Max Johnson No. 7, Cameron, Cameron Mining District, Coconino Co., Arizona, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Max Johnson No. 7||Mine|
|Cameron Mining District||Mining District|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 40' 38'' North , 111° 17' 49'' West
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Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Max Johnson #7; M. Johnson #7
An U=V occurrence located in the approximate SW¼ sec. 35, T27N, R10E, G&SRM, SSE of Cameron. This locality is not listed in the USGS MRDS database. The geographic coordinates presented for this locality are approximate to the center of sec. 35.
Mineralization is an U deposit hosted in carbonaceous sandstone of the lower Petrified Forest Member of the Chinle Formation. The ore contains secondary minerals and appears to be slightly out of equilibrium in favor of the radiometric assay.
Workings include surface openings comprised of a 15 foot deep open pit.
Production was 280 tons of ore @ 0.16% U3O8; 0.03% V2O5 (1957-1959).
Regions containing this locality
|North America Plate||Tectonic Plate|
|Colorado Plateau, USA||Plateau|
|Navajo Nation Indian Reservation, USA||Reservation|
|Hopi-Navajo Indian Reservations, Colorado Plateau, Apache; Navajo and San Juan Cos., Arizona & Utah, USA|
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Scarborough, Robert B. (1981), Radioactive occurrences and uranium production in Arizona, Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology Report for U.S. Department of Energy (Atomic Energy Commission), GJBX-143. RME-2071: 156.
U.S. Department of Energy files.
USGS Wupatki NE, Arizona, quadrangle 7½ minute topo map.
Flagstaff National Topographic Map Series (NTMS) 1° x 2° map.
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