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Kettle Falls pegmatites, Kettle Falls Mining District, Stevens Co., Washington, USAi
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Kettle Falls pegmatitesOccurrence
Kettle Falls Mining DistrictMining District
Stevens Co.County
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
48° North , 117° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~74km
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Pegmatites on both the Stevens County and Ferry County sides of the Columbia River. The Original locations have been flooded by the Franklin D. Roosavelt Lake.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Huntting, M. (1956): Inventory of Washington Minerals, Part I, Nonmetallic Minerals, Vol. 1; Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.57

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)

List of minerals for each chemical element

BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
OOxygen
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
AlAluminium
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)

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Huntting, M. (1956), Inventory of Washington Minerals, Part I, Nonmetallic Minerals, Volume 1.
Cannon, B. (1975), Minerals of Washington: 57.


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