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Dolomite from
Searles Lake, San Bernardino Co., California, USA

Description
Comments:Occurs as minute crystals in some mud layers.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Smith, George Irving & D.V. Haines (1964), Character and distribution of nonclastic minerals in the Searles Lake evaporite deposit, California: USGS Bulletin 1181-P: 26-28; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 221.; Gale, Hoyt Stoddard (1915), Mineralogy of the Searles Lake deposits in Salines in the Owens, Searles, and Panamint basins, southeastern California: USGS Bulletin 580: 296-308
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Dolomite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Searles Lake, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Dolomite
68.8km (42.8 miles) Eagle Borax Spring, Death Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA
82.6km (51.3 miles) Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District, Kern Co., California, USA
101.0km (62.8 miles) Lead King Mine (Lippincott Lead Mine; Lippincott Mine; Lippencott Mine; Confidence Nos 1 & 2 claims; Lead King Nos. 3 & 5-8 claims; Southern Lead Mine), Big Dodd Spring, Ubehebe District, Cottonwood Mts, Panamint Mts (Panamint Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
113.7km (70.6 miles) Ubehebe Mine [1](Copper Bell Mine; Ubehebe Lead Mine), Teakettle Junction, Ubehebe District, Cottonwood Mts, Panamint Mts (Panamint Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
116.1km (72.1 miles) War Eagle Mine, Shoshone Mines (Shoshone Mines group; Shoshone Mine group; Grant Mine; Mabel Mine; Black Prince Mine), Upper Noonday Camp, Nopah Range, Inyo Co., California, USA
129.9km (80.7 miles) Beck Mine (Beck deposits; Kingston Iron deposit; Iron Gossam; Beck Mine), Kingston Range District, Kingston Range, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
148.5km (92.2 miles) Bessemer Mine (Iron Mountain Mine; Bessemer and Western Mine), Iron Ridge, Newberry Springs, Lava Beds District (Newberry District), Lava Bed Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
154.6km (96.1 miles) Jackass Flats occurrence, Jackass Flats, Inyo Mts (Inyo Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
157.9km (98.1 miles) Opal Canyon occurrence, Wünüpü Peak (Squaw Peak), Waucoba District, Inyo Mts (Inyo Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
162.2km (100.8 miles) Copper World Mine (Copper World; Copperworld Quartz Nos. 1 and 2; Ivanpah Copper; Old Ivanpah Copper Company), Clark Mountain, Clark Mountain Sub-District, Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), Ivanpah District (Copper World District), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
167.1km (103.8 miles) Montezuma Mine (Montezuma South prospect), Andrews Mountain, Inyo Mts (Inyo Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
169.0km (105.0 miles) Mountain Pass Mine (Mountain Pass deposit; Bastnaesite deposit; Bastnäsite deposit; Mountain Pass carbonatite), Mountain Pass, Clark Mountain Sub-District, Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), Ivanpah District (Copper World District), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
170.0km (105.6 miles) Yellow Pine Mine (Yellow Pine Lead Zinc Mine; Rover; Hilo; Bybee; Radio; Como; Hermes), Goodsprings, Goodsprings District, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
170.5km (105.9 miles) Prairie Flower Mine, Yellow Pine Mine (Yellow Pine Lead Zinc Mine; Rover; Hilo; Bybee; Radio; Como; Hermes), Goodsprings, Goodsprings District, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
179.0km (111.3 miles) Ramelli Mine (Ramelli Quarry; White Crystal), Dillon Divide area, Kagel Canyon, San Gabriel Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
180.9km (112.4 miles) Deep Springs Lake (Deep Springs Playa), Deep Springs Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA
190.5km (118.4 miles) Jensen Quarry (Oak Quarry), Jurupa, Jurupa Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
190.7km (118.5 miles) Crestmore quarries, Crestmore, Riverside Co., California, USA
199.8km (124.2 miles) New Method Mine (Hope Uranium prospect; Hope Mine; Hoping No. 1), Amboy, Bristol Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
222.1km (138.0 miles) Blue Light Mine (Harvey; Silverado; Dunlap Light Blue Mine), Silverado, Santa Ana Mts, Orange Co., California, USA
236.7km (147.1 miles) Hilltop Quarry, San Pedro, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
239.0km (148.5 miles) Palos Verdes Hills (Palos Verdes Cliffs), Palos Verdes peninsula, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
239.3km (148.7 miles) Livingston Quarry (Livingston Rock and Gravel Co. Quarry), Portuguese Bend area, Palos Verdes Hills (Palos Verdes Cliffs), Palos Verdes peninsula, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
241.4km (150.0 miles) Point Vicente (Vicente Pointe), Rancho Palos Verdes, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
262.7km (163.2 miles) Iron Chief Mine (Messenger Mine), Riverside Co., California, USA
263.1km (163.5 miles) Storm-Jade Mountain Nephrite prospect (Storm Jade Mountain Mines; Storm Jade Mountain deposit), Lost Mayan Jade Mines, Chiriaco summit, Hexie Mts, Riverside Co., California, USA
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