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Saponite from
Houghton Co., Michigan, USA

Locality type:County
Classification
Species:Saponite
Formula:Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:www.deq.state.mi.us/documents/deq-glm-rcim-geology-Minerals_Found_In_Michigan.Pdf.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz7 photos of Saponite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Epidote5 photos of Saponite associated with Epidote at this locality.
Pumpellyite4 photos of Saponite associated with Pumpellyite at this locality.
Calcite2 photos of Saponite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Pumpellyite-(Mg)1 photo of Saponite associated with Pumpellyite-(Mg) at this locality.
Microcline1 photo of Saponite associated with Microcline at this locality.
Copper1 photo of Saponite associated with Copper at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Saponite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
Localities for Saponite in this Region
Calumet, Calumet Township, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
Tamarack Mine, Tamarack, Calumet Township, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
South Kearsarge Mine, Centennial, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
Isle Royale Mines, Houghton, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
Laurium Mine, Laurium, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
St. Louis Mine Exploration, Laurium, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
La Salle Mine, Osceola, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
Osceola Amygdaloid, Osceola, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
 
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