Ortiz Mountains (Old Placers)

Hydrothermal mineral deposit in New Mexico, United States containing gold, silver

Geologic information

Country United States
State or province New Mexico
Geographic location: -106.167, 35.317
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Type details Epithermal gold deposit
Deposit model Epithermal vein (25a-d)
Geologic map unit -106.167, 35.317
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Reference information

Citations Mutschler and others (1999)
Mutschler, F.E., Ludington, Steve, and Bookstrom, A.A., 1999, Giant porphyry-related metal camps of the world—a database: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-556, available online at http://geopubs.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of99-556/.