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Vesuvianite 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 Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Vesuvianite
Formula:Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Comments:Occurs in skarns & tactites.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Galbraith, F.W. (1947), Minerals of Arizona, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 153: 414.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vesuvianite 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 Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Vesuvianite
37.9km (23.6 miles) Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
63.0km (39.1 miles) Lesjimfre claims (Les Jimfre claims; Greenfield State lease; Carlson; Fernstrom; Cummins), Baboquivari Mining District, Baboquivari Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
92.3km (57.3 miles) Texas Canyon area, Dragoon, Cochise Mining District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
92.9km (57.7 miles) Comstock Hill, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
93.3km (58.0 miles) Lucky Cuss Mine (Escondido Mine; Escondido claims; McCann Mine; Wedge Mine), Cochise County, Arizona, USA
93.7km (58.2 miles) Toughnut Mine (Tough Nut Mine; Northwest Mine; Hoodoo stopes; Tombstone group), Tombstone, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
94.4km (58.6 miles) Johnson Camp, Cochise Mining District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
94.8km (58.9 miles) Peabody Mine (Moore Mine), Cochise Mining District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
 
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