Sedimentary mineral deposit in Nevada, United States containing barite

Geologic information

Country United States
State or province Nevada
Geographic location: -116.719, 40.599
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Type details Marine exhalative deposit -barite
Deposit model Bedded barite (31b)
Geologic map unit -116.719, 40.599
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Reference information

Citations Orris (1985); Industrial Minerals (1992)
Orris, G.J., 1985, Bedded/stratiform barite deposits: Geologic and grade-tonnage data, including a partial bibliography: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 85-447, 32 p.
Industrial Minerals, 1992, Baroid to reopen Rossi barytes operation: Industrial Minerals no. 301, p. 16.
Industrial Minerals, 1992, no. 299, p. 15.