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Unnamed V-Fe occurrence [1], Archer Camp, New Idria Mining District, Fresno Co., California, USAi
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Unnamed V-Fe occurrence [1]Occurrence
Archer Camp- not defined -
New Idria Mining DistrictMining District
Fresno Co.County

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° 18' 39'' North , 120° 34' 44'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
Three Rocks246 (2011)27.1km
Coalinga16,564 (2017)27.3km
Cantua Creek466 (2011)31.6km
San Ardo517 (2015)43.6km
Huron6,836 (2017)44.3km

A V-Fe occurrence located in sec. 32, T18S, and in sec. 4, T19S, R13E, MDM, about 1.8 km (5,800 feet) NW of Archer Camp, in the White Creek area, near the southern tip of the New Idria serpentine mass.

NOTE: Coordinates provided are approximate to the center of the boundary between secs. 32, T18S and sec. 4, T19S. There are several prospect symbols on the topo map to the E and W of this spot.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: Fe2+V3+2O4
Description: Occurs as minute grains in magnetite in contact rock.
Reference: Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 152.
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 152.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification


List of minerals for each chemical element

O CoulsoniteFe2+V23+O4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
V CoulsoniteFe2+V23+O4
Fe CoulsoniteFe2+V23+O4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4


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Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 152.

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