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Muscovite from
Bluebird Mine (Bluebird Mines; Tungsten Bluebird Mine; Bluebird Hill Mine; Primos Mine; Primos group), Primos group of claims (Primos Mine), Dragoon, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Muscovite
Formula:KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Description
Comments:Occurs as cross-vein oriented books of silvery muscovite crystals in small veinlets (to ¼ inch - 1 cm) across in granite (Texas stock) matrix.
Colour:Silvery
Luminescent properties:None
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Rarity at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:C. Lemanski (self-collected).
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Muscovite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bluebird Mine (Bluebird Mines; Tungsten Bluebird Mine; Bluebird Hill Mine; Primos Mine; Primos group), Primos group of claims (Primos Mine), Dragoon, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Muscovite
0.1km (0.0 miles) A Primos group of claims (Primos Mine), Dragoon, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
0.6km (0.4 miles) B Unnamed W prospects [4], Dragoon, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) C Unnamed W-Cu prospect, Dragoon, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
5.2km (3.2 miles) D Tungsten King Mine (Tungsten King group of claims; Tungsten Queen group of claims), Black Rock group, Pomerene, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
5.3km (3.3 miles) E Johnson Mine (Johnson pit; Burro pit; Climax shaft; Johnson Camp Mine; Cyprus Johnson deposit), Johnson Camp, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
14.0km (8.7 miles) F Burrito de Fierro Mine (Ligier Mine; Perevill & Danvers Mine), Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
14.0km (8.7 miles) G Fourr Ranch area, Fourr Canyon area, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
20.0km (12.5 miles) H Willcox Playa, Willcox, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
21.1km (13.1 miles) I Hearst Mine (Hearst group), Winchester District, Winchester Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
21.7km (13.5 miles) J Saint David area, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
22.2km (13.8 miles) K American Mine (American shaft; War Eagle Mine; La Vantia Mine; La Ventia Mine), Yellowstone District, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
22.6km (14.1 miles) L Unnamed Cu prospect (3), Winchester District, Winchester Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
24.5km (15.2 miles) M Unnamed Ag-Pb prospect, Winchester District, Winchester Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
25.7km (16.0 miles) N Unnamed Cu prospect (1), Yellowstone District, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
26.7km (16.6 miles) O Festerling Mine (Elsicor Mine; Cora Mine), Black Diamond Peak, Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
31.7km (19.7 miles) P Commonwealth Mine (Pearce Mine; Silver Ware Mine; Brockman Mine; Smith Mine; Rinaud Mine; Ritter Mine; Eisenhart vein), Pearce, Pearce District, Pearce Hills, Sulphur Springs Valley, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
33.6km (20.9 miles) Q Unnamed Mo-W prospect, Yellowstone District, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
35.8km (22.3 miles) R Kartchner Caverns, Whetstone District, Whetstone Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
36.4km (22.6 miles) S Chadwick Mine (Chadwick claims; East Evening Star Mine; West Evening Star Mine; Houston Mine), Whetstone District, Whetstone Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
39.4km (24.5 miles) T Evening Star Mine (Evening Star claims), Whetstone District, Whetstone Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
39.4km (24.5 miles) U Unnamed Cu prospect (2), Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
46.4km (28.8 miles) V Unnamed Fluorspar prospect 1, Redington District, Santa Catalina Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
46.5km (28.9 miles) W Unnamed Cu prospect (3), Redington District, Santa Catalina Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
47.3km (29.4 miles) X Cross Hill Quarry (Pantano Clay deposit; Mineral Lease No. 23880C), Pantano Wash, Rincon District, Rincon Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
56.4km (35.1 miles) Y Chief Mine (Chief claim), Prince Mine group, Hilton Mines (Hilton Mine group; Hiltano group; Hiltano & State of Maine group), Copper Camp, Hilton (Lead Mountain), Empire District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
58.1km (36.1 miles) Z Korn Kob Mine (Korn Kob prospect), Buchman Canyon, Redington District, Santa Catalina Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
59.6km (37.0 miles) 0 Pauline Mine (Hayward's Sulfide Mine; Hayward's Sulphide Mine; Andrade Mine; Pauline group of claims), Mount Fagan, Helvetia-Rosemont District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
60.5km (37.6 miles) 1 Dimple Mine group (Noscut Mine), Mount Fagan, Helvetia-Rosemont District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
63.2km (39.3 miles) 2 Powers Mine (Burro Unpatented claims), Kilberg Canyon, Rattlesnake District, Galiuro Mts, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
68.4km (42.5 miles) 3 Omega Mine (Omega tunnel; Omega Extension Mine), Monument Mountain, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
69.1km (42.9 miles) 4 Black Beauty group (Tilton 1-4 claims), Battle Mountain, Pinaleño Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
69.2km (43.0 miles) 5 Curtis Mine (Curtis claim; Cutice Mine), Frijole claim group, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
69.9km (43.4 miles) 6 Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
72.1km (44.8 miles) 7 Ridley Mine (Graveyard Mine), Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
72.3km (44.9 miles) 8 Sacramento Hill, Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
72.4km (45.0 miles) 9 St. Louis Mine (Morning Star Mine; Isabel), St. Louis Gulch, Hughes Gulch, Greaterville placer deposits, Greaterville, Greaterville District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
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