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

Mineral Species
Species:Realgar
Formula:As4S4
Description
Comments:Small amounts occur with borax and kernite; abundant chiefly in the borax of the upper ore.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Schaller, Waldemar Theodore (1930), Borate minerals from the Kramer district, Mohave Desert, California: USGS PP 158-I: 137-170; […Mineralogical Magazine: 22: 622 (1931)]: 139; 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): 165-166; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 132.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Borax
Kernite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Ulexite5 photos of Realgar associated with Ulexite at this locality.
Colemanite3 photos of Realgar associated with Colemanite at this locality.
Kernite3 photos of Realgar associated with Kernite at this locality.
Orpiment2 photos of Realgar associated with Orpiment at this locality.
Pararealgar1 photo of Realgar associated with Pararealgar at this locality.
Tincalconite1 photo of Realgar associated with Tincalconite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Realgar data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
Localities for Realgar 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
Baker Mine, 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
Jenifer Mine (Jennifer Mine), 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
Nearest other occurrences of Realgar
33.1km (20.6 miles) A Rho A, Red Buttes, East Kramer Borate area (East Kramer Colemanite area), East Kramer District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
71.5km (44.4 miles) B Calico District (Daggett District; Calico-Daggett area), Calico Mts (Calico Hills), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
82.6km (51.3 miles) C Searles Lake, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
87.8km (54.5 miles) D Lang Mine (Sterling Mine; Sterling Borax Mine; Tick Canyon Borax Mine), Tick Canyon Borate deposit, Tick Canyon, Lang, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
116.5km (72.4 miles) E Commercial Quarry, Sky Blue Hill, Crestmore quarries, Crestmore, Riverside Co., California, USA
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