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Molybdenite from
Vail, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Classification
Species:Molybdenite
Formula:MoS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Univ. of AZ Bull. 41, Mineralogy of Useful Minerals in AZ: 46.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Molybdenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Vail, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Molybdenite
13.3km (8.3 miles) Cuprite Mine (Side Issue; Solo; Copper Vision; Copper Top; Copper Collar; Copper Chief), Cuprite Mine group, Beuhman Hill, Mount Fagan, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
13.7km (8.5 miles) Pauline Mine (Hayward's Sulfide Mine; Hayward's Sulphide Mine; Andrade Mine; Pauline group of claims), Mount Fagan, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
20.7km (12.9 miles) Chief Mine (Chief claim), Prince Mine group, Hilton Mines (Hilton Mine group; Hiltano group; Hiltano & State of Maine group), Copper Camp, Hilton (Lead Mountain), Empire Mining District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
21.3km (13.2 miles) Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
21.3km (13.2 miles) Tiptop Mine, Tiptop Mine group (Tiptop Camp prospects/mines), Tiptop Mountain, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
21.5km (13.3 miles) Copper World Mine (Helvetia Mine; Black Horse shaft; Brunswick Mine; Little Dave Mine; Owasco Mine), Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) Peach Mine (Peach prospect; Helvetia West Mine), Peach-Elgin copper deposit, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
21.7km (13.5 miles) Leader Mine (Copper Fend Mine; Copper World Mine; Owasko claims), Leader Hill, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
21.8km (13.5 miles) Isle Royal Mine (Isle Royale Mine; Indian Club & Isle Royal claims), Isle Royal Mine group, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
21.9km (13.6 miles) Exile King Mine (Exile and King claims; King-Exile Mine group), Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
 
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