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Kinoite from
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 Mountains, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Kinoite
Formula:Ca2Cu2(H2O)2[Si3O10]
Comments:Occurs as crystals with associated species in wollastonite.
Habit:Micro-crystals; crystals to 0.5 cm.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 268, 385.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Apophyllite
Copper
Stringhamite
Wollastonite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Kinoite data
Locality Data:Click here to view 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 Mountains, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Kinoite
23.6km (14.7 miles) Helvetia, Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
23.9km (14.8 miles) Helvetia-Rosemont Mining District, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
 
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