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Microcline from
Carmelita Mine (Big Spring mine; Blue Gem claim; Crest Gem mine; Elinor deposit; Elinor mine; Estudillo mine; French Pete mine; MS 6130; Peter Cabat mine), Chihuahua Valley, Warner Springs District, San Diego Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Microcline
Formula:K(AlSi3O8)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Ritchie, S. 2000. History of the Carmelita Gem Mine in the 20th Century. Southern California Gem Industries web publication: July.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz1 photo of Microcline associated with Quartz at this locality.
Indicolite1 photo of Microcline associated with Indicolite at this locality.
Cleavelandite1 photo of Microcline associated with Cleavelandite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Microcline data
Locality Data:Click here to view Carmelita Mine (Big Spring mine; Blue Gem claim; Crest Gem mine; Elinor deposit; Elinor mine; Estudillo mine; French Pete mine; MS 6130; Peter Cabat mine), Chihuahua Valley, Warner Springs District, San Diego Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Microcline
4.6km (2.8 miles) Cryo-Genie Mine (Cindy B-Cryogenie claim; Lost Valley Truck Trail prospect), Warner Springs, Warner Springs District, San Diego Co., California, USA
4.6km (2.8 miles) Blue Lady Mine (Blue Tourmaline claim; Blue Bell deposit; Blue Bell mine; Exposition claim; Panama claim; San Diego claim; San Diego group), Chihuahua Valley, Warner Springs District, San Diego Co., California, USA
9.5km (5.9 miles) Blue Chihuahua Mine (Blue Dog), Iron Spring Mountain, Cooper Canyon District, Riverside Co., California, USA
11.5km (7.1 miles) Mountain Lily Mine (Emeralite No. 2 claim; Gem Mine No. 1 claim; Ware mine), Aguanga Mountain, Oak Grove, Aguanga Mountain District (Smith Mountain District), San Diego Co., California, USA
11.5km (7.2 miles) Maple Lode Mine (Maple claim), Aguanga Mountain, Oak Grove, Aguanga Mountain District (Smith Mountain District), San Diego Co., California, USA
21.0km (13.1 miles) Himalaya Mine (Himalaya dikes; Himalaya pegmatite), Gem Hill, Mesa Grande District, San Diego Co., California, USA
21.2km (13.1 miles) San Diego Mine (K. C. Naylor mine), Gem Hill, Mesa Grande District, San Diego Co., California, USA
21.5km (13.4 miles) Mesa Grande Mine, Gem Hill, Mesa Grande District, San Diego Co., California, USA
26.3km (16.3 miles) Calac prospect, Rincon Mountain, Rincon, Rincon District, San Diego Co., California, USA
26.7km (16.6 miles) Lithia Dike Mine (Lithia Dyke claim), Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA
 
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