Rockefeller Mine

Past Producer in Clark county in Nevada, United States with commodities Copper, Gold, Silver

Geologic information

Identification information

Deposit ID 10294700
MAS/MILS ID 0320030267
Record type Site
Current site name Rockefeller Mine
Alternate or previous names Sazarac, Rainbow, Crysocolla, Maine, Copper Queen, Bornite, Sazarac Patented Claim Group, Copper Carbonate

Geographic coordinates

Point of reference Main Entrance
Geographic coordinates: -114.77612, 35.57111 (WGS84)
Elevation 625
Location accuracy 10(meters)
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Geographic areas

Country State County
United States Nevada Clark

Public Land Survey System information

Meridian Township Range Section Fraction State
Mount Diablo 027 S 065 E 30 SWNWNW Nevada


Commodity Importance
Copper Tertiary
Gold Primary
Silver Tertiary

Nearby scientific data

Main Entrance (1) -114.77612, 35.57111

Economic information

Economic information about the deposit and operations

Operation type Underground
Development status Past Producer
Commodity type Metallic
Significant No

Mineral rights holdings

Type of mineral rights Patented

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 0320030267

Bibliographic references

  • Deposit

    U.S. BUREAU OF MINES OPEN-FILE REPORT MLA 46-88, 1988, P. 16-17.

Reporter information

Type Date Name Affiliation Comment
Reporter 13-JUL-94 Causey, J. Douglas U.S. Bureau of Mines