The Rising Sun Mine is a lithium mine located in San Miguel county, New Mexico at an elevation of 9,183 feet.
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Elevation: 9,183 Feet (2,799 Meters)
Primary Mineral: Lithium
Lat, Long: 35.8636, -105.49470
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Rising Sun Mine MRDS details
Site NamePrimary: Rising Sun Mine
LocationState: New Mexico
County: San Miguel
Land StatusLand ownership: National Forest
Home Office: New Mexico
Info Year: 1958
Operation Category: Unknown
Operation Type: Underground
Mining Method: Unknown
Years of Production:
PhysiographyGeneral Physiographic Area: Rocky Mountain System
Physiographic Province: Southern Rocky Mountains
Mineral Deposit Model
Reference Category: Deposit
Reference: NMBM FILE DATA 1980