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Bornite from
Magma Mine (Magma Superior Mine; Irene claim; Hub claim; Pomeroy; Superior Division; Silver Queen; Monarch claim; Magma Copper Mine; Broken Hill; Apex), Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA

Classification
Species:Bornite
Comments:Occurs in the deepest levels.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Barnes, R. & M. Hay (1983), Famous mineral localities: The Magma Mine, Min.Rec.: 14: 72-82; Ransome, F.L. (1914), Copper deposits near Superior, AZ, USGS Bull. 540-D: 139-158; Harcourt, G.A. (1937), The distinction between enargite and famatinite (luzonite), Am.Min.: 22: 517-525; Short, M.N., et al (1943), Geology and ore deposits of the Superior mining area, AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 151; Brett, R. & R.A. Yund (1964), Sulfur-rich bornites, Am.Min.: 49: 1084-1098; Morimoto, N. & A. Gyobu (1971), The composition and stability of digenite, AmMin.: 56: 1889-1909; Galbraith, F.W. (1947), Minerals of AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull 153: 17; Wilson, E.D., et al (1950), Arizona zinc and lead deposits, part I, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 156: 93.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Chalcocite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz1 photo of Bornite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bornite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Magma Mine (Magma Superior Mine; Irene claim; Hub claim; Pomeroy; Superior Division; Silver Queen; Monarch claim; Magma Copper Mine; Broken Hill; Apex), Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Bornite
3.2km (2.0 miles) A Silver King Mine (Silver King Mining Co. property; Fortune Mine; California Mine; White Horse Mine; Seventy-Four Mine; Last Chance Mine), Comstock Wash, Kings Crown Peak area, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) B Resolution deposit, Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) C Grand Pacific Mine (Grand Pacific Copper Company property; Grand Pacific claims; Pacific group; Pacific Mine; Climax; Sandal group), Pacific Canyon, Apache Leap, Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
12.0km (7.5 miles) D Rainbow group (Clark prospect; Clark claims), Powers Gulch, Top of the World, Summit District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
13.2km (8.2 miles) E Ajax Mine, Bell Butte area, Mineral Mountain District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
20.0km (12.4 miles) F Ray Mine, Scott Mountain area, Mineral Creek District (Ray District), Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
21.1km (13.1 miles) G Live Oak pit (Keystone; Joe Bush; Ox Hide; Thornton; Red Hill; Cyprus Miami), Inspiration Mine, Miami-Inspiration deposit, Inspiration, Miami-Inspiration District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
23.8km (14.8 miles) H Miami East Mine, Miami, Miami-Inspiration District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
26.1km (16.2 miles) I So and So Mine (So and So Extension Mine; So & So group; So & So Extension group; Lost Mine; Lost Mine group), Pinal Peak area, Pinal Mountains District, Pinal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
26.4km (16.4 miles) J Troy Ranch prospect (Nearby claims 2; Mary Alice claims 8-21), Tiger Mountain area, Dripping Springs District, Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
26.7km (16.6 miles) K Rattler Mine (Troy Mine; Troy-Arizona Mine; Troy-Manhattan Mine; Troy Copper Co. property), Tiger Mountain area, Dripping Springs District, Dripping Springs Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
31.3km (19.4 miles) L Old Dominion Mine (Old Dominion shaft; Globe and Transit Mine; Old Dominion and United Globe Mine), Buffalo Hill, Old Dominion vein system, Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
31.9km (19.8 miles) M IXL Mine (Mallory Mine; I.X.L. Mine; I.X.L. vein), New Dominion Mine (New Dominion property; New Dominion group; Stallo deposit), Big Johnnie Gulch, Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
32.0km (19.9 miles) N New Dominion Mine (New Dominion property; New Dominion group; Stallo deposit), Big Johnnie Gulch, Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
