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Talc from
Commack Talc deposit, Green Valley, Sierra Pelona Mts (Sierra Pelona Range), Los Angeles Co., California, USA

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Talc
Formula:Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Gay, T.E. and Hoffman, S.R. (1954) Mines and mineral deposits of Los Angeles County, California. California Journal of Mines and Geology, California Division of Mines (Report 50): 50(3&4): 703.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Talc data
Locality Data:Click here to view Commack Talc deposit, Green Valley, Sierra Pelona Mts (Sierra Pelona Range), Los Angeles Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Talc
0.1km (0.0 miles) Bouquet Canyon Talc prospect, Bouquet Canyon, Green Valley, Sierra Pelona Mts (Sierra Pelona Range), Los Angeles Co., California, USA
0.1km (0.0 miles) Dabney Talc prospect, Green Valley, Sierra Pelona Mts (Sierra Pelona Range), Los Angeles Co., California, USA
3.4km (2.1 miles) Soda Products Company prospect, Ritter Ranch, Sierra Pelona Mts (Sierra Pelona Range), Los Angeles Co., California, USA
9.9km (6.1 miles) Unnamed Talc occurrence, Sierra Pelona [ridge], Ritter Ranch, Sierra Pelona Mts (Sierra Pelona Range), Los Angeles Co., California, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) Gross Talc Mine, Green Valley, Sierra Pelona Mts (Sierra Pelona Range), Los Angeles Co., California, USA
12.0km (7.4 miles) Bouquet Canyon Quarry (Pyle Quarry), Bouquet Canyon, Green Valley, Sierra Pelona Mts (Sierra Pelona Range), Los Angeles Co., California, USA
12.0km (7.5 miles) Katz Soapstone prospect (Katz Quarry), Ritter Ranch, Sierra Pelona Mts (Sierra Pelona Range), Los Angeles Co., California, USA
72.4km (45.0 miles) Heath Canyon occurrences, Wrightwood, San Gabriel Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
93.6km (58.1 miles) Rand Mts, Kern Co., California, USA
94.2km (58.5 miles) Deer Tick Nos. 1-8 (Big Bump No. 1; Lucky Buck No. 1; Butch No. 1; Checkerboard Nos. 1-3; Lucky Guess), Devore Heights, San Bernardino Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
 
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