Getchell (Getchell, Turquoise Ridge, North Zone)

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

Geologic information

Country United States
State or province Nevada
Geographic location: -117.26, 41.21
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Commodity
Type details Sediment-hosted gold deposit
Deposit model Sediment-hosted Au (26a.1)
Geologic map unit -117.26, 41.21
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Reference information

Citations Long and others (1998); Placer Dome (2002b)
References
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.
Placer Dome, Inc., 2002b, PDG Placer Dome Operations: Turquoise Ridge mine. Placer Dome Gold, Inc. ONLINE. Available: http://www.placerdome.com/operations/getchell/getchell.html [March 1, 2004].