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Number Six-White Queen group, Red Mountain, Black Wonder Mining District, Santa Clara Co., California, USAi
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Number Six-White Queen group- not defined -
Red MountainMountain
Black Wonder Mining DistrictMining District
Santa Clara Co.County
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USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° 24' 42'' North , 121° 28' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Diablo Grande826 (2017)16.6km
Westley603 (2011)28.1km
Grayson952 (2011)30.4km
Patterson21,498 (2017)30.5km
East Foothills8,269 (2011)31.2km


A magnesite deposit/group of claims located in sec. 18, T6S, R5E MDM, about 0.4 km (1,200 feet) S of Red Mountain summit.

NOTE: Coordinates provided are approximate to the center of sec. 18. This locality is not listed in the USGS MRDS database.

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1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: Bondenlos, A.J. (1950); Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 206.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C MagnesiteMgCO3
OOxygen
O MagnesiteMgCO3
MgMagnesium
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3

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Bondenlos, A.J. (1950) Magnesite deposits of central Ceará, Brazil. Washington, Government Printing Office, 153p.
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 206.

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North America PlateTectonic Plate
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