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Chalcopyrite from
Pima Mine (Pima Open Pit Mine), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Chalcopyrite
Formula:CuFeS2
Comments:The primary ore mineral closely associated with grossular hornfels.
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: 137 (Table 4); Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 166; Journeay, J.S. (1959), Pyrometasomatic deposits at Pima mine, in Southern Arizona guidebook II, AZ Geol. Soc. Digest: 2: 198-199; Arizona Bureau of Mines file data.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcopyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Pima Mine (Pima Open Pit Mine), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcopyrite
1.1km (0.7 miles) A Mission Mine (Mission underground mine), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
1.1km (0.7 miles) B Mission pit (Mission Mine [old]; East Pima Mine; Mission Porphyry Copper deposit), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
1.4km (0.9 miles) C Daisy Mine (Daisy shaft), Mineral Hill Mines (Azurite group; Old Azurite Mine; Copper Glance Mine), Mineral Hill, Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) D Eisenhower Mine (Eisenhower property/group; Mission Extension; Palo Verde Mine; Palo Verde copper deposit), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
2.0km (1.2 miles) E Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
2.2km (1.3 miles) F Tit-for-Tat Mine (Tit for Tat Mine), Prosperity Mine group (Helmet Peak group; Helmet Peak Mine; Prosperity claims), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
2.4km (1.5 miles) G Mineral Hill Mines (Azurite group; Old Azurite Mine; Copper Glance Mine), Mineral Hill, Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
2.8km (1.7 miles) H San Xavier Mine (San Xavier Mine shaft), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
2.9km (1.8 miles) I Vulcan Mine group (Vulcan Mine), Twin Buttes, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
3.0km (1.8 miles) J San Carlos group (San Carlos 1 Mine; San Carlos 2 Mine), Pima Co., Arizona, USA
3.2km (2.0 miles) K San Xavier Extension Mine (Red Oxide group; Wakefield group), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
3.6km (2.2 miles) L West San Xavier prospect (West San Xavier shaft), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) M Olivette and Annette Mines (Olivette Mine; Olive Mine; New Olivette Mine; Corda Brothers group; Corda group), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) N South San Xavier Mine group (Gray Copper Mine; Franklin group), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) O Prosperity Mine group (Helmet Peak group; Helmet Peak Mine; Prosperity claims), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
5.0km (3.1 miles) P Antelope claims, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
5.3km (3.3 miles) Q North San Xavier pit (San Xavier North pit; San Xavier Mine), Mission complex, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, San Xavier (Tohono O'odom) Indian Reservation, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) R CWT Mine (C.W.T. Mine), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
6.7km (4.2 miles) S Paymaster Mine group (Victoria group), Olive Camp, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
7.4km (4.6 miles) T Scorpio Annex Copper project, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
9.3km (5.7 miles) U Minnie Mine (Venus group; Arizona Buttes group), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
9.3km (5.8 miles) V Copper Queen Mine (Queen Mine), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
9.6km (6.0 miles) W Copper Glance Mine (Glance Mine), Stevens Mountain, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
9.7km (6.0 miles) X Copper Butte Mine (Copper Buttes Copper Mines), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
10.3km (6.4 miles) Y Twin Buttes Mine (Twin Buttes Open Pit Mine), Twin Buttes, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) Z New Years Eve Mine (Red Carbonate Mine; Amargosa Mine; Amargosa property; Snyder group), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
10.6km (6.6 miles) 0 Gladstone prospect, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
10.8km (6.7 miles) 1 Senator Morgan Mine group, Twin Buttes, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
11.3km (7.0 miles) 2 Pandora Mine, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
13.5km (8.4 miles) 3 Two Friends Mine, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
13.9km (8.6 miles) 4 Crown King & Tiger Mine groups (Crown King and Tiger Mines), Esperanza Mine group [old], Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
14.0km (8.7 miles) 5 Sierrita Mine (Duval-Sierrita Mine; Duval Esperanza Mine; Sierrita Open Pit Mine), Batamote Hills, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
14.2km (8.8 miles) 6 Esperanza Mine [new] (Esperanza pit; Esperanza open pit mines; West Esperanza Mine), Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
14.2km (8.8 miles) 7 Esperanza Mine group [old], Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
15.9km (9.9 miles) 8 Escondida claims, Fresnal Canyon, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
16.5km (10.2 miles) 9 Diamond Head group, Fresnal Canyon, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
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