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

Sericite from Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA

USA
 
  • Arizona
    • Greenlee Co.
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 309; Lindgren, W. (1905), The copper deposits of the Clifton-Morenci district, AZ, USGS PP 43; Guild, F.N. (1910), The Mineralogy of Arizona, The Chemical Publishing Co., Easton, PA; Reber, L.E., Jr. (1916), The mineralization at Clifton-Morenci, Econ.Geol.: 11: 528-573; Schwartz, G.M. (1947), Hydrothermal alteration in the 'porphyry copper' deposits, Econ.Geol.: 42: 319-352; Schwartz, G.M. (1958), Alteration of biotite under mesothermal conditions, Econ.Geol.: 53: 164-177; Creasy, S.C. (1959), Some phase relations in the hydrothermally altered rocks of porphyry copper deposits, Econ.Geol.: 54: 351-373.
MRDS database Dep. ID #10111298, MRDS ID #M800414.
        • Clifton
MRDS database Dep. ID #10048292, MRDS D #M800422.
MRDS database Dep. ID #10048273, MRDS ID #M800396.
        • Copper Plate Gulch
          • Coronado vein
MRDS database Dep. ID #10109876, MRDS ID #M800425.
        • Gold Gulch
MRDS database Dep. ID #10048283, MRDS ID #M800408.
MRDS database Dep. ID #10026952, MRDS ID #M001271.
        • Morenci
MRDS database Dep. ID #10088902, MRDS ID #M800424.
Walder, I. F., Carr, D., Lee, J. S., & Williamson, A. (2004) Similarities in hydrogeochemical processes between ore deposition formation and acid mine drainage. Example near a porphyry copper mine. Proceedings 2004 - International Mine Water Association
Wilson, E.D., et al (1934), AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 137: 185.
MRDS database Dep. ID #10088900, MRDS ID #M800409.
Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2005): USGS Open-File Report 05-1060; Merritt Stephen Enders (2000) The Evolution of Supergene Enrichment in the Morenci Porphyry Copper Deposit, Greenlee County, Arizona. PhD Thesis, University of Arizona
        • Placer Gulch
MRDS database Dep. ID #10048285, MRDS ID #M800412.
        • Santa Rosa Gulch
MRDS database Dep. ID #10048293, MRDS ID #M800427.
 
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: September 19, 2019 10:18:54
Go to top of page