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Red Mountain Alunite Deposit, Lake City District (Lake District), Hinsdale Co., Colorado, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 37° 58' 40'' North , 107° 20' 2'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 37.9777777778, -107.333888889
 

Commodities (Major) - Aluminum, Potassium, Sulfur - Sulfuric Acid
Development Status: Prospect
Deposit Model: 154: Epithermal quartz-alunite Au
Structure: San Juan-Uncompahgre Calderas, Lake City Caldera, Red Mountain Lava Dome, San Juan Volcanic Field, San Juan Depression
Host Rock: Quartz Latite
Tectonic Structure: Central Cordillera (Southern Rocky Mtns)

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5 entries listed. 5 valid minerals.

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References

REF:Deposit:: LARSEN, E.S., 1912, ALUNITE IN THE SAN CRISTOBAL QUADRANGLE, COLORADO: USGS BULL. 530-F, 5 P.
Deposit:: HALL, R.B., 1978, WORLD NONBAUXITIC ALUMINUM RESOURCES--ALUNITE: USGS PROF. PAPER 1076-A, 35 P.
Deposit:: HALL, R.B., 1980, ALUNITE--A POT

 
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