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Chalcanthite from
Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mining District
Classification
Species:Chalcanthite
Formula:CuSO4 · 5H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd. ed.: 161; Schrader, F.C. (1917), The geologic distribution and genesis of the metals in the Santa Rita-Patagonia Mountains, AZ, Econ.Geol.: 12:237-269.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcanthite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcanthite
8.0km (5.0 miles) Buena Vista Mine (Goodview Mine), Providencia Canyon, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
14.1km (8.7 miles) Cox Gulch prospects, Cox Gulch, Palmetto Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
15.1km (9.4 miles) Blue Eagle Mine (Blue Eagle 1 and 2 claims; Copper Ledge; Hillside Copper Mine), Blue Eagle and Exposed Reef group, Alum Gulch, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
16.3km (10.1 miles) Invincible prospect, Blue Eagle and Exposed Reef group, Alum Gulch, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
36.0km (22.4 miles) Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Santa Cruz Municipality, Sonora, Mexico
50.7km (31.5 miles) Rosemont (Rosemont Camp), Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
54.5km (33.9 miles) Omega Mine (Omega tunnel; Omega Extension Mine), Monument Mountain, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
54.6km (34.0 miles) Old Glory Mine group, Ruby, Oro Blanco Mining District (Ruby Mining District), Oro Blanco Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
54.7km (34.0 miles) Old Glory Mine, Old Glory Mine group, Ruby, Oro Blanco Mining District (Ruby Mining District), Oro Blanco Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
54.8km (34.1 miles) Old Dick Mine (American Mine), Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
 
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