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Calcite from
Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Description
Comments:Occurs in many forms of crystals in and above the main ore beds; also occurs in vugs as crystals.
Colour:Colourless to yellow
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Morgan, V. and Erd, R.C. (1969) Minerals of the Kramer borate district, California California Division of Mines and Geology Mineral Information Service: 22(9): 147, 166; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 72, 210.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Pyrite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Colemanite112 photos of Calcite associated with Colemanite at this locality.
Ulexite15 photos of Calcite associated with Ulexite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
Localities for Calcite in this Region
U.S. Borax Mine (Pacific West Coast Borax; Pacific Coast Borax Co.; Boron Mine; Boron open pit; U.S. Borax and Chemical Corporation Mine; Kramer Mine; Kramer pit; Baker Mine), Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
U.S. Borax open pit (Boron pit), U.S. Borax Mine (Pacific West Coast Borax; Pacific Coast Borax Co.; Boron Mine; Boron open pit; U.S. Borax and Chemical Corporation Mine; Kramer Mine; Kramer pit; Baker Mine), Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
Mudd Mine (Western Mine; Western shaft), West Baker, Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
30.3km (18.8 miles) A West End Field Mine, Oneill shafts (Oneill shafts prospect; West End Field), Atolia area, Atolia District, Kern Co., California, USA
30.5km (19.0 miles) B Gardner Shaft Mine (Gardner deposit; Atolia Mines), Atolia area, Atolia District, Kern Co., California, USA
31.3km (19.4 miles) C Atolia District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
31.8km (19.8 miles) D Buckeye Mine, Atolia, Atolia District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
33.1km (20.6 miles) E Rho A, Red Buttes, East Kramer Borate area (East Kramer Colemanite area), East Kramer District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
35.0km (21.8 miles) F Treasure Hill Mine, Johannesburg, Johannesburg District, Rand District (Randsburg District), Rand Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
35.2km (21.9 miles) G St. Lawrence Mine (St. Lawrence Rand Mine; K. C. N. Mine; Isabella Mine), Randsburg, Rand District (Randsburg District), Rand Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
35.6km (22.1 miles) H Hercules Mine (Miners Dream Mine), Randsburg, Rand District (Randsburg District), Rand Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
35.6km (22.1 miles) I Kelly Mine, Randsburg, Rand District (Randsburg District), Rand Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
41.3km (25.6 miles) J Carbonate prospect, Chuckwalla Mountain, Kern Co., California, USA
43.5km (27.0 miles) K Bonanza Dome and Beacon Mine, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
43.8km (27.2 miles) L Victory Mine (Yellow Dog Extension Mine; Victory claim; Russian Boy vein; Liberty claim; Bull Moose claim; Bull Moose Fraction claim; Bull Moose Nos. 1 & 2 claims), Standard group, Standard Hill, Mojave, Mojave-Rosamond District (Mojave District), Kern Co., California, USA
44.4km (27.6 miles) M Exposed Treasure Mine (Exposed Treasure vein), Standard group, Standard Hill, Mojave, Mojave-Rosamond District (Mojave District), Kern Co., California, USA
46.3km (28.8 miles) N Red Rock Canyon prospects, Ricardo, El Paso Mountains District, El Paso Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
47.2km (29.3 miles) O Unnamed Calcite occurrence [1], Ricardo, El Paso Mountains District, El Paso Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
51.8km (32.2 miles) P Pedry Mine (San Antonio Mine; Pedry deposit; Golden Witch Mine; Golden Witch deposit), Mount General (Mt General), Hinkley, Barstow District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
55.6km (34.6 miles) Q Middle Buttes deposit (Cactus deposit), Middle Butte, Rosamond, Mojave-Rosamond District (Mojave District), Kern Co., California, USA
58.7km (36.5 miles) R Carbonate Mine, Oro Grande, Oro Grande District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
61.8km (38.4 miles) S Rho B, Phelan, East Kramer Borate area (East Kramer Colemanite area), East Kramer District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
69.7km (43.3 miles) T Lead Mountain Mine (Main Barite Mine), Lead Mountain [2], Barstow, Barstow District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
70.8km (44.0 miles) U Unnamed Travertine prospect [1], Lane Mountain, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
74.5km (46.3 miles) V Blackhawk Mine, Millersville, Loraine District, Kern Co., California, USA
76.1km (47.3 miles) W Heath Canyon occurrences, Wrightwood, San Gabriel Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
77.5km (48.2 miles) X Magnolia & Pyavin Mine (Magnolia Mine; Bechtle), Morris Peak, Indian Wells Canyon District, Kern Co., California, USA
79.9km (49.7 miles) Y Pacific Mine (Pacific Coast Borax Company properties; Borate; Borate Colemanite Mines; Calico; Old Borate; Pacific Coast Borax Co. workings), Calico, Calico District (Daggett District; Calico-Daggett area), Calico Mts (Calico Hills), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
80.2km (49.8 miles) Z Centennial Mine, Yermo (Marian; Marion; Otis), Calico District (Daggett District; Calico-Daggett area), Calico Mts (Calico Hills), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
81.1km (50.4 miles) 0 Gold Belt Mine (Gold Peak; McGinnis), Goat Mountain, Ord Mts, Ord District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
81.2km (50.4 miles) 1 Nichol Peak Mine (Nichol Peak prospect; Nickol Peak prospect), Heald Peak, Weldon District, Piute Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
81.4km (50.6 miles) 2 High Enough prospect (Digger Pine), Heald Peak, Weldon District, Piute Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
82.4km (51.2 miles) 3 Stardust Mine (Dorris and Cuddeback prospect; Star Dust and Black Cat Mine), Nicolls Peak, Weldon District, Piute Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
82.6km (51.3 miles) 4 Searles Lake, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
85.0km (52.8 miles) 5 Basin View Mine, Havilah, Clear Creek District, Kern Co., California, USA
87.3km (54.3 miles) 6 B and F Mine (B & F Mine), Weldon, Weldon District, Piute Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
87.6km (54.4 miles) 7 B and F Mine (B & F Mine), Nicolls Peak, Weldon District, Piute Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
87.8km (54.6 miles) 8 Ord Mountain Mine (Ord Mountain Mine System; Ord Mine; Ord Mountain deposits; Osborn; Rio Vista claim; Brilliant claim; Josephine claim; Belgium claim; Copper Junction claim), Ord Mountain, Ord Mts, Ord District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
88.6km (55.1 miles) 9 White Dollar Mine (May Day Mine; Mayday Tungsten Mine), Ord Mountain, Ord Mts, Ord District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
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