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Sphalerite from
Palo Verde Mine, Amole Mine group, Saginaw Hill (Saginaw property), Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Keith, Stanton B. (1974), AZ Bur. of Geol. & Min. Technology, Geol. Survey Br. Bull. 189, Index of Mining Properties in Pima County, AZ: 102 (Table 4); Arizona Bureau of Mines file data.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Palo Verde Mine, Amole Mine group, Saginaw Hill (Saginaw property), Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
12.6km (7.8 miles) San Xavier pit (San Xavier open pit; San Xavier West Mine; San Xavier Unit Open pit), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
13.5km (8.4 miles) Unnamed Pb-Zn-Cu prospect 98-14, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
14.4km (9.0 miles) Unnamed Zn-Pb prospect 117-59, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
14.4km (9.0 miles) Unnamed Zn-Pb-Cu prospect 117-56, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
14.5km (9.0 miles) Unnamed Zn-Pb-Cu prospect 117-57, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
14.5km (9.0 miles) Unnamed Zn-Cu prospect 117-66, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
15.1km (9.4 miles) Unnamed Cu-Pb-Zn prospect 97-18, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
15.2km (9.4 miles) Unnamed Cu-Pb-Zn prospect 97-20, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
15.2km (9.4 miles) Unnamed Cu-Zn prospect 97-21, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
15.6km (9.7 miles) Unnamed Cu-Zn prospect 117-7, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
 
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