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Calcite from
Idarado Mine, Telluride, Ouray District (Uncompahgre District), San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min 70:5 pp 298-310
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Pyrite21 photos of Calcite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Quartz15 photos of Calcite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Fluorite8 photos of Calcite associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Wad1 photo of Calcite associated with Wad at this locality.
Milky Quartz1 photo of Calcite associated with Milky Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Idarado Mine, Telluride, Ouray District (Uncompahgre District), San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
0.2km (0.1 miles) A Idarado Mine, Red Mountain District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) B Silver Bell Mine, Red Mounain No.2, Ouray, Ouray District, San Juan Mts, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
2.1km (1.3 miles) C Longfellow Mine, Red Mountain District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) D Black Bear Mine (Black Bear & Iona Mine), Telluride District (Upper San Miguel District), San Juan Mts, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) E Camp Bird Mine, Camp Bird, Sneffels District (Sneffels - Red Mountain District; Mount Sneffels District), Ouray, Ouray District, San Juan Mts, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) F Black Diamond Mine (White Mine), Klondike District, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) G Bonanza, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
7.9km (4.9 miles) H 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
8.0km (5.0 miles) I Atlas Mine, Revenue group, Sneffels (Sneffels Camp), Sneffels District (Sneffels - Red Mountain District; Mount Sneffels District), Ouray, Ouray District, San Juan Mts, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) J Smuggler Vein, Smuggler Union Consolidated Mine (Smuggler Mine), Marshall Basin, Telluride District, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) K Cimmaron & Bradley Lodes, Smuggler Vein, Smuggler Union Consolidated Mine (Smuggler Mine), Marshall Basin, Telluride District, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
8.8km (5.5 miles) L Silver Ledge, Red Mountain District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
9.6km (5.9 miles) M Adelia Occurrence, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
10.0km (6.2 miles) N Yellow Jacket Mine, Bear Creek Canyon, Ouray, Ouray District, San Juan Mts, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
10.1km (6.3 miles) O Telluride, Telluride District (Upper San Miguel District), San Juan Mts, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
10.8km (6.7 miles) P Grizzly Bear Mine, Bear Creek Canyon, Ouray, Ouray District, San Juan Mts, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
11.1km (6.9 miles) Q Mineral Farm Mine, Ouray, Ouray District, San Juan Mts, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
12.2km (7.6 miles) R Ransom Mine, Eureka, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
12.2km (7.6 miles) S Ohio Mine, "Amphitheater" glacial cirque, Ouray, Ouray District, San Juan Mts, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
12.3km (7.6 miles) T Hematite Gulch, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
12.8km (7.9 miles) U Portland Mine, "Amphitheater" glacial cirque, Ouray, Ouray District, San Juan Mts, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
13.0km (8.1 miles) V Tom Moore Lode, Eureka District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
13.0km (8.1 miles) W Ophir Mine, Ophir District (Iron Springs District), San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
13.6km (8.5 miles) X American Nettie, Gold Hill District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
14.0km (8.7 miles) Y Pittsburg tunnel, Sultan Mountain, Silverton, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
14.9km (9.3 miles) Z Little Giant Basin, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
15.4km (9.6 miles) 0 Little Giant Mine, Little Giant Peak, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
15.7km (9.7 miles) 1 Marcella Mine (Marcello Mine), Kendall Mountain, Silverton, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
15.7km (9.8 miles) 2 Osceola Mine (Osceola-Pride), Cunningham Gulch, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
16.0km (9.9 miles) 3 Pony Express Mine, Gold Hill District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
16.1km (10.0 miles) 4 Pride of the West Mine, Cunningham Gulch, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
16.3km (10.1 miles) 5 Bachelor-Syracuse Mine, Gold Hill District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
16.7km (10.4 miles) 6 Bachelor mine, Paquin District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
17.0km (10.6 miles) 7 Ridgway Mine, Galena Mountain, Howardsville, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) 8 Highland Mary Mine, Cunningham Gulch, Animas District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
17.8km (11.1 miles) 9 News Boy, Paquin District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
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