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Willemite from
Pacific Mine (Pacific claim), Silver Mining District, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Willemite
Formula:Zn2SiO4
Comments:Numerous crystal prisms line cavities in matrix.
Habit:Doubly-terminated, prismatic
Colour:Colorless
Luminescent properties:Bright creamy yellow (SW UV)
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Self-collected: C. Lemanski; J. Ebner; E. Stuart; R. DuBlois; S. Misiur.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Willemite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pacific Mine (Pacific claim), Silver Mining District, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Willemite
0.5km (0.3 miles) Black Rock Mine, Black Rock Wash, Silver Mining District, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) Red Cloud Mine, Silver Mining District, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
2.1km (1.3 miles) Silver King Mine (Silver King claim), Silver Mining District, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
2.9km (1.8 miles) Dives Mine (Saxon Mine; Padre Kino Mine), Silver Mining District, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
3.6km (2.2 miles) Pure Potential Mine (North Geronimo Mine), Silver Mining District, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
31.2km (19.4 miles) Paymaster Mine (Paymaster group; Complex Minerals; President claim; Flagpole group; Hazel claim; Emilia), Midway Well, Paymaster Mining District, Chocolate Mts, Imperial Co., California, USA
39.1km (24.3 miles) Hull Mine, Hull Mine group (Rialto Mine group; Hull group of claims; Rialto claims), Buckeye vein group, Castle Dome Mine group, Kofa Game Range, Castle Dome Mining District, Castle Dome Mts, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
39.7km (24.7 miles) Castle Dome Mine (Castle Dome claim), Buckeye vein group, Castle Dome Mine group, Kofa Game Range, Castle Dome Mining District, Castle Dome Mts, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
61.8km (38.4 miles) King of Arizona Mine (King of Arizona property; King of Arizona group of claims; King of Arizona vein; Kofa Mine; Gleason Mine; Homestake claim), Kofa Game Range, Kofa Mining District, Kofa Mts (S.H. Mts), Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
77.3km (48.0 miles) Black Mesa Mine, Black Mesa, Plomosa Mining District, Plomosa Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona, USA
 
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