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Microcline from
Himalaya Mine (Himalaya dikes; Himalaya pegmatite), Gem Hill, Mesa Grande Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Microcline
Formula:K(AlSi3O8)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Fisher, J., E. E. Foord, and G. A. Bricker, 1999. The geology, mineralogy, and history of the Himalaya mine, Mesa Grande, San Diego County, California. California Geology 52(1):3-18.; Jesse Fisher (2011) Mines and Minerals of the Southern California Pegmatite Province. Rocks & Minerals 86:14-34.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Elbaite33 photos of Microcline associated with Elbaite at this locality.
Cleavelandite29 photos of Microcline associated with Cleavelandite at this locality.
Lepidolite27 photos of Microcline associated with Lepidolite at this locality.
Quartz17 photos of Microcline associated with Quartz at this locality.
Smoky Quartz7 photos of Microcline associated with Smoky Quartz at this locality.
Albite5 photos of Microcline associated with Albite at this locality.
Stilbite subgroup5 photos of Microcline associated with Stilbite subgroup at this locality.
Tourmaline4 photos of Microcline associated with Tourmaline at this locality.
Laumontite3 photos of Microcline associated with Laumontite at this locality.
Cookeite2 photos of Microcline associated with Cookeite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Microcline data
Locality Data:Click here to view Himalaya Mine (Himalaya dikes; Himalaya pegmatite), Gem Hill, Mesa Grande Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (20 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Microcline
0.2km (0.1 miles) San Diego Mine (K. C. Naylor mine), Gem Hill, Mesa Grande Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
0.6km (0.4 miles) Mesa Grande Mine, Gem Hill, Mesa Grande Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
12.8km (8.0 miles) Maple Lode Mine (Maple claim), Aguanga Mountain, Oak Grove, Aguanga Mountain Mining District (Smith Mountain Mining District), San Diego County, California, USA
13.7km (8.5 miles) Mountain Lily Mine (Emeralite No. 2 claim; Gem Mine No. 1 claim; Ware mine), Aguanga Mountain, Oak Grove, Aguanga Mountain Mining District (Smith Mountain Mining District), San Diego County, California, USA
14.1km (8.8 miles) Calac prospect, Rincon Mountain, Rincon, Rincon Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
14.3km (8.9 miles) Clark Mine, Rincon Mountain, Rincon, Rincon Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
14.4km (8.9 miles) Victor Mine (Big Buck mine; Big Buck prospect), Rincon Mountain, Rincon, Rincon Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
15.7km (9.8 miles) Prospect Mine (Prophet prospect; Prospect prospect), Ramona, Ramona Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
16.4km (10.2 miles) Apollo Lode claim, Ramona, Ramona Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) Lookout Mine (Hercules group; Lookout prospect; Upper Hercules mine), Ramona, Ramona Mining District, San Diego County, California, USA
 
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