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Calcite from
Black Dike Mine (Black Dike group; Black Dike claim; Black Dike deposit; Black Dyke Mine; Big Dike; Bobson group; Big Dike Apex & Ajax), Papago Mining District (Sierrita Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Comments:As veinlets in a basalt-like dike about 1 inch wide.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Granger, H.C. & R.B. Raup (1962), Recon. study of uranium deposits in AZ, USGS Bull. 1147-A: A25-A29.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Black Dike Mine (Black Dike group; Black Dike claim; Black Dike deposit; Black Dyke Mine; Big Dike; Bobson group; Big Dike Apex & Ajax), Papago Mining District (Sierrita Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
7.6km (4.7 miles) Neptune Mine (Neptune property; Fluorine Mine; Fluxore Mine; Turtle Green Mine; Turtle Spar Mine; Turtle Star Mine; Cardiella Mine), Gunsight Mountain, Papago Mining District (Sierrita Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
15.7km (9.8 miles) Sierrita Mine (Duval-Sierrita Mine; Duval Esperanza Mine; Sierrita Open Pit Mine), Batamote Hills, Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
18.5km (11.5 miles) Crown King & Tiger Mine groups (Crown King and Tiger Mines), Esperanza Mine group [old], Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
18.8km (11.7 miles) San Xavier Mine (San Xavier Mine shaft), Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
19.4km (12.1 miles) Mineral Hill Mines (Azurite group; Old Azurite Mine; Copper Glance Mine), Mineral Hill, Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
21.8km (13.5 miles) Mission pit (Mission Mine [old]; East Pima Mine; Mission Porphyry Copper deposit), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
21.8km (13.6 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
23.0km (14.3 miles) Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
23.8km (14.8 miles) Twin Buttes Mine (Twin Buttes Open Pit Mine), Twin Buttes, Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
25.0km (15.5 miles) Roadside Mine (St. Francis Mine; Coyote claim), Pan Tak, Coyote Mining District, Coyote Mts, Tohono O'odom (Papago) Indian Reservation, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
 
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