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Paradise Peak Mine (Goose Mine; Granny Goose; Paradise; FMC deposit; NBMG Sample Sites 1472 - 1473; Goose claims; Gabbs Mine; Nody prospect; Finger Rock prospect; County Line; Ketchup Flat; Paradise Peak project; Sullivan/Paradise Peak), Paradise Peak [town], Paradise Peak [summit], Paradise Peak District, Paradise Range, Nye Co., Nevada, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 38° 44' 57'' North , 117° 58' 14'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 38.7491666667, -117.970555556


Open pit Au-Ag-Cu-Hg-Ba-Bi-Pb-Sb-Ti-Sn-Mo-Th-Fe mine (FMC).

Ore Materials: free gold, auriferous pyrite, cerargyrite, native silver, acanthite, cinnabar, embolite, iodyrite
Gangue Materials: quartz, pyrite, alunite, chalcedony, smectite, opal-ct, leucoxene, illite, kaolinite, limonite; minor orpiment, realgar, barite, stibnite, jarosite; trace chalcopyrite, galena, sphalerite, tetrahedrite, pyrrhotite, marcasite, plumbojarosite, specular hematite, native sulfur, horobesuite, metacinnabar, corderoite, montroydite, calomel.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

42 valid minerals.

Localities in this Region

USA
  • Nevada
    • Nye Co.
      • Paradise Range
        • Paradise Peak District
          • Paradise Peak [summit]
            • Paradise Peak [town]
              • Paradise Peak Mine (Goose Mine; Granny Goose; Paradise; FMC deposit; NBMG Sample Sites 1472 - 1473; Goose claims; Gabbs Mine; Nody prospect; Finger Rock prospect; County Line; Ketchup Flat; Paradise Peak project; Sullivan/Paradise Peak)

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References

Economic Geology (1994): 89: 1228-1248.

Tingley, J.V. and J. Quade (1986), A mineral inventory of the Tonopah Resource Area, Battle Mountain District, Nevada. Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Open File Report 86-14.

MRDS files: 10037787, 10198457 & 10310352.

MAS/MILS ID: 0320230737.

NBMG Special Publication 31, Minerals of Nevada.

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