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Metamunirite from
Burro Mine (C-SR-13 Mesa), Slick Rock District, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Metamunirite
Formula:NaVO3
Description
Type Locality:Burro Mine (C-SR-13 Mesa), Slick Rock District, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA is the type locality for Metamunirite
Comments:Metamunirite , the othorhombic form of sodium metavanadate, is one of the most recently described of the many vanadium minerals found in the Colorado Plateau uranium-vanadium deposits. This species probably is a dehydration product of munirite. As far a
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Mineralogical Magazine(1991) 55, 509-513; "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", p. 320, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Metamunirite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Burro Mine (C-SR-13 Mesa), Slick Rock District, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
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Nearest other occurrences of Metamunirite
8.0km (5.0 miles) A Sunday Mine, Slick Rock District, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) B Blue Streak Mine, Bull Canyon District, Montrose Co., Colorado, USA
152.4km (94.7 miles) C Yellow Cat, Trachyte District, Henry Mts, Garfield Co., Utah, USA
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