Preble Mountain Alunite

Occurrence in Nye county in Nevada, United States with commodities Aluminum, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10150421
MAS/MILS ID 0320230767
Record type Site
Current site name Preble Mountain Alunite

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -117.15651, 37.70775 (WGS84)
Elevation 1902
Location accuracy 500(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Nevada Nye

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 003 S 043 E 04 W2 Nevada

Comments on the location information



Commodity Importance
Aluminum Primary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -117.15651, 37.70775

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented

Land status

Ownership category Private

Ownership information

  • Type Unknown
    Owner Gexa Gold Corp.
    Home office Nevada
    Year 1988

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0320230767

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    1987. MAY, 1988.

  • Deposit

    USGS PROF PAPER 66, 1909, P. 130.

  • Deposit

    USBM RPT OF INVEST. 3561, 1941, P. 16.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 27-SEP-1988 Kuizon, Lucy U.S. Bureau of Mines