Unnamed Talc occurrence , Fort Goff, Klamath Mountains, Siskiyou Co., California, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Unnamed Talc occurrence ||Occurrence|
|Fort Goff||- not defined -|
|Klamath Mountains||Mountain Range|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° 52' 36'' North , 123° 15' 21'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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A reported talc/soapstone occurrence located in sec. 32, T47N, R12W, MDM, 1.6 km (5,400 feet) N of Fort Goff, along Fort Goff Creek, on National Forest land. MRDS database stated accuracy for this location is 5,000 meters.
Local rocks include Paleozoic marine rocks, undivided, unit 9 (Western Klamath Mountains).
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1 valid mineral.
Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ Talc|
Reference: Gems & Minerals (1963): July: 20-22; USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10263034.
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 9 - Silicates|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings|
|Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers|
List of minerals for each chemical element
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Gems & Minerals (1963): July: 20-22.
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10263034.
U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Availability System (MAS) file ID #0060931496.
|USGS MRDS Record:||10263034|
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