SUPPORT US. If mindat.org is important to you, click here to donate to our Fall 2019 fundraiser!
Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat ArticlesThe ElementsBooks & Magazines
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsUsersMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day GalleryMineral Photography

Unnamed Cu prospect 119-8, Amole District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
 
 
Ref.: Ashley, R.P. (1974), Field Examination (Unnamed Cu prospect 119-8).

MRDS database Dep. ID file #10095442, MRDS ID #M050860.

A Cu occurrence/prospect with underground workings located in sec. 20, T13S, R12E, on National Park land.

Mineralization is a skarn deposit with an ore body 35 meters long and 1 meter wide, striking E-W, dipping vertically, and hosted in arkose. An associated rock unit is quartz monzonite. The skarn contains local masses of magnetite and specular hematite to 50 cm diameter, minor chalcopyrite, and minor Cu silicate on fractures.

Workings include 3 tunnels.

Mineral List



4 entries listed. 2 valid minerals.

The above list contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
 
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: October 13, 2019 23:37:01 Page generated: January 19, 2015 00:13:46
Go to top of page