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Enstatite from
Rattlesnake Mine (Rattlesnake Asbestos Prospect), Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Enstatite
Formula:Mg2Si2O6
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:(2006) Screening of Historic Mines,Historic Asbesto Prospects,and Natural Asbestos Occurrences in North Carolina; North Carolina NOA Site Screening Summary Report
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Enstatite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Rattlesnake Mine (Rattlesnake Asbestos Prospect), Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Enstatite
2.6km (1.6 miles) Oakland Asbestos Mine, Lake Toxaway, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) Miller Asbestos Mine, Lake Toxaway, Transylvania Co., North Carolina, USA
5.4km (3.3 miles) Brockton Mine, Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
9.7km (6.0 miles) Jennings No. 2 Asbestos Mine (Whitewater Corundum Mine), Sapphire Valley, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
22.7km (14.1 miles) Hicks Mine (Hicks Asbestos Mine), Pine Mountain, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA
24.8km (15.4 miles) Mincey Mine, Macon Co., North Carolina, USA
26.1km (16.2 miles) Nicholson Mine (Pig Pen Mountain), Pine Mountain, Rabun Co., Georgia, USA
28.0km (17.4 miles) Cane Creek Olivine deposit, Webster-Balsam, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
32.7km (20.3 miles) Dark Ridge Olivine deposit, Webster-Balsam, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
34.0km (21.1 miles) Balsam Gap Olivine deposit, Webster-Balsam, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
 
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