Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat Articles
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsThe ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Hydrozincite
Formula:Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Comments:In metamorphosed limestone in large masses to 6 by 24 inches (15 by 60 cm). Films and coatings in & on matrix.
Luminescent properties:Bright blue-white (SW UV)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 256; 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:
Calcite2 photos of Hydrozincite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Aurichalcite2 photos of Hydrozincite associated with Aurichalcite at this locality.
Hemimorphite1 photo of Hydrozincite associated with Hemimorphite at this locality.
Rosasite1 photo of Hydrozincite associated with Rosasite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hydrozincite 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 Hydrozincite
6.9km (4.3 miles) A Unnamed W prospects [4], Dragoon, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
21.5km (13.4 miles) B 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
22.6km (14.1 miles) C Middlemarch Mine (Missouri Mine; Missouri shaft; Morning Glory shaft), Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) D Standard Tungsten Mine (Head Center Mine; Black Prince Mine; Johnny Boy Mine; Johnnie Boy No. 1 Mine; Barite prospect; Kreis Mine), Black Diamond Peak, Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
24.6km (15.3 miles) E Festerling Mine (Elsicor Mine; Cora Mine), Black Diamond Peak, Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
68.6km (42.6 miles) F 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) G Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
70.2km (43.6 miles) H El Tigre Mine (Sampson Mine), Rustler Park, California District, Chiricahua Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
78.7km (48.9 miles) I King Ainsworth Mine group (Oregon Mine group), Portal, California District, Chiricahua Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
79.3km (49.3 miles) J Nelly James Mine (Miller Canyon deposit; Miller Canyon prospect; Nellie James prospect; Holenstein Mine), Miller Canyon, Miller Peak, Hartford District (Huachuca Mountains District), Huachuca Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
95.4km (59.3 miles) K Alto Mine group (Alto vein swarm), Alto Hill, Salero area, Tyndall District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
95.5km (59.4 miles) L Hardshell Mine (Manto Mine; Eagle-Picher properties), Hardshell Gulch, Harshaw, Harshaw District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
100.7km (62.6 miles) M Maine Mine (Maine claim; Ella Mine; Ella claim; Ochoa Mine), Washington Gulch, Nash Mines group (Duquesne-Washington group), Washington Camp-Duquesne District, Patagonia District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
101.6km (63.1 miles) N Holland Mine, Duquesne Gulch, Nash Mines group (Duquesne-Washington group), Washington Camp-Duquesne District, Patagonia District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
133.3km (82.8 miles) O 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property; McHur prospect), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
167.1km (103.8 miles) P Ajax Mine, Bell Butte area, Mineral Mountain District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
170.4km (105.9 miles) Q 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
180.3km (112.0 miles) R Victorio District (Gage District), Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
186.3km (115.7 miles) S Jackrabbit Mine (Jack Rabbit Mine; Jack Rabbit Silica; Jackrabbit No. 1; Jackrabbit property), Tat Momoli area, Casa Grande District, Slate Mts, Tohono O'odham Indian Reservation, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
198.9km (123.6 miles) T Thundercloud Mine (Thunderbolt Mine), Hanover-Fierro District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: June 20, 2019 23:06:48
Go to top of page