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Aurichalcite from
Flux Mine (Goshen Mine), Flux Gulch, Alum Gulch, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Aurichalcite
Formula:(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Comments:Occurs on limonite.
Habit:Thick acicular crystals aggregated into clots
Colour:Light blue
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 123, 248.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Hemimorphite
Limonite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Aurichalcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Flux Mine (Goshen Mine), Flux Gulch, Alum Gulch, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Aurichalcite
14.6km (9.1 miles) Empire Mine, Nash Mines group (Duquesne-Washington group), Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
40.2km (25.0 miles) Gunsight Pass, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
40.8km (25.4 miles) Exile and King claims (King-Exile group; King-Exile Mine group; Exile King Mine; King in Exile Mine), Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
41.0km (25.4 miles) Omega Mine (Omega tunnel; Omega Extension Mine), Monument Mountain, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Santa Rita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
43.6km (27.1 miles) Prince Mine group, Hilton Mines (Hilton Mine group; Hiltano group; Hiltano & State of Maine group), Copper Camp, Hilton (Lead Mountain), Empire Mining District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
44.0km (27.3 miles) Forty-nine Mine (Forty Nine Mine; 49 Mine), Prince Mine group, Hilton Mines (Hilton Mine group; Hiltano group; Hiltano & State of Maine group), Copper Camp, Hilton (Lead Mountain), Empire Mining District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
44.0km (27.3 miles) 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 Mining District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
44.8km (27.8 miles) Reef Mine (Tungsten Reef Mine; Exposed Reef Mine; Sitric Mine; Reef group of claims), Carr Canyon, Hartford Mining District (Huachuca Mountains Mining District), Huachuca Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
45.0km (28.0 miles) Lone Mountain Mine, Empire Mining District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
45.2km (28.1 miles) Hilton Mines (Hilton Mine group; Hiltano group; Hiltano & State of Maine group), Copper Camp, Hilton (Lead Mountain), Empire Mining District, Empire Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
 
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