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Martin prospects, One Hole Spring, Bighorn Mountains, San Bernardino Co., California, USAi
Regional Level Types
Martin prospectsGroup of Prospects
One Hole SpringSpring
Bighorn MountainsMountain Range
San Bernardino Co.County
CaliforniaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
34° 17' 17'' North , 116° 36' 15'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Group of Prospects
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Big Bear City12,304 (2017)22.3km
Yucca Valley21,600 (2017)25.0km
Morongo Valley3,552 (2011)26.9km
Big Bear Lake5,213 (2017)28.6km
Joshua Tree7,414 (2011)31.7km


A U prospect(s) located in the SW¼NE¼ sec. 6, T2N, R4E SBM, about 6.2 km SSE of One Hole Spring, S of the Bighorn Mountains, on national recreation lands (Bighorn Mountains and Whitewater River National Recreation Lands). MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 10 meters.

Local rocks include Precambrian rocks, undivided, unit 2 (Mojave Desert and Transverse Ranges).

Workings include unspecified surface openings (the topo map reflects 3 prospect pit symbols at the ends of 2 dead end trails around this point).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Description: Occurs in nearly black biotite-rich gneiss.
Reference: Dibblee, T.W., Jr. (1967b) Geologic map of the Old Woman Spring quadrangle, San Bernardino County, California. USGS Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-518, with text: 4; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 318-319.
'Monazite'
Description: Occurs irregularly distributed in nearly black biotite-rich gneiss.
Reference: Dibblee, T.W., Jr. (1967b) Geologic map of the Old Woman Spring quadrangle, San Bernardino County, California. USGS Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-518, with text: 4; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 318-319.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Description: Occurs as large porphyroblasts in nearly black biotite-rich gneiss.
Reference: Dibblee, T.W., Jr. (1967b) Geologic map of the Old Woman Spring quadrangle, San Bernardino County, California. USGS Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-518, with text: 4; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 318-319.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Monazite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Monazite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
OOxygen
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
KPotassium
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
FeIron
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2

References

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U.S. Bureau of Mines (1982), Open-File Report MLA 107-82: No. 37, Appendix A, p. 14, and fig. 2.
Dibblee, T.W., Jr. (1967b) Geologic map of the Old Woman Spring quadrangle, San Bernardino County, California. USGS Miscellaneous Geological Investigation Map I-518, with text: 4.
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 318-319.
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10286419.
U.S. Bureau of Mines (1995), Minerals Availability System/Mineral Industry Location System (MAS/MILS): file #0060712599.

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USGS MRDS Record:10286419

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