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Lodi No. 4 Mine (Lodi No. 4 claim), Adams Peak, Last Chance District, Diamond Mts, Plumas Co., California, USAi
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Lodi No. 4 Mine (Lodi No. 4 claim)Mine
Adams PeakPeak
Last Chance DistrictMining District
Diamond MtsMountain Range
Plumas Co.County
CaliforniaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° 55' 12'' North , 120° 7' 54'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 39.92000,-120.13167
GeoHash:G#: 9r4e474yc
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Doyle678 (2011)12.2km
Chilcoot-Vinton454 (2011)12.6km
Beckwourth432 (2017)23.8km
Patton Village702 (2011)24.6km
Herlong298 (2011)24.8km


A Ag-Cu-Mo-Bi-W-Sb mine located in sec. 19, T24N, R17E (MDM), 2.9 km (1.8 miles) WNW of Adams Peak (coordinates of record), SE of Galeppick Creek, on the W slope of the Diamond Mountains, E of Frenchman Lake and the Little Last Chance Valley, SE of Last Chance Spring, on National Forest land.

NOTE: This locality is not listed in the USGS MRDS database.

Mineralization is quartz dikes in granite related to either hydrothermal phase of magmatic sequence or pneumatolytic origin.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


46 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Bismite
Formula: Bi2O3
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Bismutoferrite
Formula: Fe3+2Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Clinobisvanite
Formula: Bi(VO4)
Copper
Formula: Cu
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Ferrimolybdite
Formula: Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Galena
Formula: PbS
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Idaite
Formula: Cu5FeS6
Koechlinite
Formula: Bi2MoO6
Lindgrenite
Formula: Cu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Metatorbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Molybdite
Formula: MoO3
Namibite
Formula: Cu(BiO)2(VO4)(OH)
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Posnjakite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
'Roméite Group'
'Roméite Group var: Bismutostibiconite'
Formula: Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schumacherite
Formula: Bi3(VO4)2O(OH)
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Tungstite
Formula: WO3 · H2O
Witherite
Formula: BaCO3
Wittichenite
Formula: Cu3BiS3
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Idaite2.CB.15aCu5FeS6
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Stromeyerite2.BA.40AgCuS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Wittichenite2.GA.20Cu3BiS3
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Bismite4.CB.60Bi2O3
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Koechlinite4.DE.15Bi2MoO6
Molybdite4.E0.10MoO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
'Roméite Group'4.DH.
'var: Bismutostibiconite'4.DH.Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
'Stibiconite'4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Tungstite4.FJ.10WO3 · H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Bismutite5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Witherite5.AB.15BaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Ferrimolybdite7.GB.30Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Lindgrenite7.GB.05Cu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
Posnjakite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Clinobisvanite8.AD.65Bi(VO4)
Metatorbernite8.EB.10Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Namibite8.BB.50Cu(BiO)2(VO4)(OH)
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Pseudomalachite8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Schumacherite8.BO.10Bi3(VO4)2O(OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
Bismutoferrite9.ED.25Fe3+2Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Dravite9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
Stromeyerite2.4.6.1AgCuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Idaite2.9.14.1Cu5FeS6
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Wittichenite3.4.8.1Cu3BiS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Bismite4.3.10.2Bi2O3
AX3
Molybdite4.5.1.1MoO3
Tungstite4.5.2.1WO3 · H2O
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Witherite14.1.3.2BaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Posnjakite31.4.1.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Clinobisvanite38.4.7.1Bi(VO4)
Miscellaneous
Namibite38.5.9.1Cu(BiO)2(VO4)(OH)
