The Geothermal Location No. 12s-40e-31d is a geothermal mine located in Franklin county, Idaho at an elevation of 5,879 feet.
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Elevation: 5,879 Feet (1,792 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Geothermal
Lat, Long: 42.3308, -111.83330
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Geothermal Location No. 12s-40e-31d MRDS details
Primary: Geothermal Location No. 12s-40e-31d
Record Type: Site
Operation Category: Occurrence
Operation Type: Well
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
General Physiographic Area: Intermontane Plateaus
Physiographic Province: Basin And Range Province
Physiographic Section: Great Basin
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference (Deposit): ROSS SH 1971 IDAHO BUR OF MINES & GEO PHAMP 150, P 64
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