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Rutilated Quartz

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About Rutilated QuartzHide

Formula:
SiO2
A variety of Quartz

Quartz shot through with needles of Rutile.

Visit gemdat.org for gemological information about Rutilated Quartz.


Pronounciation of Rutilated QuartzHide

Pronounciation:
PlayRecorded byCountry
Jolyon RalphUnited Kingdom

Chemical Properties of Rutilated QuartzHide

Formula:
SiO2

Synonyms of Rutilated QuartzHide

Other Language Names for Rutilated QuartzHide

German:Rutilquarz
Simplified Chinese:发晶
金发晶
Traditional Chinese:髮晶
金髮晶

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
27 photos of Rutilated Quartz associated with RutileTiO2
14 photos of Rutilated Quartz associated with HematiteFe2O3
13 photos of Rutilated Quartz associated with QuartzSiO2
4 photos of Rutilated Quartz associated with AmethystSiO2
4 photos of Rutilated Quartz associated with CalciteCaCO3
4 photos of Rutilated Quartz associated with AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
2 photos of Rutilated Quartz associated with IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
2 photos of Rutilated Quartz associated with Mica Group
1 photo of Rutilated Quartz associated with SideriteFeCO3
1 photo of Rutilated Quartz associated with TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O

Other InformationHide

Health Risks:
Quartz is usually quite harmless unless broken or powdered. Broken crystals and masses may have razor-sharp edges that can easily cut skin and flesh. Handle with care. Do not grind dry since long-term exposure to finely ground powder may lead to silicosis.

Internet Links for Rutilated QuartzHide

Localities for Rutilated 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.
Australia
 
  • Northern Territory
    • Central Desert Region
      • Harts Range (Harts Ranges; Hartz Range; Hartz Ranges)
        • Mt Riddock Station
NT Mines + personal collecting
  • South Australia
    • Flinders Ranges
      • South Flinders Ranges
        • Peterborough
  • Tasmania
    • Dorset municipality
James Melville's Collection
Austria
 
  • Carinthia
    • Spittal an der Drau District
      • Heiligenblut am Großglockner
        • Große Fleiß valley
          • Hocharn
R.Hasler
Rudolf Hasler Collection
      • Mallnitz
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
  • Salzburg
    • St. Johann im Pongau District
      • Bad Gastein
R. Hasler Collection
    • Zell am See District
      • Bramberg am Wildkogel
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
      • Hollersbach im Pinzgau
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
      • Rauris
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
        • Grieswies - Krumlkeeskopf area
Gerd Stefanik collection
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
  • Styria
    • Voitsberg District
      • Edelschrott
        • Modriach
          • Herzogberg
Rocks & Min. 71(4):250
  • Tyrol
    • Schwaz District
      • Gerlos
        • Schönach valley
Lapis 29(9):30 (2004)
      • Mayrhofen
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Belgium
 
  • Wallonia
    • Luxembourg
      • Bastogne
Harjo Neutkens collection
Brazil
Sauer, J.R. (1982) Brazil, Paradise of Gemstones. Gemological Institute of America, 135 pp. (p. 100).
de Brito Barreto, S., & Bretas Bittar, S. M. (2010). Los depósitos de gemas de Brasil: localización, producción e impacto económico. Boletín de la Sociedad Geológica Mexicana, 62(1), 123-140.
Van King; Sauer, J.R. (1982) Brazil, Paradise of Gemstones. Gemological Institute of America, 135 pp. (p. 100).
P Cristofono collection
  • Minas Gerais
[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]; Pomerene, J. B. (1984) Geology and ore deposits of the Belo Horizonte, Ibirite, and Macacos quadrangles, Minas Gerais, Brazil. USGS Professional Paper: 341-D
    • Mucuri valley
Al Sebela collection (via John Betts).
[MinRec 20:230]
France
 
  • Brittany
    • Côtes-d'Armor
      • Trémargat
Germain C., Guillou A. (1988), Le Cahier des Micromonteurs, n°3, 3-7
Kazakhstan
 
