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Metamunirite from
Burro Mine, Slick Rock Mining District, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA

Locality type:Mine
Comments:Metamunirite , the othorhombic form of sodium metavanadate, is one of the most recently described of the many vanadium minerals found in the Colorado Plateau uranium-vanadium deposits. This species probably is a dehydration product of munirite. As far a
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References:Mineralogical Magazine(1991) 55, 509-513; "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", p. 320, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997; Kampf, A. R., Plášil, J., Nash, B. P., & Marty, J. (2019). Ammoniomathesiusite, a new uranyl sulfate–vanadate mineral from the Burro mine, San Miguel County, Colorado, USA. Mineralogical Magazine, 83(1), 115-121.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Metamunirite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Burro Mine, Slick Rock Mining District, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
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Nearest other occurrences of Metamunirite
8.0km (5.0 miles) Sunday Mine (Sunday group), Slick Rock Mining District, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) Blue Streak Mine, Bull Canyon Mining District, Montrose Co., Colorado, USA
36.2km (22.5 miles) Mi Vida Mine (Utex Mine), Big Indian Mining District (Big Indian Wash - Lisbon Valley area), San Juan Co., Utah, USA
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