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

Mineral Species
Species:Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula:CaSO4 · 2H2O
Description
Comments:Occurs as scaly masses and incrustations in clay surrounding the deposit.
Colour:Colourless
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&10): 152; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 286.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Selenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Kramer Borate deposit, Boron, Kramer District (Kramer Borate District), Kern Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Selenite
82.6km (51.3 miles) A Searles Lake, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
115.2km (71.6 miles) B Owl Hole deposit (Owl Hole Gypsum prospect group; Owl Hole Spring deposit), Owl Hole Springs, Owlshead Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
116.5km (72.4 miles) C Commercial Quarry, Sky Blue Hill, Crestmore quarries, Crestmore, Riverside Co., California, USA
129.4km (80.4 miles) D Russell Mine, Lockwood Valley, Lake of the Woods area, Ventura County Borate District (Stauffer District), San Emigdio Mts, Ventura Co., California, USA
133.4km (82.9 miles) E Calabasas Highlands, Calabasas, Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
153.1km (95.1 miles) F Santa Rosa Mine (Lee-Santa Rosa Mine; Santa Rosa Mines), Malpais Mesa, Inyo Mts (Inyo Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
158.3km (98.4 miles) G Upper Canyon Nitrate deposit (Upper Canyon Niter beds; Nitre Beds; Upper Canyon beds), China Ranch (Morrison Ranch), Inyo Co., California, USA
158.3km (98.4 miles) H Point Fermin, San Pedro, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
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