Bolshaya Laba River

Past Producer in Russia with commodities Platinum, Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10038559
MRDS ID M045943
Record type Site
Current site name Bolshaya Laba River

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: 40.86768, 43.692 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country
Russia

Comments on the location information

  • GEORGIAN SSR

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Platinum Primary
Gold Primary

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Metamorphic Rock > Serpentinite

Nearby scientific data

(1) 40.86768, 43.692

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mining district

District name North Caucasus

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M045943

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    BETEKHTIN, A.G., 1935, PLATINUM, IZDATELSTVO AKADEMII NAUK SSSR, (IN RUSSIAN) P. 87

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAY-1975 Till, Alison B. U.S. Geological Survey