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Malachite from
Hidden Treasure Mine (Sacramento; Chicago), Ophir Hill area, Ophir District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Malachite
Formula:Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Carl L. Ege (2005) Selected Mining Districts of Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 05-5
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Azurite2 photos of Malachite associated with Azurite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Malachite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hidden Treasure Mine (Sacramento; Chicago), Ophir Hill area, Ophir District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (3 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Malachite
0.6km (0.4 miles) A Utah Queen Mine, Ophir District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
0.7km (0.4 miles) B Wandering Jew Mine, Ophir, Ophir District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) C Ophir Hill Consolidated Mine (Montana Mine; Ophir Coalition Mine), Ophir, Ophir District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
2.4km (1.5 miles) D Bald Mountain SW Prospects, Ophir District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
2.5km (1.5 miles) E Julie Claim Prospects, Ophir District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
2.6km (1.6 miles) F Ophir Hill (Ophir), Ophir District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) G Jim Fisk Mine SE, Ophir District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) H Silver Reef Mine, Ophir District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) I Three Metals Mine, Lion Hill area, Ophir District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
3.9km (2.4 miles) J Buffalo Mine (Tintic Ophir Mines Company), Lion Hill area, Ophir District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) K Fairday Shaft Occurrence, Mercur District (Camp Floyd District), Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
4.1km (2.6 miles) L Silveropolis Hill Prospect, Mercur District (Camp Floyd District), Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) M Chloride Point Mine, Mercur District (Camp Floyd District), Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
5.3km (3.3 miles) N Silverado Canyon Prospect, Mercur District (Camp Floyd District), Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) O South Fork Ophir Canyon Prospect, Mercur District (Camp Floyd District), Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) P Honerine Mine (Bauer; Bullion Coalition; Great Basin; Tip Top Mine), Rush Valley District (Stockton District), Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
14.9km (9.2 miles) Q Tiewaukee Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
17.4km (10.8 miles) R Commercial (Bingham Copper and Gold Mining Company), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
18.2km (11.3 miles) S Bingham Canyon Mine (Bingham Canyon deposit; Kennecott Mine; Bingham Copper Mine; Utah Copper Mine), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
18.5km (11.5 miles) T Castro Gulch Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
19.2km (11.9 miles) U Butterfield South Mines, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
21.4km (13.3 miles) V Mascotte Tunnel Occurrence, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
26.1km (16.2 miles) W South Thorpe Hills Adit Occurrence, Greeley District, Topliff Hill, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
26.8km (16.7 miles) X Unnamed prospect, Thorpe Hills, Utah Co., Utah, USA
30.8km (19.1 miles) Y Stansbury Prospect, Grantsville District (Third Term District), Stansbury Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
31.2km (19.4 miles) Z Dry Canyon Prospect, Columbia District, Sheeprock Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
31.6km (19.6 miles) 0 Indian Hickman Canyon Copper Prospect, Columbia District, Sheeprock Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
41.3km (25.7 miles) 1 Timpie Canyon Copper Prospect, Timpie Canyon (Free Coinage), Stansbury Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
49.3km (30.7 miles) 2 Murray Copper and Victor claims, Cottonwood Heights, Big Cottonwood District, Wasatch Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
51.0km (31.7 miles) 3 Centennial Eureka Mine (Blue Rock), Eureka, Tintic District, East Tintic Mts, Juab Co., Utah, USA
51.1km (31.8 miles) 4 Yankee Mine, Tintic District, Utah Co., Utah, USA
51.7km (32.1 miles) 5 Tintic Standard Mine (Tintic Standard Mines 2 & 3), East Tintic District, East Tintic Mts, Utah Co., Utah, USA
52.4km (32.5 miles) 6 Minnie Moore Mine, Tintic District, Utah Co., Utah, USA
52.5km (32.6 miles) 7 Mammoth Mine (Mammoth shaft; Mammoth hoist and adit), Mammoth, Tintic District, East Tintic Mts, Juab Co., Utah, USA
52.8km (32.8 miles) 8 Gold Chain Mine, Mammoth, Tintic District, East Tintic Mts, Juab Co., Utah, USA
53.1km (33.0 miles) 9 Northern Spy Mine, Eureka, Tintic District, Utah Co., Utah, USA
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