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Calcite from
New Melones Dam, West Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA

Locality type:Dam
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Habit:anhedral vein fillings; blocky crystals
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Pohl, D. et al. (1982): Ferroaxinite from New Melones Lake, Calaveras County, California, a remarkable new locality. Mineralogical Record 13 (5), 293-302
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view New Melones Dam, West Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
6.6km (4.1 miles) Atlas and Soldiers Gulch Mine (Walters Mine; Atlas claim; Soldiers Gulch claim), Tuttletown, Tuttletown Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
7.1km (4.4 miles) Gross and Street (Gross Consolidated claim; Shaw and Schollar claim; Street claim), Tuttletown, Tuttletown Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
7.2km (4.5 miles) Norwegian Mine, Tuttletown, Tuttletown Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
8.6km (5.3 miles) Whittle Mine, Carson Hill, Carson Hill Mining District (Melones Mining District), Mother Lode Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
9.4km (5.9 miles) Jamestown Mine (Jamestown group), Jamestown, Jamestown District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
10.7km (6.7 miles) Golden Rule Mine, Jumper & Golden Rule group (Jumper Mine; Jumper claim; Jumper deposit; New Era claim), Jamestown Mine (Jamestown group), Jamestown, Jamestown District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) Big Seven Mine, Copperopolis, Foothill Copper Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
11.6km (7.2 miles) North Keystone Mine (Keystone Mine), Copperopolis Mines (Copperopolis group), Copperopolis, Foothill Copper Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
12.2km (7.6 miles) Vista Mine (Russell Mine), Angels Camp, Angels Camp Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
13.5km (8.4 miles) Utica Mine (Brown Mine; Brown claim; Little Nugget claim; Washington claim; Utica claim; Confidence claim; Stickle claim; Raspberry claim; Dead Horse claim; Jackson claim), Angels Camp, Angels Camp Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
 
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