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Metatorbernite40.2a.13.2Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Pseudomalachite41.4.3.1Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Schumacherite41.10.9.2Bi3(VO4)2O(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Roméite Group'44.1.1.3
'var: Bismutostibiconite'44.1.1.6Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
'Stibiconite'44.1.1.1Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
A2XO4
Koechlinite48.2.2.1Bi2MoO6
Basic Anhydrous Molybdates and Tungstates
Lindgrenite48.3.1.1Cu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
Group 49 - HYDRATED MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
Hydrated Normal Molybdates and Tungstates
Ferrimolybdite49.2.1.1Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Bismutoferrite71.1.3.1Fe3+2Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H NamibiteCu(BiO)2(VO4)(OH)
H BismutoferriteFe23+Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
H SchumacheriteBi3(VO4)2O(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
H MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
H LindgreniteCu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H TungstiteWO3 · H2O
BBoron
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CCarbon
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C WitheriteBaCO3
OOxygen
O BismiteBi2O3
O NamibiteCu(BiO)2(VO4)(OH)
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O BismutoferriteFe23+Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
O Roméite Group (var: Bismutostibiconite)Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
O SchumacheriteBi3(VO4)2O(OH)
O KoechliniteBi2MoO6
O CupriteCu2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O WitheriteBaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
O ClinobisvaniteBi(VO4)
O MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
O LindgreniteCu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O TungstiteWO3 · H2O
O MolybditeMoO3
NaSodium
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si BismutoferriteFe23+Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
PPhosphorus
P MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
P PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
SSulfur
S WitticheniteCu3BiS3
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CinnabarHgS
S CovelliteCuS
S DigeniteCu9S5
S GalenaPbS
S IdaiteCu5FeS6
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S BaryteBaSO4
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
S StromeyeriteAgCuS
KPotassium
K PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
VVanadium
V NamibiteCu(BiO)2(VO4)(OH)
V SchumacheriteBi3(VO4)2O(OH)
V ClinobisvaniteBi(VO4)
FeIron
Fe BismutoferriteFe23+Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
Fe Roméite Group (var: Bismutostibiconite)Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe IdaiteCu5FeS6
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Fe FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CuCopper
Cu NamibiteCu(BiO)2(VO4)(OH)
Cu WitticheniteCu3BiS3
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu CopperCu
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu IdaiteCu5FeS6
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu PosnjakiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · H2O
Cu MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Cu PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Cu LindgreniteCu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu StromeyeriteAgCuS
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo KoechliniteBi2MoO6
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
Mo FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Mo LindgreniteCu3(MoO4)2(OH)2
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Mo MolybditeMoO3
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag StromeyeriteAgCuS
SbAntimony
Sb Roméite Group (var: Bismutostibiconite)Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
TeTellurium
Te HessiteAg2Te
BaBarium
Ba WitheriteBaCO3
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
W TungstiteWO3 · H2O
AuGold
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
BiBismuth
Bi BismiteBi2O3
Bi NamibiteCu(BiO)2(VO4)(OH)
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
Bi BismutoferriteFe23+Bi(SiO4)2(OH)
Bi Roméite Group (var: Bismutostibiconite)Bi(Sb5+,Fe3+)2O7
Bi SchumacheriteBi3(VO4)2O(OH)
Bi KoechliniteBi2MoO6
Bi WitticheniteCu3BiS3
Bi ClinobisvaniteBi(VO4)
UUranium
U MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Tertiary - Lopingian
2.588 - 259.1 Ma



ID: 2903956
Mesozoic granitic rocks, unit 3 (Sierra Nevada, Death Valley area, Northern Mojave Desert and Transverse Ranges)

