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Covellite from
Memphis Mine (Roos shaft; Ross shaft [?]), Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Covellite
Formula:CuS
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Wet Chemical
Blowpipe
References
References:Saathoff Collection
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Covellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Memphis Mine (Roos shaft; Ross shaft [?]), Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Covellite
39.4km (24.5 miles) A Green Crawford Mine, Hembrillo District, San Andreas Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
49.9km (31.0 miles) B Hitt Canyon Skarn deposit, Franklin Mts (Franklin Range), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
106.5km (66.2 miles) C Rattlesnake Mine (Snake Mine), Hillsboro District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
146.6km (91.1 miles) D Groundhog Mine, Vanadium, Central District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA
151.7km (94.3 miles) E Silver Monument Mine (Silver Monument group; Black Range tunnel; Patented claim Silver Monument; Unpatented claims Cuba Libre; Oversight Nos. 1 and 2; Connection Nos. 1 and 2), Lookout Mountain, Chloride District (Apache District; Phillipsburg District; Black Range District), Black Range, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
155.0km (96.3 miles) F Sunshine No. 1 adit, Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
168.0km (104.4 miles) G Tyrone Mine, Tyrone Area, Burro Mountains District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA
181.7km (112.9 miles) H Black Hawk Mine, Black Hawk District (Bullard's Peak District), Big Burro Mts, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA
184.6km (114.7 miles) I Iron Cap Vein, Mill Canyon District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
184.6km (114.7 miles) J Hall-Lytton Property (Minerva Group), Water Canyon District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
185.4km (115.2 miles) K Cuprite Mine (Wheel of Fortune Mine), Mill Canyon District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
190.8km (118.6 miles) L Iron Mask Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
191.3km (118.9 miles) M Mistletoe Mine (Mistletoe tunnel; Gordon tunnel; Helen Cross group; Helen Cross claim; Forrester claim; Forrester North Extension claim; Birthday claim; Silver Ware claim), Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
191.5km (119.0 miles) N Black Cloud Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
192.7km (119.7 miles) O Kelly Mine (Tri Bullion shaft; Paschal shaft; Traylor shaft; Kelly tunnel), Magdalena, Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
193.8km (120.4 miles) P Graphic Mine (Graphic shaft; Waldo-Graphic Mine; Waldo tunnel), Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
195.4km (121.4 miles) Q Cave Peak deposit, Sierra Diablo, Culberson Co., Texas, USA
199.4km (123.9 miles) R Unnamed prospect, Silver Hill area, North Magdalena District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
208.3km (129.4 miles) S Pecos mine, Van Horn-Allamoore District, Culberson Co., Texas, USA
212.7km (132.1 miles) T Hazel mine, Van Horn-Allamoore District, Culberson Co., Texas, USA
216.7km (134.6 miles) U Dallas prospect, Van Horn-Allamoore District, Culberson Co., Texas, USA
222.3km (138.1 miles) V Rule prospect, Ladron District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USA
237.6km (147.7 miles) W Rossman prospect, Indio Mts, Hudspeth Co., Texas, USA
238.6km (148.3 miles) X Purple Sage Mine (Lone Star Mine; Dukes Mine), Indio Mts, Hudspeth Co., Texas, USA
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