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Sericite from
Vernal Mesa Quartz Monzonite, Black Canyon of the Gunnison River, Montrose Co., Colorado, USA

Locality type:Pluton
Classification
Species:Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula:KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sericite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Vernal Mesa Quartz Monzonite, Black Canyon of the Gunnison River, Montrose Co., Colorado, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sericite
55.5km (34.5 miles) News Boy, Paquin Mining District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
56.4km (35.1 miles) Headlight Mine, Goose Creek Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
57.0km (35.4 miles) Bachelor mine, Paquin Mining District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
58.8km (36.6 miles) Johnathan, Gold Hill Mining District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
58.9km (36.6 miles) Ironcap Mine (Patented Claims: Iron Cap; MS 8973; Iron Band; MS 8973), Goose Creek Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
59.2km (36.8 miles) Copper King Mine (MS 18761; Patented Claim: Copper King), Goose Creek Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
60.0km (37.3 miles) American Nettie, Gold Hill Mining District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
60.0km (37.3 miles) The Blowout Occurrence, Ouray Mining District (Uncompahgre Mining District), Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
61.4km (38.2 miles) Beth Group, Uncompahgre Peak Area, Hinsdale Co., Colorado, USA
62.4km (38.8 miles) Mineral Farm Mine, Ouray, Ouray Mining District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
 
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