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Jarosite from
Monument No. 1 Mine, Monument No. 1 channel (Channel No. 36), Mystery Valley, Mineral Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Jarosite
Formula:KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Comments:Occurs in largely oxidized U-V ores.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 262; Holland, H.D., et al (1958), The use of leachable uranium in geochemical prospecting on the Colorado Plateau-II, The distribution of leachable uranium in surface samples in the vicinity of ore bodies, Econ.Geol.: 53: 190-209.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Jarosite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Monument No. 1 Mine, Monument No. 1 channel (Channel No. 36), Mystery Valley, Mineral Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Jarosite
3.0km (1.9 miles) Channel No. 35 (Paleochannel No. 35), Monument Valley Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) Channel No. 61 (Paleochannel No. 61), Monument Valley Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
10.1km (6.2 miles) Channel No. 62, Hunts Mesa, Monument Valley Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
10.4km (6.5 miles) H. Binoli claim (Mitchell Mesa No. 1; Channel No. 51), Mitchell Mesa prospects, Mitchell Mesa, Mineral Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
10.7km (6.6 miles) Mitchell Mesa prospects, Mitchell Mesa, Mineral Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
11.4km (7.1 miles) Mitchell Mesa No. 2 channel (Channel No. 50), Mitchell Mesa prospects, Mitchell Mesa, Mineral Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
12.2km (7.6 miles) Crescent claim, Crescent channel (Channel No. 28; paleochannel No. 28), Hoskinnini Mesa, Monument Valley Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
12.3km (7.6 miles) Hoskinnini No. 1 channel (Channel No. 27; paleochannel No. 27), Hoskinnini Mesa, Monument Valley Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
17.3km (10.8 miles) Hunts Mesa No. 2 channel (Hunts Mesa No. 2 paleochannel; Channel No. 56), Hunts Mesa deposit (Koley No. 2; Sam Charlie No.1; Hunt's Mesa), Hunts Mesa, Monument Valley Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
17.5km (10.9 miles) Koley Black group (Cold Mesa; Channel No. 37), Agathla Peak (El Capitan), Mineral Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
 
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