The Abril 8 is a uranium mine located in Teller county, Colorado.
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Lat, Long: 38.71639, -105.26750
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Abril 8 MRDS details
Primary: Abril 8
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Producer
Operation Type: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Age Type: Host Rock
Age Young: Oligocene
Comment (Production): ITEM 1 CONTAINS ITEM 2.
Reference (Deposit): MIN. AND WATER RES. OF COLO., 1964, URANIUM P. 140
Reference (Deposit): CONSV. DIV. COMP. DATE, 7,69
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