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Cretaceous (3) sedimentary rocks in central Utah

StateUtah
NameCretaceous (3) sedimentary rocks in central Utah
Geologic ageLate Cretaceous
Original map labelK3
Commentsnon-marine; in the San Pitch Mountains, Lawton and Weiss include Price River Formation conglomerates in the North Horn Formation
Primary rock typesandstone
Secondary rock typemudstone
Other rock typesconglomerate
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Conglomerate (Bed)
Map references
Hintze, L.F., 1980, Geologic map of Utah: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, scale 1:500,000.
Unit references
Hintze, L.F., 1980, Geologic map of Utah: Utah Geological and Mineral Survey, scale 1:500,000.
Hintze, L.F., 1988, Geologic History of Utah: Brigham Young University Geology Studies Special Publication 7, 202 p.
Lawton, T.F., and Weiss, M.P., 1999, Geologic map of the Wales quadrangle, Juab and Sanpete Counties, Utah: Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 99-2, scale 1:24,000.
Guiseppe, A.C., and Heller, P.L., 1998, Long-term river response to the regional doming in the Price River Formation, central Utah: Geology, v. 26, no. 3, p. 239-242.
Geographic coverageJuab - Millard - Sanpete - Utah

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