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Tertiary (3) sedimentary rocks in southeastern Utah

StateUtah
NameTertiary (3) sedimentary rocks in southeastern Utah
Geologic ageEocene
Original map labelT3
Commentsinterfingers with Green River Formation
Primary rock typesandstone
Secondary rock typemudstone
Other rock typeslimestone
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)
Minor
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mixed-clastic > Siltstone-mudstone (Bed)
Incidental
Sedimentary > Carbonate > Limestone (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.
Witkind, I.J., Weiss, M.P., and Brown, T.L., 1987, Geologic map of the Manti 30' x 60' quadrangle, Carbon, Emery, Juab, Sanpete, and Sevier counties, Utah: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-1631, scale 1:100.000.
Witkind, I.J., 1981, Reconnaissance geologic map of the Redmond quadrangle, Sampete and Sevier Counties, Utah: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Investigations Series Map I-1304 A, scale 1:24,000.
Mattox, S R. and Weiss, M.P., 1989, Stratigraphic relations of the Eocene Green River and Crazy Hollow formations, central Utah [abst.]: Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs v. 21, no. 5, p. 113.
Geographic coverageEmery - Grand

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