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

Mineral Species
Species:Pyrite
Formula:FeS2
Description
Comments:Occurs as minute cubes in joint cracks in a dense black basalt underlying the deposit. Also occurs as minute brassy crystals in nodules and geodes of calcite.
Quality for species:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References: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): 166; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 72; California Division of Mines & Geology: Mineral Information Service: 22(10) (Oct 1969).
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Calcite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrite
30.6km (19.0 miles) A American Gold and Tungsten Mine (Top Notch), Atolia, Atolia District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
34.7km (21.5 miles) B Monarch-Rand Mine (Monarch Rand group; Jersey Lily group of claims), Johannesburg, Johannesburg District, Rand District (Randsburg District), Rand Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
35.0km (21.8 miles) C Treasure Hill Mine, Johannesburg, Johannesburg District, Rand District (Randsburg District), Rand Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
35.1km (21.8 miles) D Mispah-Montana claims (Montana Fraction claim; Mispah Extension claim), Johannesburg, Johannesburg District, Rand District (Randsburg District), Rand Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
35.6km (22.1 miles) E Kelly Mine, Randsburg, Rand District (Randsburg District), Rand Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
36.7km (22.8 miles) F King Solomon Mine (King Soloman; King Solomon Soloman; King Solomon claim; Ashford Mine; Magpie claim; Nosser claim; Blind claim), Butte Mine (Big Four; Big Butte; Butte lode), Randsburg, Rand District (Randsburg District), Rand Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
43.8km (27.2 miles) G Victory Mine (Yellow Dog Extension Mine; Victory claim; Russian Boy vein; Liberty claim; Bull Moose claim; Bull Moose Fraction claim; Bull Moose Nos. 1 & 2 claims), Standard group, Standard Hill, Mojave, Mojave-Rosamond District (Mojave District), Kern Co., California, USA
44.4km (27.6 miles) H Whitmore Mine (Antique claim; Antique Extension claim; Whitmore Nos. 2 through 7 claims; Whitmore Extension claim; Valley claim), Standard group, Standard Hill, Mojave, Mojave-Rosamond District (Mojave District), Kern Co., California, USA
47.4km (29.4 miles) I Smith Mine (Schmidt; Iron Hat), Black Mountain, El Paso Mountains District, El Paso Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
47.6km (29.6 miles) J Apache Mine (Holland), Black Mountain, El Paso Mountains District, El Paso Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
51.8km (32.2 miles) K Pedry Mine (San Antonio Mine; Pedry deposit; Golden Witch Mine; Golden Witch deposit), Mount General (Mt General), Hinkley, Barstow District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
53.9km (33.5 miles) L San Antonio Mine, Butterbredt Peak (Butterbread Peak), Kern Co., California, USA
55.4km (34.4 miles) M Cactus Gold Mine (Blue Eagle Mine; Middle Buttes Mine; Cactus Mine; Cactus Queen Mine; Shumake deposit; Shumake Mine), Middle Buttes deposit (Cactus deposit), Middle Butte, Rosamond, Mojave-Rosamond District (Mojave District), Kern Co., California, USA
55.6km (34.6 miles) N Middle Buttes deposit (Cactus deposit), Middle Butte, Rosamond, Mojave-Rosamond District (Mojave District), Kern Co., California, USA
57.1km (35.5 miles) O Lost Keys Mine, Ridgecrest (Crumville), Rademacher District, Kern Co., California, USA
57.2km (35.5 miles) P Red Wing Mine, Ridgecrest (Crumville), Rademacher District, Kern Co., California, USA
57.2km (35.6 miles) Q Lehigh Valley group, Ridgecrest (Crumville), Rademacher District, Kern Co., California, USA
57.6km (35.8 miles) R Branch Mine (Del Oro; Whatnot; Four Brothers), Silver Mountain, Oro Grande District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
57.7km (35.8 miles) S Branch Mine (Del Oro; El Oro; Branch; Four Brothers; Whatnot), Silver Mountain, Oro Grande District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
67.9km (42.2 miles) T Minnehaha Mine (Mayflower Mine; Claude Mine), Twin Oaks, Loraine District, Kern Co., California, USA
68.8km (42.7 miles) U Trade Rat occurrence, Williams Well, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
70.3km (43.7 miles) V Gwynne Mine (Gwynne vein; Kersey vein; Dead Tree; Deadtree; Dearborne; Shasta claim; Gwynne-Jenette: Chief claim; Mace; Jennete; Jennette vein; Kern County Consolidated Gold Mines; Hard Luck claim), Weldon Peak, Green Mountain District, Piute Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
71.0km (44.1 miles) W Locarno and Gwynne Mine (Locarno Mine; Gwynne Mine; Locarno-Simon group), Sorrell Peak, Piute Mountain District (Mount Sinai District), Piute Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
73.8km (45.8 miles) X High Peak Mine (Hi-Peak Mine), Indian Wells, Indian Wells Canyon District, Kern Co., California, USA
74.5km (46.3 miles) Y Blackhawk Mine, Millersville, Loraine District, Kern Co., California, USA
76.8km (47.7 miles) Z Naja Mine (Hobby; Naja Scheelite), Piute Peak (Piute Mountain), Green Mountain District, Piute Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
77.4km (48.1 miles) 0 Fickert-Durnal prospect (Fickert Durnal), Woodford, Tehachapi Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
78.0km (48.5 miles) 1 Fernandez prospect (Blue Max prospect), Morris Peak, Indian Wells Canyon District, Kern Co., California, USA
78.3km (48.6 miles) 2 Lone Wolf Complex Mine, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
78.3km (48.7 miles) 3 Walabu Mine (Walibu Mine; Cudde Back Mine; Cuddeback Mine; Cuddiback Mine), Woodford, Tehachapi Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
79.9km (49.7 miles) 4 Karma Mine, Wegman group (Grace group; Eureka; Karma vein; Karma claim; Intention Junction claim; Ajax claim), Soledad Mountain project (Victory), Soledad Mountain deposit, Soledad Mountain (Butte Mountain), Mojave, Mojave-Rosamond District (Mojave District), Kern Co., California, USA
81.5km (50.6 miles) 5 Rio Hondo Mine, Goldstone, Goldstone District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
84.3km (52.4 miles) 6 Jeannette-Grant Mine (Jeanette Grant Mine; Jenette-Grant Mines), Inspiration Point, Green Mountain District, Piute Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
84.8km (52.7 miles) 7 Monte Cristo Mine (West Vein lease), Monte Cristo Canyon, Acton, Acton District, San Gabriel Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
85.1km (52.9 miles) 8 Silverado prospect (Silverdo prospect; Silverado Mine), Bodfish, Erskine Creek District, Kern Co., California, USA
87.7km (54.5 miles) 9 King Solomon Mine (King Soloman; Pleasent View), Havilah, Clear Creek District, Kern Co., California, USA
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