Sunshine Pit

Occurrence in Lander county in Nevada, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10222057
MAS/MILS ID 0320150715
Record type Site
Current site name Sunshine Pit
Alternate or previous names Reona Project

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Pit
Geographic coordinates: -117.14595, 40.5377 (WGS84)
Elevation 1792
Location accuracy 100(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Nevada Lander

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 031 N 043 E 28 NWNWN Nevada

Commodities

Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Pit (1) -117.14595, 40.5377

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface
Development status Occurrence
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mining district

District name Copper Canyon

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented
Type of mineral rights Located Claim
Type of mineral rights Fee Ownership

Land status

Ownership category Mixed

Ownership information

  • Type Owner-Operator
    Owner Battle Mountain Gold Co.
    Home office Texas
    Year 1993

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0320150715

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    APPLICATION FOR PLAN OF OPERATIONS AND RECLAMATION PLAN,

  • Deposit

    REONA PROJECT; EIS FILES (WFOC).

General comments

Subject category Comment text
Deposit THIS SITE IS ONE OF THREE PITS OF THE REONA PROJECT.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 03-FEB-1997 Dunn, George U.S. Bureau of Mines