34.5km (21.4 miles) O Mineral Farm Mine (Mineral Farms group; Mineral Farm group; Moonlight & Mineral Farm group; Eagle Pass group of claims; Moonlight; Bennett), Big Johnnie Gulch, Copper Hill, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
34.8km (21.6 miles) P Silver Glance Mine (Ramboz deposit; Ramboz vein; Rambo group [in part]; Silver Glance deposit; Racine Mines group; Dynomite Mine), Rescue Canyon, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
40.2km (25.0 miles) Q Mr. Jim et al claims, Nugget Mountain area, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
42.5km (26.4 miles) R Poston Butte deposit (Continental Oil Co. property; Aztec Exploration and Development Co. property; Florence Conoco; Florence Copper Co. property), Florence District (Blackwater District; Black Rock District), Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
42.7km (26.5 miles) S Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
46.7km (29.0 miles) T Hoosier Mine (Hoosier group), Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
47.8km (29.7 miles) U Stonewall Jackson Mine (McMillan Silver Mines group; McMillan-Stonewall Mine; Stonewall Jackson-Little Mac Mine), McMillanville (McMillanville District), Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
48.2km (29.9 miles) V Adjust Mine (Adjust group; Mellor claims; Little Treasure Mine; Blue Bird vein; Silver Cross claims; Laurence Mine; Old Odell), Lee Mountain area, Saddle Mountain District, Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
48.4km (30.1 miles) W Two Queens Mine (Bromide No. 1 claim), Old Mill, Saddle Mountain District, The Tablelands Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
48.8km (30.3 miles) X Saddle Mountain Mine group (Lola claims; Gila Copper Sulphide Co. property; Dye vein), Lee Mountain area, Saddle Mountain District, Dripping Spring Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
51.6km (32.0 miles) Y Antelope Mine (Antelope Peak Mine; Meyer Mine; Soldier Boy Mine; Unpatented claims MS 3589), Meyer Wash, Cedar Mountain area, Antelope District, Tortilla Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
68.0km (42.2 miles) Z Quartzite claims (Cherry Creek claims), Horse Camp Mesa area, Sierra Ancha District, Sierra Ancha Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
69.4km (43.1 miles) 0 Copper Reef Mine (Copper Reef Consolidated; Rawhide Mountain prospects; Coronado claims; Coronado group; North Star Mine; North Star shaft), Copper Reef Mountain, Stanley District, Turnbull Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
72.5km (45.0 miles) 1 Friend Mine (Copper Range group; Blake and Warren; McIntosh and Stevens), Stanley Butte, Stanley District, Turnbull Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
74.5km (46.3 miles) 2 Little Mule group (Wolf Mine; Silver Star prospect; Silver Spar prospect; Crunk Barite; Copper Belle-Stanley group; Stanley group), Stanley Butte, Stanley District, Santa Teresa Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
74.7km (46.4 miles) 3 Dixie Copper Mine (Uncle John Mine; Seth Parker Mine; Dixie Mine; Red Mountain Mine), Winifred District (Winnifred District), Phoenix Mts, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA
75.8km (47.1 miles) 4 Old Chief Mine, Owl Head Buttes area, Owl Head District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
76.6km (47.6 miles) 5 Sacaton Mine (Casa Grande Mine; ASARCO Sacaton project), Casa Grande, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
76.9km (47.8 miles) 6 Mammoth-Saint Anthony Mine (Mammoth-St Anthony Mine; Mammoth Mine; St. Anthony Mine), St. Anthony deposit, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
81.0km (50.3 miles) 7 Kalamazoo orebody, San Manuel Mine (Apex Lead & Vanadium Mining Corp Mine; Quarelli group), San Manuel, San Manuel District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
83.4km (51.8 miles) 8 American Eagle Mine (American Eagle Basin), Copper Creek, Copper Creek (Copper Creek Canyon), Bunker Hill District (Copper Creek District), Galiuro Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
83.6km (52.0 miles) 9 Old Reliable Mine (Reliable Mine; Calumet Mine; Clark-Scanlon group; Copper Creek Mining Co. property), Copper Creek, Copper Creek (Copper Creek Canyon), Bunker Hill District (Copper Creek District), Galiuro Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
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