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Quartz from
Humpback Mountain Slump Zone, Hansen Creek, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA

Locality type:Mountain Area
Classification
Species:Quartz
Formula:SiO2
Habit:Normal habit, Dauphiné habit, double terminated, and scepters occur. Japan law twins can be found, some are sceptered. Phantoms of bubbles are sometimes seen in scepters. Enhydros occur but are very rare.
Colour:Clear, milky, amethyst, smoky. Some xls with smoky-citrine color has been reported.
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Extremely common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Eric He's Collection; Ray Claude (1995) Mineral Sites of King County, Washington: 27
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Quartz data
Locality Data:Click here to view Humpback Mountain Slump Zone, Hansen Creek, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Quartz
0.2km (0.1 miles) A Garden Slug prospect (Garden Slug claim), Hansen Creek Crystal area, Hansen Creek, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
2.0km (1.2 miles) B Hansen Creek Crystal area, Hansen Creek, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) C Silver Peak, Snoqualmie Pass, Snoqualmie District, King Co., Washington, USA
6.2km (3.8 miles) D Rockhound Gulch (Denny Creek), Denny Mountain, King Co., Washington, USA
9.0km (5.6 miles) E Chair Peak area, Snoqualmie Pass, Snoqualmie District, King Co., Washington, USA
9.2km (5.7 miles) F McClellan Butte, Bandera, King Co., Washington, USA
10.8km (6.7 miles) G Mount Roosevelt, Snoqualmie Pass, Snoqualmie District, King Co., Washington, USA
11.2km (6.9 miles) H Granite Lakes, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
13.2km (8.2 miles) I Gifford Ridge, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
13.3km (8.3 miles) J Horseshoe Mine, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
16.3km (10.1 miles) K Esther and Louisa Mine, Gold Creek District, Snoqualmie Pass, Kittitas Co., Washington, USA
16.7km (10.4 miles) L Condor-Hemlock Mine (Condor Mine; Hemlock Mine; Pegasus claim; Green Crystal claim), Snoqualmie Pass, Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie River, Snoqualmie & Burns Districts, King Co., Washington, USA
18.6km (11.6 miles) M Hardscrabble Creek, Goldmyer Hot Springs, King Co., Washington, USA
18.8km (11.7 miles) N Little Kachess Lake Claim, Mineral Creek, Kittitas Co., Washington, USA
19.3km (12.0 miles) O Clipper group (Snoqualmie Copper Company claims; Katie Belle claim), Snoqualmie & Burns & Miller River Districts, Goldmyer Hot Springs, King Co., Washington, USA
19.5km (12.1 miles) P Mineral Creek Mine (Durrwachter Mine; Liberty Lode Mine), Mineral Creek, Kittitas Co., Washington, USA
19.5km (12.1 miles) Q Green Mountain, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
20.0km (12.4 miles) R Mount Teneriffe, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
21.1km (13.1 miles) S Quartz Creek Mine (Rainy Mine; Western States Copper Mine), Quartz Creek, Taylor River & Snoqualmie Districts, King Co., Washington, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) T Bessemer Ridge, Green Mountain, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
21.9km (13.6 miles) U Crawford Creek, Goldmyer Hot Springs, King Co., Washington, USA
22.3km (13.8 miles) V Crater lake, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
22.4km (13.9 miles) W Marten Creek, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
22.4km (13.9 miles) X Mount Si, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
24.6km (15.3 miles) Y Bear Basin, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
26.0km (16.2 miles) Z Dutch Miller Gap, Snoqualmie Pass, Snoqualmie District, King Co., Washington, USA
28.0km (17.4 miles) 0 Dutch Miller Claims, Middle Fork of the Snoqualmie River, Snoqualmie District, King Co., Washington, USA
28.2km (17.5 miles) 1 Cleopatra Group Mine (Cleopatra Mine; Aces Up Mine), Grotto, Miller River District, King Co., Washington, USA
28.5km (17.7 miles) 2 Bear Basin Mines, Bear Basin, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
28.9km (17.9 miles) 3 Fuller Mountain, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
29.3km (18.2 miles) 4 White River, Enumclaw, Pierce Co., Washington, USA
30.0km (18.7 miles) 5 Coney Basin Mine, Grotto, Miller River District, King Co., Washington, USA
30.5km (18.9 miles) 6 Pyramid Creek, Noble Knob, King Co., Washington, USA
30.5km (19.0 miles) 7 Illinois Creek, Illinois Basin, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
31.7km (19.7 miles) 8 Lennox Creek, King Co., Washington, USA
32.3km (20.1 miles) 9 Seattle-Cascade Mine (Triple S Mine; Silver Dollar Mine; Copper Plate Mine; Silver Dollar and Copper Plate Mine), Cleveland Mountain, Miller River District, King Co., Washington, USA
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