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Chrysocolla from
Arizona McGinnis Mine (Copper Queen Mine), Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Chrysocolla
Formula:Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Description
Comments:In stringers and replacements in metamorphosed Paleozoic limestone nr. thrust-faulted Precambrian quartz schist.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Keith, Stanton B. (1978) State of Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology, Geol. Sur. Br. Bull. 192, Index of Mining Properties in Yuma Co., Arizona: 122 (Table 4); Arizona Bureau of Mines file data.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chrysocolla data
Locality Data:Click here to view Arizona McGinnis Mine (Copper Queen Mine), Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chrysocolla
2.0km (1.3 miles) A Carnation Mine (Gray Eagle Mine; Grey Eagle Mine; Empire Mine), Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
5.4km (3.4 miles) B Billy Mack Mine group (Ruby Mine; Billy Mack Mine), Billy Mack Mountain, Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
5.7km (3.6 miles) C Lion Hill Mine group (Glory group; Rico Mine), Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) D Mammon Mine group (Mammon-Zeolite Mine; Wardwell and Osbourne Mine; W&O Mine), Gibralter Mountain, Osborne Well, Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) E Capilano Mine, Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) F Rio Vista Northside Mine (Rio Vista Mine; North Side Mine), Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
7.0km (4.3 miles) G Sue Mine (Sue Manganese Mine), Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
8.3km (5.2 miles) H Margaret N Mine (Margaret N group), Cross Roads, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) I Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
11.9km (7.4 miles) J Mineral Hill Mine group (Continental Mine), Planet, Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
12.1km (7.5 miles) K Mohave Chief & Norma prospect, Cienega District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
13.6km (8.5 miles) L Quadrangle Copper group (Outpost), Monument Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
14.1km (8.7 miles) M Nickel Plate Mine, Monument Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
14.3km (8.9 miles) N Black Metal Mine, Monument Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
14.9km (9.3 miles) O Unnamed Cu prospect [5], Monument Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
15.1km (9.4 miles) P Homer claims (Ruthie prospect), Monument Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
15.6km (9.7 miles) Q Copper Crest group, Monument Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
15.7km (9.8 miles) R Red Eagle group (Viati Mining Company property; Pasadena shaft; Horseshoe tunnel), Monument Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
16.4km (10.2 miles) S Unnamed Cu prospect [15](MRDS - 10286690), Monument Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
16.5km (10.3 miles) T Planet Mine (Planet Copper Mine; New Planet Mine), Planet Mine group (New Planet Mine group; Great Central Mine), Planet, Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) U Blue Cloud Mine (Blue Cloud claim; Blue Widow No. 3 claim; Sandy Nos. 1 and 2 claims; Golden Nat Nos. 1-4 claims), Vista Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
17.0km (10.5 miles) V Mount Whipple Gold Mining Company prospect (Venus No. 13 claim; Star claim; Mars claim; Western Star claim; Crescent claim; Crescent Mine), Monument Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
17.4km (10.8 miles) W Blackjack group, Monument Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
23.1km (14.4 miles) X BCC claim No. 3, BCC Mines (BBC Mine; BBC claims), Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
23.2km (14.4 miles) Y BCC Mines (BBC Mine; BBC claims), Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
23.8km (14.8 miles) Z Ethel Leona Mine (Riverview; Tuscarora; Jarvis), Vista Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
24.3km (15.1 miles) 0 Unnamed Ag-Cu prospect [1], Vista Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
25.9km (16.1 miles) 1 Clara Mine, Santa Maria District (Planet District; Swansea District; Bill Williams District), Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
28.5km (17.7 miles) 2 Little Butte Mine (Little Butte Copper Mine; Arizona Pride Mine), Bouse, Plomosa District, Plomosa Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
31.8km (19.8 miles) 3 War Eagle Mine (War Eagle No. 1 Mine; War Eagle Copper; Virginia; Virginia Copper), Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
33.4km (20.8 miles) 4 Unnamed Cu-Ag prospect [7], Savahia Peak, Whipple District (Monumental District), Whipple Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
37.6km (23.3 miles) 5 Chicago Mine (Chicago prospect; Chicago property; Corona Copper Co. property), Mammoth-Chicago-Copper Glance Mine group, Midway District, Buckskin Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
38.0km (23.6 miles) 6 Jacknife Group (Bradley Mine; Morgan Mine; Morning Star Mine), Bendigo, Riverside Co., California, USA
38.6km (24.0 miles) 7 Alice Mine, Riverside Co., California, USA
39.8km (24.7 miles) 8 Gold Dollar Mine (Gold Dollar Group), Riverside Co., California, USA
39.9km (24.8 miles) 9 Cleopatra Mine (Palo Verde group), Rawhide Wash, Kimble Sub-District, Cleopatra District, Artillery Mts, Mohave Co., Arizona, USA
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