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Muscovite from
Crown Jewel Mine, Bautista Canyon, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Muscovite
Formula:KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Bernstein, D. 1996. Personal Communication with Scott L. Ritchie; Mineral Specimen Study (1990 Crown Jewel mine discovery description), Jan.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz2 photos of Muscovite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Orthoclase1 photo of Muscovite associated with Orthoclase at this locality.
Schorl1 photo of Muscovite associated with Schorl at this locality.
Fluorapatite1 photo of Muscovite associated with Fluorapatite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Muscovite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Crown Jewel Mine, Bautista Canyon, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Muscovite
1.6km (1.0 miles) Sly Rick prospect (Green Centipede claim), Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) Andalusite pegmatite (group I; older pegmatites), Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) Granitic pegmatite occurrence (group II; younger pegmatites), Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
2.3km (1.5 miles) Audrey Lynn Mine (Audrey Lynne Mine; Jumping Joe claims), Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
3.4km (2.1 miles) Fano Mine (Big Pink claim; Fano-Simmons Mine; Little Blue claim; MS 4800; Simmons Mine), Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) Juan Diego Mine No. 1 (Juan Diego No. 1 deposit; Rainbow Mine; Rainbow prospects), Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
6.8km (4.2 miles) Anita Mine (Magee Mine; Magee & Dougherty Mine; Sage Mine), Red Mountain, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
7.2km (4.5 miles) Ida V. Mine, Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
7.8km (4.8 miles) Lithia Dike Mine (Lithia Dyke claim), Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
8.1km (5.0 miles) Williamson Mine (Coahuila Brave claim; Williamson Silica Mine), Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
 
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