Prospect Mountain Quartzite

Prospect Mountain Quartzite.
State Utah
Name Prospect Mountain Quartzite
Geologic age Early to Middle Cambrian
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone > Arenite (Bed)low grade metamorphosed sandstone; burial depth
Comments beach sands; subsidence due to rifting
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.

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Counties Washington