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Covellite from
Alfonso Villey Mine (Alfonso Villy prospect), Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Covellite
Formula:CuS
Comments:Occurs coating pyrite and chalcopyrite.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Schrader, F.C. & J.M. Hill (1915), Mineral deposits of the Santa Rita and Patagonia Mountains, Arizona, USGS Bull. 582: 347.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
Pyrite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Covellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Alfonso Villey Mine (Alfonso Villy prospect), Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Covellite
7.4km (4.6 miles) Buena Vista Mine (Goodview Mine), Providencia Canyon, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
15.4km (9.6 miles) Collicello & Luray Mine groups, Big Stick Mine (Big Stick prospect; Ledge Mine), Cox Gulch, Palmetto Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
16.0km (10.0 miles) Cox Gulch prospects, Cox Gulch, Palmetto Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
16.2km (10.0 miles) Big Stick Mine (Big Stick prospect; Ledge Mine), Cox Gulch, Palmetto Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
17.3km (10.7 miles) Three-R Mine group, Three-R Canyon, Palmetto Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
18.7km (11.6 miles) Red Mountain Mine (Red Mountain Copper prospect; Gem Mine; Carlton property; Ten Grand Mine; Red Mountain project), Red Mountain, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
32.1km (20.0 miles) Eureka-Marble Mine group, Salero Hill (Salero Mountain), Salero area, Tyndall Mining District, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
33.8km (21.0 miles) Alto Mine group (Alto vein swarm), Alto Hill, Salero area, Tyndall Mining District, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
34.7km (21.6 miles) Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Santa Cruz Municipality, Sonora, Mexico
41.4km (25.7 miles) Reef Mine (Tungsten Reef Mine; Exposed Reef Mine; Sitric Mine; Reef group of claims), Carr Canyon, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
 
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