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Opal from
Clear Creek claim (Clear Creek Mine), Goat Mountain, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA

Locality type:Claim
Classification
Species:Opal
Formula:SiO2 · nH2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Lapis 19(12), 40 (1994); Mineralogical Record (1993): 24: 471-475.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Edoylerite1 photo of Opal associated with Edoylerite at this locality.
Cinnabar1 photo of Opal associated with Cinnabar at this locality.
Deanesmithite1 photo of Opal associated with Deanesmithite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Opal data
Locality Data:Click here to view Clear Creek claim (Clear Creek Mine), Goat Mountain, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Opal
3.0km (1.9 miles) A North Star Mine, Sampson Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
17.2km (10.7 miles) B Reported Diatomite deposit [1], Panoche, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA
26.5km (16.5 miles) C Silver Moon claims 1; 2 and 3, Tumey Hills, Diablo Range, Fresno Co., California, USA
46.1km (28.6 miles) D King City deposit, King City, Monterey Co., California, USA
48.6km (30.2 miles) E Unnamed Diatomite occurrence [1], Little Panoche Detention Dam, Diablo Range, Fresno Co., California, USA
55.0km (34.2 miles) F Jens deposit (1), Bradley, Santa Lucia Mts (Santa Lucia Range), Monterey Co., California, USA
55.0km (34.2 miles) G Patriquin Mine (Cholame-Parkfield Mine; Paloma Mining Company; Franciscan Mine; Pitts Mine), Parkfield, Parkfield District, Diablo Range, Monterey Co., California, USA
57.5km (35.7 miles) H Unnamed Diatomite occurrence (1), Bryson, Santa Lucia Mts (Santa Lucia Range), Monterey Co., California, USA
59.9km (37.2 miles) I Great Lakes Carbon Corp. prospect, Bradley, Santa Lucia Mts (Santa Lucia Range), Monterey Co., California, USA
60.5km (37.6 miles) J Agricultural Minerals & Fertilizer Company, California Aquaduct Dos Amigos Pumping Station, Merced Co., California, USA
60.6km (37.6 miles) K Riewerts deposit, Bradley, Santa Lucia Mts (Santa Lucia Range), Monterey Co., California, USA
61.5km (38.2 miles) L California Kieselguhr Company Mine, Bradley, Santa Lucia Mts (Santa Lucia Range), Monterey Co., California, USA
62.1km (38.6 miles) M Unnamed Diatomite deposits (1), California Aquaduct Dos Amigos Pumping Station, Merced Co., California, USA
65.8km (40.9 miles) N Oakdale Ranch, Bryson, Santa Lucia Mts (Santa Lucia Range), Monterey Co., California, USA
92.6km (57.5 miles) O Oceanic Mine, Cambria, Cambria-Oceanic District, Santa Lucia Mts (Santa Lucia Range), San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
99.7km (62.0 miles) P Work Ranch deposit, Del Rey Oaks, Santa Lucia Mts (Santa Lucia Range), Monterey Co., California, USA
111.9km (69.5 miles) Q Estrella Mine, Chorro, Santa Lucia Mts (Santa Lucia Range), San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
114.1km (70.9 miles) R Simon Newman Company deposit, Crows Landing, Stanislaus Co., California, USA
114.2km (71.0 miles) S Unnamed Diatomite occurrence (1), Indian Springs, Madera Co., California, USA
115.3km (71.6 miles) T Unnamed Diatomite occurrence [1], Blackwells Corner, Kern Co., California, USA
121.5km (75.5 miles) U San Luis Range Diatomite Mine, Los Osos, San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
122.1km (75.9 miles) V Incello Company property (Thompson Reid Estate; U.S. Refractories Company), Los Osos, San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
123.8km (77.0 miles) W Ferrell deposit, Los Osos, San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
123.9km (77.0 miles) X O'Connell Mine (Greenwalls property; O'Connell Ranch Mine; O'Connell Number 1; Greenwalt), Coyote, Coyote District, Diablo Range, Santa Clara Co., California, USA
131.9km (82.0 miles) Y New Almaden Mine (New Almaden Mines), New Almaden, New Almaden District, Santa Cruz Mts, Santa Clara Co., California, USA
132.4km (82.2 miles) Z Unnamed diatomite deposit (1), San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
135.1km (84.0 miles) 0 Los Penascos Ranch deposit (Los Pemascos Ranch deposit), Shell Beach, San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
136.1km (84.6 miles) 1 Pismo Heights Company property, Pismo Beach, San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
138.4km (86.0 miles) 2 Guadalupe Mine, New Almaden, New Almaden District, Santa Cruz Mts, Santa Clara Co., California, USA
139.8km (86.9 miles) 3 Unnamed diatomite deposit (2), Arroyo Grande, Santa Lucia Mts (Santa Lucia Range), San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
141.7km (88.1 miles) 4 Hillsdale Mine (Chaboya-Hillsdale Mine; San Juan Bautista Mine; San Juan Mine; San Juan Quicksilver Mine; Sheboya Mine; Chapman Mine; Oak Hill Mine), Oak Hill, San Jose, Santa Clara Co., California, USA
147.3km (91.5 miles) 5 Unnamed Diatomite occurrence (1), Cooperstown, Stanislaus Co., California, USA
147.9km (91.9 miles) 6 Rush Creek deposit, Big Creek-Rush Creek District, Fresno Co., California, USA
151.0km (93.8 miles) 7 Nipomo, San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA
167.0km (103.8 miles) 8 White Rock Mine, Chinese Station, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
168.0km (104.4 miles) 9 Sampson Lode prospect, Groveland, Big Oak Flat District, East Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
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