Midas Mine

Past Producer in Fremont county in Wyoming, United States with commodity Gold

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10080766
MRDS ID W032120
Record type Site
Current site name Midas Mine
Related records 10132968

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -108.72628, 42.51161 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 2000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Wyoming Fremont

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
6th Principal 029N 100W 01 Wyoming


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Gold Ore
Quartz Gangue

Nearby scientific data

(1) -108.72628, 42.51161

Geologic structures

Type of structure Local
Structure description Fractures

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mining district

District name Atlantic City - South Pass District: Sweetwater District

Comments on the production information

  • $48,000

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W032120

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    GSW BULL 50, P. 86.

  • Deposit

    GSW RI 23, P. 12.

  • Production

    GSW BULL 50, P. 86: GSW RI 23, P. 12.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-FEB-1982 Barari, Rachel A. U.S. Geological Survey