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Microcline from
Tourmaline Queen Mine (MS 6458; Queen mine; Tourmaline Queen group; Tourmaline Queen No. 1 claim; Tourmaline Queen No. 2 claim; Tourmaline Queen No. 3 claim), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Microcline
Formula:K(AlSi3O8)
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Fisher, J. 2002. Gem and rare-element pegmatites of southern California. Mineralogical Record, Vol. 33: pages 378-381.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Albite1 photo of Microcline associated with Albite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Microcline data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tourmaline Queen Mine (MS 6458; Queen mine; Tourmaline Queen group; Tourmaline Queen No. 1 claim; Tourmaline Queen No. 2 claim; Tourmaline Queen No. 3 claim), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
Localities for Microcline in this region
Queen Extension prospects, Tourmaline Queen Mine (MS 6458; Queen mine; Tourmaline Queen group; Tourmaline Queen No. 1 claim; Tourmaline Queen No. 2 claim; Tourmaline Queen No. 3 claim), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Microcline
0.2km (0.1 miles) A Emerald prospects (Upper Queen prospects), Tourmaline King Mine (Gem claim; King mine; MS 4500; MS 4926; Schuyler mine; Wilke mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
0.3km (0.2 miles) B Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
0.3km (0.2 miles) C Pala King prospect (Spring Bank prospect; Tourmaline Queen group; Wedge prospect), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
0.4km (0.3 miles) D Ed Fletcher Jr. Mine (Ed Fletcher mine; MS 4886), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
0.4km (0.3 miles) E Tourmaline King Mine (Gem claim; King mine; MS 4500; MS 4926; Schuyler mine; Wilke mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
0.5km (0.3 miles) F White Cloud Mine (Buster Brown mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
0.6km (0.3 miles) G Pala View Mine (Sholder-Trotter mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
0.6km (0.4 miles) H Green Cabin Mine (F. A. Salmons claim; Frank A. Salmons mine; Tourmaline Queen group), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
0.7km (0.4 miles) I Homestake prospect (Home Stake prospect; Tourmaline Queen group), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
0.8km (0.5 miles) J North Star mine, Green Cabin Mine (F. A. Salmons claim; Frank A. Salmons mine; Tourmaline Queen group), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
0.9km (0.5 miles) K North Douglass prospect, Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
0.9km (0.6 miles) L Little Joe adit, Stewart Mine (MS 6162; Stewart Lithia mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) M Little Joe No. 2 adit (Joe 2 adit; Little Joe II adit), Stewart Mine (MS 6162; Stewart Lithia mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.2km (0.7 miles) N Stewart Mine (MS 6162; Stewart Lithia mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.2km (0.8 miles) O Douglass Extension prospect, Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.3km (0.8 miles) P Upper Salmons View prospect, Pala Chief Mine (Chief mine; MS 6452; Salmons mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.3km (0.8 miles) Q Lower Salmons View prospect, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.3km (0.8 miles) R Douglass Mine, Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) S Pala Douglass Mine, Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) T Oceanview Mine (Oceanview adits; new Oceanview workings), Elizabeth R. Mine (Hazel W. claim), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) U Poison Oak prospects, Elizabeth R. Mine (Hazel W. claim), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) V Elizabeth R. Mine (Hazel W. claim), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.7km (1.0 miles) W Pala Chief Mine (Chief mine; MS 6452; Salmons mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.7km (1.0 miles) X Oceanview Mine (MS 6452; MS 6848; Ocean View Mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.7km (1.0 miles) Y Upper Elizabeth R. Mine (Elizabeth R. Mine [original]), Oceanview Mine (MS 6452; MS 6848; Ocean View mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.7km (1.1 miles) Z Meadow prospects, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.7km (1.1 miles) 0 Olla prospect, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) 1 North End prospects, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) 2 Redwing prospects (Redlands prospects; Redwings prospects), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) 3 Butterfly prospect, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
2.0km (1.2 miles) 4 Jackpot Tunnel prospect (Butterfly prospect), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
2.0km (1.3 miles) 5 Snipe prospect (Spar King deposit), Oceanview Mine (MS 6452; MS 6848; Ocean View mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
2.2km (1.4 miles) 6 Little Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
2.2km (1.4 miles) 7 Little Chief prospects, Little Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
2.9km (1.8 miles) 8 Anita Mine (MS 6859), Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
3.1km (1.9 miles) 9 San Pedro Mine (Pedro mine), Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
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