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Mixite from
Silver Coin Mine, Valmy, Iron Point Mining District, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Mixite
Formula:BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Comments:Associated with malachite and brochantite
Habit:sprays of fine fibers
Colour:green
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:SEM-EDS
References
References:Dr. William S. Wise presentation to Northwest Micro Mineral Study Group on 1 May 2004, Update on Mineralogy of the Silver Coin Mine, Iron Point District, Edna Mountains, Humboldt Co., Nevada
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Brochantite2 photos of Mixite associated with Brochantite at this locality.
Fluorite1 photo of Mixite associated with Fluorite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Mixite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Silver Coin Mine, Valmy, Iron Point Mining District, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
 
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