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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Malachite
Formula:Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min.: 10:111-112.; North, Jerry (2010) Displays of Nature : History, Minerals & Crystals of Utah's Bingham Canyon Copper Mine.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Malachite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bingham Canyon Mine (Bingham Canyon deposit; Kennecott Mine; Bingham Copper Mine; Utah Copper Mine), Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Malachite
0.8km (0.5 miles) Commercial (Bingham Copper and Gold Mining Company), Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.3km (2.1 miles) Tiewaukee Mine, Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) Butterfield South Mines, Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
4.3km (2.6 miles) Castro Gulch Mine, Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
4.4km (2.7 miles) Mascotte Tunnel Occurrence, Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
17.7km (11.0 miles) Honerine Mine (Bauer; Bullion Coalition; Great Basin; Tip Top Mine), Rush Valley Mining District (Stockton Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
18.1km (11.3 miles) Jim Fisk Mine SE, Ophir Mining District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
18.2km (11.3 miles) Hidden Treasure Mine (Sacramento; Chicago), Ophir Hill area, Ophir Mining District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
18.6km (11.5 miles) Utah Queen Mine, Ophir Mining District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
18.7km (11.6 miles) Wandering Jew Mine, Ophir, Ophir Mining District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
 
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