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Alunite from
Rico District (Pioneer District), Montezuma Co., Colorado, USA

Locality type:Mining District
Classification
Species:Alunite
Formula:KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Alunite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Rico District (Pioneer District), Montezuma Co., Colorado, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Alunite
5.6km (3.5 miles) A Calico Peak Alunite Deposit, Horse Creek, Rico District (Pioneer District), Rico Mts, Dolores Co., Colorado, USA
32.8km (20.4 miles) B Zuni Mine (Zuñi Mine), Anvil Mountain, Red Mountain District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
37.0km (23.0 miles) C National Belle Mine (National Bell Mine), Red Mountain, Red Mountain District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
38.2km (23.7 miles) D Genesee Mine (Genesee-Vanderbilt Mine), Red Mountain District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
40.5km (25.2 miles) E Silver Ledge, Red Mountain District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
46.5km (28.9 miles) F Beartown District (Bear Creek District), San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
68.9km (42.8 miles) G Red Mountain Alunite Deposit, Lake City District (Lake District), Hinsdale Co., Colorado, USA
74.4km (46.3 miles) H Golden Wonder Mine, Lake City District (Lake District), Hinsdale Co., Colorado, USA
75.6km (47.0 miles) I Slumgullion mud flow, Hinsdale Co., Colorado, USA
92.3km (57.4 miles) J Piedra Peak - Red Mountain Alunite Deposits (Colorado Tunnel), Piedra Peak-South River Peak-Red Mountain Area, Mineral Co., Colorado, USA
97.7km (60.7 miles) K Bulldog Mountain Mine (Bulldog Mountain operation), Creede District, Mineral Co., Colorado, USA
128.9km (80.1 miles) L Asiatic Mine (Brooklyn; MS 16857a; Alabama; MS 16857a; Kearsarge; MS 16857a; Merrimac; MS 16857a; Oregon; MS 16857a; Montgomery; MS 16857a; Olimpia; MS 16857a), Decatur West District (Stunner District), Conejos Co., Colorado, USA
129.5km (80.5 miles) M South Mountain, Summitville District (Summit District), Rio Grande Co., Colorado, USA
131.1km (81.5 miles) N Lookout Mountain, Summitville District (Summit District), Rio Grande Co., Colorado, USA
131.2km (81.5 miles) O Galactic open pit, Summitville, Summitville District (Summit District), Rio Grande Co., Colorado, USA
139.7km (86.8 miles) P Marble Mountain Deposit, Jasper, Rio Grande Co., Colorado, USA
169.4km (105.3 miles) Q Sandy No. 3 Mine, Elk Ridge, White Canyon District, San Juan Co., Utah, USA
173.7km (107.9 miles) R Deer Flat, White Canyon, White Canyon District, San Juan Co., Utah, USA
178.8km (111.1 miles) S Porphyry Peak Alunite Deposit, Bonanza District (Kerber Creek District), Saguache Co., Colorado, USA
185.9km (115.5 miles) T Villa Grove Turquoise Mine (Hall Turquoise Mine; Villa Grove Mine; Turquoise Lode and Turquoise Blue Lode claims), Bonanza District (Kerber Creek District), Saguache Co., Colorado, USA
232.0km (144.1 miles) U Leadville, Leadville District, Lake Co., Colorado, USA
249.3km (154.9 miles) V Eagle Mine (New Jersey Zinc Eagle Mine; Gilman Mine; Wilkesbarre shaft; Newhouse tunnel; Little Chief Mine; Iron Mask Mine; Belden Mine; Black Iron Mine), Gilman, Gilman District (Battle Mountain District; Red Cliff District), Eagle Co., Colorado, USA
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