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Orthoclase from
Santo Nino Mine (Santo Niño Mine; North Santo Nino; North Santo Wind; Brooks; Santa Maria Mo Mine), Santo Niño Mine area, San Antonio Canyon, Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Orthoclase
Formula:K(AlSi3O8)
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Rolf Luetcke
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Orthoclase data
Locality Data:Click here to view Santo Nino Mine (Santo Niño Mine; North Santo Nino; North Santo Wind; Brooks; Santa Maria Mo Mine), Santo Niño Mine area, San Antonio Canyon, Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Orthoclase
7.6km (4.7 miles) Mowry Mine (Patagonia Mine; Enterprise Mine; Phoenix Mine), Mowry Hill, Mowry Wash, Mowry, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
23.7km (14.7 miles) Ivanhoe Mine (Commercial Tunnel and Shaft; Ivanhoe 1-8 claims; Commercial 1-6 claims), Squaw Gulch area, Tyndall Mining District, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
39.6km (24.6 miles) Old Baldy prospects, Littleshot Camp, Madera Canyon, Old Baldy Mining District, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
56.1km (34.9 miles) Heavy Weight Mine (Light Weight Mine), Heavy Weight Hill, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
56.6km (35.2 miles) Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
68.5km (42.6 miles) Esperanza Mine [new] (Esperanza pit; Esperanza open pit mines; West Esperanza Mine), Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
77.0km (47.8 miles) Saint David area, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
90.0km (55.9 miles) Burrito de Fierro Mine (Ligier Mine; Perevill & Danvers Mine), Middle Pass Mining District, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
98.6km (61.2 miles) Texas Canyon area, Dragoon, Cochise Mining District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
 
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