Sylvanite Mine, Beartown District (Bear Creek District), San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||37° 42' 41'' North , 107° 30' 51'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||37.711387634277344, -107.51416778564453|
REF:Deposit:: STEVEN, T.A., AND OTHERS, 1969, MINERAL RESOURCES OF THE SAN JUAN PRIMITIVE AREA, COLORADO: USGS BULL. 1261-F, P. 67-71, 89-90.
Deposit:: STEVEN, T.A., AND OTHERS, 1974, GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE DURANGO QUADRANGLE, SOUTHWESTERN COLORADO: USGS MAP I
Commodities (Major) - Silver, Gold; (Minor) - Copper, Lead; (Trace) - Tellurium, Antimony, Zinc
Deposit Type: Vein
Development Status: Past Producer
Deposit Model: 84: Alakaline Au-Te (Au-Ag-Te veins)
Host Rock Unit: Uncompahgre Formation
Structure: San Juan Uplift, San Juan Volcanic Field, San Juan Uplift, Unnamed Fault, Unnamed Anticline
Host Rock: Slate, Phyllite
Tectonic Structure: Central Cordillera (Southern Rocky Mtns)
13 valid minerals.
Rock Types RecordedEntries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.
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