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Unspecified Rose Quartz occurrence [1], Forbestown, Forbestown Mining District, Butte Co., California, USAi
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Unspecified Rose Quartz occurrence [1]Occurrence
Forbestown- not defined -
Forbestown Mining DistrictMining District
Butte Co.County
CaliforniaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° North , 121° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~4km
Locality type:


A rose quartz occurrence at an unspecified location near Forbestown.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Colour: Pink
Description: "Fine" material.
Reference: Sterrett, Douglas Bovard (1916), Gems and precious stones: Mineral Resources U.S., 1914, part 2: 324; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 313.
Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Colour: Pink
Description: "Fine" material.
Reference: Sterrett, Douglas Bovard (1916), Gems and precious stones: Mineral Resources U.S., 1914, part 2: 324; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 313.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rose Quartz4.DA.05SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Rose Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2

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Sterrett, Douglas Bovard (1916), Gems and precious stones: Mineral Resources U.S., 1914, part 2: 324.
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 313.


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