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Acanthite from
Advance Mine (Zaca Mine; Zaca group; North Advance Mine; Collosus Mine; Colorado No. 2 Mine; Tarshish Mine), Colorado Hill, Loope (Monitor; Loopeville), Monitor - Mogul District, Alpine Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Acanthite
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Eakle, Arthur Starr (1919), Alpine County: California Mining Bureau. Report 15: 9-13; Campbell, Ian & staff (1968), California Mining Review, 1967: California Division Mines & Geology Mineral Information Service: 21: 23; Evans, James R. (1977) Zaca Mine. In W.B. Clark, Mines and mineral resources of Alpine County. California Division Mines and Geology County report 8: 8; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 106.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Pyrite3 photos of Acanthite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Quartz3 photos of Acanthite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Acanthite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Advance Mine (Zaca Mine; Zaca group; North Advance Mine; Collosus Mine; Colorado No. 2 Mine; Tarshish Mine), Colorado Hill, Loope (Monitor; Loopeville), Monitor - Mogul District, Alpine Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Acanthite
0.6km (0.4 miles) A Loope (Monitor; Loopeville), Monitor - Mogul District, Alpine Co., California, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) B Morning Star Mine (Curtz Mine; Ardis Mine), Mogul Peak, Monitor - Mogul District, Alpine Co., California, USA
7.5km (4.7 miles) C I X L Mine (I.X.L. Mine; I.X.L. deposit; Ophir lode), IXL Canyon (I.X.L. Canyon), Silver Mountain, Silver Mountain District, Alpine Co., California, USA
8.2km (5.1 miles) D Exchequer Mine (Buckeye Mine; Acacia Mine; Saugatuck et al), IXL Canyon (I.X.L. Canyon), Silver Mountain, Silver Mountain District, Alpine Co., California, USA
20.1km (12.5 miles) E Veta Grande Mine, Gardnerville District, Pine Nut Mts, Douglas Co., Nevada, USA
45.7km (28.4 miles) F Silverado Mine (Silverado - Kentuck Mine; Kentuck Mine), Wheeler Peak, Patterson District, Sweetwater Mts (Sweetwater Range), Mono Co., California, USA
49.8km (30.9 miles) G Monte Cristo Mine (Livingston Mine), Monte Cristo, Wheeler Peak, Patterson District, Sweetwater Mts (Sweetwater Range), Mono Co., California, USA
62.9km (39.1 miles) H Daney Mine (Daney lode; Daney ledge), Spring Valley, Silver City District, Lyon Co., Nevada, USA
66.7km (41.4 miles) I Silver City District, Lyon Co., Nevada, USA
67.8km (42.1 miles) J Justice Mine, Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
69.4km (43.1 miles) K Crown Point Mine, Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
69.7km (43.3 miles) L Kentuck Mine, Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
70.6km (43.9 miles) M Ophir Mine, Comstock Lode, Virginia City, Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
70.8km (44.0 miles) N Chollar Mine, Comstock Lode, Virginia City, Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
71.2km (44.2 miles) O Savage Mine (Savage and Hall Mine), Comstock Lode, Virginia City, Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
71.5km (44.4 miles) P Gould & Curry Mine, Comstock Lode, Virginia City, Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
71.7km (44.6 miles) Q Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
71.9km (44.7 miles) R California Mine, Comstock Lode, Virginia City, Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
71.9km (44.7 miles) S C and C Mine, Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
71.9km (44.7 miles) T Consolidated Virginia Mine (Con Virginia Mine), Comstock Lode, Virginia City, Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
72.3km (44.9 miles) U Mexican Mine, Comstock Lode, Virginia City, Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
72.9km (45.3 miles) V Sierra Nevada Mine, Comstock District, Storey Co., Nevada, USA
77.9km (48.4 miles) W Bodie, Bodie District, Bodie Hills, Mono Co., California, USA
78.9km (49.0 miles) X Bodie Mine (Bodie project), Bodie, Bodie District, Bodie Hills, Mono Co., California, USA
102.5km (63.7 miles) Y Harvard Mine (Harvard Mine group; McCann claim; Mooney claim; Pacific claim; Vulture claim; Trio claim; Sobrante claim), Jamestown Mine (Jamestown group), Jamestown, Jamestown District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
111.0km (69.0 miles) Z McAlpine Mine, Peñon Blanco Peak, Coulterville District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
122.5km (76.1 miles) 0 Eclipse Consolidated Mine (Eclipse Mine; Morning Star claim), Auburn, Ophir District (Auburn District; Duncan Hill District), Placer Co., California, USA
126.0km (78.3 miles) 1 Banner and Central Mine (Central Mine; Lava Cap Mine; Assissi Quartz Mine), Lava Cap-Banner-Central group (Central Consolidated; South Banner; North Banner), Banner Mountain (Banner Hill), Nevada City District, Nevada Co., California, USA
127.6km (79.3 miles) 2 Alabama Mine (Alabama vein), Penryn (Stewart's Flat), Penryn District, Placer Co., California, USA
130.6km (81.2 miles) 3 Allison Ranch Quartz Mine (Allison Ranch Mine; Allison Ranch vein; Allison Ranch Qtz.; Crossus Consolidated Mine; Stanton Mine), La Barr Meadows, Grass Valley District, Nevada Co., California, USA
131.7km (81.8 miles) 4 Mount Gaines Mine (Frenchman Mine; Bearfield Mine; Barfield Mine; Mount Gaines Gold Mine), Quartzburg, Hornitos District, West Belt, Mariposa Co., California, USA
132.9km (82.6 miles) 5 Burrus Mine, Pyramid District, Washoe Co., Nevada, USA
134.6km (83.6 miles) 6 Mammoth Consolidated Mine (Mammoth Mine; Crystal Craig Mine; Argosy group), Mammoth Lakes, Lakes District (Lake District; Mammoth District), Mono Co., California, USA
139.3km (86.6 miles) 7 Silver Bar Mine (Ryan Silver Mine; Bryant Mine), Bootjack, Bagby-Mariposa-Mount Bullion-Whitlock District, Mother Lode Belt, Mariposa Co., California, USA
140.0km (87.0 miles) 8 Silver Lane Mine (Golden Rod Mine; Wallman Ranch; Silver Lone Mine; Goldenrod; Wellman Ranch), Bootjack, Bagby-Mariposa-Mount Bullion-Whitlock District, Mother Lode Belt, Mariposa Co., California, USA
140.4km (87.3 miles) 9 Bryant Mine, Striped Rock, Mariposa Co., California, USA
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