Cripple Creek

Hydrothermal mineral deposit in Colorado, United States containing gold, silver

Geologic information

Country United States
State or province Colorado
Geographic location: -105.133, 38.717
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Type details Epithermal gold deposit
Deposit model Alakaline Au-Te (Au-Ag-Te veins) (22b)
Geologic map unit -105.133, 38.717
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Reference information

Citations Long and others (1998)
Long, K.C., DeYoung, J.H., Jr., and Ludington, S.D., 1998, Database of significant deposits of gold, silver, copper, lead, and zinc in the United States: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 98-206, Part A: Database description and analysis, 60 p. and Part B: Excel spreadsheet and references.