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Cretaceous (3) sedimentary rocks in central Utah

State Utah
Name Cretaceous (3) sedimentary rocks in central Utah
Geologic age Late Cretaceous
Comments non-marine; in the San Pitch Mountains, Lawton and Weiss include Price River Formation conglomerates in the North Horn Formation
Primary rock type sandstone
Secondary rock type mudstone
Other rock types conglomerate
Lithologic constituents
Major
Sedimentary > Clastic > Sandstone (Bed)
Sedimentary > Clastic > Mudstone (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.
Counties Juab - Millard - Sanpete - Utah