Vista Grande Mine

Producer in Montrose county in Colorado, United States with commodities Uranium, Vanadium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10108348
MRDS ID DC04816
Record type Site
Current site name Vista Grande Mine
Related records 10142216

Geographic coordinates

Geographic coordinates: -109.04512, 38.35749 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Colorado Montrose

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
New Mexico 47N 20W 02 NE4 OF SE4 Colorado

Comments on the location information

  • LATITUDE AND LONGITUDE WERE APPROXIMATED USING BUREAU OF LAND MANAGEMENT'S GGWL (GEOGRAPHIC WELL LOCATOR) PROGRAM FOR THE FOOTAGE CALL: T47N R20W SECTION 02, 2640 FT N, 2640 FT E.

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Uranium Primary
Vanadium Primary

Host and associated rocks

  • Host or associated Host
    Rock type Sedimentary Rock > Chemical Sediment > Salt
    Stratigraphic age (youngest) Late Jurassic

Nearby scientific data

(1) -109.04512, 38.35749

Comments on the geologic information

  • GEOL.DESC: 2.57% V205, .44% U308: RATIO 6:1

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS DC04816

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS PROF. PAPER 508, 1965

  • Deposit

    CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 8,69

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 01-MAR-1973 Conservation Division Files U.S. Geological Survey