[MinRec 32:42]
Madagascar
 
  • Betsiboka
    • Tsaratanàna
      • Manakana Commune
Michel Arliguie collection & photo (photo id 899762), old collection
  • Vakinankaratra
    • Betafo
      • Ambohimanambola
Wilson, W.E. (1989) The Anjanabonoina pegmatite, Madagascar. Mineralogical Record 20: 191-200
Mexico
 
Rocks & Min. 71(4):250
Norway
 
  • Vestland
    • Ullensvang
      • Odda
O.T. Ljøstad specimen and photo nr. 277437
Knut Edvard Larsen MM-collection (#4102), obtained by trade
Nordrum, F. S. (2015): Anatas und weitere Mineralien aus der westlichen Hardangervidda, Norwegen. Mineralien-Welt. 26(6), 56-85
Nordrum, F. S. (2015): Anatas und weitere Mineralien aus der westlichen Hardangervidda, Norwegen. Mineralien-Welt. 26(6), 56-85
Pakistan
 
[www.thamesvalleyminerals.com]
Russia
 
  • Perm Krai
    • Gornozavodskii District
      • Ust'-Tiskos
Igor Savin data
Switzerland
 
Rocks & Min. 71(4):250
  • Ticino
    • Vallemaggia
      • Bavona Valley
        • Robièi (Alpe di Robièi; Lake Robièi area)
          • Monte Basòdino
            • Basodino glacier
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 75-76
  • Uri
    • Reuss Valley
      • Göschenen
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 330.
UK
 
  • England
    • Cornwall
      • Tintagel
        • Treknow
Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
USA
 
