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Volborthite from
Monument No. 1 Mine, Monument No. 1 channel (Channel No. 36), Mystery Valley, Mineral Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Volborthite
Formula:Cu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 405; Witkind, I.J. (1961), The uranium-vanadium ore deposit at the Monument No. 1-Mitten No. 2 mine, Monument Valley, Navajo Co., AZ, USGS Bull. 1107-C: 219-242; Holland, H.D., et al (1958), The use of leachable uranium in geochemical prospecting on the Colorado Plateau-II, The distribution of leachable uranium in surface samples in the vicinity of ore bodies, Econ.Geol.: 53: 190-209.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Chrysocolla2 photos of Volborthite associated with Chrysocolla at this locality.
Limonite1 photo of Volborthite associated with Limonite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Volborthite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Monument No. 1 Mine, Monument No. 1 channel (Channel No. 36), Mystery Valley, Mineral Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
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Nearest other occurrences of Volborthite
0.4km (0.2 miles) Mitten No. 2 Mine, Monument No. 1 channel (Channel No. 36), Mystery Valley, Mineral Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
14.7km (9.1 miles) Holiday Mesa, San Juan Co., Utah, USA
28.6km (17.8 miles) Keith Francis claim (Bluestone No. 1 Mine), Garnet Ridge, Dinnehotso, Apache County, Arizona, USA
30.5km (18.9 miles) Monument No. 2 Mine, Monument No. 2 channel, Yazzie Mesa, Cane Valley Mining District, Apache County, Arizona, USA
85.6km (53.2 miles) Martin Mine (AEC Plot No. 1; Geo. Simpson No. 1b Mine), Black Rock Point, Black Rock Point Mining District, Carrizo Range, Apache County, Arizona, USA
 
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