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Chalcopyrite from
Thomas Mine (Balsam Gap kyanite location; Parkway kyanite location), Buncombe Co., North Carolina, USA

Mineral Species
Species:Chalcopyrite
Formula:CuFeS2
Description
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Wood, Keith Yates (1996) Petrogenesis And Geochemistry Of Kyanite- Bearing Pegmatites in The Buncombe Pegmatite District, North Carolina : Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcopyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Thomas Mine (Balsam Gap kyanite location; Parkway kyanite location), Buncombe Co., North Carolina, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcopyrite
16.4km (10.2 miles) A Autrey Mine, Yancey Co., North Carolina, USA
26.6km (16.6 miles) B Tolley Bend Mine, Yancey Co., North Carolina, USA
30.2km (18.7 miles) C Deer Park Mine, Penland, Spruce Pine District, Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA
31.5km (19.6 miles) D McKinney Mine (Power Mill Creek Mine), Spruce Pine, Spruce Pine District, Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA
33.4km (20.8 miles) E North Cove Prospect, McDowell Co., North Carolina, USA
35.4km (22.0 miles) F Unnamed Copper Prospect (MRDS - 10025692), Unicoi Co., Tennessee, USA
35.8km (22.3 miles) G Brady Galena Prospect, Rutherford Co., North Carolina, USA
38.8km (24.1 miles) H Lick Ridge Mine, Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA
39.9km (24.8 miles) I Betts Sandy Bottom Property (Betts Mine; and Gillespie Mine; Rollins Chemical Company Mine; Includes The Nettie Mine; Martha Mine), Hot Springs Barite District, Madison Co., North Carolina, USA
40.5km (25.1 miles) J Gahagan Mine, Hot Springs Barite District, Madison Co., North Carolina, USA
41.1km (25.5 miles) K Champ Rock Mine, Avery Co., North Carolina, USA
41.5km (25.8 miles) L Unnamed Zn prospect, Linville Falls, McDowell Co., North Carolina, USA
50.3km (31.3 miles) M Boylston Mine (Boilston), Henderson Co., North Carolina, USA
51.2km (31.8 miles) N Alta Mine (Glendale; Idler; Monarch; Carson), Rutherford Co., North Carolina, USA
51.5km (32.0 miles) O Carolina Queen Mine, South Mountain District, Burke Co., North Carolina, USA
51.7km (32.1 miles) P Ellwood Mine, Rutherford Co., North Carolina, USA
55.4km (34.4 miles) Q Cranberry Mine, Cranberry Magnetite District, Avery Co., North Carolina, USA
56.3km (35.0 miles) R Uranium Prospect (MRDS - 10151415), North Harper Creek, Avery Co., North Carolina, USA
57.7km (35.9 miles) S Krebs Barite Mine (Burnett Mine; Pond Ridge Barite Mine), Del Rio District, Cocke Co., Tennessee, USA
61.5km (38.2 miles) T Redmond Mine (Redmond prospect), Waterville Lake, Haywood Co., North Carolina, USA
65.4km (40.6 miles) U Willis Prospect, Cocke Co., Tennessee, USA
66.4km (41.3 miles) V Watauga Point zinc prospect, Hampton District, Carter Co., Tennessee, USA
68.0km (42.3 miles) W Bee Mountain Mine, Bee Mountain, Caldwell Co., North Carolina, USA
81.4km (50.6 miles) X Fall Branch zinc mine, Fall Branch Barite District, Sullivan Co., Tennessee, USA
81.5km (50.6 miles) Y Sugarloaf Mountain Prospect, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
82.1km (51.0 miles) Z Martin Mine, Cleveland Co., North Carolina, USA
82.6km (51.3 miles) 0 Wells zinc prospect, Fall Branch Barite District, Sullivan Co., Tennessee, USA
85.7km (53.3 miles) 1 Gunstocker Prospect, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
88.8km (55.2 miles) 2 Moody Prospect, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
89.2km (55.4 miles) 3 Elk Knob Mine, Watauga Co., North Carolina, USA
90.8km (56.4 miles) 4 Cullowhee Mine, Cullowhee, Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
91.7km (57.0 miles) 5 Cox Mine (Cox-Davies Mine), Jackson Co., North Carolina, USA
93.2km (57.9 miles) 6 Felknor mine, White Pine District, Jefferson Co., Tennessee, USA
94.1km (58.5 miles) 7 Martin Marietta Quarry (11th Avenue Quarry), Hickory, Catawba Co., North Carolina, USA
95.8km (59.5 miles) 8 Bowman Mine (Bowman-Graves Mine; Arcadia Mine; Graves Prospect), Arcadia District, Scott Co., Virginia, USA
97.5km (60.6 miles) 9 Pardo Prospect (Pardo Mines Prospect), Henderson Co., North Carolina, USA
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