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Hydrozincite 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 Mining District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Hydrozincite
Formula:Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Comments:Occurs on the 1600 level as films on sphalerite.
Colour:White
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 256; Barnes, R. & M. Hay (1983), Famous mineral localities: The Magma Mine, Min.Rec.: 14: 72-82; Short, M.N., et al (1943), Geology and ore deposits of the Superior mining area, AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 151; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 53; Wilson, E.D., et al (1950), Arizona zinc and lead deposits, part I, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 156: 94.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Sphalerite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hydrozincite 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 Mining District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Hydrozincite
13.2km (8.2 miles) Ajax Mine, Bell Butte area, Mineral Mountain Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property; McHur prospect), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
 
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