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Tyuyamunite from
Mesa 5 incline, White Ash Peak, Lukachukai Mining District, Lukachukai Mts, Apache County, Arizona, USA

Locality type:Incline
Classification
Species:Tyuyamunite
Formula:Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Chenoweth, W.L. (1967), Uranium deposits of the Lukachukai Mts, New Mexico Geol. Soc. 18th Guidebook: 78-84; Chenoweth, W.L. (1973), Uranium deposits of northeastern Arizona, New Mexico Geol. Soc. 24th. Guidebook: 139; Dare, W.L. (1961), Uranium mining in the Lukachukai Mts., US Bur. Mines Info Circ. 8011: 2-30; Peirce, W.H. (1970), Coal, oil, natural gas, helium, and uranium in Arizona, AZ Bur. of Mines Bull. 182: 235-248.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tyuyamunite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mesa 5 incline, White Ash Peak, Lukachukai Mining District, Lukachukai Mts, Apache County, Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Tyuyamunite
0.1km (0.0 miles) Cato No. 1 pit, Cove, Lukachukai Mining District, Lukachukai Mts, Apache County, Arizona, USA
0.9km (0.6 miles) Mesa 5 adit, White Ash Peak, Lukachukai Mining District, Lukachukai Mts, Apache County, Arizona, USA
0.9km (0.6 miles) Frank Jr. Mine, White Ash Peak, Lukachukai Mining District, Lukachukai Mts, Apache County, Arizona, USA
0.9km (0.6 miles) Mesa 5 Mine (Mesa No. 5 Mine; Mesa V Mine), White Ash Peak, Lukachukai Mining District, Lukachukai Mts, Apache County, Arizona, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) Mesa 6 Mine (Mesa VI Mine; Mesa No. 6 Mine), White Ash Peak, Lukachukai Mining District, Lukachukai Mts, Apache County, Arizona, USA
2.1km (1.3 miles) Mine No. 1 Mesa 4, White Ash Peak, Lukachukai Mining District, Lukachukai Mts, Apache County, Arizona, USA
2.1km (1.3 miles) Mesa 2 pit (Mesa 2 Mine), White Ash Peak, Lukachukai Mining District, Lukachukai Mts, Apache County, Arizona, USA
2.2km (1.3 miles) Cato No. 2 Mine, White Ash Peak, Lukachukai Mining District, Lukachukai Mts, Apache County, Arizona, USA
2.2km (1.4 miles) Mesa 4½ Mine (Mesa IV½ Mine; 1212 Mine; Tom Joe No. 1), White Ash Peak, Lukachukai Mining District, Lukachukai Mts, Apache County, Arizona, USA
2.2km (1.4 miles) North Portal Frank No. 1 Mine, White Ash Peak, Lukachukai Mining District, Lukachukai Mts, Apache County, Arizona, USA
 
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