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Hypersthene from
Lenoir Quarry, Lenoir, Caldwell Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Quarry
Classification
Species:'Hypersthene' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Robert D.Hatcher Jr. and Brendan R.Bean (2002) Inner Piedmont geology in the Southern Mountains-Blue Ridge Foothills and the southwestern Brushy Mountains,Central-Western North Carolina:Carolina Geological Society Annual Field Trip October 19-20,2002
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hypersthene data
Locality Data:Click here to view Lenoir Quarry, Lenoir, Caldwell Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Hypersthene
38.6km (24.0 miles) Walker Top Mountain, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA
69.7km (43.3 miles) Hendersonville meteorite, Henderson Co., North Carolina, USA
73.8km (45.9 miles) Day Book, Yancey Co., North Carolina, USA
90.2km (56.1 miles) Bald Mountain meteorite, Yancey Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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