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Vesuvianite from
Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mountain Range
Classification
Species:Vesuvianite
Formula:(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Comments:Occurs in contact metamorphic rocks.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 414; Brown, W.H. (1939), Tucson Mountains, an Arizona basin and range type, Geol. Soc. Amer. Bull.: 50: 697-760.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Vesuvianite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Tucson Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Vesuvianite
37.9km (23.6 miles) 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
83.1km (51.6 miles) Lesjimfre claims (Les Jimfre claims; Greenfield State lease; Carlson; Fernstrom; Cummins), Baboquivari Mining District, Baboquivari Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
96.5km (60.0 miles) London-Arizona Mine (London-Arizona Consolidated; London-Range; London-Shamrock; Curtin shaft; Brick gp/claims; Ball Copper Co. Mine), Toronado Peak, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
96.5km (60.0 miles) 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property; McHur prospect), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
97.8km (60.8 miles) Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
97.9km (60.8 miles) Texas Canyon area, Dragoon, Cochise Mining District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
98.0km (60.9 miles) Peabody Mine (Moore Mine), Cochise Mining District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
98.1km (61.0 miles) Johnson Camp, Cochise Mining District, Little Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
 
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