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Illite 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: Illite
Formula:K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Rolf Luetcke
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Illite 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 Illite
30.6km (19.0 miles) Gallagher Vanadium & Rare Minerals Corporation Mine (Gallagher vanadium property; Bradsher Mine; Stella Mine; Vogel Mine; Buena Vista Mine), Tombstone Mining District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
33.2km (20.6 miles) Willcox Playa, Willcox, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
38.7km (24.0 miles) Kartchner Caverns, Whetstone Mining District, Whetstone Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
45.6km (28.3 miles) Bisbee, Warren Mining District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
47.3km (29.4 miles) Sacramento Hill, Bisbee, Warren Mining District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
62.7km (39.0 miles) Cross Hill Quarry (Pantano Clay deposit; Mineral Lease No. 23880C), Pantano Wash, Rincon Mining District, Rincon Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
83.2km (51.7 miles) Red Mountain Mine (Red Mountain Copper prospect; Gem Mine; Carlton property; Ten Grand Mine; Red Mountain project), Red Mountain, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
88.4km (54.9 miles) Sunnyside & Volcano Mines (Sunnyside Mine group; Volcano-Sunnyside Mine; Sunnyside Mine), Alum Gulch, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
 
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