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Site identification
Deposit identification number 10079012
MRDS identification number W027787
MAS/MILS identification number
Name of the site, deposit, or operation Uranium King
Previous names Cove Group
Geographic location
Latitude 37.59639
Longitude -110.19599
Geographic region NA
Country name United States
State name Utah
County name San Juan
Site characteristics
Operation type Unknown
Deposit type
Production size L
Development status Past Producer
Ore minerals or materials Chalcocite, Uraninite
Gangue minerals or materials
Other minerals or materials
Ore body form
Workings type
Mineral deposit model
Alteration processes
Concentration processes
Ore controls Paleochannels
Reporter Jones, Harold H.
Host rock unit name Chinle Formation, Shinarump
Host rock type Mudstone
Associated rock unit name
Associated rock type
Structural characteristics
Tectonic setting Stable Platform
References {Deposit:: THADEN, R. E., TRITES, A. F., AND FINNELL, T. L., 1964 , GEOLOGY AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE WHITE CANYON AREA, SAN JUAN AND GARFIELD CO., UTAH, U.S.G.S. BULL 1125}{Deposit:: FINNELL, T. L., FRANKS, P. C., AND HUBBARD, H. A., 1963 , GEOLOGY, ORE DEPOSITS AND EXPLORATORY DRILLING IN THE DEER FLAT AREA, WHITE CANYON DIST., SAN JUAN CO., UTAH, U.S.G.S. BULL 1132}{Production:: U.G.M.S. STUDY, 1973}{Reserve-Resource:: HAROLD JONES, 1977}
Modifier for YR_FST_PRD
Year of first production
Modifier for YR_LST_PRD
Year of last production
Modifier for DISC_YR
Discovery year
Production years
Discoverer
Commodities
Commodity type M
Primary commodities Uranium
Secondary commodities
Tertiary commodities Copper

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