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Autunite No. 8 claim, Topaz Mountain, Thomas Range, Juab Co., Utah, USAi
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Autunite No. 8 claimClaim
Topaz MountainMountain
Thomas RangeMountain Range
Juab Co.County
UtahState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° 41' 50'' North , 113° 4' 40'' West
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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


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

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; Am.Min.: 45: 39-52
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Min Rec 10:271; Am.Min.: 45: 39-52
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; Am.Min.: 45: 39-52
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Am.Min.: 45: 39-52
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Am.Min.: 45: 39-52
Weeksite (TL)
Formula: K2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Outerbridge, W.F., et al (1960), Weeksite, a new uranium silicate from the Thomas Range, Juab County, Utah, Am.Min.: 45: 39-52; Min.Rec.: 10: 271.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Sanidine9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Weeksite (TL)9.AK.30K2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Weeksite (TL)53.3.2.1K2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Sanidine76.1.1.2K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
O CalciteCaCO3
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
KPotassium
K WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O
K SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
UUranium
U WeeksiteK2(UO2)2(Si5O13) · 4H2O

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]

Quaternary
0 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 2915733
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]

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

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Outerbridge, W.F., et al (1960), Weeksite, a new uranium silicate from the Thomas Range, Juab County, Utah, American Mineralogist: 45: 39-52.


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