Tecoma Mine (Old Tecoma Mine), Tecoma Hill, Lucin District, Pilot Range, Box Elder Co., Utah, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||41° 14' 53'' North , 114° 2' 23'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||41.24806,-114.03972|
|Köppen climate type:||BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate|
A former Pb-Ag-Zn-Fe-Cu-Mo mine located in the SE¼SE¼ sec. 8 and in the SW¼SW¼ sec. 9, T6N, R19W, SLM, on private (patented) land. MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 100 meters.
Mineralization is hosted in rocks of the Goilmette Formation (limestone, dolomite).
Local Geological Structures: NE-trending fault zone.
Related tectonic structures: Miogeosyncline.
19 valid minerals.
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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|Hirnantian - Tremadocian|
443.8 - 485.4 Ma
|Ely Springs Dm, Eureka Qtz, Crystal Peak Dm, Watson Ranch Qzt, and the Pogonip Group|
Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)
Comments: shallow platform
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.