Monocco Mine, Gold Hill District (Clifton District), Deep Creek Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||40° 5' 31'' North , 113° 49' 5'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||40.09194,-113.81806|
|Köppen climate type:||BWk : Cold desert climate|
A former Cu-Au-Ag-Pb-Zn-As-Fe mine.
Development Status: Past Producer
Host Rock Unit: Ochre Mountain Limestone
Structure: Basin And Range, Fissures (Ne, 75-90w), Faults (Nw, Ne) Offset Beds Afew Feet
Host Rock: Sandstone, Limestone
Tectonic Structure: Geosyncline
20 valid minerals.
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|Cisuralian - Pennsylvanian|
272.3 - 323.2 Ma
Age: Paleozoic (272.3 - 323.2 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Oquirrh Group
Description: Oquirrh Group (10,000+ feet thick) of Cedar Mountains and vicinity, is equivalent, in part to Arcturus Formation and Ely Limestone elsewhere
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.