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Kaolinite from
Lechuguilla Cave, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Eddy Co., New Mexico, USA

Locality type:Cave
Classification
Species:Kaolinite
Formula:Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd. Rev. Ed., 1996
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Kaolinite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Lechuguilla Cave, Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Eddy Co., New Mexico, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Kaolinite
25.3km (15.7 miles) Cottonwood Cave, Eddy Co., New Mexico, USA
76.2km (47.3 miles) Kerr McGee Mine (Kermac Mine; Kerr McGee Mine; Vertac Mine; Fermetia Mine; New Mexico Potash Mine; Mississippi Potash East Mine; Intrepid Potash East Mine; Hobbs Potash facility), Carlsbad Potash Mining District, Eddy Co., New Mexico, USA
89.4km (55.5 miles) Cave Peak Molybdenum Deposit, Sierra Diablo, Culberson Co., Texas, USA
90.4km (56.2 miles) Cave Peak deposit, Sierra Diablo, Culberson Co., Texas, USA
 
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