Nickel Mountain (Hanna Nickel Mine), Riddle District, Douglas Co., Oregon, USA
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|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||42° 57' 40'' North , 123° 26' 20'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||42.9611111111, -123.438888889|
REF:Deposit:: PECORA, W.T., AND HOBBS, S.W., 1942, NICKEL DEPOSITS NEAR RIDDLE, DOUGLAS COUNTY, OREGON: U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 931-I, P. 205-226.
Deposit:: BOGERT, J.R., 1960, HOW FERRONICKEL IS PRODUCED FROM LOW GRADE LATERITE BY THE UGINE PROCESS
Commodities (Major) - Nickel; (Minor) - PGE - Platinum, Cobalt, PGE - Palladium; (Trace) - PGE - Ruthenium, PGE - Iridium, PGE - Rhodium
Development Status: Producer
Deposit Model: 110: Lateritic Ni
Structure: See Comments, Rock Fault And Sring Fault Related To Saprolite Formation; Joints Related To Depth Of Saprolite; Former Water Table Related To Boxwork Ore.
Host Rock: Clay, Mud
Tectonic Structure: Klamath Mountains Accreted Terrane
6 valid minerals.
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