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Unnamed Cu prospect [5] (USGS PP 1361 locality 645), Gold Basin Mining District, White Hills, Cerbat Mts (Cerbat Range), Mohave Co., Arizona, USAi
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Unnamed Cu prospect [5] (USGS PP 1361 locality 645)Prospect
Gold Basin Mining DistrictMining District
White HillsGroup of Hills
Cerbat Mts (Cerbat Range)Mountain Range
Mohave Co.County
ArizonaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 54' 0'' North , 114° 12' 35'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Meadview1,224 (2011)17.1km
White Hills323 (2011)24.7km
Dolan Springs2,033 (2011)34.7km


A Cu occurrence/prospect located in the SW¼ sec. 15, T29N, R18W, G&SRM.

Mineralization is a quartz vein 20 to 50 cm thick containing sulfides and carbonate. Considerable chloritized carbonate alteration of the gneissic diorite country rock is present.

Workings include a prospect pit.

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3 valid minerals.

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Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Theodore, T.G., et al (1987), USGS PP 1361: 152 (Table 11).
'Chlorite Group'
Description: In altered vein wall rocks (gneissic diorite).
Reference: Theodore, T.G., et al (1987), USGS PP 1361: 152 (Table 11).
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Theodore, T.G., et al (1987), USGS PP 1361: 152 (Table 11).
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: 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: 148-152 (Table 11).

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2

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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: 152 (Table 11).


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