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Calcite from
Getchell Mine (North Pit; Center pit; South pit), Adam Peak, Potosi Mining District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; Econ Geol (1997) 92:601-622; USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10310488.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Realgar15 photos of Calcite associated with Realgar at this locality.
Orpiment4 photos of Calcite associated with Orpiment at this locality.
Wakabayashilite2 photos of Calcite associated with Wakabayashilite at this locality.
Pharmacolite2 photos of Calcite associated with Pharmacolite at this locality.
Laffittite2 photos of Calcite associated with Laffittite at this locality.
Guérinite2 photos of Calcite associated with Guérinite at this locality.
Pararealgar2 photos of Calcite associated with Pararealgar at this locality.
Galkhaite1 photo of Calcite associated with Galkhaite at this locality.
Stibnite1 photo of Calcite associated with Stibnite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Getchell Mine (North Pit; Center pit; South pit), Adam Peak, Potosi Mining District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (2 photos)
Localities for Calcite in this Region
Gertrude vein, Getchell Mine (North Pit; Center pit; South pit), Adam Peak, Potosi Mining District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
South pit, Getchell Mine (North Pit; Center pit; South pit), Adam Peak, Potosi Mining District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
Turquoise Ridge Mine (Getchell Underground; Hansen Creek pit), Getchell Mine (North Pit; Center pit; South pit), Adam Peak, Potosi Mining District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
1.0km (0.6 miles) Turquoise Ridge Mine (Getchell Underground; Hansen Creek pit), Getchell Mine (North Pit; Center pit; South pit), Adam Peak, Potosi Mining District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
7.6km (4.7 miles) Twin Creeks Mine, Potosi Mining District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
13.6km (8.5 miles) Redhouse Barite Mine, Potosi Mining District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
22.2km (13.8 miles) Cahill Mine, Poverty Peak Mining District, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
32.4km (20.2 miles) Silver Coin Mine, Valmy, Iron Point Mining District, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
38.3km (23.8 miles) Ken Snyder Mine (Midas Mine), Gold Circle Mining District (Midas Mining District), Elko Co., Nevada, USA
39.1km (24.3 miles) Midas Mine (Reco Mine; Big Chief group; King Midas claim; Dixie claim), Gold Circle Mining District (Midas Mining District), Elko Co., Nevada, USA
39.2km (24.4 miles) Jackson Mine (Big Chief group; King Midas claim; Dixie claim), Gold Circle Mining District (Midas Mining District), Elko Co., Nevada, USA
39.5km (24.5 miles) Gold Circle Mining District (Midas Mining District), Elko Co., Nevada, USA
39.5km (24.6 miles) Link Mine (Missing Link Mine; Big Chief group), Gold Circle Mining District (Midas Mining District), Elko Co., Nevada, USA
 
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