Chromite Occurrence

Occurrence in Coos county in Oregon, United States with commodity Chromium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10177030
MRDS ID M015548
MAS/MILS ID 0410110321
Record type Site
Current site name Chromite Occurrence
Related records 10095155

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -124.30089, 43.289 (WGS84)
Location accuracy 500(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Oregon Coos

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Willamette 026 S 014 W 36 NW Oregon


Commodity Importance
Chromium Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -124.30089, 43.289

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

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

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0410110321
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M015548 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    U.S. GEOLOGICAL SURVEY BULLETIN 945-E, 1944, P. 129.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 16-FEB-93 Ridenour, James U.S. Bureau of Mines