Palomar Mine, Rincon, Rincon Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Rincon||- not defined -|
|Rincon Mining District||Mining District|
|San Diego Co.||County|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
33° 17' 60'' North , 116° 49' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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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 Plate||Tectonic Plate|
Select Mineral List TypeStandard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements
Detailed Mineral List:
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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|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES|
List of minerals for each chemical element
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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 I, unpublished data: 379-380.
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