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Hemimorphite from
Shannon Mine (Shannon Mountain Mine), King Gulch, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Hemimorphite
Formula:Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Comments:Small, transparent crystals in decomposed garnet rock.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 248; Lindgren, W. (1905), The copper deposits of the Clifton-Morenci district, AZ, USGS PP 43; Lindgren, W. & W.F. Hillebrand (1904), Minerals from the Clifton-Morenci district, AZ, Amer. Jour. Sci.: 18: 448-460; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 101.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hemimorphite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Shannon Mine (Shannon Mountain Mine), King Gulch, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Hemimorphite
5.3km (3.3 miles) Lime Cap group (Snyder group), Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
 
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