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Chrysocolla from
Morenci Mine (Morenci pit; Phelps Dodge Morenci Mine; Morenci-Metcalf), Morenci, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Chrysocolla
Formula:Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]; Merritt Stephen Enders (2000) The Evolution of Supergene Enrichment in the Morenci Porphyry Copper Deposit, Greenlee County, Arizona. PhD Thesis, University of Arizona
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Malachite31 photos of Chrysocolla associated with Malachite at this locality.
Azurite30 photos of Chrysocolla associated with Azurite at this locality.
Tenorite23 photos of Chrysocolla associated with Tenorite at this locality.
Dioptase13 photos of Chrysocolla associated with Dioptase at this locality.
Quartz5 photos of Chrysocolla associated with Quartz at this locality.
Calcite3 photos of Chrysocolla associated with Calcite at this locality.
Limonite2 photos of Chrysocolla associated with Limonite at this locality.
1 photo of Chrysocolla associated with at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chrysocolla data
Locality Data:Click here to view Morenci Mine (Morenci pit; Phelps Dodge Morenci Mine; Morenci-Metcalf), Morenci, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chrysocolla
1.7km (1.1 miles) A Humming Bird Mine, Morenci, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
2.8km (1.8 miles) B Las Trajas Mine (Arizona Copper Co. property [in part]), Pinkaro Gulch, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
3.6km (2.2 miles) C Stevens Mines Group (Stevens group of claims), Garfield Gulch, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) D Coronado Mine (Coronado Mining Co. property; Arizona Copper Co. group [in part]), Coronado vein, Copper Plate Gulch, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
3.9km (2.4 miles) E Dover Copper Mines (Gold Belt Mines/group; Dover Copper group; Copper Plate Mine), Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
4.4km (2.7 miles) F Santa Lucia Mine (Jupiter claim), Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
4.7km (2.9 miles) G Brunswick Mine, Stevens Mines Group (Stevens group of claims), Garfield Gulch, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
4.9km (3.1 miles) H Molinar Alaska Mine (Brunswick; Alaska; Stevens Mine; Stevens Molinar; Stevens lease; Stella Mine), Stevens Mines Group (Stevens group of claims), Garfield Gulch, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
5.1km (3.1 miles) I Shannon Mine (Shannon property; Shannon Mountain Mine; Boulder claim; Antietam Mine; Antietam claim; Leo C claim), King Gulch, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
5.4km (3.3 miles) J Mammoth Mine (Arizona Copper Co. group), Garfield Gulch, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
5.5km (3.4 miles) K Iolanthe prospect (Dead Pine prospect; El Moro prospect), King Gulch, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) L Eleven and Celtic group (Celtic group; Veiled Prophet group), Placer Gulch, Copper Mountain District (Clifton-Morenci District), Shannon Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
28.0km (17.4 miles) M Safford deposit (Spalding; Lindsey and Anderson claims; Sanchez Copper deposit; Esperanza Mine), Sanchez, Lone Star District (Safford District; Dos Pobres District), Gila Mts, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
28.5km (17.7 miles) N Ben Hur Mine (Ben Hurr Mine; Lola Dean Mine; Christmas Gift Mine), Weber Peak, Lone Star District (Safford District; Dos Pobres District), Gila Mts, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
30.9km (19.2 miles) O San Juan Mine (Peacock Mine), Peterson Wash, Lone Star District (Safford District; Dos Pobres District), Gila Mts, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
32.1km (19.9 miles) P Safford Mine (Dos Pobres Mine; Dos Pobres ore body; Los Pobres; Safford Phelps Dodge; Phelps Dodge Safford project; Arrowhead Mine), Lone Star District (Safford District; Dos Pobres District), Gila Mts, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
32.4km (20.1 miles) Q Commerce Mine (Mayflower Mine; Commerce-Mayflower Mine), Twin Peaks District, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
47.2km (29.3 miles) R Jim Crow Mine, Jim Crow-Imperial, Steeple Rock District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA
73.8km (45.8 miles) S Mt. Jackson Mine (Spar Mine; Spar Fluorite group; Rhodes Spar Mine; Mount Jackson No. 1 and 2 claims MS 4673; Mount Jackson Mine), Jackson Mountain, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
82.2km (51.1 miles) T Thumper Nos. 1-2-3 claims, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
82.3km (51.2 miles) U Fisher prospect, Turnbull Mountain, Aravaipa District, Turnbull Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
83.2km (51.7 miles) V Unnamed copper prospect (22), Black Rock Canyon, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
83.3km (51.7 miles) W Rambling Ruby, Wild Horse Mesa, Telegraph District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA
90.1km (56.0 miles) X Red Crystal Mine, Klondyke, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
90.5km (56.2 miles) Y La Clede Mine (Laclede Mine), Klondyke, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
90.5km (56.2 miles) Z Sulphur Springs Valley, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
91.0km (56.5 miles) 0 Unnamed copper prospect (14), Klondyke, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
91.1km (56.6 miles) 1 Unnamed Pb-Cu-Mo prospect, Horse Mountain area, Aravaipa, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
91.7km (57.0 miles) 2 Unnamed copper prospect (16), Klondyke, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
91.7km (57.0 miles) 3 Sinn Fein Mine (Sin Fin Mine; Tornado Mine; Lundquist Mine), Williamson Canyon, Cobre Grande Mountain, Aravaipa, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
91.7km (57.0 miles) 4 Grand Reef Mine (Aravaipa Mine; Lead Jewel; Joe Rubal Mine; Vivian Mine; Calistoga Mining & Development Co. Mine; Bringham Silver and Lead Mine), Laurel Canyon, Grand Reef Mountain, Klondyke, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
91.7km (57.0 miles) 5 Dog Water Mine (Dogwater Mine; Silver Cable Mine; Silver Cable claim; Dogwater and Silver Cable Mine; Patented claims MS 1760), Laurel Canyon, Grand Reef Mountain, Klondyke, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
91.8km (57.1 miles) 6 Unnamed copper prospect (15), Aravaipa, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
92.0km (57.2 miles) 7 Booker T. Washington claim, Aravaipa, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
92.9km (57.8 miles) 8 Starlight Mine (Tri-Bullion Mine; Arizona claims; Wright claims; Will Ryan group; Tribullion M and S Co. property; patented claims MS 2372), Kelly Gulch, Stanley District, Santa Teresa Mts, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
93.9km (58.4 miles) 9 Fairview prospect, Aravaipa, Santa Teresa Mts, Aravaipa District, Graham Co., Arizona, USA
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