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Clinoptilolite from
Morenci Mordenite occurrence, Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Occurrence
Classification
Species:'Clinoptilolite' (not an IMA approved species)
Comments:Occurs in Tertiary volcanic tuff.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 178; Sheppard, R.A. (1969), Zeolites, in Mineral and water resources of AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 180: 464-467; Sheppard, R.A. (1971), Clinoptilolite, of possible economic value in sedimentary deposits of the conterminous United States, USGS Bull. 1332-B: B1-B15.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Clinoptilolite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Morenci Mordenite occurrence, Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Clinoptilolite
77.6km (48.2 miles) Alpine Zeolite deposit, Alpine, Apache County, Arizona, USA
80.5km (50.0 miles) San Simon Basin (San Simon River; Bowie Chabazite deposit), Bowie area, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
81.9km (50.9 miles) NRG Mining Co. claims, Chaney Place, San Simon Valley, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
82.2km (51.1 miles) San Simon zeolite deposit (Union Carbide Non Metallic Exploration; Bowie Chabazite deposit), Chaney Place, San Simon Valley, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
83.6km (51.9 miles) Grace Chabazite Mine (San Simon Creek; Grace 1-4 claims), Bowie area, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
83.7km (52.0 miles) Nutrioso Zeolites deposit, Alpine, Apache County, Arizona, USA
88.2km (54.8 miles) Lucky Strike No. 1 prospect (Sky High claim; Rhyolite Dike outcrop zeolite occurrence), Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa Mining District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
88.4km (54.9 miles) Nutrioso, Apache County, Arizona, USA
 
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