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Augite from
Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mountain Range
Classification
Species:Augite
Formula:(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Comments:Occurs in Tertiary basalts.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 90, 95.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Augite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Augite
11.3km (7.0 miles) A Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
39.7km (24.7 miles) B Arnett Creek, Picketpost Mountain area, Superior, Superior District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
138.9km (86.3 miles) C Unnamed smelter slag locality, Helvetia-Rosemont District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
156.6km (97.3 miles) D Middlemarch Mine (Missouri Mine; Missouri shaft; Morning Glory shaft), Middle Pass District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
159.0km (98.8 miles) E Silver Strike Mine (Silverstrike Mine; Devonian group; Cawood Mine; Tennessee shaft), Government Peak, Teviston District, Dos Cabezas Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
168.1km (104.5 miles) F Gringo Mine (Gringo Mine group of claims; Francis group of claims; Temporal group of claims), Gringo Gulch, Temporal Gulch, Wrightson District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
168.3km (104.6 miles) G Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
170.4km (105.9 miles) H San Diego Mine, Tombstone Extension Mines, Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
190.8km (118.5 miles) I Washington Camp-Duquesne District, Patagonia District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
192.2km (119.4 miles) J Blue Bell Mine (Blue Bell Mine and Quarry; Patented claims 1528; Blue Coat vein; Blue Buck claim), Mayer, Big Bug District, Bradshaw Mts (Bradshaw Range), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
206.5km (128.3 miles) K Iron King Mine (Lime Rock Patented claim 1714; Copper Platter Patented claim 1714; Patented claims 1714), Humboldt, Big Bug District, Prescott quadrangle, Bradshaw Mts (Bradshaw Range), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
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