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Fluorite from
Idarado Mine, Telluride, Telluride Mining District (Upper San Miguel Mining District), San Juan Mts, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Fluorite
Formula:CaF2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min 70:5 pp 298-310; Foord, E. E., & Shawe, D. R. (1989). The Pb-Bi-Ag-Cu-(Hg) Chemistry Of Galena And Some Associated Sulfosalts: A Reviewand Some New Data From Colorado, California And Pennsylvania. Canadian Mineralogist, 27, 363-382.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Pyrite9 photos of Fluorite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Calcite8 photos of Fluorite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Rhodochrosite1 photo of Fluorite associated with Rhodochrosite at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Fluorite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Fluorite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Idarado Mine, Telluride, Telluride Mining District (Upper San Miguel Mining District), San Juan Mts, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Fluorite
1.4km (0.9 miles) Barstow Mine, Treasury Tunnel (Treasury Tunnel Mine), La Plata Mountain, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
2.1km (1.3 miles) Longfellow Mine, Red Mountain Mining District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) Concave Tunnel, Brown Mountain, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
4.1km (2.5 miles) Silver Mountain Mine, Ouray Mining District (Uncompahgre Mining District), Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
4.1km (2.6 miles) Topeka No. 1, Ouray Mining District (Uncompahgre Mining District), Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
4.4km (2.7 miles) Indiana vein, Brown Mountain, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) Galtie Boy - Hercules Mine, Gladstone, Eureka Mining District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) Topeka-Kentucky Giant vein, Ouray Mining District (Uncompahgre Mining District), Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
5.2km (3.3 miles) Tomboy Mine, Telluride Mining District (Upper San Miguel Mining District), San Juan Mts, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) Brown Mountain, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
 
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