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Pala Chief Mine, San Diego County, California, United States


Type:Mine(s) - a site where mineral ores are extracted from the ground by excavating surface pits and subterranean passages
Mindat.org Region:San Diego Co., California, USA
Region:San Diego County, California, United States
Latitude:33° 23' 14" N
Longitude:117° 3' 5" W
Lat/Long (dec):33.38725,-117.05142
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate
Elevation:431m
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LocalityLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Pala Chief Mine (Chief mine; MS 6452; Salmons mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 15" N117° 3' 5" W0.0km (0.0 miles)
Chief Extension prospects, Pala Chief Mine (Chief mine; MS 6452; Salmons mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 16" N117° 3' 7" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
West Knickerbocker prospect, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 12" N117° 3' 7" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 13" N117° 2' 59" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
East Knickerbocker prospect, Goddess Mine (Goddess prospect; MS 6452), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 15" N117° 2' 59" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
Chief Ridge prospects, Pala Chief Mine (Chief mine; MS 6452; Salmons mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 17" N117° 3' 10" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Olla prospect, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 8" N117° 3' 3" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Elizabeth R. Mine (Hazel W. claim), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 21" N117° 3' 5" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Redwing prospects (Redlands prospects; Redwings prospects), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 11" N117° 2' 57" W0.2km (0.1 miles)
Oceanview Mine (MS 6452; MS 6848; Ocean View Mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 21" N117° 3' 2" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Upper Elizabeth R. Mine (Elizabeth R. Mine [original]), Oceanview Mine (MS 6452; MS 6848; Ocean View mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 21" N117° 3' 2" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Goddess Mine (Goddess prospect; MS 6452), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 15" N117° 2' 54" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Margarita Mine, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 7" N117° 3' 11" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Oceanview Mine (Oceanview adits; new Oceanview workings), Elizabeth R. Mine (Hazel W. claim), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 24" N117° 3' 6" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Crystal King prospects, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 8" N117° 3' 15" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Hazel W. prospect, Elizabeth R. Mine (Hazel W. claim), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 21" N117° 3' 15" W0.3km (0.2 miles)
Jackpot Tunnel prospect (Butterfly prospect), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 5" N117° 2' 54" W0.4km (0.2 miles)
Poison Oak prospects, Elizabeth R. Mine (Hazel W. claim), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 26" N117° 3' 5" W0.4km (0.2 miles)
Lower Salmons View prospect, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 17" N117° 3' 20" W0.4km (0.3 miles)
Upper Salmons View prospect, Pala Chief Mine (Chief mine; MS 6452; Salmons mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 17" N117° 3' 20" W0.4km (0.3 miles)
Meadow prospects, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 27" N117° 3' 2" W0.4km (0.3 miles)
Francis prospect, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 21" N117° 3' 20" W0.4km (0.3 miles)
North End prospects, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 27" N117° 2' 57" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Verdant View prospect (Anita prospect), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 22' 59" N117° 3' 1" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Snipe prospect (Spar King deposit), Oceanview Mine (MS 6452; MS 6848; Ocean View mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 24" N117° 2' 49" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Redlands King prospect, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 11" N117° 3' 24" W0.5km (0.3 miles)
Butterfly prospect, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 22' 51" N117° 3' 6" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
Blanket prospects, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 22' 53" N117° 3' 15" W0.7km (0.4 miles)
Little Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 22' 46" N117° 2' 57" W0.9km (0.5 miles)
North Douglass prospect, Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA33° 23' 11" N117° 3' 38" W0.9km (0.5 miles)

Minerals recorded nearby (within 0.9 km)

Rock types recorded nearby (within 0.9 km)

Nearby features from geonames.org

Search moreFeatureTypeLatitudeLongitudeDistanceBearing
Chief MountainMountain33° 23' 14" N117° 3' 0" W0.1km (0.1 miles)
Little Chief MountainMountain33° 22' 47" N117° 2' 56" W0.9km (0.5 miles)
Castro CanyonValley33° 22' 44" N117° 2' 50" W1.0km (0.6 miles)
Stewart MineMine(s)33° 22' 52" N117° 3' 44" W1.2km (0.8 miles)
Tourmaline Queen MineMine(s)33° 23' 24" N117° 4' 8" W1.7km (1.0 miles)
Heriot MountainMountain33° 22' 36" N117° 2' 11" W1.8km (1.1 miles)
Tourmaline Queen MountainMountain33° 23' 23" N117° 4' 17" W1.9km (1.2 miles)
White Cloud MineMine(s)33° 23' 17" N117° 4' 20" W1.9km (1.2 miles)
Magee CreekStream33° 22' 11" N117° 3' 21" W2.0km (1.2 miles)
Tourmaline King MineMine(s)33° 23' 29" N117° 4' 24" W2.1km (1.3 miles)

Regions in mindat.org that contain this locality

RegionType
Pacific PlateTectonic Plate
USACountry
California, USAState
San Diego Co., California, USACounty
 
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