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Bull Quartz

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Formula:
SiO2
Lustre:
Vitreous
A variety of Quartz

Milky to greyish, massive.


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Physical Properties of Bull QuartzHide

Vitreous
Transparency:
Transparent, Translucent
Fracture:
Conchoidal, Sub-Conchoidal

Chemical Properties of Bull QuartzHide

Formula:
SiO2

Synonyms of Bull QuartzHide

Other Language Names for Bull QuartzHide

German:Derbquarz

Other InformationHide

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

Internet Links for Bull QuartzHide

Localities for Bull QuartzHide

This map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.

Locality ListHide

- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
USA
 
  • Arizona
    • Cochise Co.
      • Whetstone Mts
        • Whetstone District
          • McGrew Spring
Ref.: Keith, Stanton B. (1973), Arizona Bureau of Mines Bull. 187, Index of Mining Properties in Cochise County, AZ: 91 (Table 4); Arizona Bureau of Mines files.
  • California
    • San Diego Co.
      • Warner Springs District
        • Chihuahua Valley
San Diego Mining Company, 1996.
  • North Carolina
    • Alexander Co.
      • Hiddenite
Speer,Wade Edward.,(2008) Emerald Crystal Pockets of the Hiddenite District Alexander Co.,North Carolina: The Geological Society Of America
    • Randolph Co.
      • Carolina Slate Belt
Carpenter III, P. Albert (1976) Metallic Mineral Deposits of the Carolina Slate Belt , North Carolina : NCGS Bulletion 84
  • Virginia
    • Franklin Co.
Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Mineral and/or Locality  
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