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Most prolific localities

This page lists the top 50 localities ordered by the number of minerals listed for that locality. Regional localities (or other localities with sublocalities) are excluded unless the checkbox for 'Include regions' is ticked.

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RankLocality (click to view page)Total Minerals
1.Poudrette quarry (De-Mix quarry; Demix quarry; Uni-Mix quarry; Carrière Mont Saint-Hilaire; MSH), Mont Saint-Hilaire, La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada414
2.Clara Mine, Rankach valley, Oberwolfach, Wolfach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany406
3.Tsumeb Mine (Tsumcorp Mine), Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia289
4.Hilarion Mine (Hilarion adit; Hilarion Mine No. 50), Hilarion area, Kamariza Mines (Kamareza Mines), Agios Konstantinos [St Constantine] (Kamariza), Lavrion District Mines, Lavrion District (Laurion; Laurium; Lavreotiki Municipality), Attikí Prefecture (Attica; Attika), Greece186
5.Hagendorf South Pegmatite (Cornelia Shaft; Hagendorf South Open Cut), Hagendorf, Waidhaus, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany182
6.Caldbeck Fells Mining Region, Cumbria, England, UK167
7.Iron Monarch open cut, Iron Knob, Middleback Range, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia164
8.Zlatá Baňa, Prešov Co., Prešov Region, Slovakia156
8.Genna zinc smelter slag locality, Letmathe, Iserlohn, Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany156
10.Lengenbach Quarry, Fäld (Imfeld; Im Feld; Feld), Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland151
11.Palermo No. 1 Mine (Palermo No. 1 pegmatite; Hartford Mine; GE Mine), Groton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA150
12.Dara-i-Pioz Glacier (Dara-Pioz), Alai Range (Alayskiy), Tien Shan Mtn, Region of Republican Subordination, Tajikistan141
13.Johann Mine, Burgfelsen, Wittichen, Schenkenzell, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany140
13.Harstigen Mine, Pajsberg, Persberg district, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden140
15.Zálesí (Zalesie), Javorník (Jauernig), Olomouc Region, Czech Republic139
15.Vater Abraham Mine ("Shaft 139"; Shaft 152), Lauta, Marienberg District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany139
15.Valgraveglia Mine (Gambatesa Mine), Monte Copello, Reppia, Graveglia Valley, Ne, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy139
18.Friedrichssegen Mine, Frücht, Bad Ems District, Lahn valley, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany137
19.Chuquicamata Mine, Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile135
20.In den Dellen quarries, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany132
21.Anton Mine (St. Anton Mine), Heubach Valley, Wittichen, Schenkenzell, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany131
22.Demix-Varennes quarry, Saint-Amable sill, Varennes & St-Amable, Lajemmerais RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada127
22.North Bohemian Uranium District, Liberec Region, Czech Republic127
24.Kawazu mine (Rendaiji mine; Rendaizi mine), Rendaiji, Shimoda City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Chubu Region, Honshu Island, Japan125
25.Les Montmins Mine (Ste Barbe vein), Échassières, Ébreuil, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France123
25.Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of the Congo123
27.Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa122
28.Dolomite quarry, Rędziny, Czarnów, Lower Silesia, Poland119
29.San Antonio Mine (San Antonio el Grande Mine), East Camp, Santa Eulalia District, Mun. de Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico118
29.Wildermann Mine, Müsen, Hilchenbach, Siegerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany118
31.Sauberg Mine, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany116
32.Adami No. 2 Mine & Others, Plaka Mines, Plaka, Lavrion District Mines, Lavrion District (Laurion; Laurium; Lavreotiki Municipality), Attikí Prefecture (Attica; Attika), Greece114
33.Gabbro Quarry (Bärenstein Quarry), Radau valley, Bad Harzburg, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany111
34.Viitaniemi pegmatite, Eräjärvi area, Orivesi, Western and Inner Finland Region, Finland110
34.Campbell Mine (Campbell shaft), Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA110
34.Thelenberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany110
37.Pumice quarries, Wingertsberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany109
37.Basalt quarry, Klöch, Bad Radkersburg, Styria, Austria109
37.Jeffrey Mine ("Johns-Manville Mine"), Asbestos, Les Sources RCM, Estrie, Québec, Canada109
37.Mutnovskoe, Kamchatka Krai, Russia109
37.Lichtenberg Absetzer dump, Ronneburg U deposit, Gera, Thuringia, Germany109
42.Koashva Open Pit (Vostochnyi Mine), Koashva Mt, Khibiny Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia108
43.Glücksrad Mine, Oberschulenberg, Bockswies veins, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany106
43.Krufter Ofen, Kruft, Ahrweiler, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany106
45.Sounion Mine No. 19 ("Chloridstollen"), Sounion Mines, Sounion area, Lavrion District Mines, Lavrion District (Laurion; Laurium; Lavreotiki Municipality), Attikí Prefecture (Attica; Attika), Greece105
46.Ore dumps, Richelsdorf Smelter, Süß, Nentershausen, Richelsdorf District, Hesse, Germany104
46.Palhal Mine, Branca, Albergaria-a-Velha, Aveiro District, Portugal104
46.Siglo Veinte Mine (Siglo XX Mine; Llallagua Mine; Catavi), Llallagua, Rafael Bustillo, Potosí, Bolivia104
49.Pöhla-Tellerhäuser Mine, Pöhla, Schwarzenberg District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany103
50.Krunkelbach Valley Uranium deposit, Menzenschwand, St Blasien, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany102
50.Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA102
50.Plaka Mine No. 80 (Filoni 80), Plaka Mines, Plaka, Lavrion District Mines, Lavrion District (Laurion; Laurium; Lavreotiki Municipality), Attikí Prefecture (Attica; Attika), Greece102
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