Migliaccio

Past Producer in Emery county in Utah, United States with commodities Uranium, Vanadium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10072985
MRDS ID W018739
Record type Site
Current site name Migliaccio
Related records 10203220

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -110.68213, 38.68858 (WGS84)
Elevation 2012
Relative position 100 FT SW OF TEMPLE MOUNTAIN PEAK
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Utah Emery

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Salt Lake 024S 011E 27 Utah

Comments on the location information

  • SW 1/4, SE 1/4, SE 1/4, SEC 27

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Uranium Primary
Vanadium Secondary

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Clastic Sedimentary Rock > Sandstone
    Rock unit name Wingate Sandstone
    Rock description Wingate Sandstone
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Triassic
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Triassic

Nearby scientific data

(1) -110.68213, 38.68858

Geologic structures

Type Description Terms
Regional San Rafael Swell
Local Temple Mountain Collapse

Ore body information

  • General form ROLL TYPE LENSING
    Strike N 90 E
    Dip 22 DEG NE
    Thickness 0.61M
    Depth to bottom 12.19M
    Depth to top 3.05M
    Width 6.1M
    Length 15.24M

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No
Discovery year 1955
Discovery method Ore-Mineral In Place

Mining district

District name Temple Mountain Area

Workings at the site

  • Type of workings Underground
    Length 18.29M
    Overall depth 6.1M

Comments on the workings information

  • MINE CONSISTS OF TWO ADITS NO SUPPORT NEEDED

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W018739

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    HAWLEY, C. C., 1957, SAN RAFAEL SWELL, UTAH GEOLOGIC INVESTIGATIONS OF RADIOACTIVE DEPOSITS: USAEC TEL-690

  • Deposit

    HAWLEY, C. C., AND OTHERS, 1965, GEOLOGY AND URANIUM DEPOSITS OF THE TEMPLE MTN. DISTRICT, EMERY CO., UT.: USGS BULL. 1192

  • Deposit

    HAWLEY, C. C., AND OTHERS, 1968, GEOLOGY, ALTERED ROCKS, AND ORE DEPOSITS OF THE SAN RAFAEL SWELL, EMERY CO., UT.: USGS BULL. 1239

  • Deposit

    1957 RECON U.S.A.E.C.

  • Deposit

    1965 COMPILE HAWLEY, C. C. - BULLETIN

  • Deposit

    1968 COMPILE HAWLEY, C. C. - BULLETIN

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit Discovery Year: 1950'S

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAR-1977 Mc Carthy, Blair M. U.S. Geological Survey