Gold King

Past Producer in Inyo county in California, United States with commodities Gold, Lead
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Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10260757
MRDS ID M024107
MAS/MILS ID 0060270580
Record type Site
Current site name Gold King
Related records 10036079

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -117.17559, 36.43747 (WGS84)
Elevation 1463
Location accuracy 1000(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States California Inyo

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 017 S 044 E 23 California


Commodity Importance
Gold Primary
Lead Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -117.17559, 36.43747

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Deposit size Small
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Unknown

Land status

Ownership category National Monument

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0060270580
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M024107 MAS references MRDS

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 31-MAR-1991 Lowe, Nathan T. U.S. Bureau of Mines