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Bornite from
East Colusa Mine, Berkeley Pit, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Bornite
Formula:Cu5FeS4
Comments:The East Colusa Mine is important as being the locality of the only type species found at Butte.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Roberts et al., "Encyclopedia of Minerals". Van Nostrand Reinhold Co. 1974
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Sphalerite5 photos of Bornite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Chalcopyrite5 photos of Bornite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Quartz5 photos of Bornite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Bornite data
Locality Data:Click here to view East Colusa Mine, Berkeley Pit, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Bornite
0.4km (0.3 miles) Alex Scott Mine, Berkeley Pit, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
0.4km (0.3 miles) Leonard Mine, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
0.4km (0.3 miles) Mat Mine (Alelaidmat Mine), Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
0.5km (0.3 miles) Tramway Mine, Berkeley Pit, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
0.5km (0.3 miles) Modoc Mine, Berkeley Pit, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
0.7km (0.4 miles) Tuolumne Mine, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
0.8km (0.5 miles) Rarus Mine, Berkeley Pit, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) Mountain View Mine, Berkeley pit, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) High Ore Mine, Berkeley Pit, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) Gem Mine, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USA
 
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