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Mouat-Sampson Mine (Mouat; Mountain View), Stillwater Co., Montana, USAi
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Mouat-Sampson Mine (Mouat; Mountain View)Mine
Stillwater Co.County
MontanaState
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
45° 23' 15'' North , 109° 54' 21'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Absarokee1,150 (2011)39.0km
Greycliff112 (2011)42.8km
Reed Point193 (2011)45.6km
Big Timber1,648 (2017)49.9km


REF:Deposit:: WIMMLER, N.L., 1948, INVESTIGATION OF CHROMITE DEPOSITS OF THE STILLWATER COMPLEX, STILLWATER AND SWEETGRASS COUNTIES, MONT.: U.S. BUREAU OF MINES REPORT OF INVESTIGATIONS 4368, P. 19-22.
Deposit:: JACKSON, E.D., 1968, THE CHROMITE DEPOSITS O
Commodities (Major) - Chromium; (Minor) - PGE - Rhodium, PGE - Palladium, PGE - Platinum
Development Status: Past Producer
Deposit Model: 2: Bushveld Cr
Host Rock Unit: Green River
Structure: Lake Fault (N72w, Dip 60sw), Cliff Fault (N75w, Dip 70sw), The Stillwater Complex Is Exposed Along The Northern Margin Of The Beartooth Uplift, One Of Several Laramide Basement-Cored Ranges That Make Up The Rocky Mountain Foreland Of South-
Host Rock: Harzburgite
Tectonic Structure: Tectonic Setting At Time Of Emplacement Of The Stillwater Complex Is Unknown. The Complex Was E

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1 valid mineral.

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Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
USGS MRDS Record:10098496

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North America
North America PlateTectonic Plate
USA

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