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Mixite from
Bird Nest E3, Otto Mountain, Baker, Soda Mts, Silver Lake Mining District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA

Classification
Species:Mixite
Formula:BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Comments:associated with conichalcite balls and cornwallite crystals on the same specimen
Habit:needles up to 0.2mm laying flat on quartz matrix
Colour:pale blue
Quality for species:Poor for species, only of interest for locality collectors. (#)
Abundance at site:Extremely Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Raman Spectroscopy
References
References:MarekC Collection May 2016
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Mixite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bird Nest E3, Otto Mountain, Baker, Soda Mts, Silver Lake Mining District, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Mixite
49.1km (30.5 miles) Mohawk Mine (Clark Station Mine; Pactolus Mine; Wilshire prospect), Mohawk Hill, Clark Mountain District (Clark District), Clark Mts (Clark Mountain Range), San Bernardino Co., California, USA
 
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