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

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Azurite
Formula:Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Comments:Occurs as sparse micro crystals lining vugs to 1 cm, sometimes replaced by malachite.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:NMBMMR Bull 11 The Geology of the Organ Mountains; Glover, Thomas J., (1975) Geology and ore deposits of the northwestern Organ Mountains, Doña Ana County, New Mexico. NMBGMR Open-file Report OF-63
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Chalcocite1 photo of Azurite associated with Chalcocite at this locality.
Epidote1 photo of Azurite associated with Epidote at this locality.
Grossular1 photo of Azurite associated with Grossular at this locality.
Malachite1 photo of Azurite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Azurite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Memphis Mine (Roos shaft; Ross shaft [?]), Organ Mining District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Azurite
0.5km (0.3 miles) Torpedo Mine, Organ Mining District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
2.4km (1.5 miles) Big Three Mine, Organ Mining District, Organ Mts, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
26.2km (16.3 miles) Bishop Cap Prospect, Bishop's Cap, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
57.9km (36.0 miles) Tom Mays Park Copper deposit, Franklin Mts (Franklin Range), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
90.1km (56.0 miles) 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
90.1km (56.0 miles) Oohoo Mine, Caballo Mountain District, Sierra Co., New Mexico, USA
 
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