits of Utah. Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, Department of Natural Resources and Energy, State of Utah. RI 209
Strengite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: J. Marty (1995) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim (Edison and Bird Mine), Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Microprobe 8-2:4-10
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: J. Marty (1995) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim (Edison and Bird Mine), Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Microprobe 8-2:4-10; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Shubat, M. A. (1988). Scandium-bearing Aluminum Phosphate Deposits of Utah. Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, Department of Natural Resources and Energy, State of Utah. RI 209
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Joe Marty, Donald G. Howard, Henry Barwood (1999) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim, Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 99-6.
Wardite
Formula: NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 941.; J. Marty (1995) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim (Edison and Bird Mine), Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Microprobe 8-2:4-10
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Joe Marty, Donald G. Howard, Henry Barwood (1999) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim, Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 99-6.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Iangreyite8.DE.45Ca2Al7(PO4)2(PO3OH)2(OH,F)15 · 8H2O
Krásnoite8.DO.20Ca3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)12.1F2 · 8H2O
Lipscombite8.BB.90Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Metavariscite8.CD.05AlPO4 · 2H2O
Minyulite8.DH.05KAl2(PO4)2(OH,F) · 4H2O
Mitridatite8.DH.30Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Montgomeryite8.DH.25Ca4MgAl4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 12H2O
Perhamite8.DO.20Ca3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
Phosphosiderite ?8.CD.05FePO4 · 2H2O
Strengite8.CD.10FePO4 · 2H2O
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Vivianite8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Wardite8.DL.10NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
Wavellite8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
Limonite-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Vivianite40.3.6.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Metavariscite40.4.3.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Phosphosiderite ?40.4.3.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Strengite40.4.1.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite41.8.1.4Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Lipscombite41.10.2.1Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Wardite42.7.8.2NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Mitridatite42.8.4.1Ca2Fe3+3(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Minyulite42.11.5.1KAl2(PO4)2(OH,F) · 4H2O
Montgomeryite42.11.8.1Ca4MgAl4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 12H2O
Miscellaneous
Iangreyite42.13.19.Ca2Al7(PO4)2(PO3OH)2(OH,F)15 · 8H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Hydrated Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Krásnoite43.5.10.2Ca3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)12.1F2 · 8H2O
Perhamite43.5.10.1Ca3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H IangreyiteCa2Al7(PO4)2(PO3OH)2(OH,F)15 · 8H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H KrásnoiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)12.1F2 · 8H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H LipscombiteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2
H MetavarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H MinyuliteKAl2(PO4)2(OH,F) · 4H2O
H MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
H MontgomeryiteCa4MgAl4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 12H2O
H PerhamiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
H PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
H StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H WarditeNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
H WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
CCarbon
C Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
OOxygen
O Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O IangreyiteCa2Al7(PO4)2(PO3OH)2(OH,F)15 · 8H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O KrásnoiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)12.1F2 · 8H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O LipscombiteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2
O MetavarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O MinyuliteKAl2(PO4)2(OH,F) · 4H2O
O MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
O MontgomeryiteCa4MgAl4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 12H2O
O PerhamiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
O PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O WarditeNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
O WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
FFluorine
F Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F IangreyiteCa2Al7(PO4)2(PO3OH)2(OH,F)15 · 8H2O
F KrásnoiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)12.1F2 · 8H2O
F MinyuliteKAl2(PO4)2(OH,F) · 4H2O
NaSodium
Na WarditeNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg MontgomeryiteCa4MgAl4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 12H2O
AlAluminium
Al CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al IangreyiteCa2Al7(PO4)2(PO3OH)2(OH,F)15 · 8H2O
Al KrásnoiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)12.1F2 · 8H2O
Al MetavarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
Al MinyuliteKAl2(PO4)2(OH,F) · 4H2O
Al MontgomeryiteCa4MgAl4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 12H2O
Al PerhamiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
Al WarditeNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
Al WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si KrásnoiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)12.1F2 · 8H2O
Si PerhamiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
P CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P IangreyiteCa2Al7(PO4)2(PO3OH)2(OH,F)15 · 8H2O
P KrásnoiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)12.1F2 · 8H2O
P LipscombiteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2
P MetavarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
P MinyuliteKAl2(PO4)2(OH,F) · 4H2O
P MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
P MontgomeryiteCa4MgAl4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 12H2O
P PerhamiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
P PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
P StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
P VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
P WarditeNaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 · 2H2O
P WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
SSulfur
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K MinyuliteKAl2(PO4)2(OH,F) · 4H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Ca CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca IangreyiteCa2Al7(PO4)2(PO3OH)2(OH,F)15 · 8H2O
Ca KrásnoiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)12.1F2 · 8H2O
Ca MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Ca MontgomeryiteCa4MgAl4(PO4)6(OH)4 · 12H2O
Ca PerhamiteCa3Al7.7Si3P4O23.5(OH)14.1 · 8H2O
FeIron
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe LipscombiteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2
Fe MitridatiteCa2Fe33+(PO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Fe PhosphosideriteFePO4 · 2H2O
Fe StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
Fe VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
PbLead
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)

Regional Geology

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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Quaternary - Miocene
0 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3185380
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cenozoic (0 - 23.03 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]

Lopingian - Cisuralian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 2825451
Gerster Limestone, Plympton Formation and Kaibab Limestone

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Gerster Limestone; Plympton Formation; Kaibab Limestone

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:{carbonate}, Incidental:{mixed clastic, chert}

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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References

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Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 941.
Shubat, M. A. (1988). Scandium-bearing Aluminum Phosphate Deposits of Utah. Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, Department of Natural Resources and Energy, State of Utah. RI 209
Joe Marty, Donald G. Howard, Henry Barwood (1999) Minerals of the Utahlite Claim, Lucin, Box Elder County, Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 99-6.
Mills, S.J., Sejkora, J., Kampf, A.R., Grey, I.E., Bastow, T.J., Ball, N.A., Adams, P.M., Raudsepp, M. and Cooper, M.A. (2012) Krásnoite, the fluorophosphate analogue of perhamite, from the Huber open pit, Czech Republic and the Silver Coin mine, Nevada, USA. Mineralogical Magazine, 76, 625-634.


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