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Rosasite from
San Xavier pit (San Xavier open pit; San Xavier West Mine; San Xavier Unit Open pit), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mountains, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Pit
Classification
Species:Rosasite
Formula:(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Comments:Occurs intergrown with flat-bladed calcite.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 357.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Calcite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rosasite data
Locality Data:Click here to view San Xavier pit (San Xavier open pit; San Xavier West Mine; San Xavier Unit Open pit), Mission complex, San Xavier, Pima Mining District (Olive Mining District; Mineral Hill Mining District; Twin Buttes Mining District), Sierrita Mountains, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Rosasite
33.3km (20.7 miles) Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
34.9km (21.7 miles) Omega Mine (Omega tunnel; Omega Extension Mine), Monument Mountain, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
35.7km (22.2 miles) Eclipse Mine group, Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
42.2km (26.2 miles) Silver Leaf Mine, Greaterville Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
42.8km (26.6 miles) Glove Mine (Sunrise Mine), Glove Mine group (Zombie & Zeco claims; Festiago-Franklin; Blacksmith adit), Cottonwood Canyon, Tyndall Mining District, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
45.0km (27.9 miles) Chief Mine (Chief claim), Prince Mine group, Hilton Mines (Hilton Mine group; Hiltano group; Hiltano & State of Maine group), Copper Camp, Hilton (Lead Mountain), Empire Mining District, Empire Mountains, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
51.3km (31.9 miles) Silver Hill Mine group, Silver Hill, Silver Hill Mining District, Waterman Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
57.3km (35.6 miles) Silver Bell Mine, Mineral Mountain, Silver Bell Mining District, Silver Bell Mountains, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
78.5km (48.8 miles) Steppe Mine (Steppe claim; Little Mary Mine), Mildren Mine group, Ko Vaya, Cababi Mining District (Comobabi Mining District), Comobabi Mountains, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
80.1km (49.7 miles) Mildren Mine (Mildren claim; Mildred Mine), Mildren Mine group, Ko Vaya, Cababi Mining District (Comobabi Mining District), Comobabi Mountains, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
 
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