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Enstatite from
Balsam Gap Olivine deposit, Webster-Balsam, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Enstatite
Formula:Mg2Si2O6
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:(2006)Screening of Historic Mines,Historic Asbesto Prospects, and Natural Asbestos Occurrences in North Carolina; North Carolina NOA Site Screening Summary Report
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Enstatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Balsam Gap Olivine deposit, Webster-Balsam, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Enstatite
1.5km (0.9 miles) Dark Ridge Olivine deposit, Webster-Balsam, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
12.1km (7.5 miles) Cane Creek Olivine deposit, Webster-Balsam, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
27.6km (17.2 miles) Bonanza Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
29.9km (18.6 miles) Ned Wilson Branch, Mason Mountain, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
30.2km (18.8 miles) Mincey Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
32.7km (20.3 miles) Brockton Mine, Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
34.0km (21.1 miles) Rattlesnake Mine (Rattlesnake Asbestos Prospect), Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
36.1km (22.4 miles) Oakland Asbestos Mine, Lake Toxaway, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
37.2km (23.1 miles) Western North Carolina Nickel Laterite Occurrence (TES), Buncombe Co., North Carolina, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) Miller Asbestos Mine, Lake Toxaway, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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