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Rhodochrosite 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:Rhodochrosite
Formula:MnCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Galbraith, F.W. (1947), Minerals of Arizona, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 153: 353.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rhodochrosite 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 Rhodochrosite
27.3km (17.0 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
33.9km (21.1 miles) Jersey Girl Mine (Jersey Girl prospect), Toluachi group of claims (Toluachi group; Bonanza tunnel; Tennantite claim), Salero area, Tyndall Mining District, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
55.1km (34.2 miles) Humboldt Mine, Alum Gulch, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
55.9km (34.7 miles) Trench Mine, Trench and Josephine Mine group (Josephine Mines; Trench group of claims; Lunch Cans prospect), Alum Gulch, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
56.7km (35.2 miles) Alta Mine, Hardshell Gulch, Harshaw, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
57.2km (35.5 miles) Blue Nose Mine (Abe Lincoln Mine; War Horse Mine; Big Chief Mine; Big Jim Mine; Blue Nose Extension Mine; Home Again Virginia Hay claims), Harshaw, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
61.9km (38.5 miles) Four Metals Mine (Guajolote Mine; Frisco Mine; Red Hill crosscut; Red Mountain Mine; Phoenix claims; Hillside claims), Red Hill, Providencia Canyon, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
93.3km (58.0 miles) Lucky Cuss Mine (Escondido Mine; Escondido claims; McCann Mine; Wedge Mine), Cochise County, Arizona, USA
 
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