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Kaolinite from
Mammoth Mine (Arizona Copper Co. group), Garfield Gulch, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Kaolinite
Formula:Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Comments:Occurs as mammillary masses.
Colour:Snow-white
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 266; Lindgren, W. (1905), The copper deposits of the Clifton-Morenci district, AZ, USGS PP 43; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 108.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Kaolinite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mammoth Mine (Arizona Copper Co. group), Garfield Gulch, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Kaolinite
1.2km (0.8 miles) Shannon Mine (Shannon Mountain Mine), King Gulch, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
2.8km (1.7 miles) Metcalf Mines (Arizona Copper Co. group; Metcalf Open pit), Clifton, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
3.9km (2.5 miles) Clifton Copper Mines (San Jose; Copper Centre; Clifton gp; Standard gp; Standard Consolidated Copper Co.; Standard Mine; Standard Copper), Standard Gulch, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
4.7km (2.9 miles) Golden Eagle prospect (Golden Eagle & Phonolite tunnel; Bokares placers; North San Francisco River placers), Dorsey Gulch, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
5.4km (3.3 miles) Morenci Mine (Morenci pit; Phelps Dodge Morenci Mine; Morenci-Metcalf), Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) Ryerson Mine, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) Dover Copper Mines (Gold Belt Mines/group; Dover Copper group; Copper Plate Mine), Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
6.0km (3.7 miles) Longfellow Mine (Ofarizona Copper Co. group [in part]; Longfellow incline), Clifton, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) Copper Mountain Kaolin occurrence, Copper Mountain, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
6.7km (4.2 miles) Humboldt Mine (Humboldt tunnel; Liverpool tunnel; Arizona Copper Co. group [in part]), Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
 
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