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Andradite from
79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA

Classification
Species:Andradite
Formula:Ca3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Comments:Abundant silicate in contact-metamorphosed limestones.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, F.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 111, 204, 215; Keith, S.B. (1972), Mineralogy and paragenesis of the 79 mine lead-zinc-copper deposit, Min.Rec.: 3: 247-264.; Ross, Clyde P. (1925a) Ore deposits of the Saddle Mountain and Banner Mining Districts, Arizona. USGS Bull. 771.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Diopside
Epidote
Tremolite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Andradite data
Locality Data:Click here to view 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Andradite
1.9km (1.2 miles) London-Arizona Mine (London-Arizona Consolidated Mine), Toronado Peak, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
6.1km (3.8 miles) Dripping Springs Mountains Garnet deposit, Christmas, Christmas area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
6.3km (3.9 miles) Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
42.9km (26.6 miles) Quartzite Mountain (Stanley Butte [nearby]; Quartzite Mountain Garnets), Stanley Mining District, Santa Teresa Mts, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
46.0km (28.6 miles) Iron Cap Mine, Landsman Camp (Landsman group), Aravaipa, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa Mining District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
95.1km (59.1 miles) Unnamed Cu prospect 117-16, Amole Mining District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
98.4km (61.2 miles) Atlas Mine (BS & K Mine; B.S. & K. Mine; Atlas Elizibeth group [sic]), Silver Bell Mining District, Silver Bell Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
 
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