Unnamed Perlite mine , Mopah Spring (Mau`upah; Maupah; Mopah Springs), Turtle Mountains, San Bernardino Co., California, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Unnamed Perlite mine ||Mine|
|Mopah Spring (Mau`upah; Maupah; Mopah Springs)||Spring|
|Turtle Mountains||Mountain Range|
|San Bernardino Co.||County|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
34° 23' 0'' North , 114° 46' 30'' West
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A former perlite deposit/mine located in sec. 33, T4N, R21E, SBM, 7.8 km (4.8 miles) N of Mopah Spring (coordinates of record) and 8.2 km (5.1 miles) SE of Mexican Hat (summit) (coordinates of record) (located claim). MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 10 meters.
Local rocks include Tertiary volcanic flow rocks, unit 16 (Northern Mojave Desert).
Workings include unspecified surface openings (the topo map reflects 1 open cast mine symbol labeled "mine" at this point).
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USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10287029.
U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file #0060713146.
|USGS MRDS Record:||10287029|
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