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Quartzsite, La Paz County, Arizona, United States


Alternative Names:Fort Tyson, Kuarcsajt, Kvarcsajt, Kvorcsajt, Old Fort Tyson, Posas, Quartsite, Quartzite, Quartzsite, Quarzite, Tyson, kvartjasa'ita, kwartzsayt, kwrtsayt, shui jing zhen, Кварцсайт, Кворцсајт, Куарцсайт, كورتسايت, کوارتزسایت, کوارٹزسائٹ، ایریزونا, क्वार्ट्जसाइट, 水晶镇
Type:Populated place - a city, town, village, or other agglomeration of buildings where people live and work
Mindat Locality:Quartzsite, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
Mindat.org Region:Quartzsite, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
Region:La Paz County, Arizona, United States
Latitude:33° 39' 50" N
Longitude:114° 13' 47" W
Lat/Long (dec):33.66391,-114.22995
Köppen climate type:BWh : Hot deserts climate
Elevation:268m
Population:3,626 (2017)
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Quartzsite, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 39' 50" N114° 13' 45" W0.1km (0.0 miles)
Julian Mine group (Julius Mine group), Middle Camp Mountain, Middle Camp-Oro Fino Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 39' 11" N114° 15' 16" W2.6km (1.6 miles)
Shadow Mountain claims, Middle Camp-Oro Fino Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 39' 6" N114° 15' 38" W3.2km (2.0 miles)
Unnamed U prospect, Middle Camp-Oro Fino Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 39' 47" N114° 16' 18" W3.9km (2.4 miles)
State lease, Middle Camp-Oro Fino Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 38' 35" N114° 16' 36" W4.9km (3.0 miles)
Busted Track prospect, Oldman Mountain, Middle Camp-Oro Fino Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 40' 54" N114° 16' 58" W5.3km (3.3 miles)
Arizona Joe Mine, Middle Camp-Oro Fino Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 41' 57" N114° 16' 32" W5.8km (3.6 miles)
Grace 1 and 2 claims, Plomosa Mining District, Plomosa Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 40' 27" N114° 10' 0" W6.0km (3.7 miles)
Mariquitta Mine (Marquitta Mine; Mariquita prospect), Middle Camp Mountain, Middle Camp-Oro Fino Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 39' 55" N114° 18' 18" W6.9km (4.3 miles)
Topaz claims, Middle Camp-Oro Fino Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 40' 9" N114° 18' 29" W7.3km (4.5 miles)
La Cholla placers (Chappo placers; Arizona Drift Mine), La Cholla Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 37' 8" N114° 17' 39" W7.8km (4.8 miles)
Middle Camp placers, Tyson Wash, Dome Rock placers, Middle Camp-Oro Fino Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 40' 9" N114° 19' 2" W8.1km (5.0 miles)
Great Bear Mine, Middle Camp-Oro Fino Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 40' 35" N114° 19' 9" W8.4km (5.2 miles)
Bear Mine, Middle Camp Mountain, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 40' 36" N114° 19' 10" W8.4km (5.2 miles)
Big Bertha Mine (Veta Grande Mine; Veta Grande claim; Crystal Caverns claim; Big Bertha Extension Mine), Middle Camp-Oro Fino Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 38' 25" N114° 19' 0" W8.4km (5.2 miles)
Natroalunite deposit (Sugar Loaf prospect; Sugarloaf Butte Alunite deposit), Sugarloaf Peak, Middle Camp-Oro Fino Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 38' 3" N114° 18' 55" W8.6km (5.3 miles)
Sugarloaf Butte, Quartzsite, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 38' 0" N114° 18' 55" W8.6km (5.3 miles)
Kellogg Mine, Cunningham Mountain, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 35' 57" N114° 17' 52" W9.6km (5.9 miles)
New York-Plomosa prospect, Plomosa Mining District, Plomosa Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 38' 21" N114° 7' 50" W9.6km (6.0 miles)
Yellow Dog Mine, Cunningham Mountain, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 35' 57" N114° 18' 8" W9.8km (6.1 miles)
Yum Yum Mine, Cunningham Mountain, La Cholla Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 35' 34" N114° 17' 35" W9.8km (6.1 miles)
Leadville Mine group (Hartzeg Mine; Hartzig Mine), Middle Camp-Oro Fino Mining District, Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 37' 41" N114° 19' 44" W10.0km (6.2 miles)
Middle Camp Mountain, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 40' 32" N114° 20' 12" W10.0km (6.2 miles)
Colrio Mine, Middle Camp Mountain, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 41' 43" N114° 20' 29" W10.9km (6.8 miles)
Saunders placers, Plomosa Mining District, Plomosa Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 37' 32" N114° 7' 18" W10.9km (6.8 miles)
Plomosa placers (Plomosa Placer deposits; Jack Pot; Saxe; Chrystal Butte; Aplington), Plomosa Placer Mining District, La Posa plain, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 37' 45" N114° 7' 5" W11.1km (6.9 miles)
Perry Chrysoprase Mine, Plomosa Mining District, Plomosa Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 43' 54" N114° 8' 15" W11.4km (7.1 miles)
Red Chief prospect, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 36' 19" N114° 19' 59" W11.6km (7.2 miles)
Roy T. Bowyer Mine, La Paz Mining District (Weaver Mining District), Dome Rock Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 43' 59" N114° 19' 23" W11.6km (7.2 miles)
Silver Spur Mine, Plomosa Mining District, Plomosa Mountains, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA33° 36' 41" N114° 7' 18" W11.6km (7.2 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 11.6 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

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Arizona Highway Maintenance Yard - Quartzsite33° 39' 43" N114° 13' 49" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
First Baptist Church of QuartziteChurch33° 40' 2" N114° 13' 38" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Fly-in Picnic Grounds AirportAirport33° 40' 8" N114° 13' 49" W0.6km (0.3 miles)
Hi Jolly Monument33° 39' 53" N114° 14' 10" W0.6km (0.4 miles)
Mountain Quail Mobile Home ParkPopulated place33° 40' 11" N114° 13' 40" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
Quartzsite Southern Baptist ChurchChurch33° 40' 9" N114° 14' 7" W0.8km (0.5 miles)
Quartzsite AirportAirport33° 39' 26" N114° 13' 24" W0.9km (0.6 miles)
Super 8 Quartzsite AzHotel33° 40' 0" N114° 13' 11" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
Old Fort Tyson33° 39' 57" N114° 13' 10" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
West Quartzsite InterchangeRoad junction33° 39' 30" N114° 14' 27" W1.2km (0.7 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
North America PlateTectonic Plate
Sonoran Desert, North AmericaDesert
USACountry
Arizona, USAState
La Paz Co., Arizona, USACounty
Quartzsite, La Paz Co., Arizona, USATown
 
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