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Chrysocolla from
Singer Mine, Goodsprings Mining District, Spring Mts, Clark Co., Nevada, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Chrysocolla
Formula:Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Comments:Common as masses, rounded aggregates and botryoids. Also forms pseudomorphs, particularly after malachite. [Haynes and Kampf (2008), Rocks and Minerals: 83: 65-69.]
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 65-69
Haynes, P. and A. Kampf (2008), Minerals of the Singer Mine, Goodsprings District, Clark Co., Nevada. Rocks and Minerals: 83: 65-69.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Fornacite2 photos of Chrysocolla associated with Fornacite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chrysocolla data
Locality Data:Click here to view Singer Mine, Goodsprings Mining District, Spring Mts, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chrysocolla
1.7km (1.0 miles) Root Mine (Bonanza Hill Mine), Goodsprings Mining District, Spring Mts, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) Whale Mine, Goodsprings Mining District, Spring Mts, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
4.7km (2.9 miles) Rose Mine, Goodsprings Mining District, Spring Mts, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
5.4km (3.3 miles) Copper Chief Mine, Goodsprings Mining District, Spring Mts, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) Smithsonite Mine, Goodsprings Mining District, Spring Mts, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
6.2km (3.8 miles) Boss Mine, Goodsprings Mining District, Spring Mts, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
6.3km (3.9 miles) Rosella claim, Goodsprings Mining District, Spring Mts, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
6.3km (3.9 miles) Azurite Mine, Goodsprings Mining District, Spring Mts, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
6.3km (3.9 miles) Belle claim (Maybelle claim), Goodsprings Mining District, Spring Mts, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) Rosetta No. 1 claim, Goodsprings Mining District, Spring Mts, Clark Co., Nevada, USA
 
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