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Molybdenite from
Funny Bug Mine (Pendelco Mine), Gold Hill, Shingle Springs Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Molybdenite
Formula:MoS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Clark, Wm. B. & D.W. Carlson (1956), Mines and mineral resources of El Dorado County, California: California Journal of Mines and Geology: 52(4): 394; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 79.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Molybdenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Funny Bug Mine (Pendelco Mine), Gold Hill, Shingle Springs Mining District, West Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Molybdenite
7.8km (4.9 miles) Pacific Quartz Mine (Pacific Mine), Placerville (Hangtown), Placerville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
24.5km (15.2 miles) Golden Stag Mine (Monahan Mine), Duncan Hill, Auburn, Ophir Mining District (Auburn Mining District; Duncan Hill Mining District), Placer Co., California, USA
25.5km (15.9 miles) Ophir Mining District (Auburn Mining District; Duncan Hill Mining District), Placer Co., California, USA
27.0km (16.8 miles) Elder Mine (Willet Mine), Clipper Gap, Placer Co., California, USA
29.3km (18.2 miles) Consumnes Mine (Consumnes Copper Mine), Fair Play, Fairplay Mining District, El Dorado Co., California, USA
29.6km (18.4 miles) Grizzley Flat deposit (Sciaroni; Candor; Pierce), Happy Valley, Grizzly Flat Mining District, East Belt, El Dorado Co., California, USA
43.8km (27.2 miles) Argonaut Mine (Pioneer Mine; Sunset), Martell, Jackson-Plymouth Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Amador Co., California, USA
46.2km (28.7 miles) Zeile Mine (Zeila Mine; Coney and Bigelow claim; Blue Jacket claim; Tims Corner tailings pile), Jackson, Jackson-Plymouth Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Amador Co., California, USA
55.7km (34.6 miles) Mayflower Mine (Enterprise Mine; Kellogg; Backman/Greenman/Sandoe; Little Wolf/Red Rose/Enterprise; Alaska/Hickson/Nute/Richards; Wisconsin claims), Nevada City, Nevada City Mining District, Nevada Co., California, USA
58.1km (36.1 miles) Nevada City, Nevada City Mining District, Nevada Co., California, USA
 
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