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Utahite from
Gold Chain Mine, Mammoth, Tintic Mining District, Juab Co., Utah, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Utahite
Formula:Cu5Zn3(TeO4)4(OH)8 · 7H2O
Habit:Triclinic. Elongated needles or spheres.
Colour:Sky blue.
Abundance at site:Very Rare
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
Analysis Reference:Visual ID by Brent Thorne.
References
References:Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Utahite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Gold Chain Mine, Mammoth, Tintic Mining District, Juab Co., Utah, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Utahite
1.1km (0.7 miles) Upper dumps, North Star Mine (Star Consolidated Mine), Mammoth Peak, Mammoth, Tintic Mining District, Juab Co., Utah, USA
1.1km (0.7 miles) North Star Mine (Star Consolidated Mine), Mammoth Peak, Mammoth, Tintic Mining District, Juab Co., Utah, USA
1.8km (1.1 miles) Centennial Eureka Mine (Blue Rock), Eureka, Tintic Mining District, Juab Co., Utah, USA
 
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