SUPPORT US. If mindat.org is important to you, click here to donate to our Fall 2019 fundraiser!
Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat ArticlesThe ElementsBooks & Magazines
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsUsersMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day GalleryMineral Photography

Fluorapatite from
Custer Mountain lode (Snookum mine), Custer, Custer Mining District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA

Locality type:Lode
Classification
Species:Fluorapatite
Formula:Ca5(PO4)3F
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:R&M 75:3 pp 156-169
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorapatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Custer Mountain lode (Snookum mine), Custer, Custer Mining District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorapatite
2.4km (1.5 miles) Bull Moose Mine (Bull Moose pegmatite; Bull Moose lodes), Custer, Custer Mining District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) Hot Shot mine, Custer, Custer Mining District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA
4.1km (2.5 miles) Elkhorn Mine (Tinsley Mine), Custer, Custer Mining District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA
6.0km (3.7 miles) Pink Rose Lode Quarry (Scott Rose Quartz Mine; Scott Mine; Rose Quartz Mine), Custer, Custer Mining District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA
7.5km (4.7 miles) Crown Mine (McMackin Mine), Custer, Custer Mining District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA
9.1km (5.6 miles) Ross Mine (Highland lode; John Ross Mine), Berne, Custer Mining District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA
9.4km (5.8 miles) Tip Top Mine (Tip Top pegmatite), Fourmile, Custer Mining District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA
9.4km (5.9 miles) November Mine, Needles, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA
11.1km (6.9 miles) White Elephant Mine, Cicero Peak, Pringle, Custer Mining District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA
11.5km (7.1 miles) Helen Beryl Mine (Sweepstakes Beryl; Big Tom claim; Kem claim), Fourmile, Custer Mining District, Custer Co., South Dakota, USA
 
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: September 23, 2019 12:15:37
Go to top of page