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Canyon Creek Mining District, Grant Co., Oregon, USAi
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Canyon Creek Mining DistrictMining District
Grant Co.County
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USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
44° North , 118° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~33km
Locality type:


30 miles southwest of Austin. Gold lodes and placers.

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North America PlateTectonic Plate

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3 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 610 "Principal Gold Producing Districts of the United States"
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 610 "Principal Gold Producing Districts of the United States"

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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