Age: Phanerozoic (2.588 - 259.1 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Atolia Quartz Monzonite; Coxcomb Granodiorite; Holcomb Quartz Monzonite; Lar Quartz Diorite; Liebre Quartz Monzonite; Mount Pinos Granite; Palms Granite; Sands Granite; Teutonia Quartz Monzonite; White Tank Quartz Monzonite; Vermont Quartz Diorite; Cadiz Valley Batholith; Barcroft Granodiorite; Bass Lake Tonalite; Big Baldy Granite; Boundary Peak Granite; Bridalveil Granite; Burnside Lake Adamellite; Cabin Granodiorite; Cactus Point Granite; Carson Pass Tonalite; Cathedral Peak Granite; Clover Creek Granodiorite; Cottonwood Adamellite; Cow Creek Granodiorite; Dinkey Creek Granodiorite; Ebbetts Pass Granodiorite; El Capitan Granite; Evolution Basin Alaskite; Giant Forest Granodiorite; Half Dome Quartz Monzonite; Hunter Mountain Quartz Monzonite; Inconsolable Granodiorite; Isabella Granodiorite; Johnson Granite Porphyry; Knowles Granodiorite; Lake Edison Granodiorite; Lamarck Granodiorite; Leaning Tower Quartz Monzonite; Lebec Quartz Monzonite; Leidy Adamellite; Lodgepole Granite; Lookout Peak Tonalite; McAfee Adamellite; Mitchell Peak Granodiorite; Mono Creek Granite; Mount Clark Granite; Mount Givens Granodiorite; Pear Lake Quartz Monzonite; Paradise Granodiorite; Pellesier Granite; Pohono Granodiorite; Potwisha Quartz Diorite; Round Valley Peak Granodiorite; Sacatar Quartz Diorite; Sage Hen Adamellite; Sentinel Granodiorite; Stanislaus Meadow Adamellite; Taft Granite; Tamarack Leuco-Adamellite; Tejon Lookout Granite; Tinemaha Granodiorite; Tungsten Hills Quartz Monzonite; Ward Mountain Trondhjemite; Weaver Lake Quartz Monzonite; Wheeler Crest Quartz Monzonite; Whitney Granodiorite. Hunter Mountain Batholith; Inyo Batholith; Sierra Nevada Batholith. Bald Rock Pluton; Bucks Lake Pluton; Bullfrog Pluton; Cartridge Pass Pluton; Cascade Pluton; Dragon Pluton; Grizzly Pluton; Independence Pluton; Merrimac Pluton; Paiute Monument Pluton; Papoose Flat Pluton; Pat Keyes Pluton; Sage Hen Flat Pluton; Santa Rita Flat Pluton; Swedes Flat Pluton; Tuolumne Intrusive Suite; John Muir Intrusive Suite; Shaver Intrusive Suite; Palisade Crest Intrusive Suite; Scheelite Intrusive Suite; Fine Gold Intrusive Suite; Soldier Pass Intrusive Suite; Mount Whitney Intrusive Suite

Description: Mesozoic granite, quartz monzonite, granodiorite, and quartz diorite

Comments: Sierra Nevada, Death Valley area, Transverse Ranges and Mojave Desert. Primarily granodiorite, tonalite, quartz monzonite, and granite ranging in age from Late Triassic to Late Cretaceous. Includes some rocks as old as Permian and possibly a few as young as Tertiary. Three main periods of emplacement (Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous); wide variety of rock types Original map source: Saucedo, G.J., Bedford, D.R., Raines, G.L., Miller, R.J., and Wentworth, C.M., 2000, GIS Data for the Geologic Map of California, California Department of Conservation, Division of Mines and Geology, CD-ROM 2000-07, scale 1:750,000.

Lithology: Major:{granodiorite}, Minor:{granite,tonalite,quartz diorite,quartz monzonite}, Incidental:{diorite, quartz syenite, quartz monzodiorite, gabbro, trondhjemite, monzonite, monzodiorite, pegmatite, alaskite, aplite}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

Cretaceous
66 - 145 Ma



ID: 3192002
Mesozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

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Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California: 80, 339, 340.
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Dunning, G.E., Cooper, J.F. (2005) Mineralogy of the Spring Creek area, Last Chance mining district, Plumas County, California. Axis: 1(1): 1-30.
Frost, R. L., Henry, D. A., Weier, M. L., & Martens, W. (2006). Raman spectroscopy of three polymorphs of BiVO4: clinobisvanite, dreyerite and pucherite, with comparisons to (VO4)3‐bearing minerals: namibite, pottsite and schumacherite. Journal of Raman Spectroscopy: 37(7): 722-732.

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