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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, Ortenaukreis, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany406
3.Tsumeb Mine (Tsumcorp Mine), Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia292
4.Hilarion Mine (Hilarion adit; Hilarion Mine No. 50), Hilarion area, Kamariza Mines (Kamareza Mines), Agios Konstantinos [St Constantine] (Kamariza), Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece187
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.Friedrichssegen Mine, Frücht, Bad Ems, Rhein-Lahn-Kreis, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany163
9.Zlatá Baňa, Prešov Co., Prešov Region, Slovakia156
9.Genna zinc smelter slag locality, Letmathe, Iserlohn, Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany156
11.Foote Lithium Co. Mine (Foote Mine), Kings Mountain District, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA155
12.Lengenbach Quarry, Fäld (Imfeld; Im Feld; Feld), Binn Valley, Valais, Switzerland154
13.Palermo No. 1 Mine (Palermo No. 1 pegmatite; Hartford Mine; GE Mine), Groton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, USA150
14.Dara-i-Pioz Glacier (Dara-Pioz), Alai Range (Alayskiy), Tien Shan Mtn, Districts of Republican Subordination, Tajikistan141
15.Harstigen Mine, Pajsberg, Persberg ore district, Filipstad, Värmland County, Sweden140
15.Johann Mine, Burgfelsen, Wittichen, Schenkenzell, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany140
17.Valgraveglia Mine (Gambatesa Mine), Monte Copello, Reppia, Ne, Graveglia Valley, Genova Province, Liguria, Italy139
17.Vater Abraham Mine ("Shaft 139"; Shaft 152), Lauta, Marienberg District, Erzgebirge District, Saxony, Germany139
17.Zálesí (Zalesie), Javorník, Jeseník District, Olomouc Region, Czech Republic139
20.Chuquicamata Mine, Chuquicamata District, Calama, El Loa Province, Antofagasta, Chile135
21.In den Dellen quarries, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany134
22.Anton Mine (St. Anton Mine), Heubach Valley, Wittichen, Schenkenzell, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany131
23.Demix-Varennes quarry, Saint-Amable sill, Varennes & St-Amable, Lajemmerais RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada127
23.North Bohemian Uranium District, Liberec Region, Czech Republic127
25.Kawazu mine (Rendaiji mine; Rendaizi mine), Rendaiji, Shimoda City, Shizuoka, Japan125
26.Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Kambove District, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo123
26.Les Montmins Mine (Ste Barbe vein), Échassières, Ébreuil, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France123
28.Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape, South Africa122
29.San Antonio Mine (San Antonio el Grande Mine), East Camp, Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán Municipality, Chihuahua, Mexico119
29.Dolomite quarry, Rędziny, Gmina Kamienna Góra, Kamienna Góra Co., Lower Silesian Voivodeship, Poland119
31.Wildermann Mine, Müsen, Hilchenbach, Siegerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany118
32.Sauberg Mine, Ehrenfriedersdorf, Erzgebirge District, Saxony, Germany116
33.Pira Inferida Yard, Fenugu Sibiri Mine, Gonnosfanadiga, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy114
33.Adami No. 2 Mine & Others, Plaka Mines, Plaka, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece114
35.Gabbro Quarry (Bärenstein Quarry), Radau valley, Bad Harzburg, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany111
36.Thelenberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany110
36.Campbell Mine (Campbell shaft), Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA110
38.Koashva Open Pit (Vostochnyi Mine), Koashva Mt, Khibiny Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia109
38.Basalt quarry, Klöch, Bad Radkersburg, Styria, Austria109
38.Lichtenberg Absetzer dump, Ronneburg U deposit, Gera, Thuringia, Germany109
38.Jeffrey Mine ("Johns-Manville Mine"), Asbestos, Les Sources RCM, Estrie, Québec, Canada109
38.Pumice quarries, Wingertsberg, Niedermendig, Mendig, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany109
38.Viitaniemi pegmatite, Eräjärvi area, Orivesi, Pirkanmaa, Finland109
38.Mutnovskoe, Kamchatka Krai, Russia109
45.Plaka Mine No. 80 (Filoni 80), Plaka Mines, Plaka, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece108
46.Glücksrad Mine, Oberschulenberg, Bockswies veins, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany106
46.Krufter Ofen, Kruft, Pellenz, Mayen-Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany106
48.Sounion Mine No. 19 ("Chloridstollen"), Sounion Mines, Sounion area, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece105
49.Ore dumps, Richelsdorf Smelter, Süß, Nentershausen, Hersfeld-Rotenburg, Hesse, Germany104
49.Siglo Veinte Mine (Siglo XX Mine; Llallagua Mine; Catavi), Llallagua, Rafael Bustillo, Potosí, Bolivia104
49.Palhal Mine, Branca, Albergaria-a-Velha, Aveiro, Portugal104
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