North Tah Chee Wash Prospet

Occurrence in Apache county in Arizona, United States with commodities Uranium, Vanadium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10048365
MRDS ID M899957
Record type Site
Current site name North Tah Chee Wash Prospet

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -109.92041, 36.25946 (WGS84)
Elevation 2143
Relative position 0.2 MILES SOUTH OF BITTER WATER WASH
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arizona Apache

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Gila and Salt River 33N 23E 18 Arizona

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Uranium Tertiary
Vanadium Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Clay Ore
Metahewettite Ore
Tyuyamunite Ore

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Clastic Sedimentary Rock > Sandstone
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Cretaceous

Nearby scientific data

(1) -109.92041, 36.25946

Ore body information

  • General form PODS

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Comments on the production information

  • NO PRODUCTION KNOWN

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M899957

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    CHENOWETH, W.L., 1973, URANIUM DEPOSITS OF NE ARIZONA, NEW MEXICO GEOLOGIL SOCIETY 24TH FIELD GUIDEBOOK, P. 147-148.

  • Deposit

    PIERCE, W.H., 1970, COAL, OIL, NATURAL GAS, HELIUM, AND URANIUM IN ARIZONA, ARIZONA BUREAU OF MINES BULLETIN NO. 182, P. 252-254.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-FEB-1980 Bright, Daniel (Creasey, S.C.) U.S. Geological Survey