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Mimetite 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:Mimetite
Formula:Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Comments:Crusts & reniform masses, some stalactitic, w. wulfenite crystals.
Colour:Bright orange, orange-yellow & bright yellow
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 299; Keith, S.B. (1972), Mineralogy and paragenesis of the 79 mine lead-zinc-copper deposit, Min.Rec.: 3: 247-264.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Wulfenite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Wulfenite7 photos of Mimetite associated with Wulfenite at this locality.
Hemimorphite4 photos of Mimetite associated with Hemimorphite at this locality.
Chrysocolla3 photos of Mimetite associated with Chrysocolla at this locality.
Goethite3 photos of Mimetite associated with Goethite at this locality.
Kaolinite2 photos of Mimetite associated with Kaolinite at this locality.
Malachite2 photos of Mimetite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Aurichalcite1 photo of Mimetite associated with Aurichalcite at this locality.
Rosasite1 photo of Mimetite associated with Rosasite at this locality.
Descloizite1 photo of Mimetite associated with Descloizite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Mimetite 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
Photo GalleryView Gallery (3 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Mimetite
1.0km (0.6 miles) Finch Mine (Reagan Camp prospects; Barking Spider Mine), Keystone Gulch, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
7.8km (4.9 miles) C and B Mine (C & B Mine; C. and B. Mine; C & B Group Mine; Vanadium Mine; Vanadium property; International property; Cutler and Bywater Mine), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
10.0km (6.2 miles) Grey Horse Mine (Grayhorse property; Black Cap; U.S. Vanadium group; Sullivan claims; J.J. Sullivan prospects; Esperanza group; Coral Canyon claim), Riverside, Riverside Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
14.9km (9.2 miles) Florence Mine (Florence Lead Silver Mine), Ripsey Hill area, Ripsey 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
41.1km (25.5 miles) Table Mountain Mine, Table Mountain area, Table Mountain Mining District, Galiuro Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
41.3km (25.7 miles) Reymert Mine, Reymert Canyon, Superior area, Mineral Mountain Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
41.6km (25.9 miles) Ford Mine (Ford property; Old Glory 1-5 claims; Mammoth Tiger Extension Mining Corp. property), Tucson Wash, Mammoth, Mammoth Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
41.6km (25.9 miles) Mammoth-Saint Anthony Mine (Mammoth-St Anthony Mine; Mammoth Mine; St. Anthony Mine), St. Anthony deposit, Tiger, Mammoth Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
50.5km (31.4 miles) Grand Reef Mine (Aravaipa Mine; Lead Jewel; Joe Rubal Mine; Vivian Mine; Calistoga Mining & Development Co. Mine; Bringham Silver and Lead Mine), Laurel Canyon, Grand Reef Mountain, Klondyke, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa Mining District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
 
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