Lake View prospect, Soda Mountains, Silver Lake Mining District, San Bernardino Co., California, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Lake View prospect||Prospect|
|Soda Mountains||Mountain Range|
|Silver Lake Mining District||Mining District|
|San Bernardino Co.||County|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 12' 24'' North , 116° 16' 49'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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A Cu occurrence/prospect located in sec. 18, T13N, R7E, SBM, 2.9 km (1.8 miles) WNW of peak 3461 meters (16 miles S of Silver Lake Station). MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 1,000 meters.
NOTE: USGS MRDS database file #10034063 presents MRDS file #10159499 as a related file. It has a locality with a similar name but does not appear to be related.
Mineralization is hosted in porphyry and limestone. The ore occurs on the contact between limestone and porphyry. Local rocks include Mesozoic volcanic rocks, unit 3 (Mojave Desert, Death Valley area, and Eastern Sierra Nevada).
Workings include underground openings with a length of 198.12 meters and an overall depth of 15.24 meters and comprised of a 50 foot shaft and 600 feet of tunnels.
Select Mineral List TypeStandard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements
Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Chalcopyrite|
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 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 2 - SULFIDES|
|AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1|
List of minerals for each chemical element
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Tucker, W. Burling & Reid J. Sampson (1931), Los Angeles Field Division; 27th Report of the State Mineralogist; San Bernardino County: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Mining Bureau. (Report 27): 27: 274.
Wright, L.A., et al (1953), Mines and mineral resources of San Bernardino County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division of Mines (Report 49): 49(1-2): tabulated list No. 41, p. 14 appendix.
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10034063 & 10140619.
U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file #0060711251.
|USGS MRDS Record:||10034063|
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