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Trona from
Owens Lake, Olancha, Owens Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA

Locality type:Lake
Formula:Na3H(CO3)2 · 2H2O
Comments:LAyers of nearly pure material along shores.
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 139.; Mineralogical Record (2001) 32: 245; Clarke, F.W. (1910), Analyses of rocks and minerals from the laboratory of the United States Geological Survey, 1880-1908; USGS Bulletin 419: 256; Chatard, T.M. (1890a), On urao: American Journal of Science, 3rd. series: 38: 59; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 374; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 205.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Trona data
Locality Data:Click here to view Owens Lake, Olancha, Owens Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Trona
84.0km (52.2 miles) A Searles Lake, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
99.5km (61.8 miles) B Bennetts Well, Death Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA
102.0km (63.4 miles) C Death Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA
104.9km (65.2 miles) D Deep Springs Lake (Deep Springs Playa), Deep Springs Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA
209.3km (130.1 miles) E Mono Lake, Mono Co., California, USA
211.3km (131.3 miles) F Teels Marsh, Mineral Co., Nevada, USA
222.7km (138.4 miles) G Fort Cady deposit (Fort Cady Solution Mine; Fort Cady project), Hector, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
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