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Akron-Silver Reef deposit, Silver Peak [1], Blackhawk District (Silver Reef District), San Bernardino Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USAi
Regional Level Types
Akron-Silver Reef depositDeposit
Silver Peak [1]Peak
Blackhawk District (Silver Reef District)Mining District
San Bernardino MtsMountain Range
San Bernardino Co.County
CaliforniaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
34° 22' 33'' North , 116° 45' 9'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
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Big Bear City12,304 (2017)15.3km
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Running Springs4,862 (2011)37.7km
Morongo Valley3,552 (2011)39.8km


A Ag prospect/deposit located in the NW¼SW¼ sec. 2, T3N, R2E, SBM, 6.8 km (4.2 miles) NE of Silver Peak [1]. MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 10 meters.

Local rocks include Quaternary alluvium and marine deposits.

Workings include unspecified surface openings (the topo map reflects 1 adit symbol at this point and 1 prospect pit symbol just NNE of it).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bromargyrite
Formula: AgBr
Reference: Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 49(1-2): tabulated list No. 299: 96, 138; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 196.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 49(1-2): tabulated list No. 299: 96, 138; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 196.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Bromargyrite3.AA.15AgBr
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Bromargyrite9.1.4.2AgBr
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl

List of minerals for each chemical element

ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
BrBromine
Br BromargyriteAgBr
AgSilver
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag BromargyriteAgBr

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Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 49(1-2): tabulated list No. 299: p. 96, 138.
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 196.
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10236993.
U.S. Bureau of Mines (1995), Minerals Availability System/Mineral Industry Location System (MAS/MILS): file #0060710299.

USGS MRDS Record:10236993
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