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Sphalerite from
Snip Mine, Iskut River, Liard Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References: Mihalasky, Mark J.; Bookstrom, Arthur A.; Frost, Thomas P.; Ludington, Steve (2011) Porphyry copper assessment of British Columbia and Yukon Territory, Canada. USGS Scientific Investigations Report: 2010-5090-c; Minfile Number 104B 250; Rhys, D.A. (1993): Geology of the Snip mine and its relationship to the magmatic and deformational history of the Johnny Mountain area, northwestern British Columbia. The University of British Columbia, unpublished M.Sc. thesis, 1993, 278 pp.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Snip Mine, Iskut River, Liard Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
0.5km (0.3 miles) Red Bluff prospect, Iskut River, Liard Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
36.8km (22.9 miles) Eskay Creek mine, Iskut River, Liard Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
54.8km (34.0 miles) Sulphurets deposits, Sulphurets District, Iskut River, Skeena Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
54.8km (34.1 miles) Galore Creek Cu-Au-Ag deposit, Galore Creek, Liard Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
57.6km (35.8 miles) Huff; Spud Prospect, Petersburg Mining District, Wrangel City and Bourough, Alaska, USA
58.3km (36.3 miles) Copper King Prospect, Petersburg Mining District, Wrangel City and Bourough, Alaska, USA
58.6km (36.4 miles) Unnamed Occurrence (ARDF - BC091; west of the terminus of Nelson Glacier), Petersburg Mining District, Wrangel City and Bourough, Alaska, USA
59.0km (36.7 miles) Unnamed Occurrences (ARDF - PE111; on Nelson Glacier), Petersburg Mining District, Wrangel City and Bourough, Alaska, USA
59.3km (36.8 miles) Snowfield Au-Cu deposit, Sulphurets District, Iskut River, Skeena Mining Division, British Columbia, Canada
59.6km (37.0 miles) North Silver North Prospect, Petersburg Mining District, Wrangel City and Bourough, Alaska, USA
 
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