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Specularite from
79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property; McHur prospect), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA

Classification
Species:Hematite var: Specularite
Formula:Fe2O3
Comments:Commonly associated with some pyrite bodies.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Wilson, E.D. (1951), Arizona zinc and lead deposits, part II, AZ Bur. of Mines Bull. 158: 79.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Pyrite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Specularite data
Locality Data:Click here to view 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property; McHur prospect), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Specularite
1.9km (1.2 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 District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
6.3km (3.9 miles) Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
9.6km (6.0 miles) Hoosier Mine (Hoosier group), Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
9.9km (6.1 miles) Dripping Springs Mines (Dripping Springs claims; Cocreham and Haywood Mine; Gold Nugget Mine; Gold Queen Mine; Columbia Mine; Roundtop Mine), Dripping Springs, Dripping Spring Wash, Dripping Springs District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
10.5km (6.5 miles) Rieder and Bailey group (Rieder and Bailey prospects), Winkelman area, Saddle Mountain District, Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
12.4km (7.7 miles) Saddle Mountain Mine group (Lola claims; Gila Copper Sulphide Co. property; Dye vein), Lee Mountain area, Saddle Mountain District, Dripping Spring Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
20.4km (12.7 miles) Zelleweger claim (Kelvin prospect), Kelvin, Riverside District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
23.1km (14.3 miles) Copper King claims (Wylomene claims; Wylomene claims MS 4042; Elk Hill claims 1-6; Copper King MS 3716 claims), Dick Spring Canyon, Hayes Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
32.3km (20.1 miles) Gibson Mine (Bellevue-Old Site; claims MS 2219; Reynolds group), Bellvue town site, Five Point Mountain area, Top of the World area, Pinal Mountains District, Pinal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
34.0km (21.1 miles) Resolution deposit, Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
 
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