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

Classification
Species:Hydroboracite
Comments:Occurs sparingly as fibrous, crystalline masses.
Habit:Fibrous
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Pemberton, H. Earl, Wm. Moller, Jack Schwartz & George Masimer (1960), The minerals of Boron, California, 40 pp. (Published by the Mineral Research Soc. of California, Montebello, CA): 29; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 221; Cal Div of Mines & Geology "Mineral Information Service" V. 22 N. 9 Sept 1969
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Tunellite7 photos of Hydroboracite associated with Tunellite at this locality.
Colemanite4 photos of Hydroboracite associated with Colemanite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hydroboracite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
Localities for Hydroboracite 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 Hydroboracite
5.8km (3.6 miles) A Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
130.6km (81.2 miles) B Frazier Mine (Frazier Borax Mine), Lockwood Valley, Lake of the Woods area, Ventura County Borate District (Stauffer District), San Emigdio Mts, Ventura Co., California, USA
148.8km (92.5 miles) C Eagle Borax Spring, Death Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA
167.9km (104.3 miles) D Furnace Creek Wash (Monte Blanco Borax and Salt Mining District; Death Valley Borax and Salt Mining District), Furnace Creek District (Furnace Creek Borate District; Death Valley Area Borate Deposits; Ryan area), Inyo Co., California, USA
169.5km (105.3 miles) E Boraxo Mine (Kern Borate Mine; Boraxo deposit; Boraxo No. 1 and No. 2; Clara claim; Thompson Mine; Tenneco Mine), Ryan, Furnace Creek District (Furnace Creek Borate District; Death Valley Area Borate Deposits; Ryan area), Inyo Co., California, USA
169.6km (105.4 miles) F Ryan, Furnace Creek District (Furnace Creek Borate District; Death Valley Area Borate Deposits; Ryan area), Inyo Co., California, USA
170.4km (105.9 miles) G Monte Blanco Mine (Monte Blanco deposit; Monte Blanco adit), Monte Blanco, Black Mts, Amargosa Range, Inyo Co., California, USA
171.2km (106.4 miles) H Lila C. Mine (Leila See Mine; Lilac Mine), Greenwater Range, Inyo Co., California, USA
172.1km (106.9 miles) I Mott prospect (Mott Colemanite prospect; Mott open cut), Twenty Mule Team Canyon, Furnace Creek District (Furnace Creek Borate District; Death Valley Area Borate Deposits; Ryan area), Inyo Co., California, USA
172.5km (107.2 miles) J Terry Mine (Terry Borate Mine; Terry pit; Terry deposit), Amargosa Valley, Inyo Co., California, USA
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