Midnight Claim

Prospect in Josephine county in Oregon, United States with commodity Chromium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10152823
MRDS ID M061605
MAS/MILS ID 0410330488
Record type Site
Current site name Midnight Claim
Alternate or previous names Midnight, Black Beauty
Related records 10043109

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Pit
Geographic coordinates: -123.77226, 42.34092 (WGS84)
Elevation 305
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Oregon Josephine

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Willamette 037 S 009 W 21 NW Oregon


Commodity Importance
Chromium Primary

Nearby scientific data

Pit (1) -123.77226, 42.34092

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Prospect
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category National Forest

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0410330488
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M061605 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    OR. DEPT. GEOL. AND MIN. INDUST. BULLETIN 52, 1961, P. 50.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 21-AUG-92 Western Field Operations Center (WFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines