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San Bernardino Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
San Bernardino Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 34° 7' 30'' North , 116° 52' 30'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 34.12500,-116.87500
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


A mountain range.

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62 valid minerals.

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Miocene - Paleoproterozoic
5.333 - 2500 Ma



ID: 2943722
Precambrian igneous and metamorphic rock complex

Age: to Neogene (5.333 - 2500 Ma)

Description: Complex of Precambrian igneous and metamorphic rocks. Mostly gneiss and schist intruded by igneous rocks; may be Mesozoic in part.

Comments: Present only in southern California

Lithology: Major:{gneiss}, Minor:{granitic}, Incidental:{anorthosite, syenite, diorite, amphibolite}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

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References

Kunz, George Frederick (1901), Precious stones: Mineral Resources U.S., 1900: 763.

Kunz, George Frederick (1905a), Gems, jewelers’ materials, and ornamental stones of California: California Division Mines Bulletin 37, 171 pp.: 70.

Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 315, 317.

San Bernardino Mountains Resort Area. Modesto, California: Compass Maps (1985). (alternate name)

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