W. W. Burnett Ranch prospect, Coyote, Coyote Mining District, Santa Clara Co., California, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|W. W. Burnett Ranch prospect||Prospect|
|Coyote||- not defined -|
|Coyote Mining District||Mining District|
|Santa Clara Co.||County|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° 14' 34'' North , 121° 42' 56'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
A magnesite occurrence/prospect located in the center N½NE¼ sec. 14, T8S, R2E, MDM, 3.6 km (2.2 miles) NE of Coyote, N of the headwaters area of Metcalf Canyon and N of Metcalf Road, on private land. MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 1,000 meters.
Local rocks include ultramafic rocks, chiefly Mesozoic, unit 3 (Coast Ranges and Western Klamath Mountains).
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Commodity ListThis is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.
1 valid mineral.
Detailed Mineral List:
Reference: Hess, Frank L. (1908b), The magnesite deposits of California: USGS Bulletin 355, 67 pp.: 31; Bradley, W.W. (1925), Magnesite in California: California Mining Bureau. Bulletin 79: 78-79.
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES|
List of minerals for each chemical element
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Hess, Frank L. (1908b), The magnesite deposits of California: USGS Bulletin 355, 67 pp.: 31.
Bradley, W.W. (1925), Magnesite in California: California Mining Bureau. Bulletin 79: 78-79.
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10116758.
U.S. Bureau of Mines Minerals Availability System/Mineral Industry Location System (MAS/MILS): file #0060850070.
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