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Palomar Mine, Rincon, Rincon Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USAi
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Palomar MineMine
Rincon- not defined -
Rincon Mining DistrictMining District
San Diego Co.County
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USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
33° 17' 60'' North , 116° 49' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Aguanga1,128 (2011)16.5km
Valley Center9,277 (2011)22.2km
Hidden Trails750 (2008)26.2km
San Pasqual2,041 (2018)26.4km
Hidden Meadows3,485 (2011)28.7km


A former W mine located 13.2 km (8.2 miles) E of Rincon and about 10 miles WNW of Warner Springs.

Mineralization is hosted in hornfels and schist.

Regions containing this locality

Pacific PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
CaCalcium
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)

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Lemmon, Dwight Moulton and Tweto, O.L. (1962) Tungsten in the United States, exclusive of Alaska and Hawaii. USGS Mineral Investigative Resources Map MR-25.
Lemmon, D.M., Tungsten deposits in the US; Vol. I, unpublished data: 379-380.


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