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Orthoclase from
Bingham Canyon Mine (Bingham Canyon deposit; Kennecott Mine; Bingham Copper Mine; Utah Copper Mine), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Orthoclase
Formula:K(AlSi3O8)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; North, Jerry (2010) Displays of Nature : History, Minerals & Crystals of Utah's Bingham Canyon Copper Mine.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Orthoclase data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bingham Canyon Mine (Bingham Canyon deposit; Kennecott Mine; Bingham Copper Mine; Utah Copper Mine), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Orthoclase
1.9km (1.2 miles) Apex-Delaware Group Mines (Utah Apex), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.2km (1.4 miles) Venice Tunnel Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
23.9km (14.8 miles) Mercur Canyon SW Quarry, West Dip Area, Mercur District (Camp Floyd District), Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USA
31.6km (19.6 miles) Unnamed Feldspar occurrence [1], Cottonwood Heights, Big Cottonwood District, Wasatch Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
44.4km (27.6 miles) Black Point South Pit, Soldiers Pass Area, Utah Co., Utah, USA
 
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