Kramer Boratlagerstätte


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USA / Kalifornien (California) / Kern Co. / Kramer District / Boron / Kramer Boratlagerstätte


Borat-B-As-Sb-Ton Lagerstätte. Sedimentäre Lagerstätte Kalkstein, Schiefer, Tonstein, Sandstein und vulkanischer Asche.

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Kramer Boratlagerstätte, Boron, Kramer, Kern Co., Kalifornien, US
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Minerals (Count: 106)

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plattig geschichteter weißer Tinkalkonit
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plattig geschichteter weißer Tinkalkonit
von der Boron Mine im Kern County, Kalifornien, USA; BB = 6,1 mm
Copyright: Hannes Osterhammer; Contribution: Münchener Micromounter
Collection: Lithothek der Münchener Micromounter, Collection number: B006259, Donator: anatase2
Location: USA/Kalifornien (California)/Kern Co./Kramer District/Boron/Kramer Boratlagerstätte
Mineral: Tincalconite
Image: 1492934496
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plattig geschichteter weißer Tinkalkonit (SNr: B006259)

von der Boron Mine im Kern County, Kalifornien, USA; BB = 6,1 mm

Collection: Lithothek der Münchener Micromounter
Copyright: Hannes Osterhammer
Contribution: Münchener Micromounter 2017-04-23
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Rocks (Count: 8)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • Schaller, W.T. (1927). Kernite, a new sodium borate. Am. Min., Vol.12, S.24-25. (Typ-Publ.)
  • Morgan, V. and Erd, R.C. (1969). Minerals of the Kramer borate district, California. Cal. Divi. Mines and Geol. Min. Inf. Service: 22(9&10): 152.
  • Puffer, J.H. (1975). The Kramer Borate Mineral Assemblage, Boron, California. Min.Rec., Vol.6, H.2, S.84-91.
  • Pemberton, H. Earl (1983). Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 512.
  • G. Diego Gatta; Alessandro Guastoni ; Paolo Lotti; Giorgio Guastella; Oscar Fabelo; Maria Teresa Fernandez-Diaz: A multi-methodological study of kernite, a mineral commodity of boron. American Mineralogist Vol.105, Nr. 9 (2020) S. 1424-1431.


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) be9vv4eFqkaTqy5g7riiuA
GUID (Global unique identifier) BF6FEF6D-8587-46AA-93AB-2E60EEB8A2B8
Database ID 36718