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Black Stud No. 6 claim, Black Stud group, Plomosa Mining District, Plomosa Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USAi
Regional Level Types
Black Stud No. 6 claimClaim
Black Stud group- not defined -
Plomosa Mining DistrictMining District
Plomosa MountainsMountain Range
La Paz Co.County

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
33° 53' 31'' North , 114° 4' 5'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
Bouse996 (2011)7.3km
Utting126 (2011)17.7km
Brenda676 (2011)26.2km
Quartzsite3,626 (2017)29.4km
Poston285 (2011)32.2km

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: 71-72.

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 #10111487, MRDS ID #TC10313; and, Dep. ID #10234775, MAS ID #0040120089; and, Dep. ID #10282422, MAS ID #0040120091.

A former surface Baryte-Mn claim/mine located in sec. 6, T6N, R17W. Discovered 1953. NOTE: Alternate coordinates provided: 33.9492N, 114.0678W.

Mineralization is a vein deposit with narrow banded baryte veins with cherty gangue in fractured Tertiary or Cretaceous volcanic agglomerate.

No production reported.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: BaSO4
Reference: MRDS database Dep. ID file #10111487, MRDS ID #TC10313.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification


List of minerals for each chemical element

O BaryteBaSO4
S BaryteBaSO4
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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USGS MRDS Record:10111487

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