The Unnamed U Occ is a uranium mine located in Jefferson county, Montana at an elevation of 5,200 feet.
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Elevation: 5,200 Feet (1,585 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Uranium
Lat, Long: 45.89444, -112.01806
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Unnamed U Occ MRDS details
Primary: Unnamed U Occ
District: Whitehall (Cardwell) District
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Northern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Neoproterozoic
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 03-05-1969
Reference (Deposit): MEREWETHER, 1960, USGS MAP I-311
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