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South Ouray No. 1 well, Ouray, Uteland Knoll District (Ouray District), Uintah Co., Utah, USAi
Regional Level Types
South Ouray No. 1 wellWell
Ouray- not defined -
Uteland Knoll District (Ouray District)Mining District
Uintah Co.County
UtahState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 1' 11'' North , 109° 39' 17'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.01960,-109.65480
GeoHash:G#: 9x458trg1
Locality type:Well
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Randlett220 (2011)27.0km
Fort Duchesne714 (2011)34.3km
Ballard1,106 (2017)38.7km
Myton639 (2017)39.7km
Roosevelt6,980 (2017)42.1km


A well located 8.0 km (4.9 miles) SSE of Ouray.

~2000 foot depth.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: American Mineralogist (1952) 37:342-344
Elpidite
Formula: Na2ZrSi6O15 · 3H2O
Reference: Min Rec 8:5 p369
Garrelsite (TL)
Formula: Ba3NaSi2B7O16(OH)4
Type Locality:
Reference: Milton, C., Axelrod, J.M., Grimaldi, F.S. (1955) New mineral, garrelsite (Ba.65Ca.29Mg.06)4H6Si2B6O20, from the Green River formation, Utah. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America: 66: 1597-1597; Fleischer, M. (1956) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 41: 671-674
Leucosphenite
Formula: BaNa4Ti2B2Si10O30
Reference: Min Rec 8:5 p369
Loughlinite
Formula: Na2Mg3Si6O16 · 8H2O
Reference: Min Rec 8:5 p369
Nahcolite
Formula: NaHCO3
Reference: Am Min 41:672
Neighborite
Formula: NaMgF3
Reference: Min Rec 8:5 p369
Reedmergnerite
Formula: NaBSi3O8
Reference: Min Rec 8:5 p369
Searlesite
Formula: Na(H2BSi2O7)
Reference: Am Min 41:672
Shortite
Formula: Na2Ca2(CO3)3
Reference: Am Min 41:672; American Mineralogist (1952) 37:342-344
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: Am Min 41:672

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 3 - Halides
Neighborite3.AA.35NaMgF3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Nahcolite5.AA.15NaHCO3
Shortite5.AC.25Na2Ca2(CO3)3
Group 9 - Silicates
Elpidite9.DG.65Na2ZrSi6O15 · 3H2O
Garrelsite (TL)9.AJ.15Ba3NaSi2B7O16(OH)4
Leucosphenite9.DP.15BaNa4Ti2B2Si10O30
Loughlinite9.EE.25Na2Mg3Si6O16 · 8H2O
Reedmergnerite9.FA.35NaBSi3O8
Searlesite9.EF.15Na(H2BSi2O7)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
Group 11 - HALIDE COMPLEXES
AmBX3
Neighborite11.1.1.1NaMgF3
Group 13 - ACID CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Nahcolite13.1.1.1NaHCO3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Miscellaneous
Shortite14.4.1.1Na2Ca2(CO3)3
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with B in [4] coordination
Garrelsite (TL)54.2.4.1Ba3NaSi2B7O16(OH)4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Searlesite71.3.5.4Na(H2BSi2O7)
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with corrugated and complex layers
Elpidite72.5.4.2Na2ZrSi6O15 · 3H2O
Leucosphenite72.5.2.1BaNa4Ti2B2Si10O30
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Loughlinite74.3.1b.3Na2Mg3Si6O16 · 8H2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Reedmergnerite76.1.4.1NaBSi3O8

