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Sericite from
Festerling Mine (Elsicor Mine; Cora Mine), Black Diamond Peak, Middle Pass Mining District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula:KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Rolf Luetcke
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sericite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Festerling Mine (Elsicor Mine; Cora Mine), Black Diamond Peak, Middle Pass Mining District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sericite
13.1km (8.1 miles) Commonwealth Mine (Pearce Mine; Silver Ware Mine; Brockman Mine; Smith Mine; Rinaud Mine; Ritter Mine; Eisenhart vein), Pearce, Pearce Mining District, Pearce Hills, Sulphur Springs Valley, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
18.8km (11.7 miles) Golden Rule Mine (Old Terrible Mine; Golden Eagle Mine; Santa Lucia Mine), Dragoon District (Golden Rule District), Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
26.6km (16.5 miles) Primos group of claims (Primos Mine), Dragoon, Cochise Mining District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
30.0km (18.6 miles) Johnson Mine (Johnson pit; Burro pit; Climax shaft; Johnson Camp Mine; Cyprus Johnson deposit), Johnson Camp, Cochise Mining District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
39.3km (24.4 miles) Chadwick Mine (Chadwick claims; East Evening Star Mine; West Evening Star Mine; Houston Mine), Whetstone Mining District, Whetstone Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
43.2km (26.8 miles) Evening Star Mine (Evening Star claims), Whetstone Mining District, Whetstone Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
43.7km (27.2 miles) Hearst Mine (Hearst group), Winchester Mining District, Winchester Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
45.6km (28.3 miles) Bisbee, Warren Mining District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
45.8km (28.5 miles) Unnamed Cu prospect (3), Winchester Mining District, Winchester Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
47.3km (29.4 miles) Sacramento Hill, Bisbee, Warren Mining District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
 
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