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Rutile from
Santo Nino Mine (Santo Niño Mine; North Santo Nino; North Santo Wind; Brooks; Santa Maria Mo Mine), Santo Niño Mine area, San Antonio Canyon, Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Rutile
Formula:TiO2
Comments:Occurs in altering granite.
Habit:Slender crystals & reticulated masses to several inches
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 359.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Chamosite
Molybdenite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Muscovite2 photos of Rutile associated with Muscovite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rutile data
Locality Data:Click here to view Santo Nino Mine (Santo Niño Mine; North Santo Nino; North Santo Wind; Brooks; Santa Maria Mo Mine), Santo Niño Mine area, San Antonio Canyon, Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (2 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Rutile
3.3km (2.0 miles) Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
66.3km (41.2 miles) Twin Buttes Mine (Twin Buttes Open Pit Mine), Twin Buttes, Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
68.5km (42.6 miles) Esperanza Mine [new] (Esperanza pit; Esperanza open pit mines; West Esperanza Mine), Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
71.5km (44.4 miles) Emerald Mine, Silver Plume Mine (Emerald & Silver Plume Mine group), Cochise County, Arizona, USA
77.5km (48.1 miles) Sacramento Hill, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
 
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