Occurrence near Twin Lakes

outcrops of asbestos in Fresno county, CA

Geologic information

Name of siteOccurrence near Twin Lakes
Developmentoutcrops
StateCA
CountyFresno
Geographic location:-119.1529, 37.2956
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Fibrous mineralThese [tremolite] crystals have no common orientation, but occur in crisscrossing mats, or as nodular lumps protruding from the marble"" (Chesterman, 1942, p. 254)
Associated mineralsdiopside
phlogopite
spinel
grossularite garnet
clinohumite
anorthite
Host rock typesdolomitic marble
Geologic map unit-119.1529, 37.2956
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Reference information

Chesterman, C.W., 1942, Contact metamorphic rocks of the Twin Lakes region, Fresno County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology, v. 38, nos. 3 and 4, p. 243-281.