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Baryte from
Magma Mine (Magma Superior Mine; Irene claim; Hub claim; Pomeroy; Superior Division; Silver Queen; Monarch claim; Magma Copper Mine; Broken Hill; Apex), Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA

Classification
Species:Baryte
Comments:Brilliant crystals.
Habit:Tabular to 2 by 0.5 inches (5 by 1.25 cm)
Colour:Black, brown, maroon, gray, white, yellow & golden-yellow
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 129; Barnes, R. & M. Hay (1983), Famous mineral localities: The Magma Mine, Min.Rec.: 14: 72-82.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Pyrite1 photo of Baryte associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Calcite1 photo of Baryte associated with Calcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Baryte data
Locality Data:Click here to view Magma Mine (Magma Superior Mine; Irene claim; Hub claim; Pomeroy; Superior Division; Silver Queen; Monarch claim; Magma Copper Mine; Broken Hill; Apex), Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Baryte
3.2km (2.0 miles) A Silver King Mine (Silver King Mining Co. property; Fortune Mine; California Mine; White Horse Mine; Seventy-Four Mine; Last Chance Mine), Comstock Wash, Kings Crown Peak area, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
11.5km (7.1 miles) B Reymert Mine (Denoon property; Devoux property; Asia claim; Australia claim; America claim; Africa claim; Europe claim; Alaska shaft; Great Pacific), Reymert Canyon, Superior area, Mineral Mountain District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
11.9km (7.4 miles) C Gonzales Pass deposit, Gonzalez Pass, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
13.7km (8.5 miles) D Habstritts Silver Lode claim A, Mineral Mountain area, Mineral Mountain District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
17.8km (11.0 miles) E Castle Dome Mine (Castle Dome deposit; Pinto Valley deposit), Castle Dome area (Castle Dome Mine area; Pinto Valley Mine area), Inspiration, Miami-Inspiration District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
20.0km (12.4 miles) F Ray Mine, Scott Mountain area, Mineral Creek District (Ray District), Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
25.5km (15.9 miles) G Pioneer Mine (Great Republic Mine; Old Pioneer; White Metal; White Metal Mining Co. claims; Great Republic patent MS 370; Devine property; Pioneer South patent MS 374), Pioneer Mountain, Pinal Mountains District, Pinal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
30.7km (19.1 miles) H Blueball Mine, Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
34.4km (21.4 miles) I Geronimo claims (Geronimo group; Cochise group; Beard claims), Steamboat Mountain area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
34.8km (21.6 miles) J Silver Glance Mine (Ramboz deposit; Ramboz vein; Rambo group [in part]; Silver Glance deposit; Racine Mines group; Dynomite Mine), Rescue Canyon, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
37.1km (23.0 miles) K Richmond Basin Silver placers, Richmond Basin, Richmond Basin District, Apache Peaks, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
40.0km (24.8 miles) L Richmond Basin Barite deposit, Richmond Basin, Richmond Basin District, Apache Peaks, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
40.1km (24.9 miles) M McMorris Mine (Mack Morris Mine; Blue Quail Mine; Lake claims; Richmond Mine; LaPlata shaft; Jumbo shaft; Inca group; Helena and Nugget; Gila Monster), Richmond Basin, Richmond Basin District, Apache Peaks, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
40.7km (25.3 miles) N Richmond Basin, Richmond Basin District, Apache Peaks, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
42.7km (26.5 miles) O Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
45.8km (28.5 miles) P Zig Zag group (Hess property; Manganese King Mine; Manganese Queen Mine; Chamberlain property; Chamberlain Mine; Black Hills Mine; and Patented claims MS 4540 216 Zag), Paisano Wash area, Zig Zag District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
46.7km (29.0 miles) Q Hoosier Mine (Hoosier group), Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
47.8km (29.7 miles) R Stonewall Jackson Mine (McMillan Silver Mines group; McMillan-Stonewall Mine; Stonewall Jackson-Little Mac Mine), McMillanville (McMillanville District), Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
48.2km (29.9 miles) S Adjust Mine (Adjust group; Mellor claims; Little Treasure Mine; Blue Bird vein; Silver Cross claims; Laurence Mine; Old Odell), Lee Mountain area, Saddle Mountain District, Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
48.4km (30.1 miles) T Two Queens Mine (Bromide No. 1 claim), Old Mill, Saddle Mountain District, The Tablelands Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
48.8km (30.3 miles) U Saddle Mountain Mine group (Lola claims; Gila Copper Sulphide Co. property; Dye vein), Lee Mountain area, Saddle Mountain District, Dripping Spring Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
51.4km (31.9 miles) V Peacock claims, Bucket Mountain area, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
57.1km (35.5 miles) W Granite Reef Mine (Macco Mine; Christman Mine; Arizona Barite Company Mine; Arizona Barite Mine; Phoenix group; Mesa Baryte claims), Tonto National Forest, Goldfields District, Goldfield Mts, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA
66.4km (41.2 miles) X Black Rock group (Davis group; Davis claims), Mescal Mts, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
69.4km (43.1 miles) Y Copper Reef Mine (Copper Reef Consolidated; Rawhide Mountain prospects; Coronado claims; Coronado group; North Star Mine; North Star shaft), Copper Reef Mountain, Stanley District, Turnbull Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
70.0km (43.5 miles) Z Huerfanito Copper Mine (Huerfanito deposit), Coronado Wash area, Owl Head District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
73.3km (45.5 miles) 0 Lone Pine claim (Mount Ord Barium Mine; Mt Ord Barium Mine), Mount Ord area, Sunflower District (Mazatzal Mountains District; Quicksilver District), Mazatzal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
74.5km (46.3 miles) 1 Little Mule group (Wolf Mine; Silver Star prospect; Silver Spar prospect; Crunk Barite; Copper Belle-Stanley group; Stanley group), Stanley Butte, Stanley District, Santa Teresa Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
74.7km (46.4 miles) 2 Mitchell Barite prospect (Ireland Barite; Barium King group; Barium King 1 through 14 claims; Barite King), Stanley District, Santa Teresa Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
75.2km (46.7 miles) 3 Quartzite Mountain (Stanley Butte [nearby]; Quartzite Mountain Garnets), Stanley District, Santa Teresa Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
75.5km (46.9 miles) 4 Big Mine, Owl Head Buttes area, Owl Head District, Tortolita Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
76.7km (47.6 miles) 5 Top Hat claim, Chalk Mountain area, Spring Creek District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
76.9km (47.8 miles) 6 Mammoth-Saint Anthony Mine (Mammoth-St Anthony Mine; Mammoth Mine; St. Anthony Mine), St. Anthony deposit, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
77.6km (48.2 miles) 7 San Manuel Mine (Apex Lead & Vanadium Mining Corp Mine; Quarelli group), San Manuel, San Manuel District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
77.8km (48.3 miles) 8 Savanah & Easter 4 prospects, Owl Head Buttes area, Owl Head District, Tortolita Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
77.8km (48.3 miles) 9 Ord Mine (Ord Mercury Mine; Ord group; Indian claims), Slate Creek, Reno Pass, Sunflower District (Mazatzal Mountains District; Quicksilver District), Mazatzal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
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