African prospect, White Hills Mining District, White Hills, Cerbat Mts (Cerbat Range), Mohave Co., Arizona, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|White Hills Mining District||Mining District|
|White Hills||Group of Hills|
|Cerbat Mts (Cerbat Range)||Mountain Range|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 44' 8'' North , 114° 22' 48'' West
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A Ag-Au occurrence/prospect located in sec. 12, T27N, R20W, G&SRM, on private land.
Mineralization is a vein deposit hosted in schist. The ore body strikes N80W and dips 70N at a width of 2.44 meters. Local schistosity dips 30N. Associated rocks include Pliocene-Neoproterozoic aphanitic volcanic Rock. Local rocks include early Proterozoic granitic rocks.
Workings include underground openings with an overall depth of 320 meters.
Regions containing this locality
|North America Plate||Tectonic Plate|
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1 valid mineral.
Rock Types Recorded
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Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Chlorargyrite|
Reference: Schrader, F.C. (1909), Mineral deposits of the Cerbat Range, Black Mountains, and the Grand Wash Cliffs, Mohave County, Arizona: USGS Bull. 397; MRDS file #10027868.
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 3 - Halides|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES|
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Schrader, F.C. (1909), Mineral deposits of the Cerbat Range, Black Mountains, and the Grand Wash Cliffs, Mohave County, Arizona: USGS Bulletin 397: 132.
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, deposit ID #10027868.
USGS MRDS ID #M004263.
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