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Vermiculite from
Mason Mountain, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Mountain
Classification
Species:Vermiculite
Formula:Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:E.WM.Heinrich,1950,Paragenesis of the Rhodolite Deposit,Masons Mountain,North Carolina,The American Mineralogist,Vol.35
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vermiculite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mason Mountain, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Vermiculite
10.4km (6.4 miles) Deposit Number Nine (McGuire or Maguire Vermiculite property; Deposit No. 9; Ellijay Chromite prospect; Higdon Asbestos Mine), Ellijay Mining District, Cowee Valley, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) Unnamed Vermiculite Prospect (MRDS - 10272745), Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
11.6km (7.2 miles) Moores Knob Olivine deposit, Ellijay Mining District, Cowee Valley, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
11.7km (7.3 miles) Charles Mincey prospect, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
13.4km (8.3 miles) Frady Mine, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
13.7km (8.5 miles) Adams Place Prospect, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
14.4km (9.0 miles) Salem School prospect, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
15.5km (9.6 miles) Pine Grove School prospect, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
16.5km (10.3 miles) Webster Peridotite deposit (Webster Chromite prospects; Webster deposit), Webster-Balsam, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
19.5km (12.1 miles) Cane Creek Olivine deposit, Webster-Balsam, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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