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Hemimorphite from
Texas Arizona Mine, Dragoon, Gunnison Hills, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Hemimorphite
Formula:Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Comments:Most abundant oxidized ore. Thin to thick crusts and masses in and on matrix. Unusual fluorescent response from this locality.
Colour:White, off-white
Luminescent properties:Bright creamy-yellow (SW UV)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 247; Cooper, J.R. (1957), Metamorphism and volume losses in carbonate rocks near Johnson Camp, Cochise Co., AZ. Geol. Soc. Amer. Bull. 68: 577-610; Cooper, J.R. & L.T. Silver (1964), Geology and ore deposits of the Dragoon quadrangle, Cochise Co., AZ, USGS PP 416: 181-183.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite6 photos of Hemimorphite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Rosasite2 photos of Hemimorphite associated with Rosasite at this locality.
Hydrozincite1 photo of Hemimorphite associated with Hydrozincite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hemimorphite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Texas Arizona Mine, Dragoon, Gunnison Hills, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Hemimorphite
1.4km (0.9 miles) A Gunnison Hills, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) B Johnson Camp, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
6.9km (4.3 miles) C Peabody Mine (Moore Mine), Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
17.1km (10.6 miles) D Unnamed Pb-Cu-Ag-Au-Zn-W prospect, Tres Alamos Wash, Johnny Lyon Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
19.5km (12.1 miles) E Tip Top No. 1 prospect, Yellowstone District, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
21.5km (13.4 miles) F San Juan Mine (San Juan group; Gordon Mine; Mann adit; Sulphide adit; Silver adit), Gordon Camp, Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) G Muheim Mine (Zinc Basin Mine; White Metal Mine; White Tail Mine; Grant group), Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
26.7km (16.6 miles) H Silver Cloud Mine, Escapule Mine group (Escapule Mine; Joe Escapule Mine; Moonlight group; Northside group; Garnet group; Arizona group), Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
38.8km (24.1 miles) I Last Chance Mine (1907 Mine), Casey Hill, Courtland, Turquoise District (Courtland-Gleeson District), Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
40.6km (25.2 miles) J West Side Mine, Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
40.6km (25.2 miles) K Toughnut Mine (Tough Nut Mine; Northwest Mine; Hoodoo stopes; Tombstone group), Tombstone, Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
40.9km (25.4 miles) L Defiance Mine, Costello Mine group (Costello claims), Gleeson, Turquoise District (Courtland-Gleeson District), Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
41.0km (25.5 miles) M Silver Bill Mine, Costello Mine group (Costello claims), Gleeson, Turquoise District (Courtland-Gleeson District), Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
41.0km (25.5 miles) N Mystery Mine (Mystery Tunnel Mine; Minerals Exploration Co. property), Gleeson, Turquoise District (Courtland-Gleeson District), Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
41.1km (25.5 miles) O Empire Mine, Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
41.5km (25.8 miles) P Tom Scott Mine (Mason Mine), Tejon group (Tejon Mining Company property), Gleeson, Turquoise District (Courtland-Gleeson District), Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
42.2km (26.2 miles) Q Tombstone Extension Mines, Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
42.4km (26.4 miles) R San Diego Mine, Tombstone Extension Mines, Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
45.2km (28.1 miles) S Galvez Mine (Wolcott Mine), Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
48.7km (30.3 miles) T Arlington Mine, Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
49.4km (30.7 miles) U Gallagher Vanadium & Rare Minerals Corporation Mine (Gallagher vanadium property; Bradsher Mine; Stella Mine; Vogel Mine; Buena Vista Mine), Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
50.4km (31.3 miles) V Manila Mine, Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
58.4km (36.3 miles) W Total Wreck Mine, Cienega Creek, The Narrows, Empire District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
61.8km (38.4 miles) X Hilton Mines (Hilton Mine group; Hiltano group; Hiltano & State of Maine group), Copper Camp, Hilton (Lead Mountain), Empire District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
61.8km (38.4 miles) Y Lone Mountain Mine, Empire District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
63.5km (39.5 miles) Z Chief Mine (Chief claim), Prince Mine group, Hilton Mines (Hilton Mine group; Hiltano group; Hiltano & State of Maine group), Copper Camp, Hilton (Lead Mountain), Empire District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
68.6km (42.6 miles) 0 Hilltop Mine (Hand Mine; Kasper tunnel; Gray Mine; Dunn shaft; Blacksmith shaft; Rhem adit), Rustler Park, California District, Chiricahua Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
69.7km (43.3 miles) 1 Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
70.2km (43.6 miles) 2 El Tigre Mine (Sampson Mine), Rustler Park, California District, Chiricahua Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
71.2km (44.2 miles) 3 Southwest Mine, Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
71.2km (44.3 miles) 4 Unnamed Cu-Zn-Pb-Ag prospect, California District, Chiricahua Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
73.7km (45.8 miles) 5 Cole Mine (Cole shaft; Cole No. 3), Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
75.6km (47.0 miles) 6 Omega Mine (Omega tunnel; Omega Extension Mine), Monument Mountain, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
76.6km (47.6 miles) 7 Reef Mine (Tungsten Reef Mine; Exposed Reef Mine; Sitric Mine; Reef group of claims), Carr Canyon, Hartford District (Huachuca Mountains District), Huachuca Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
78.7km (48.9 miles) 8 King Ainsworth Mine group (Oregon Mine group), Portal, California District, Chiricahua Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
79.4km (49.4 miles) 9 Unnamed Zn-Pb-Ag-Cu-Sb-Cd prospect (Shaft; Trench; Decline prospect), California District, Chiricahua Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
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