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Sunnyside shaft, Marysvale District (Marysvale Uranium area), Piute Co., Utah, USAi
Regional Level Types
Sunnyside shaftGroup of Shafts
Marysvale District (Marysvale Uranium area)Mining District
Piute Co.County
UtahState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 38° 29' 59'' North , 112° 14' 32'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 38.49997,-112.24245
GeoHash:G#: 9wb5jbew9
USGS MRDS Record:10107831
Locality type:Group of Shafts
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Marysvale407 (2017)5.7km
Joseph343 (2017)14.2km
Monroe2,293 (2017)17.9km
Elsinore857 (2017)21.9km
Central Valley554 (2017)25.9km


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3 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Cunningham, C.G., Rasmussen, J.D., Steven, T.A., Rye, R.O., Rowley, P.D., Romberger, S.B., and Selverstone, J. (1998): Mineralium Deposita 33, 477-494.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Cunningham, C.G., Rasmussen, J.D., Steven, T.A., Rye, R.O., Rowley, P.D., Romberger, S.B., and Selverstone, J. (1998): Mineralium Deposita 33, 477-494.
Torbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Uraninite var: Pitchblende
Formula: UO2
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 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende
4.DL.05UO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Torbernite8.EB.05Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Torbernite40.2a.13.1Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende
-UO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
O Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
CuCopper
Cu TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
UUranium
U TorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 12H2O
U Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2

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
0 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 2825236
Alluvium and colluvium

Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)

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:{unconsolidated alluvium,colluvium}

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]

Pliocene
2.588 - 5.333 Ma



ID: 3192312
Cenozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Pliocene (2.588 - 5.333 Ma)

Lithology: Volcanic 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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References

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- Cunningham, C.G., Rasmussen, J.D., Steven, T.A., Rye, R.O., Rowley, P.D., Romberger, S.B., and Selverstone, J. (1998): Hydrothermal uranium deposits containing molybdenum and fluorite in the Marysvale volcanic field, west-central Utah. Mineralium Deposita 33, 477-494.


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