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Sericite from
Picacho View Mine (Starlight Mine; Anderson pegmatites; Homestead claim; Homestead lode; Homestead Mine; Monster Mine; Buena Vista Mine), White Picacho Mining District, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula:KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Comments:Occurs as almond-shaped masses of very fine-grained material.
Colour:Yellow to yellowish-green
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Jahns, R.H. (1952), Pegmatite deposits of the White Picacho District, Maricopa and Yavapai Cos., AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 162: 90-93.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sericite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Picacho View Mine (Starlight Mine; Anderson pegmatites; Homestead claim; Homestead lode; Homestead Mine; Monster Mine; Buena Vista Mine), White Picacho Mining District, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sericite
9.5km (5.9 miles) Abe Lincoln Mine (Cumbac Mine; Andrew Jackson Mine; Tom Jefferson Mine; Copper No. 2 claim; Copper No. 1 Patented claim), Castle Creek Mining District, Bradshaw Mts (Bradshaw Range), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
13.6km (8.4 miles) Gold Bar Mine (O'Brien Mine; Little Jim; Jenny Lynn; Interior Mining and Trust Co. Mine; Homestake; Crown; Black Bear), Amazon Wash, Constellation, Black Rock Mining District, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
19.4km (12.0 miles) C and W prospect (C and W group of claims; C and W claims), Castle Creek region, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
20.0km (12.4 miles) Jonell prospect (Jonell group), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
24.1km (15.0 miles) Octave Mine (Joker Mine; Bonanza Mine), Octave, Weaver Mining District (Virginia Mining District; Mocking Bird Mining District), Weaver Mts, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
24.3km (15.1 miles) Bee Hive Mine (Beehive Gold Mine; Bee Hive property; Ziegler property; Peterson group claims), Octave, Weaver Mining District (Virginia Mining District; Mocking Bird Mining District), Weaver Mts, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
25.7km (16.0 miles) Pero Bonito Mine (El Pero Bonito Mine; Mountain Chief Mine), Columbia, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
25.8km (16.1 miles) Golconda Mine (Golconda claim), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
25.9km (16.1 miles) Golden Central Mine (Gold Central Mine), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
26.3km (16.3 miles) Little Joe Mine (Little Joseph Mine; Columbia Gold Mining property; Patented claims MS 1832; Acquisition Mine [?]), Columbia, Hum Bug Mining District, Bradshaw Mts (Bradshaw Range), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
 
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