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Rhodochrosite from
Magma Mine (Magma Superior Mine; Irene claim; Hub claim; Pomeroy; Superior Division; Silver Queen; Monarch claim; Magma Copper Mine; Broken Hill; Apex), Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA

Classification
Species:Rhodochrosite
Comments:Occurs as massive material and as rare small crystals in the South vein.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 353; Barnes, R. & M. Hay (1983), Famous mineral localities: The Magma Mine, Min.Rec.: 14: 72-82.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rhodochrosite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Magma Mine (Magma Superior Mine; Irene claim; Hub claim; Pomeroy; Superior Division; Silver Queen; Monarch claim; Magma Copper Mine; Broken Hill; Apex), Superior, Pioneer District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Rhodochrosite
34.5km (21.4 miles) A Mineral Farm Mine (Mineral Farms group; Mineral Farm group; Moonlight & Mineral Farm group; Eagle Pass group of claims; Moonlight; Bennett), Big Johnnie Gulch, Copper Hill, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
34.8km (21.6 miles) B Silver Glance Mine (Ramboz deposit; Ramboz vein; Rambo group [in part]; Silver Glance deposit; Racine Mines group; Dynomite Mine), Rescue Canyon, Globe Hills, Globe Hills District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
37.5km (23.3 miles) C Apex Mine (Apex property; Arizona Apex Mine; Lavell Mine; San Bernado), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
39.3km (24.4 miles) D London-Arizona Mine (London-Arizona Consolidated; London-Range; London-Shamrock; Curtin shaft; Brick gp/claims; Ball Copper Co. Mine), Toronado Peak, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
51.4km (31.9 miles) E Peacock claims, Bucket Mountain area, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
152.0km (94.5 miles) F Midnight Owl Mine (Lithia King Mine; Lithium King Mine; Midnight Owl pegmatites), Independence Gulch, White Picacho District, Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
156.9km (97.5 miles) G Twin Buttes Mine (Twin Buttes Open Pit Mine), Twin Buttes, Pima District (Olive District; Mineral Hill District; Twin Buttes District), Sierrita Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
181.8km (113.0 miles) H Ash Peak Mines (Hardy Mine; Goldfield Extension Mine; Commerce and Shamrock Mine; Shamrock shaft; Ash Peak Extension Mine; Patented claim MS 3076a), Duncan, Ash Peak District (Twin Peaks District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
183.4km (113.9 miles) I Glove Mine (Sunrise Mine), Glove Mine group (Zombie & Zeco claims; Festiago-Franklin; Blacksmith adit), Devil's Cash Box ridge, Amado, Cottonwood Canyon, Tyndall District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
188.2km (117.0 miles) J Jersey Girl Mine (Jersey Girl prospect), Toluachi group of claims (Toluachi group; Bonanza tunnel; Tennantite claim), Salero area, Tyndall District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
196.9km (122.3 miles) K Commonwealth Mine (Pearce Mine; Silver Ware Mine; Brockman Mine; Smith Mine; Rinaud Mine; Ritter Mine; Eisenhart vein), Pearce, Pearce District, Pearce Hills, Sulphur Springs Valley, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
202.4km (125.8 miles) L Lucky Cuss Mine (Escondido Mine; Escondido claims; McCann Mine; Wedge Mine), Tombstone District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
206.8km (128.5 miles) M Humboldt Mine, Alum Gulch, Harshaw District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
207.5km (128.9 miles) N Trench Mine, Trench and Josephine Mine group (Josephine Mines; Trench group of claims; Lunch Cans prospect), Alum Gulch, Harshaw District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
207.9km (129.2 miles) O Alta Mine, Hardshell Gulch, Harshaw, Harshaw District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
209.1km (129.9 miles) P Blue Nose Mine (Abe Lincoln Mine; War Horse Mine; Big Chief Mine; Big Jim Mine; Blue Nose Extension Mine; Home Again Virginia Hay claims), Harshaw, Harshaw District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
214.6km (133.4 miles) Q Four Metals Mine (Guajolote Mine; Frisco Mine; Red Hill crosscut; Red Mountain Mine; Phoenix claims; Hillside claims), Red Hill, Providencia Canyon, Patagonia District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
232.6km (144.5 miles) R Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
234.9km (145.9 miles) S Higgins Mine (Higgins tunnel), Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
235.2km (146.1 miles) T Humboldt Mine (Bradshaw Arizona Mine; May Mine; Hyde & Scott Mine), California District, Chiricahua Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
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