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

Classification
Species:Plattnerite
Formula:PbO2
Comments:Assoc. with aurichalcite, rosasite & rarely murdochite.
Habit:Tiny, needle-like to 1.5 mm long
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 123, 308, 331; Keith, S.B. (1972), Mineralogy and paragenesis of the 79 mine lead-zinc-copper deposit, Min.Rec.: 3: 247-264;
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Aurichalcite
Murdochite
Rosasite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Plattnerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property; McHur prospect), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Plattnerite
88.2km (54.8 miles) A Old Yuma Mine (Yuma Mine), Saguaro National Monument, Amole District, Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
100.8km (62.6 miles) B Silver Hill Mine group, Silver Hill, Silver Hill District, Waterman District, Waterman Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
131.6km (81.8 miles) C Total Wreck Mine, Cienega Creek, The Narrows, Empire District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
133.2km (82.8 miles) D Lone Mountain Mine, Empire District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
133.6km (83.0 miles) E Unnamed W-Cu prospect, Dragoon, Cochise District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
133.6km (83.0 miles) F Chief Mine (Chief claim), Prince Mine group, Hilton Mines (Hilton Mine group; Hiltano group; Hiltano & State of Maine group), Copper Camp, Hilton (Lead Mountain), Empire District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
134.9km (83.8 miles) G Morenci Mine (Morenci pit; Phelps Dodge Morenci Mine; Morenci-Metcalf), Morenci, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
156.8km (97.4 miles) H Glove Mine (Sunrise Mine), Glove Mine group (Zombie & Zeco claims; Festiago-Franklin; Blacksmith adit), Cottonwood Canyon, Tyndall District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
170.2km (105.8 miles) I Charleston, Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
173.8km (108.0 miles) J Defiance Mine, Costello Mine group (Costello claims), Gleeson, Turquoise District (Courtland-Gleeson District), Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
173.9km (108.1 miles) K Silver Bill Mine, Costello Mine group (Costello claims), Gleeson, Turquoise District (Courtland-Gleeson District), Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
174.5km (108.4 miles) L Tom Scott Mine (Mason Mine), Tejon group (Tejon Mining Company property), Gleeson, Turquoise District (Courtland-Gleeson District), Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
197.0km (122.4 miles) M Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
199.4km (123.9 miles) N Southwest Mine, Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
200.0km (124.3 miles) O Gunsight Mine, Gunsight District (Meyer District), Gunsight Hills, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
200.0km (124.3 miles) P Shattuck Mine (Shattuck-Denn Mine; Shattuck-Arizona Mine; Denn Mine), Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
203.9km (126.7 miles) Q Bob Montgomery Mine, Granite Gap, San Simon District, Peloncillo Mts, Hidalgo Co., New Mexico, USA
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