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Unnamed Banalsite occurrence [1], Santa Rita Peak, New Idria Mining District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USAi
Regional Level Types
Unnamed Banalsite occurrence [1]Occurrence
Santa Rita PeakPeak
New Idria Mining DistrictMining District
Diablo RangeMountain Range
San Benito Co.County

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° 20' North , 120° 36' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
Three Rocks246 (2011)26.5km
Coalinga16,564 (2017)30.4km
Cantua Creek466 (2011)31.5km
San Lucas269 (2015)44.0km
San Ardo517 (2015)44.3km

A banalsite occurrence located 1 mile N of the California (Dallas) Gem Mine.

NOTE: Pemberton places this locality in Riverside County (sic).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: Na2BaAl4Si4O16
Reference: Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 362.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks

List of minerals for each chemical element

O BanalsiteNa2BaAl4Si4O16
Na BanalsiteNa2BaAl4Si4O16
Al BanalsiteNa2BaAl4Si4O16
Si BanalsiteNa2BaAl4Si4O16
Ba BanalsiteNa2BaAl4Si4O16


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Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 362.

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