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Albite from
Vernal Mesa Quartz Monzonite, Black Canyon of the Gunnison River, Montrose Co., Colorado, USA

Locality type:Pluton
Classification
Species:Albite
Formula:Na(AlSi3O8)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Hansen, Wallace R. (1965), Black Canyon of the Gunnison: Today and Yesterday. USGS Bulletin 1191, 76 p.
Hansen, Wallace R. (1971), Geologic map of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison River and vicinity, western Colorado: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geologic Investigations Map 1-584, scale 1:31,680.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Albite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Vernal Mesa Quartz Monzonite, Black Canyon of the Gunnison River, Montrose Co., Colorado, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Albite
59.3km (36.8 miles) Seventy-Six shaft, Willow Creek Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
60.0km (37.3 miles) The Blowout Occurrence, Ouray Mining District (Uncompahgre Mining District), Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
60.1km (37.4 miles) Little Johnnie Mine (Cathey Nos. 1-5; Unpatented Claims: Little Johnnie Nos. 1-2; Charley Nos. 1-5; Little Johnnie Extension), Goose Creek Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
63.8km (39.7 miles) Mt. Sneffels, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
66.4km (41.3 miles) Iron Hill deposit (Iron Hill carbonatite complex), White Earth Mining District (Powderhorn Mining District), Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
89.7km (55.7 miles) Black Wonder Occurrence, Quartz Creek Pegmatite Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
91.8km (57.1 miles) Italian Mountain, Taylor Park, Dorchester Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
92.9km (57.7 miles) Bucky pegmatite (New Anniversary; Willow Creek), Quartz Creek Pegmatite Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
92.9km (57.7 miles) Pegmatite No. 537 Occurrence, Quartz Creek Pegmatite Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
92.9km (57.7 miles) Pegmatite No. 538 Occurrence, Quartz Creek Pegmatite Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
 
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