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Morganite from
Mack Mine (John Mac mine; Mac mine; San Luis Rey claim), Rincon Mountain, Rincon, Rincon Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Beryl var: Morganite
Formula:Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Kunz, G. F. (1905a) Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau bulletin 37: 49; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 103.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Morganite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mack Mine (John Mac mine; Mac mine; San Luis Rey claim), Rincon Mountain, Rincon, Rincon Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Morganite
0.8km (0.5 miles) Victor Mine (Big Buck mine; Big Buck prospect), Rincon Mountain, Rincon, Rincon Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) Clark Mine, Rincon Mountain, Rincon, Rincon Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA
12.6km (7.8 miles) Esmeralda Mine, Mesa Grande, Mesa Grande Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA
12.8km (8.0 miles) Trail Mine, Mesa Grande, Mesa Grande Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA
14.5km (9.0 miles) Cota Mine, Gem Hill, Mesa Grande Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA
14.5km (9.0 miles) Vanderberg Mine (MS 5391; Naylor Rock; Naylor-Vanderburg mine; Sickler group; Vandenburg mine; Vanderburg mine), Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill), Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA
14.6km (9.1 miles) Katerina Mine (Ashley mine; Caterina mine; Catherin mine; Catherina mine; Katrina mine), Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill), Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA
14.7km (9.1 miles) White Queen Mine (Queen mine; White Queen prospect), Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill), Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA
14.9km (9.3 miles) San Pedro Mine (Pedro mine), Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill), Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA
14.9km (9.3 miles) Sempe Mine (Sempa mine; Senpa mine; Senpe mine), Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill), Pala, Pala Mining District, San Diego Co., California, USA
 
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