  • Alabama
    • Chambers Co.
Mineralogy of Alabama Geol Surv Ala. Bull 120
Mineralogy of Alabama Geol Surv Ala. Bull 120
Mineralogy of Alabama Geol Surv Ala. Bull 120
Rocks & Min. 71(4):250
  • Alaska
    • Northwest Arctic Borough
      • Wiseman
http://www.blm.gov/ak/st/en/prog/minerals/specimen.html#16
  • California
Rocks & Min. 71(4):250
      • Fiddletown Mining District (Oleta Mining District)
        • Fiddletown (Oleta)
Eakle (1914) Minerals of California; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 325.
    • El Dorado Co.
      • Claussenius
Tony Charlton pers. comm. 2011
Tony Charlton, pers. comm. 2011
    • Placer Co.
Tony Charlton
      • Ralston Divide Mining District
Tony Charlton
    • San Bernardino Co.
Kunz, George Frederick (1901), Precious stones: Mineral Resources U.S., 1900: 763; Kunz, George Frederick (1905a), Gems, jewelers’ materials, and ornamental stones of California: California Division Mines Bulletin 37, 171 pp.: 70; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 315; Rocks & Minerals (1996): 71(4): 250.
  • Colorado
    • Chaffee Co.
      • Turret Mining District
Pearl, 1958. Colorado Gem Trails & Mineral Guide
  • Connecticut
    • Fairfield County
      • Trumbull
        • Long Hill
David Busha collection
  • Georgia
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Rocks & Min. 71(4):250
  • Idaho
    • Idaho Co.
      • Golden Area
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
    • Valley Co.
      • Donnelly
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
      • McCall
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
  • Maine
    • Knox Co.
      • Saint George
        • Clark Island
Morrill & Hinckley, 1959. Maine Mines & Minerals, Vol. 2
  • Maryland
    • Howard Co.
Minerals of the Washington, D.C. Area
  • Nevada
    • Lyon Co.
NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
  • New Hampshire
    • Carroll Co.
      • Conway
        • North Conway
Rocks & Min 80:245
    • Cheshire Co.
      • Troy
Nicolay & Stone (1967) Rocks & Minerals: A Guide For Collectors of the Eastern United States
    • Grafton Co.
      • Hanover
Kunz, 1892. Gems & Precious Stones of N. America, p. 124.
Rocks & Min 80:253
      • Orford
        • Cube Mountain (Cuba Mountain)
Jackson, Charles (1844). Final Report on the Geology and Mineralogy of the State of New Hampshire.
    • Hillsborough Co.
Nicolay, H.H., Stone, A.V. (1967) Rocks and Minerals: A Guide for Collectors of the Eastern United States, 255 pages.
Morrill, P. (1960) New Hampshire Mines and Mineral Localities, 2nd edition. Dartmouth College Museum, Hanover, New Hampshire, 46 pages.
Dale, T.N. (1908) The Chief Commercial Granites of Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. United States Geological Survey, Bulletin 354, 228 pages.
Morrill, P. (1960) New Hampshire Mines and Mineral Localities, 2nd edition. Dartmouth College Museum, Hanover, New Hampshire, 46 pages.
      • Nashua
Dale, 1909. Supp. Notes on the Granites of NH (USGS Bull. 430)
    • Sullivan Co.
Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
Nicolay & Stone (1967) Rocks & Minerals: A Guide For Collectors of Eastern United States
  • New York
    • Orange Co.
Rocks & Min. 71(4):250
    • Suffolk Co.
      • Southold
        • Orient
Alfredo Petrov field observations
  • North Carolina
    • Alexander Co.
Rocks & Min. 71(4):248
Kunz, 1892. Gems & Precious Stones of N. America, p. 125.
Rocks & Min. 71(4):248
Rocks & Min. 71(4):248
Rocks & Min. 71(4):248
Rocks & Min. 71(4):248
Rocks & Min. 71(4):248
Rocks & Min. 71(4):248
Genth,F.A (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina;USGS Bulletion No.74
Pratt,Joseph Hyde.,(1933) Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina : American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933
    • Lincoln Co.
Gems and Minerals of America-Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Rocks & Min. 71(4):248
Ref: Gems and Minerals Of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Rocks & Min. 71(4):248
Rocks & Min. 71(4):248
  • Oklahoma
    • Comanche Co.
R&M 72:4 pp 252-264
    • Johnston Co.
R&M 72:4 pp 252-264
R&M 72:4 pp 252-264
R&M 72:4 pp 252-264
Jay Ellis Ransom,1974,Gems and Minerals of America
  • Pennsylvania
Rocks & Min. 71(4):250
    • Lancaster Co.
      • Paradise Township
Mineralogy of Pennsylvania-1922; Samuel S. Gordon, pg. 206
  • Rhode Island
    • Newport Co.
      • Tiverton
Michael W. Kieron collection
    • Providence Co.
      • Burrillville
        • Pascoag
Miller, C. E. (1971) "Rhode Island Minerals and Their Locations," University of Rhode Island, Kingston.
      • North Smithfield
Michael W. Kieron collection
    • Washington Co.
      • Charlestown
Kieron, Michael W. (2003), personal communication to Mindat.org.
      • Westerly
        • Bradford
No reference listed
  • South Carolina
Rocks & Min. 71(4):250
  • Texas
    • Hudspeth Co.
      • Sierra Blanca Peaks
Am Min 72:1122-1130
  • Vermont
    • Rutland Co.
      • Mount Tabor
Matthew Lambert
    • Washington Co.
      • Barre
Nicolay, H.H., Stone, A.V. (1967) Rocks & Minerals: A Guide For Collectors of the Eastern United States. A.S. Barnes & Co. New York, 255 pages.
Vermont. State Geologist, Edward Hitchcock, Albert David Hager, Charles Henry Hitchcock, Leo Lesquereux, Elkanah Billings (1861) Report on the Geology of Vermont:: Descriptive, Theoretical ..., Volume 2 p687
Nicolay & Stone (1967), Rocks & Minerals: A Guide For Collectors of the Eastern US, p.179
    • Windham Co.
      • Dummerston
Morrill & Chaffee, 1957. VT Mines & Mineral Localities
    • Windsor Co.
      • Rochester
Nicolay & Stone (1967), Rocks & Minerals: A Guide For Collectors of the Eastern US
  • Virginia
    • Amelia Co.
Kunz, 1892. Gems & Precious Stones of N. America, p. 125.
D. M. Schlegal (1959) Gem Stones of the United States. USGS Bulletin 1042G
    • Appomattox Co.
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
    • Carroll Co.
Mertie, John Beaver, Jr. (1959) Quartz crystal deposits of southwestern Virginia and western North Carolina. USGS Bulletin: 1072-D
    • Floyd Co.
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
    • Henry Co.
Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
  • Washington
    • Okanogan Co.
Rocks & Min. 71(4):250
 
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