Sunday Group

Occurrence in San Miguel county in Colorado, United States with commodities Uranium, Vanadium

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10191686
MRDS ID D002338
MAS/MILS ID 0081130030
Record type Site
Current site name Sunday Group
Related records 10009384

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -108.80487, 38.0719 (WGS84)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Colorado San Miguel

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
New Mexico 044 N 018 W 13 Colorado

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Uranium Tertiary
Vanadium Tertiary

Materials information

Materials Type of material
Carnotite Unknown
Tyuyamunite Unknown
Uraninite Unknown

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -108.80487, 38.0719

Ore body information

  • Area 1.2HA
    Field Value
    Type of Orebody #1 SEDIMENTARY
    Shape of Orebody #1 IRREGULAR
    Shape of Orebody #2 TABULAR
    Shape of Orebody #3 LENTICULAR
    Primary mode of Origin RESIDUAL CONCENT
    Secondary mode of Origin OXIDATION
    Primary Ore Control LITHOLOGY
    Secondary Ore Control BEDDING
    Degree of Wallrock Alter. MODERATE
    Type of Wallrock Alter. #1 BLEACHING
    Total Surface Area (HA) 1.2
    Date of Last Modification 780213

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No
Year of first production 1958

Mining district

District name Uravan

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Private Lease

Land status

Ownership category Private

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0081130030
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS D002338 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USBM PROD TABS WASH OWN/OP: UNION CORBIDE CORP

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 27-FEB-1984 Minecom U.S. Bureau of Mines