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Bornite from
Bingham Canyon Mine (Bingham Canyon deposit; Kennecott Mine; Bingham Copper Mine; Utah Copper Mine), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Bornite
Formula:Cu5FeS4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min.: 10:111-112.; Econ Geol (1987) 82:395-428; Earth and Planetary Science Letters 235 (2005) 229– 243; North, Jerry (2010) Displays of Nature : History, Minerals & Crystals of Utah's Bingham Canyon Copper Mine.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Enargite1 photo of Bornite associated with Enargite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bornite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bingham Canyon Mine (Bingham Canyon deposit; Kennecott Mine; Bingham Copper Mine; Utah Copper Mine), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Bornite
0.2km (0.1 miles) A Wall Group, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
0.5km (0.3 miles) B Jubilee Tunnel (Boston Consolidated Group), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) C Carr Fork Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) D Butterfield South Mines, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
4.3km (2.6 miles) E Castro Gulch Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
4.4km (2.7 miles) F Mascotte Tunnel Occurrence, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
43.6km (27.1 miles) G Mineral Flat SW Prospects (Albion Consolidated Mining Company; Alta United Mines Company; Niagara Claim; Mineral Flat Mining Company; Big Emma Cliam; Waterfall Claim; South Hecla Mining Company), American Fork District, Wasatch Mts, Utah Co., Utah, USA
43.9km (27.3 miles) H Mineral Flat NE Mines (Alta Merger Mines Company; Anna; Orphan; Dieh; lEstella; Utah 76 Claims; Boyd Park), American Fork District, Wasatch Mts, Utah Co., Utah, USA
43.9km (27.3 miles) I South Hecla Mine (Alta United Mines Company; Dwyer Tunnel; Alta-Quincy Tunnel), Little Cottonwood District (Alta District), Wasatch Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
43.9km (27.3 miles) J South Hecla Mine, Dromedary Peak, Little Cottonwood Canyon, Little Cottonwood District (Alta District), Wasatch Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
46.2km (28.7 miles) K Alta-Helena tunnel occurrence (Alta Helena group), Little Cottonwood District (Alta District), Wasatch Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
48.0km (29.8 miles) L Heber Lion & West Park Occurrence, Snake Creek District (Howland District; White Pine District), Wasatch Mts, Wasatch Co., Utah, USA
48.1km (29.9 miles) M Big Cottonwood Mine (Great Western Mines; Mountain Lake Group), Brighton, Big Cottonwood District, Wasatch Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
48.3km (30.0 miles) N Relief Shaft Occurrence (Great Western Mines; Mountain Lake Group), Big Cottonwood District, Wasatch Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
48.4km (30.1 miles) O Steamboat Tunnel (Great Western Mines Group), Snake Creek District (Howland District; White Pine District), Wasatch Mts, Wasatch Co., Utah, USA
50.9km (31.6 miles) P Copper Apex Tunnel (Scott; Kennelly Ground; Crystal-Elgin; Silver King Western; Silver King Coalition Mines Company), Big Cottonwood District, Wasatch Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
51.0km (31.7 miles) Q Crystal-Elgin Inclines (Silver King Coalition Mines Company; Kennelly Ground; Silver King Western), Big Cottonwood District, Wasatch Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
51.1km (31.7 miles) R Summit Extension (Summit Extension Incline; Silver King Western; Summit Extension Shaft; Silver King Coalition Mines Company), Park City District (Uinta District), Wasatch Mts, Summit Co., Utah, USA
52.5km (32.6 miles) S U. S. and Lark Mine, West Mountain Area, Utah Co., Utah, USA
55.0km (34.2 miles) T Daly Mine, Park City District (Uinta District), Wasatch Mts, Summit Co., Utah, USA
56.1km (34.9 miles) U Ontario Mine, Park City District (Uinta District), Wasatch Mts, Summit Co., Utah, USA
58.1km (36.1 miles) V Bountiful Peak Campground Prospect, Farmington District, Wasatch Mts, Davis Co., Utah, USA
59.0km (36.6 miles) W Morris Creek East Prospects, Farmington District, Wasatch Mts, Davis Co., Utah, USA
66.0km (41.0 miles) X Trixie Mine (Trixie shaft; Old Trump prospect), East Tintic District, East Tintic Mts, Utah Co., Utah, USA
68.1km (42.3 miles) Y Silver City, Tintic District, East Tintic Mts, Juab Co., Utah, USA
94.3km (58.6 miles) Z Unknown Prospect, Desert Mountain, Deseret District (Desert Mountain District), Juab Co., Utah, USA
94.9km (59.0 miles) 0 Napoleon-Magera Occurrence, Sierra Madre District, Wasatch Mts, Box Elder Co., Utah, USA
95.3km (59.2 miles) 1 Rockwell shaft (Orin Porter Rockwell), Desert Mountain, Deseret District (Desert Mountain District), Juab Co., Utah, USA
109.8km (68.2 miles) 2 Dugway property (Bertha Mine), Dugway Mountains District, Dugway Range, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
128.5km (79.9 miles) 3 Newfoundland Copper Mine (Copper Flat), Newfoundland District, Newfoundland Mts, Box Elder Co., Utah, USA
146.7km (91.2 miles) 4 Alvarado Mine, Gold Hill, Gold Hill District (Clifton District), Tooele Co., Utah, USA
149.0km (92.6 miles) 5 Rex Prospect, Gold Hill District (Clifton District), Tooele Co., Utah, USA
150.3km (93.4 miles) 6 Unknown Prospect (Wilson Consolidated NW; MRDS - 10041901), Gold Hill District (Clifton District), Tooele Co., Utah, USA
168.3km (104.6 miles) 7 Martha Washington Mine, Ferber District, Elko Co., Nevada, USA
185.8km (115.4 miles) 8 Ginza Mines and Prospects, Clear Creek, Box Elder Co., Utah, USA
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