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Tennantite from
La Caridad Mine, La Caridad, Nacozari de García Municipality, Sonora, Mexico

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Tennantite
Formula:Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Dana 7:I:381.; Valencia, V. A., Ruiz, J., Barra, F., Ochoa-Landín, L., Pérez-Segura, E., & Espinoza, E. (2003). La Caridad porphyry Cu-Mo deposit: a porphyry-epithermal transition in the southwest North America Porphyry Copper Province. In Actas 10º Congreso Geológico Chileno: Concepción, Chile, Universidad de Concepción.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tennantite data
Locality Data:Click here to view La Caridad Mine, La Caridad, Nacozari de García Municipality, Sonora, Mexico
Nearest other occurrences of Tennantite
127.1km (79.0 miles) A Campbell Mine (Campbell shaft), Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
131.4km (81.6 miles) B Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
159.1km (98.9 miles) C Washington Camp-Duquesne District, Patagonia District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
169.6km (105.4 miles) D Sunnyside & Volcano Mines (Sunnyside Mine group; Volcano-Sunnyside Mine; Sunnyside Mine), Alum Gulch, Harshaw District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
171.3km (106.4 miles) E Ventura Mine group (Morris group; George Morris Mine; George Morris Gold claim; Old Timer Mine; Homestake Mine; Georgia Mines), Ventura Canyon, Cox Gulch, Palmetto District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
191.7km (119.1 miles) F Jersey Girl Mine (Jersey Girl prospect), Toluachi group of claims (Toluachi group; Bonanza tunnel; Tennantite claim), Salero area, Tyndall District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
228.8km (142.2 miles) G Sierrita Mine (Duval-Sierrita Mine; Duval Esperanza Mine; Sierrita Open Pit Mine), Batamote Hills, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
234.1km (145.5 miles) H Pima Mine (Pima Open Pit Mine), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
234.2km (145.5 miles) I Prosperity Mine group (Helmet Peak group; Helmet Peak Mine; Prosperity claims), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
235.7km (146.4 miles) J Eisenhower Mine (Eisenhower property/group; Mission Extension; Palo Verde Mine; Palo Verde copper deposit), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
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