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Epidote 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:Epidote
Formula:{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Comments:In contact-metamorphic limestones w. diopside, tremolite & andradite.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 204, 215; Keith, S.B. (1972), Mineralogy and paragenesis of the 79 mine lead-zinc-copper deposit, Min.Rec.: 3: 247-264.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Andradite
Diopside
Tremolite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Epidote 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 Epidote
1.6km (1.0 miles) Chilito Mine (Chillito Mine; Schneider group; Sioux group; Southwest Inspiration property; Copper States Mining Co. property; Velasco pit), Schneider Hill, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) Apex Mine (Apex property; Arizona Apex Mine; Lavell Mine; San Bernado), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
2.9km (1.8 miles) Gold-Copper Mines Co. Mine, Chilito, Hayden 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
11.5km (7.1 miles) Two Queens Mine (Bromide No. 1 claim), Old Mill, Saddle Mountain Mining District, The Tablelands Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
13.7km (8.5 miles) Copper Hill prospect, Crozier Peak area, Cottonwood Mining District, Tortilla Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
21.3km (13.2 miles) Ray Mine, Scott Mountain, Mineral Creek Mining District (Ray Mining District), Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
23.0km (14.3 miles) 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 Mining District, Pinal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
28.9km (18.0 miles) Unnamed Fe-Cu prospect (1), Brady Wash, Cottonwood Hill area, Horse Ranch Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
34.0km (21.1 miles) Resolution deposit, Superior, Pioneer Mining District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
 
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