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

Mineral Species
Species:'Clinoptilolite' (not an IMA apprroved species)
Description
Comments:Occurs with dominant phillipsite in tuff beds above the borate orebody.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Hay, Richard Le Roy (1966) Zeolites and zeolitic reactions in sedimentary rocks: Geological Society of America Special Paper 85, 130 p.: 44; Dibblee, T.W., Jr. (1967a) Areal geology of western Mojave Desert, California. USGS Professional Paper 522: 126-127; 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&10): 147; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 375.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Phillipsite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Clinoptilolite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
Localities for Clinoptilolite 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
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 Clinoptilolite
40.3km (25.0 miles) A Unnamed Zeolite occurrence, Black Canyon, Hinkley, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
42.1km (26.2 miles) B Unnamed Zeolite occurrence [3], Garlock, El Paso Mountains District, El Paso Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
46.5km (28.9 miles) C Unnamed Zeolite occurrence [2], Red Buttes, El Paso Mountains District, El Paso Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
47.2km (29.3 miles) D Parrott and Allee claims, Red Buttes, El Paso Mountains District, El Paso Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
47.3km (29.4 miles) E Unnamed Zeolite occurrence [1], Red Buttes, El Paso Mountains District, El Paso Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
50.3km (31.2 miles) F Gem Hill, Rosamond Hills, Rosamond, Mojave-Rosamond District (Mojave District), Kern Co., California, USA
58.9km (36.6 miles) G Unnamed Zeolite occurrence [4], Rainbow Basin, Mud Hills (Strontium Hills), Barstow District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
61.9km (38.5 miles) H Mud Hills (Strontium Hills), Barstow District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
62.6km (38.9 miles) I Mud Hills Mine, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
75.7km (47.0 miles) J China Lake Mine (China Lake deposit), China Lake, China Lake [town], Kern Co., California, USA
93.4km (58.0 miles) K Tick Canyon, Lang, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
99.5km (61.8 miles) L Unnamed Zeolite occurrence [1], Alvord Peak, Alvord District, Alvord Mountain, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
100.0km (62.1 miles) M Alvord Nos. 5; 7; 8; 10 prospects, Alvord Peak, Alvord District, Alvord Mountain, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
104.2km (64.8 miles) N Clews Ridge occurrence, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
111.2km (69.1 miles) O North group of claims, Hector, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
135.9km (84.5 miles) P Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
139.2km (86.5 miles) Q Canwood St construction site 2014, Agoura Hills, Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
139.3km (86.6 miles) R Canwood Street site, Agoura Hills, Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
140.5km (87.3 miles) S Canwood Mall excavation dump, Agoura Hills, Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
141.3km (87.8 miles) T Reyes Adobe Road and Route 101 intersection area, Agoura Hills, Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
141.5km (87.9 miles) U Agoura Hills, Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
141.8km (88.1 miles) V Kanan Road Quarry, Agoura Hills, Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
141.9km (88.2 miles) W Kanan Road roadcut #1 South side, Agoura Hills, Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
141.9km (88.2 miles) X Kanan Road roadcut #1 North side, Agoura Hills, Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
145.0km (90.1 miles) Y Rolling Oaks Drive, Thousand Oaks, Santa Monica Mts, Ventura Co., California, USA
145.0km (90.1 miles) Z Lobo Canyon, Agoura Hills, Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
145.6km (90.5 miles) 0 Owens Lake, Olancha, Owens Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA
163.5km (101.6 miles) 1 Lake Tecopa Zeolite deposit, Lake Tecopa Basin, Inyo Co., California, USA
164.7km (102.4 miles) 2 Ash Meadows Zeolite deposit, Shoshone, Dublin Hills, Saratoga District (Tecopa Mountain District; Shoshone District ?), Inyo Co., California, USA
172.5km (107.2 miles) 3 Terry Mine (Terry Borate Mine; Terry pit; Terry deposit), Amargosa Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA
174.8km (108.6 miles) 4 Unnamed Zeolite occurrence [9], Resting Spring Range, Inyo Co., California, USA
175.0km (108.7 miles) 5 Gold Junction Quarry (Gold Junction tunnel site), Amargosa Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA
178.0km (110.6 miles) 6 North Eagle Mountain placer (North Eagle placer; North Eagle Mountain prospects), Eagle Mountain, Amargosa Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA
184.2km (114.4 miles) 7 Unnamed Zeolite occurrence [7], Shadow Mountain, Resting Spring Range, Inyo Co., California, USA
185.2km (115.1 miles) 8 Unnamed Zeolite prospect [6], Shadow Mountain, Resting Spring Range, Inyo Co., California, USA
238.6km (148.3 miles) 9 Yucca Mountain, Nye Co., Nevada, USA
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