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Corundum from
Hemet Magnesite Mine (Hemet Magnesite property), Winchester, Menifee Mining District (Auld Mining District), Riverside Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Corundum
Formula:Al2O3
Comments:Occurs as crystals to ½ in. (225 cm) long with Andalusite.
Colour:Blue
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Webb, R.W. (1943), Two andalusite pegmatites from Riverside County, California American Mineralogist: 28: 581; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 161; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California: 143.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Andalusite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Corundum data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hemet Magnesite Mine (Hemet Magnesite property), Winchester, Menifee Mining District (Auld Mining District), Riverside Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Corundum
6.1km (3.8 miles) Unnamed Corundum occurrence [1], Hemet, Riverside Co., California, USA
20.8km (12.9 miles) Hazen Corundum prospect (Unnamed Corundum prospect), Soboba Hot Springs (Ritchey Hot Springs; White Sulphur Spring), San Jacinto Mountains, Riverside Co., California, USA
21.0km (13.0 miles) Unnamed Corundum occurrences [2], Soboba Hot Springs (Ritchey Hot Springs; White Sulphur Spring), San Jacinto Mountains, Riverside Co., California, USA
23.2km (14.4 miles) Andalusite pegmatite (group I; older pegmatites), Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla Mining District, Riverside Co., California, USA
44.1km (27.4 miles) Cajalco Mine (Cajalco Tin Mine; Cajalco Dumortierite occurrence), El Cerrito, Riverside Co., California, USA
45.6km (28.3 miles) Agua Caliente Indian Land, Palm Springs, Riverside Co., California, USA
49.1km (30.5 miles) Crestmore quarries, Crestmore, Riverside Co., California, USA
52.3km (32.5 miles) Jensen Quarry (Oak Quarry), Jurupa Mountains, Jurupa Valley, Riverside Co., California, USA
79.6km (49.4 miles) San Antonio Canyon Corundum, Claremont, San Gabriel Mountains, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
80.8km (50.2 miles) Unnamed Corundum occurrence [1], Stoddard Peak, San Gabriel Mountains, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
 
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