Gabbro body near Pine Flat Road

outcrops of asbestos in Santa Cruz county, CA

Geologic information

Name of siteGabbro body near Pine Flat Road
Developmentoutcrops
StateCA
CountySanta Cruz
Geographic location:-122.14, 37.079
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Fibrous mineralColorless cummingtonite may occur as fibrous, radiating aggregates"" (Leo, 1967, p. 34)
Associated mineralsplagioclase
hornblende
biotite
hypersthene
quartz
ilmenite
apatite
sphene
rutile
Host rock typesgabbro
Geologic map unit-122.14, 37.079
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Reference information

Leo, G.W., 1967, The plutonic and metamorphic rocks of the Ben Lomond Mountain area, Santa Cruz County, California, in Short contributions to California geology: California Division of Mines and Geology Special Report 91, p. 27-43.