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Morning Sun-Greasewood No. 1 claim (Morning Sun and Greasewood No. 1), Plomosa Mining District, Plomosa Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USAi
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Morning Sun-Greasewood No. 1 claim (Morning Sun and Greasewood No. 1)Claim
Plomosa Mining DistrictMining District
Plomosa MountainsMountain Range
La Paz Co.County
ArizonaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
33° 54' 21'' North , 114° 3' 3'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Bouse996 (2011)5.1km
Utting126 (2011)16.9km
Brenda676 (2011)27.0km
Quartzsite3,626 (2017)31.6km
Vicksburg597 (2011)32.9km


Ref.: Stewart, L.A. & A.J. Pfister (1960), Barite deposits of Arizona, US Bureau of Mines Report of Investigation 5651.

Elevatorski, E.A. (1971), Arizona Fluorspar, Arizona Department of Mineral Resources, U.S. Bureau of Mines Report of Investigation 5651: 71.

Phillips, K.A. (1987), Arizona Industrial Minerals, 2nd. Edition, Arizona Department of Mines & Minerals Mineral Report 4, 185 pp.

Peirce, H. Wesley (1990), Arizona Geological Survey Industrial Minerals card file.

MRDS database Dep. ID file #10060306, MRDS ID #TC10327; and, Dep. ID #10280513, MAS ID #0040120348.

A Baryte occurrence with surface workings located in sec. 32, T7N, R17W.
The Morning Sun and Greasewood No. 1 claims overlap.

Mineralization is hosted in volcanic agglomerate.

Workings include shallow exploration pits.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: MRDS database Dep. ID file #10060306, MRDS ID #TC10327.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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USGS MRDS Record:10060306

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