Mica Prospect

Prospect in Avery county in North Carolina, United States with commodity Mica

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10223729
MRDS ID W028428
MAS/MILS ID 0370110104
Record type Site
Current site name Mica Prospect
Related records 10089700

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -81.98734, 35.99539 (WGS84)
Elevation 939
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States North Carolina Avery


Commodity Importance
Mica Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -81.98734, 35.99539

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Development status Prospect
Commodity type Non-metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

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 0370110104
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS W028428 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    REED, JR., JOHN C., 1964, USGS BULL 1161-B, PLATE 1.

  • Deposit

    CRIB LIST 12/81

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 15-NOV-1983 Eastern Field Operations Center (EFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines