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Bismuthinite from
Hercules Mine (Beryl claim; Hercules claim; Hercules group; Hercules prospect), Ramona, Ramona Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Bismuthinite
Formula:Bi2S3
Comments:Occurs as massive material in the upper workings in a quartz core.
Colour:Gray
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Sinkankas, J. (1967), Notes on some minerals from San Diego County, California. Gems and Minerals 363: 34-35; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 126.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Quartz
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bismuthinite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hercules Mine (Beryl claim; Hercules claim; Hercules group; Hercules prospect), Ramona, Ramona Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Bismuthinite
41.4km (25.7 miles) El Molino Mine (El Molino pegmatite; MS 5391), Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill), Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
43.7km (27.2 miles) Margarita Mine, Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
43.8km (27.2 miles) Stewart Mine (MS 6162; Stewart Lithia mine), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
43.8km (27.2 miles) Pala Chief Mine (Chief mine; MS 6452; Salmons mine), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
45.1km (28.0 miles) Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
 
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