Unidentified Clay Occurrence

Occurrence in Navajo county in Arizona, United States with commodity Clay

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10056450
MRDS ID TC00267
Record type Site
Current site name Unidentified Clay Occurrence

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -110.38403, 35.8417 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 2000(meters)
Relative position Estimated Location, +/- 1 Mile., Estimated Location, +/- 1 Mile., Estimated Location, +/- 1 Mile.
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Arizona Navajo

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Gila and Salt River 028N 018E 11,15 Arizona

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Clay Primary

Comments on the commodity information

  • APPRAISAL AS STRUCTURAL CLAY: GOOD.

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Clastic Sedimentary Rock
    Rock unit name Mesa Verde Group
    Rock description Mesa Verde Group
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Cretaceous
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Cretaceous

Nearby scientific data

(1) -110.38403, 35.8417

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Non-metallic
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS TC00267

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    KIERSCH, G.A., 1955, MINERAL RESOURCES NAVAJO-HOPI INDIAN RESERVATIONS, ARIZONA-UTAH: U OF A.

  • Deposit

    PEIRCE, H.W., 1990, ARIZONA GEOLOGICAL SURVEY INDUSTRIAL MINERAL CARD FILES.

  • Other Database

    CIMRI

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-JUN-92 Wells, Tina M. (Orris, Greta J.) U.S. Geological Survey
Updater 01-MAY-95 Orris, Greta J. U.S. Geological Survey