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Mickey Mouse Lead Mine, Red Buttes, El Paso Mountains District, El Paso Mountains, Kern Co., California, USAi
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Mickey Mouse Lead MineMine
Red Buttes- not defined -
El Paso Mountains DistrictMining District
El Paso MountainsMountain Range
Kern Co.County

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 23' 56'' North , 117° 54' 12'' West
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Nearest Settlements:
Johannesburg172 (2011)24.5km
Inyokern1,099 (2018)28.8km
China Lake Acres1,876 (2011)29.7km
California City13,277 (2017)31.3km
Ridgecrest28,780 (2017)32.6km

A Pb occurrence/mine located in sec. 21, T29S, R38E, MDM, 2.6 km (1.6 miles) SSE of Red Buttes (coordinates of record), E of Last Chance Canyon, on private land. MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 10 meters.

Local rocks include Tertiary nonmarine rocks, undivided.

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USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10285272.
U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file #0060290783.

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USGS MRDS Record:10285272

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