Moon Lake asbestos

past prospect of asbestos in Gallatin county, MT

Geologic information

Name of siteMoon Lake asbestos
Developmentpast prospect
StateMT
CountyGallatin
Geographic location:-111.278, 45.319
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Fibrous mineralanthophyllite asbestos
Associated mineralsamphibole
Host rock typesamphibolite gneiss
Geologic map unit-111.278, 45.319
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Reference information

Becraft, G.E., Calkins, J.A., Pattee, E.C., Weldin, R.D., and Roche, J.M., 1966, Mineral resources of the Spanish Peaks Primitive Area, Montana: U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1230-B, 45 p., 2 plates.
[http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/publication/b1230B]