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Pyrite 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:Pyrite
Formula:FeS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min.: 10:111-112.; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; 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.; Borrok, D., Kesler, S. E., & Vogel, T. A. (1999). Sulfide mineral in intrusive and volcanic rocks of the Bingham-Park City Belt, Utah. Economic Geology, 94(8), 1213-1230.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Tetrahedrite8 photos of Pyrite associated with Tetrahedrite at this locality.
Quartz7 photos of Pyrite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Enargite6 photos of Pyrite associated with Enargite at this locality.
Vivianite4 photos of Pyrite associated with Vivianite at this locality.
Galena4 photos of Pyrite associated with Galena at this locality.
Stilbite subgroup2 photos of Pyrite associated with Stilbite subgroup at this locality.
Stibnite1 photo of Pyrite associated with Stibnite at this locality.
Turquoise1 photo of Pyrite associated with Turquoise at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite 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
Photo GalleryView Gallery (50 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrite
0.2km (0.1 miles) Wall Group, Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
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
1.2km (0.8 miles) Ingersoll Mine (Boston Consolidated Group), Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.5km (0.9 miles) U - and - I Mine, Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.6km (1.0 miles) Stewart Mine (Boston Consolidated Group), Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.7km (1.1 miles) Amazon Tunnel, Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.7km (1.1 miles) Julia Dean, Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) Navajo Tunnel, Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) Erie Mine, Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) Apex-Delaware Group Mines (Utah Apex), Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
 
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