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Tyuyamunite from
Black Mountain Vase Mine (Jim L. Smiley), Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache County, Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Tyuyamunite
Formula:Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Chenoweth, W.L. (1973), Uranium deposits of NE Arizona, New Mexico Geol. Soc. 24th. Guidebook: 147-148; Pierce, W.H. (1970), Coal, oil, natural gas, helium, and uranium in Arizona, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 182: 252-254.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Tyuyamunite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Black Mountain Vase Mine (Jim L. Smiley), Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache County, Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Tyuyamunite
0.7km (0.5 miles) Claim 3 Mine (Denny Lee Mine), Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache County, Arizona, USA
0.9km (0.5 miles) Claim 7 Mine (Homer Scott Mine; Dry Run Canyon), Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache County, Arizona, USA
1.0km (0.6 miles) Dry Run Canyon prospect (Homer Scott; Claim 10), Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache County, Arizona, USA
2.2km (1.4 miles) Arrowhead No. 2 Mine, Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache County, Arizona, USA
3.0km (1.9 miles) Alkali Water Gap prospect, Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache County, Arizona, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) Claim 28 Mine, Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache County, Arizona, USA
5.4km (3.3 miles) M.O. 28 Mine, Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache County, Arizona, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) Claim 31 Mine (Claim No. 35), Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache County, Arizona, USA
5.8km (3.6 miles) M.O. 2 prospect, Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache County, Arizona, USA
6.0km (3.7 miles) Ruin Mesa Mine (Charlie James Mine; Charlie James No. 1; Salina No. 4), Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache County, Arizona, USA
 
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