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Unnamed Placer Au drywasher site [25] (USGS PP 1361 locality 980), South Senator tank, Gold Basin Mining District, White Hills, Cerbat Mts (Cerbat Range), Mohave Co., Arizona, USAi
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Unnamed Placer Au drywasher site [25] (USGS PP 1361 locality 980)Occurrence
South Senator tank- not defined -
Gold Basin Mining DistrictMining District
White HillsGroup of Hills
Cerbat Mts (Cerbat Range)Mountain Range
Mohave Co.County

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 49' 0'' North , 114° 20' 10'' West
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Nearest Settlements:
White Hills323 (2011)10.3km
Dolan Springs2,033 (2011)25.6km
Meadview1,224 (2011)31.7km
Chloride271 (2011)46.4km
Boulder City15,551 (2017)48.2km

A placer Au occurrence located in the NW¼ sec. 17, T28N, R19W, G&SRM.

Mineralization is gold placer deposits in Tertiary and/or Quaternary gravels.

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North America PlateTectonic Plate

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2 valid minerals.

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Formula: Au
Description: Minor.
Reference: Theodore, T.G., et al 91987), USGS PP 1361: 164 (Table 11).
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Description: Relatively abundant concentrations of placer magnetite.
Reference: Theodore, T.G., et al 91987), USGS PP 1361: 164 (Table 11).

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O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Au GoldAu


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Theodore, Ted G., Blair, Will N., and Nash, J. Thomas (1987), Geology and Gold Mineralization of the Gold Basin-Lost Basin Mining Districts, Mohave County, Arizona, USGS Professional Paper 1361: 164 (Table 11).

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