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Nipomo Agate

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About Nipomo AgateHide

Formula:
SiO2
A variety of Chalcedony

Chalcedony with inclusions of Marcasite.

Originally described from Nipomo, San Luis Obispo Co., California, USA.


Chemical Properties of Nipomo AgateHide

Formula:
SiO2

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Marcasite6 photos of Nipomo Agate associated with Marcasite on mindat.org.
Chalcedony3 photos of Nipomo Agate associated with Chalcedony on mindat.org.

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 Nipomo AgateHide

Localities for Nipomo AgateHide

β“˜ - 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
 
  • California
    • San Luis Obispo Co.
[www.minerals.net]; Lapidary Journal, 1954 Rock Hound Buyer's Guide, p. 135.
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