Occurrences on Santa Catalina Island

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Geologic information

Name of siteOccurrences on Santa Catalina Island
Developmentoccurrence
StateCA
CountyLos Angeles
Geographic location:-118.4183, 33.4079
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Fibrous mineralchrysotile
Associated mineralsantigorite
magnesite
opal
Host rock typesserpentinite
Geologic map unit-118.4183, 33.4079
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Reference information

Bailey, E.H., 1941, Mineralogy, petrology, and geology of Santa Catalina Island, California: Stanford, Calif., Stanford University, Ph.D. dissertation, 193 p.