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Sphalerite from
Nelly James Mine (Miller Canyon deposit; Miller Canyon prospect; Nellie James prospect; Holenstein Mine), Miller Canyon, Miller Peak, Cochise County, Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Comments:Occurs as massive material associated with willemite, calcite & hydrozincite.
Luminescent properties:Bright orange (LW UV)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Mr. Roy Parsons, Huachuca City, AZ
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Nelly James Mine (Miller Canyon deposit; Miller Canyon prospect; Nellie James prospect; Holenstein Mine), Miller Canyon, Miller Peak, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
2.7km (1.7 miles) Reef Mine (Tungsten Reef Mine; Exposed Reef Mine; Sitric Mine; Reef group of claims), Carr Canyon, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
3.2km (2.0 miles) Western Tungsten Mine (Western Mine), Cochise County, Arizona, USA
3.2km (2.0 miles) Cave Mine (Cave Mountain Mine; Cave Creek Mine; Cave Canyon Mine; Silver Plume Mine; Snow Drop Mine), Cochise County, Arizona, USA
4.1km (2.5 miles) Hamburg Mine (Wisconsin Mine; Hartford Mine), Ramsey Canyon, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
6.0km (3.7 miles) State of Texas Mine, Montezuma Canyon, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
30.2km (18.8 miles) Gallagher Vanadium & Rare Minerals Corporation Mine (Gallagher vanadium property; Bradsher Mine; Stella Mine; Vogel Mine; Buena Vista Mine), Cochise County, Arizona, USA
31.5km (19.6 miles) Modern prospect, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
32.0km (19.9 miles) Juniper Flats, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
34.2km (21.3 miles) Unnamed prospects, Juniper Flats, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
35.8km (22.3 miles) Southwest Mine, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
 
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