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Malachite from
Ruby prospect, Mohawk, U.S. Army Yuma Proving Grounds, Mohawk Mining District, Mohawk Mts, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Prospect
Classification
Species:Malachite
Formula:Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Comments:Small amounts in fractures with sericite in granular, vitreous, gray quartz.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Wilson, E.D. (1933), AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 134: 153.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Sericite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Malachite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Ruby prospect, Mohawk, U.S. Army Yuma Proving Grounds, Mohawk Mining District, Mohawk Mts, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Malachite
9.7km (6.1 miles) Red Cross Mine (Norton Mine), Barry M. Goldwater Air Force Range, Mohawk Mining District, Mohawk Mts, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
30.5km (18.9 miles) Unnamed Cu-Au prospect, Barry M. Goldwater Air Force Range, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
31.0km (19.3 miles) Engles Mine (Adams Mine; Charles Engles claims), Horn, Neversweat Mining District (Palomas Mountains Mining District), Neversweat Ridge-Palomas Mts, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
33.7km (21.0 miles) Betty Lee Mine (Betty Lee group; Arizona Consolidated), Frisco-Betty Lee-Ella J. Mine group, Barry M. Goldwater Air Force Range, Copper Mts, La Posa Mining District (Wellton Mining District; Wellton Hills Mining District), Wellton Hills-Copper Mts, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
37.7km (23.4 miles) Unnamed Ag-Cu-Au-Fe prospect, Barry M. Goldwater Air Force Range, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
41.4km (25.7 miles) McMillan prospect, Barry M. Goldwater Air Force Range, Cabeza Prieta Mts, La Posa Mining District (Wellton Mining District; Wellton Hills Mining District), Wellton Hills-Copper Mts, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
41.4km (25.8 miles) Keystone Mine (Keystone claim; Goat claim), Slumgullion Pass, Kofa Game Range, Castle Dome Mining District, Castle Dome Mts, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
52.3km (32.5 miles) Castle Dome Mts, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
53.2km (33.1 miles) Blodgett Mine (Blodgett prospect), Engesser Pass, Kofa Game Range, Tank Mountains Mining District, Tank Mts, Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
53.3km (33.1 miles) Blue Butte prospect, Barry M. Goldwater Air Force Range, Fortuna Mining District (La Fortuna Mining District), Yuma Co., Arizona, USA
 
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