North Amethyst vein, Creede District, Mineral Co., Colorado, USA
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|Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||37° North , 106° West (est.)|
|Margin of Error:||~1km|
|Köppen climate type:||Dfc : Subarctic climate|
Near the Equity Mine. Was discovered by Homestake Mining in 1983.
NOTE: This locality is not lusted in the USGS MRDS database.
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34 valid minerals.
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Foley, N. K.; Caddey, S. W.; Byington, C. B.; Vardiman, D. M. (1993) Mineralogy, mineral chemistry, and paragenesis of gold, silver, and base-metal ores of the North Amethyst vein system, San Juan Mountains, Mineral County, Colorado. USGS Professional Paper 1537.
Eckel, Edwin B. (1997), Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised.