Violet Claim

Producer in Lander county in Nevada, United States with commodity Molybdenum

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10271139
MRDS ID M030013
MAS/MILS ID 0320150163
Record type Site
Current site name Violet Claim
Alternate or previous names Tenabo, Turquoise 50

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Ore Body
Geographic coordinates: -116.68843, 40.30161 (WGS84)
Elevation 1597
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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 028 N 047 E 16 Nevada


Commodity Importance
Molybdenum Primary

Nearby scientific data

Ore Body (1) -116.68843, 40.30161

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Surface-Underground
Development status Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Land status

Ownership category Unknown

Reference information

Links to other databases

Agency Database name Acronym Record ID Notes
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System MAS 0320150163
USGS Mineral Resources Data System MRDS M030013 MAS references MRDS

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL 408, 1910, P.118.

  • Deposit

    NEV BUR OF MINES BULL 88, 1977, P.77.

  • Deposit

    NEV BUR OF MINES REPORT 2, 1962, PP.24-25.

  • Deposit

    USGS BULL. 408 1910 P.118

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 14-NOV-1983 Western Field Operations Center (WFOC) U.S. Bureau of Mines