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Petersen Mountain (Hallelujah Junction [sic]), Hallelujah Junction area, Washoe Co., Nevada, USA
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Latitude: 39°47'45"N
Longitude: 119°58'35"W
 
 

A series of quartz occurrences located about 30 miles N of Reno.
A long, N-S trending summit straddling the California-Nevada state line. The USGS GNIS database categorizes this linear summit as a range. The majority of the mountain lies in Nevada, with the western foot in Lassen County, California. The quartz occurrence(s) lie on both sides of the state line. Collectors have come to refer to these quartz occurrences simply as "Hallelujah Junction," despite the fact that that town is located W of the mountain in California.

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Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
'Chlorite Group'
Epidote ?
Meta-autunite
Muscovite
Piemontite
Pyrite
Quartz
var: Amethyst
var: Ametrine
Quartz
var: Citrine

var: Sceptre Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz


14 entries listed. 6 valid minerals.

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