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Fluorapatite from
Himalaya Mine (Himalaya dikes; Himalaya pegmatite), Gem Hill, Mesa Grande District, San Diego Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Fluorapatite
Formula:Ca5(PO4)3F
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:
Cleavelandite12 photos of Fluorapatite associated with Cleavelandite at this locality.
Lepidolite7 photos of Fluorapatite associated with Lepidolite at this locality.
Elbaite4 photos of Fluorapatite associated with Elbaite at this locality.
Quartz2 photos of Fluorapatite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorapatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Himalaya Mine (Himalaya dikes; Himalaya pegmatite), Gem Hill, Mesa Grande District, San Diego Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorapatite
12.8km (8.0 miles) A Maple Lode Mine (Maple claim), Aguanga Mountain, Oak Grove, Aguanga Mountain District (Smith Mountain District), San Diego Co., California, USA
13.7km (8.5 miles) B 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
14.3km (8.9 miles) C Clark Mine, Rincon Mountain, Rincon, Rincon District, San Diego Co., California, USA
15.0km (9.3 miles) D Mack Mine (John Mac mine; Mac mine; San Luis Rey claim), Rincon Mountain, Rincon, Rincon District, San Diego Co., California, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) E Hercules Mine (Beryl claim; Hercules claim; Hercules group; Hercules prospect), Ramona, Ramona District, San Diego Co., California, USA
17.2km (10.7 miles) F Little Three Mine (Little 3 mine), Ramona, Ramona District, San Diego Co., California, USA
18.5km (11.5 miles) G Cryo-Genie Mine (Cindy B-Cryogenie claim; Lost Valley Truck Trail prospect), Warner Springs, Warner Springs District, San Diego Co., California, USA
21.0km (13.1 miles) H 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
25.2km (15.7 miles) I 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
28.8km (17.9 miles) J Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
29.0km (18.0 miles) K Katerina Mine (Ashley mine; Caterina mine; Catherin mine; Catherina mine; Katrina mine), Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
30.7km (19.1 miles) L Elizabeth R. Mine (Hazel W. claim), Chief Mountain, Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
32.1km (19.9 miles) M Tourmaline Queen Mine (MS 6458; Queen mine; Tourmaline Queen group; Tourmaline Queen No. 1 claim; Tourmaline Queen No. 2 claim; Tourmaline Queen No. 3 claim), Tourmaline Queen Mountain (Pala Mtn; Queen Mtn), Pala, Pala District, San Diego Co., California, USA
45.1km (28.0 miles) N Audrey Lynn Mine (Audrey Lynne Mine; Jumping Joe claims), Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA
47.0km (29.2 miles) O Crown Jewel Mine, Bautista Canyon, Cahuilla District, Riverside Co., California, USA
76.3km (47.4 miles) P Beebe Hole Mine, Tule Mountain (Mount Tule; Tulley Mountain), Jacumba, Jacumba District, Jacumba Mts, San Diego Co., California, USA
105.3km (65.4 miles) Q Crestmore quarries, Crestmore, Riverside Co., California, USA
123.9km (77.0 miles) R Green Lead Mine (Greenlead Mine), Fawnskin (Grout), Bear Valley District, San Bernardino Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
181.5km (112.8 miles) S Opal Hill Mine, Mule Mountains District (Hodges Mountain District), Mule Mts (Palo Verde Mts), Riverside Co., California, USA
190.1km (118.1 miles) T Vitrefrax Hill (Bluebird Hill), Obregon, Cargo Muchacho District (Hedges District; Ogilby District), Cargo Muchacho Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
193.6km (120.3 miles) U Pacoima Canyon pegmatite locality (Pacoima Canyon Allanite pegmatite; Allanite locality), Pacoima Canyon, San Gabriel Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
208.5km (129.5 miles) V Canwood St construction site 2014, Agoura Hills, Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
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