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Pyrrhotite from
Busterville Mine, Avra, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Pyrrhotite
Formula:Fe7S8
Comments:As blebs in sphalerite.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 346; Galbraith, F.W. (1947), Minerals of AZ, AZ Bur. of Mines Bull. 153: 20.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Sphalerite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrrhotite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Busterville Mine, Avra, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrrhotite
15.8km (9.8 miles) Unnamed Cu prospects 101-6 & 101-10, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
16.2km (10.1 miles) Unnamed Cu prospect 101-18, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
16.3km (10.1 miles) Unnamed Cu prospect 101-24, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
16.7km (10.4 miles) Unnamed Cu prospects 101-34 & 101-35, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
39.0km (24.2 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
41.9km (26.0 miles) Prosperity Mine group (Helmet Peak group; Helmet Peak Mine; Prosperity claims), Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
49.8km (30.9 miles) Contention Mine (North Star Mine), Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
50.3km (31.2 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
51.4km (31.9 miles) Esperanza Mine [new] (Esperanza pit; Esperanza open pit mines; West Esperanza Mine), Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
62.9km (39.1 miles) Dimple Mine group (Noscut Mine), Mount Fagan, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
 
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