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Yancey Co., North Carolina, USA

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Location is approximate, based on center of defined region.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 35° North , 82° West (est.)
Neighbouring regions:


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Commodity List

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Mineral List

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Actinolite

Aeschynite-(Ce)

Albite

var: Cleavelandite

var: Oligoclase

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

'Allanite Group'

Almandine

Anorthite

Anthophyllite

Antigorite

'Apatite'

Aragonite

Arfvedsonite

'Asbestos'

Autunite

Becquerelite

Beryl

var: Alkali-beryl

var: Aquamarine

var: Emerald

var: Heliodor

var: Morganite

'Biotite'

Brucite

Calcite

'Chabazite'

Chalcopyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Chromite

Chrysoberyl

'Chrysolite'

Chrysotile

Clarkeite

Clinochlore

var: Chromian Clinochlore

var: Pennine

Clinozoisite

var: Clinothulite

Columbite-(Fe)

'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'

Copper

Corundum

'Deweylite'

Diopside

Dolomite

Elbaite

Enstatite

var: Bronzite

Epidote

Euxenite-(Y)

Fayalite

'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'

'Feldspar Group'

'var: Perthite'

Ferberite

Fluorapatite

Fluorite

var: Chlorophane

Forsterite

Fourmarierite

'Gadolinite'

Gahnite

'Garnet'

'Garnierite'

Graphite

'Gummite'

Hafnon

Halite

'Halloysite'

Halloysite-7Å

Hematite

'Hornblende'

Huntite

'Hypersthene'

Ilmenite

var: Manaccanite

Iron

var: Kamacite

Isocubanite

Kaolinite

Kasolite

'K Feldspar'

Kyanite

'Labradorite'

'Lepidolite'

'Limonite'

Mackinawite

Magnesioferrite

Magnesite

Magnetite

Margarite

Merrillite

'Mica Group'

Microcline

var: Amazonite

Microlite Group

Molybdenite

'Monazite'

Monazite-(Ce)

'Moonstone'

Muscovite

var: Sericite

'Olivine'

Opal

var: Opal-AN

Orthoclase

'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'

Palygorskite

Phlogopite

Pigeonite

'Pimelite'

Platinum

'Plessite'

Pollucite

Pyrite

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Chalcedony

var: Rutilated Quartz

var: Smoky Quartz

Rutile

Samarskite-(Y)

Schorl

Schreibersite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Siderite

Sillimanite

Spessartine

Sphalerite

var: Marmatite

Spinel

'Sunstone'

Taenite

Talc

'Tantalite'

Tantalite-(Fe)

Tapiolite-(Fe)

Tetrataenite

'Thorogummite' ?

Titanite

Torbernite

'Tourmaline'

Tremolite

var: Chrome-Tremolite

Troilite

Uraninite

var: Pitchblende

Uranophane

'Uranpyrochlore (of Hogarth 1977)'

Vandendriesscheite

Vermiculite

Wölsendorfite

Zircon

var: Cyrtolite

Zoisite

var: Thulite


94 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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