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Smoky Quartz from
McCormack Mine (North and South), Monteagle Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Comments:The quartz here has a weird etched look to it, it really doesn't look too 'glassy' to me. It is generally smoky and colorless, but smoky varieties almost look like a smoky amethyst possibly because of its surface appearance.
Habit:massive
Colour:black, colorless, smoky amethystine
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Ref.: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Smoky Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view McCormack Mine (North and South), Monteagle Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
Nearest other occurrences of Smoky Quartz
1.3km (0.8 miles) Cairns Mine, Monteagle Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
1.3km (0.8 miles) Plunkett Mine, Monteagle Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
1.5km (1.0 miles) Hybla pegmatite, Monteagle Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
2.3km (1.4 miles) MacDonald Mine, Monteagle Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
3.9km (2.4 miles) Hickey Mine, Monteagle Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
4.9km (3.0 miles) Taylor Mine, Monteagle Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
7.7km (4.8 miles) Price Chopper Occurrence, Town of Bancroft, Dungannon Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
8.8km (5.5 miles) Graphite Road roadcut, Monteagle Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
12.6km (7.9 miles) York River Bridge fill, York River area, Dungannon Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
13.0km (8.1 miles) Highway 28 East tourmaline occurrence, Dungannon Township, Hastings County, Ontario, Canada
 
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