Payoff Mine, Ranchita, Volcan Mountains, San Diego County, California, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Ranchita||- not defined -|
|Volcan Mountains||Mountain Range|
|San Diego County||County|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
33° 15' 3'' North , 116° 30' 32'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
A former W mine located 4.6 km (2.8 miles) N of Ranchita.
Mineralization is hosted in schist.
Select Mineral List TypeStandard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements
Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Scheelite|
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES|
List of minerals for each chemical element
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Weber, F.H., Jr. (1963a), Mines and mineral resources of San Diego County, California; California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3, 309 pp.: 278.
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