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Fluorite from
Ransom Mine, Eureka, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Habit:complex cubo-octahedra
Colour:pale-green
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min.: 63: 286; 71:167-168 (1996); 2008 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Quartz
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Pyrite3 photos of Fluorite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Quartz3 photos of Fluorite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ransom Mine, Eureka, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
2.5km (1.5 miles) A Tom Moore Lode, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
4.4km (2.7 miles) B Ruby Mine, Galena Mountain, Howardsville, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) C Sunnyside Mine group (American Tunnel Mine; American Tunnel; Gold King Mine; Washington Mine; Belle Creole; Gold Prince; Brenneman Mine; Mogul Mine), Bonita Peak, Gladstone, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
5.7km (3.6 miles) D Mountain Queen Mine, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
5.8km (3.6 miles) E Howardsville, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
7.5km (4.7 miles) F Brown Mountain, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
7.8km (4.8 miles) G Alaska Mine, Poughkeepsie Gulch, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) H Osceola Mine (Osceola-Pride), Cunningham Gulch, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
8.8km (5.5 miles) I Galtie Boy - Hercules Mine, Gladstone, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
8.9km (5.5 miles) J Fourteen Occurrence, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
8.9km (5.5 miles) K Aspen Mine (Legal Tender Mine), Hazelton Mountain, Silverton, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) L Indiana vein, Brown Mountain, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
9.8km (6.1 miles) M Topeka-Kentucky Giant vein, Ouray District (Uncompahgre District), Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
9.9km (6.1 miles) N Silver Mountain Mine, Ouray District (Uncompahgre District), Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
9.9km (6.2 miles) O Concave Tunnel, Brown Mountain, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
10.1km (6.3 miles) P Anglo-Saxon Mine, Cement Creek, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
10.1km (6.3 miles) Q Grand Veiw Occurrence, Mineral Point, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
10.2km (6.3 miles) R Yukon Mine (Gold Hub Mine), Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
10.2km (6.4 miles) S Shenandoah Mine, Little Giant Peak, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
10.3km (6.4 miles) T Topeka No. 1, Ouray District (Uncompahgre District), Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) U May Day Mine, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
11.7km (7.3 miles) V Silverton, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
11.8km (7.3 miles) W Michael Breen Mine, Mt Monarch Mine (Monarch Mountain Mine), Ouray District (Uncompahgre District), Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
12.2km (7.6 miles) X Idarado Mine, Telluride, Ouray District (Uncompahgre District), San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
12.6km (7.9 miles) Y Monarch Mine (Mountain Monarch Mine), Ouray District (Uncompahgre District), Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
12.7km (7.9 miles) Z Longfellow Mine, Red Mountain District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
13.0km (8.1 miles) 0 Little Dora Mine, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
13.1km (8.1 miles) 1 Mystery group (Fairview; Champion Mine), Kendall Mountain, Silverton, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
13.1km (8.1 miles) 2 Clara Mine, Kendall Mountain, Silverton, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
13.6km (8.4 miles) 3 Barstow Mine, Treasury Tunnel (Treasury Tunnel Mine), La Plata Mountain, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
14.2km (8.8 miles) 4 Grizzly Bear Mine, Bear Creek Canyon, Ouray, Ouray District, San Juan Mts, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
15.5km (9.6 miles) 5 Torpedo Eclipse Mine, Mt. Sneffels, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
16.4km (10.2 miles) 6 Gallic - Vulcan Group (Weatherhorn), Galena District (Henson Creek District), Hinsdale Co., Colorado, USA
16.9km (10.5 miles) 7 Camp Bird Mine, Camp Bird, Sneffels District (Sneffels - Red Mountain District; Mount Sneffels District), Ouray, Ouray District, San Juan Mts, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
17.4km (10.8 miles) 8 Tomboy Mine, Telluride District (Upper San Miguel District), San Juan Mts, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
23.0km (14.3 miles) 9 Gertrude mine, Red Mountain District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
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