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GarrelsiteBa3NaSi2B7O16(OH)4
H NahcoliteNaHCO3
H SearlesiteNa(H2BSi2O7)
H ElpiditeNa2ZrSi6O15 · 3H2O
H LoughliniteNa2Mg3Si6O16 · 8H2O
BBoron
B GarrelsiteBa3NaSi2B7O16(OH)4
B SearlesiteNa(H2BSi2O7)
B ReedmergneriteNaBSi3O8
B LeucospheniteBaNa4Ti2B2Si10O30
CCarbon
C NahcoliteNaHCO3
C ShortiteNa2Ca2(CO3)3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O GarrelsiteBa3NaSi2B7O16(OH)4
O NahcoliteNaHCO3
O ShortiteNa2Ca2(CO3)3
O SearlesiteNa(H2BSi2O7)
O ElpiditeNa2ZrSi6O15 · 3H2O
O LoughliniteNa2Mg3Si6O16 · 8H2O
O ReedmergneriteNaBSi3O8
O LeucospheniteBaNa4Ti2B2Si10O30
O CalciteCaCO3
FFluorine
F NeighboriteNaMgF3
NaSodium
Na GarrelsiteBa3NaSi2B7O16(OH)4
Na NahcoliteNaHCO3
Na ShortiteNa2Ca2(CO3)3
Na SearlesiteNa(H2BSi2O7)
Na ElpiditeNa2ZrSi6O15 · 3H2O
Na LoughliniteNa2Mg3Si6O16 · 8H2O
Na ReedmergneriteNaBSi3O8
Na NeighboriteNaMgF3
Na LeucospheniteBaNa4Ti2B2Si10O30
MgMagnesium
Mg LoughliniteNa2Mg3Si6O16 · 8H2O
Mg NeighboriteNaMgF3
SiSilicon
Si GarrelsiteBa3NaSi2B7O16(OH)4
Si SearlesiteNa(H2BSi2O7)
Si ElpiditeNa2ZrSi6O15 · 3H2O
Si LoughliniteNa2Mg3Si6O16 · 8H2O
Si ReedmergneriteNaBSi3O8
Si LeucospheniteBaNa4Ti2B2Si10O30
SSulfur
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
CaCalcium
Ca ShortiteNa2Ca2(CO3)3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
TiTitanium
Ti LeucospheniteBaNa4Ti2B2Si10O30
ZnZinc
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
ZrZirconium
Zr ElpiditeNa2ZrSi6O15 · 3H2O
BaBarium
Ba GarrelsiteBa3NaSi2B7O16(OH)4
Ba LeucospheniteBaNa4Ti2B2Si10O30

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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Holocene
0 - 0.0117 Ma



ID: 2391433
mixed alluvium and eolian deposits

Age: Anthropocene (0 - 0.0117 Ma)

Description: Unconsolidated alluvial mud, silt, and sand mixed with windblown sand and silt; many of these deposits are in tributary stream channels of the Green River, along smaller streams, and in other intermittent stream drainages and locally grade into Qac; less than 10 m thick.

Reference: Sprinkel, D.H. Geologic map of the Vernal 30′ x 60′ quadrangle, Uintah and Duchesne Counties, Utah, and Moffat and Rio Blanco, Colorado. Utah Geological Survey Open-File-Report 506DM. [56]

Rupelian - Middle Eocene
28.1 - 47.8 Ma



ID: 2878356
Duchesne River, Uinta and Bridger Formations

Age: Paleogene (28.1 - 47.8 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Duchesne River Formation; Uinta Formation; Bridger Formation

Description: Duchesne River Fm, Uinta Formation (south of Uinta Mtns.) and Bridger Formation (north of Uinta Mtns.).

Comments: lacustrine and fluvial 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:{conglomerate,volcanic}, Incidental:{felsic volcanic}

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]

Eocene
33.9 - 56 Ma



ID: 3190876
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Eocene (33.9 - 56 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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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American Mineralogist (1952): 37: 342-344.
Milton, C., Axelrod, J.M., Grimaldi, F.S. (1955) New mineral, garrelsite (Ba.65Ca.29Mg.06)4H6Si2B6O20, from the Green River formation, Utah. Bulletin of the Geological Society of America: 66: 1597-1597.
Fleischer, M. (1956) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 41: 671-674.
Mineralogical Record: 8(5): 369.


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