The Exxon Corp.Leases is a molybdenum mine located in Greenlee county, Arizona at an elevation of 4,482 feet.
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All mine locations were obtained from the USGS Mineral Resources Data System. The locations and other information in this database have not been verified for accuracy. It should be assumed that all mines are on private property.
Elevation: 4,482 Feet (1,366 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Molybdenum
Lat, Long: 32.9258, -109.10720
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Exxon Corp.Leases MRDS details
Primary: Exxon Corp.Leases
Land ownership: Mixed
Note: the land ownership field only identifies whether the area the mine is in is generally on public lands like Forest Service or BLM land, or if it is in an area that is generally private property. It does not definitively identify property status, nor does it indicate claim status or whether an area is open to prospecting. Always respect private property.
Owner Name: Exxon Corp.
Home Office: Texas
Info Year: 1980
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Unknown
Operation Type: Surface
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Mexican Highland
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): LEASES EXTEND INTO SECTIONS: 5,6,8,17,AND 16.
Reference (Deposit): USGS YORK VALLEY QUAD
Reference (Deposit): STATE OF AZ LAND DEPARTMENT LEASES 6/4/80 P 21
Reference (Deposit): POWERS,RUSSEL S GEOLOGY OF THE SUMMIT MTS AND VICINITY,
Reference (Deposit): GRANT CO NM AND GREENLEE CO AZ ADMR FILES 1976 INTRO.
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