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Kaolinite from
Apache Mine (Defiance Mine; Defiance Lead Mine; Apache Vanadium Mine; Defiance vein; Vanadium shaft), Radium, Burch area, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Kaolinite
Formula:Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Comments:A component of the porous white mass of alteration products of quartzite and diabase gouge in the mineralized fault zone.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Wilson, E.D., et al (1950), Arizona zinc and lead deposits, part I, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 156: 104.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Calcite
Sericite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Kaolinite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Apache Mine (Defiance Mine; Defiance Lead Mine; Apache Vanadium Mine; Defiance vein; Vanadium shaft), Radium, Burch area, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Kaolinite
6.5km (4.0 miles) A Old Dominion Mine (Old Dominion shaft; Globe and Transit Mine; Old Dominion and United Globe Mine), Buffalo Hill, Old Dominion vein system, Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) B Albert Lea Mine (Albert Lea property; Lea tunnels; Albert Lea tunnels), Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
9.4km (5.9 miles) C Inspiration Mine, Miami-Inspiration deposit, Inspiration, Miami-Inspiration District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
9.6km (5.9 miles) D Miami Mine, Miami-Inspiration deposit, Miami, Miami-Inspiration District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
10.0km (6.2 miles) E Blue Ball Mine (Blueball Mine; Azurite Property), Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
14.7km (9.1 miles) F Castle Dome Mine (Castle Dome deposit; Pinto Valley deposit), Castle Dome area (Castle Dome Mine area; Pinto Valley Mine area), Inspiration, Miami-Inspiration District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
14.8km (9.2 miles) G Weary Mine (Weary Lode No. 2; McKusick Mosaic Mine), Kellner Picnic Area area, Pinal Mountains District, Pinal Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
30.0km (18.7 miles) H Resolution deposit, Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
34.7km (21.5 miles) I Ray Mine, Scott Mountain, Mineral Creek District (Ray District), Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
35.6km (22.1 miles) J No. 1 Mine, Scott Mountain, Mineral Creek District (Ray District), Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
43.4km (26.9 miles) K Kelvin-Sultana Mine (Kelvin-Sultana Copper Co. properties; Sultana-Arizona Mine; Riverside group), Mineral Creek-Gila River confluence area, Kelvin, Riverside District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
44.1km (27.4 miles) L Dripping Springs Valley Chabazite deposit, Dripping Spring Wash, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
45.0km (28.0 miles) M 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property; McHur prospect), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
45.5km (28.3 miles) N Curtin Mine (Humphrey Mine), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
45.8km (28.4 miles) O Christmas, Christmas area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
63.7km (39.6 miles) P Wallpai Brick Co. clay deposit, Goldfield area, Goldfield District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
64.2km (39.9 miles) Q Antelope Mine (Antelope Peak Mine; Meyer Mine; Soldier Boy Mine; Unpatented claims MS 3589), Meyer Wash, Cedar Mountain area, Antelope District, Tortilla Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
71.5km (44.4 miles) R Poston Butte deposit (Continental Oil Co. property; Aztec Exploration and Development Co. property; Florence Conoco; Florence Copper Co. property), Florence, Florence District (Blackwater District; Black Rock District), Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
75.0km (46.6 miles) S Florence project, Florence, Florence District (Blackwater District; Black Rock District), Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
84.8km (52.7 miles) T Blue Bird Mine (Bluebird Mine; Zilla Mine; Twin-S Mine; Cumberland Mine; Thornewood Mine; Blue Bird Silver Mining Co. property), Bunker Hill District (Copper Creek District), Galiuro Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
87.3km (54.3 miles) U Blue Copper Mine (Durham Hills Mine; Busy Bee Mine; Blue Hill Copper Mine; Big Bull Mine), Durham Wash area, Durham Hills, Durham-Suizo District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
89.9km (55.9 miles) V Kalamazoo orebody, San Manuel Mine (Apex Lead & Vanadium Mining Corp Mine; Quarelli group), San Manuel, San Manuel District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
91.5km (56.9 miles) W Unnamed kaolin deposit [1], Bull Pasture Tank, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
92.3km (57.4 miles) X Oxbow Mine (Oxbow claim; Golden Wreath claim; Golden Wreath Mine; Osborn prospect), Oxbow Gulch, Moore Mountain area, Oxbow Estates area, Payson District (Green Valley District), Gila Co., Arizona, USA
93.1km (57.9 miles) Y North Fork of Phoenix Wash deposit, Turkey Springs, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
94.1km (58.5 miles) Z Turkey Springs deposit, Turkey Springs, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
97.0km (60.3 miles) 0 Golden Wonder Mine (Eighty-Five claim; 85 Mine), Oxbow Estates area, Payson District (Green Valley District), Gila Co., Arizona, USA
103.8km (64.5 miles) 1 Chalk Mountain deposit, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
105.7km (65.7 miles) 2 Unnamed Gypsum and Kaolin deposits, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
108.8km (67.6 miles) 3 Sacaton Mine (Casa Grande Mine; ASARCO Sacaton project), Casa Grande, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
110.6km (68.7 miles) 4 North Fork White River deposit, McNary, Apache Co., Arizona, USA
113.7km (70.7 miles) 5 Florence Ceramics Mine, Buckhead Mesa, Payson District (Green Valley District), Gila Co., Arizona, USA
117.9km (73.3 miles) 6 Pearl Chemical Mine (Irish claims), Maricopa Co., Arizona, USA
122.6km (76.2 miles) 7 Black Mesa Kaolinite deposit, Black Mesa, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
135.1km (84.0 miles) 8 El Tiro Mine (El Tiro pit; El Tiro open pit; Red Rock group), Silver Bell Mine, Mineral Mountain, Silver Bell District, Silver Bell Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
136.0km (84.5 miles) 9 Safford deposit (Spalding; Lindsey and Anderson claims; Sanchez Copper deposit; Esperanza Mine), Sanchez, Lone Star District (Safford District; Dos Pobres District), Gila Mts, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
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