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Calcite from
Memphis Mine (Roos shaft; Ross shaft [?]), Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Comments:Commonly fills veins in a skarn zone. Also occurs as delicate "angel-wing" groups of platy crystals to 1 cm.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:D. Court collection; USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10105276.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Aurichalcite1 photo of Calcite associated with Aurichalcite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Memphis Mine (Roos shaft; Ross shaft [?]), Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
0.9km (0.6 miles) A Homestake Mine, Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
2.4km (1.5 miles) B Big Three Mine, Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
2.9km (1.8 miles) C Ruby (Hayner) Mine, Modoc District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
3.1km (1.9 miles) D Stevenson-Bennett Mine (Stephenson-Bennett Mine), Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
3.4km (2.1 miles) E Merrimac Mine, Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
8.4km (5.2 miles) F Golden Lily prospect, Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
9.3km (5.8 miles) G Tennessee Mine, Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
9.6km (6.0 miles) H Modoc Mine, Modoc District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
9.7km (6.0 miles) I Fillmore Canyon prospect, Organ District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
11.2km (6.9 miles) J Mountain Chief Mine, Black Mountain District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
11.8km (7.3 miles) K Modoc Mine, Tortugas Mountain District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
17.8km (11.1 miles) L Jones and Santiago Prospect, Tortugas Mountain District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
18.5km (11.5 miles) M Tortugas Mine, Tortugas Mountain District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
20.0km (12.4 miles) N South Canyon Magnesite Deposits, South Canyon District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
25.9km (16.1 miles) O Blue Star prospect, South Canyon District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
26.2km (16.2 miles) P Bishop Cap Prospect, Bishop's Cap, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
27.1km (16.8 miles) Q Garcia and Morris Prospect, Bishop's Cap, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
39.4km (24.5 miles) R Green Crawford Mine, Hembrillo District, San Andreas Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
41.2km (25.6 miles) S Tonuco Mine, Tonuco Mountain District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
45.4km (28.2 miles) T Lucky mine, Orogrande District, Otero Co., New Mexico, USA
46.1km (28.6 miles) U Three Bears mine, Orogrande District, Otero Co., New Mexico, USA
46.3km (28.7 miles) V Nannie Baird mine, Orogrande District, Otero Co., New Mexico, USA
61.2km (38.1 miles) W Palm Park Mine, Palm Park, Rincon District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
63.3km (39.3 miles) X Velarde Mine (Velarde Manganese prospect; Blackie group; Sheriff Mine), Red House Mountain, Salem, Rincon District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
63.5km (39.5 miles) Y Fusselman Canyon, Franklin Mts (Franklin Range), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
75.7km (47.0 miles) Z Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
78.6km (48.9 miles) 0 R.O.H.K. prospect, Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
84.1km (52.3 miles) 1 Sabina Mountain, Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
87.7km (54.5 miles) 2 Unnamed U prospect [1] (Unnamed prospect at Hueco Gap [VH-HU-B7-1]), Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
90.1km (56.0 miles) 3 Marian Mine (Marion Mine; Victorio Chief Mine; Victoria Mine; Fidelity group; Marion claim; Ida claim; Cora claim; Rebecca claim; Hillsborough claim), Caballo Mountain District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
97.3km (60.4 miles) 4 Florida Mine (Florida Fluorspar Mine; Duryea claims; Spar group; Spar claim; Spar Nos. 1 To 5 claims), Little Florida Mountains District, Little Florida Mts, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
97.6km (60.6 miles) 5 Camel Mountain prospects, Camel Mountain-Eagle Nest District, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
100.4km (62.4 miles) 6 Bradley Mine, Florida Mountains District, Florida Mts, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
101.9km (63.3 miles) 7 Starkey group (Ruth group), Cookes Range Manganese District, Cookes Range, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
102.6km (63.8 miles) 8 Macy Mine (Percha Mine; Vanadinite Mine; J. C. Macy claim; Barking Frog; Bobbee De claim), Percha Creek, Hillsboro, Hillsboro District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
102.9km (63.9 miles) 9 Waddel prospect (Atir Mine [?]), Gym Peak, Florida Mountains District, Florida Mts, Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
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