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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.Hagendorf South Pegmatite (Cornelia Shaft; Hagendorf South Open Cut), Hagendorf, Waidhaus, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany182
5.Iron Monarch open cut, Iron Knob, Middleback Range, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia164
6.Genna zinc smelter slag locality, Letmathe, Iserlohn, Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany156
6.Zlatá Baňa, Prešov Co., Prešov Region, Slovakia156
8.Foote Lithium Co. Mine (Foote Mine), Kings Mountain District, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA155
9.Lengenbach Quarry, Fäld (Imfeld; Im Feld; Feld), Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland152
10.Palermo No. 1 Mine (Palermo No. 1 pegmatite; Hartford Mine; GE Mine), Groton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA150
11.Dara-i-Pioz Glacier (Dara-Pioz), Alai Range (Alayskiy), Tien Shan Mtn, Region of Republican Subordination, Tajikistan141
12.Johann Mine, Burgfelsen, Wittichen, Schenkenzell, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany140
12.Harstigen Mine, Pajsberg, Persberg district, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden140
14.Zálesí (Zalesie), Javorník (Jauernig), Olomouc Region, Czech Republic139
14.Valgraveglia Mine (Gambatesa Mine), Reppia, Graveglia Valley, Ne, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy139
14.Vater Abraham Mine ("Shaft 139"; Shaft 152), Lauta, Marienberg District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany139
17.Friedrichssegen Mine, Frücht, Bad Ems District, Lahn valley, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany137
18.Chuquicamata Mine, Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta Region, Chile135
19.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), Attikí Prefecture (Attica; Attika), Greece134
20.In den Dellen quarries, Niedermendig, Mendig, 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.Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of the Congo123
26.Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa122
26.Les Montmins Mine (Ste Barbe vein), Échassières, Ébreuil, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France122
28.Dolomite quarry, Rędziny, Czarnów, Rudawy Janowickie Mts, Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie), 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.Gabbro Quarry (Bärenstein Quarry), Radau valley, Bad Harzburg, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany111
33.Campbell Mine (Campbell shaft), Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA110
33.Thelenberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany110
35.Pumice quarries, Wingertsberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany109
35.Lichtenberg Absetzer dump, Ronneburg U deposit, Gera, Thuringia, Germany109
35.Mutnovskoe, Kamchatka Oblast', Far-Eastern Region, Russia109
35.Jeffrey Mine ("Johns-Manville Mine"), Asbestos, Les Sources RCM, Estrie, Québec, Canada109
35.Viitaniemi pegmatite, Eräjärvi area, Orivesi, Western and Inner Finland Region, Finland109
40.Basalt quarry, Klöch, Bad Radkersburg, Styria, Austria108
41.Krufter Ofen, Kruft, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany106
41.Glücksrad Mine, Oberschulenberg, Bockswies veins, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany106
43.Koashva Open Pit (Vostochnyi Mine), Koashva Mt, Khibiny Massif, Murmanskaya Oblast', Northern Region, Russia105
44.Siglo Veinte Mine (Siglo XX Mine; Llallagua Mine; Catavi), Llallagua, Rafael Bustillo Province (Bustillos Province), Potosí Department, Bolivia104
44.Palhal Mine, Branca, Albergaria-a-Velha, Aveiro District, Portugal104
44.Adami No. 2 Mine & Others, Plaka Mines, Plaka, Lavrion District Mines, Lavrion District (Laurion; Laurium), Attikí Prefecture (Attica; Attika), Greece104
44.Ore dumps, Richelsdorf Smelter, Süß, Nentershausen, Richelsdorf District, Hesse, Germany104
48.Pöhla-Tellerhäuser Mine, Pöhla, Schwarzenberg District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany103
49.Krunkelbach Valley Uranium deposit, Menzenschwand, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany102
49.Dunton Gem Quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, USA102
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