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Ontonagon Boulder, Ontonagon River, Ontonagon Co., Michigan, USAi
Regional Level Types
Ontonagon Boulder- not defined -
Ontonagon RiverRiver
Ontonagon Co.County
MichiganState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 41' 11'' North , 89° 14' 2'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ontonagon1,324 (2017)21.4km
White Pine474 (2017)27.7km
Watersmeet428 (2017)46.7km
Marenisco254 (2017)49.4km


On the west branch of the river. Approximately Sec 31 T50N R39W (Now Victoria Dam). First recorded visit by Alexander Henry in 1760. Purchased and removed by Mr. Eldred in 1843. Presently in the Smithsonian collection.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan, USAPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Copper
Formula: Cu
Habit: 1.5 ton mass
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu

List of minerals for each chemical element

CuCopper
Cu CopperCu

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