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Molybdenite from
Strategic Metals Mine (Blue Star Mine; Big Pass Canyon Mine), Granite Mining District (North Granite Mining District), Mineral Mts (Mineral Range), Beaver Co., Utah, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Molybdenite
Formula:MoS2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Molybdenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Strategic Metals Mine (Blue Star Mine; Big Pass Canyon Mine), Granite Mining District (North Granite Mining District), Mineral Mts (Mineral Range), Beaver Co., Utah, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Molybdenite
0.2km (0.1 miles) Big Pass group (Blue Star Mine; Pass Canyon group), Granite Mining District (North Granite Mining District), Mineral Mts (Mineral Range), Beaver Co., Utah, USA
3.4km (2.1 miles) Bismuth Mine (Star King Bismuth; San Francisco Bismuth; Major Lode), Granite Mining District (North Granite Mining District), Mineral Mts (Mineral Range), Beaver Co., Utah, USA
5.6km (3.5 miles) Contact claim (Contact Fraction claim; Contact group), Granite Mining District (North Granite Mining District), Mineral Mts (Mineral Range), Beaver Co., Utah, USA
27.0km (16.8 miles) Maria Mine, Rocky Mining District, Rocky Range, Beaver Co., Utah, USA
28.7km (17.9 miles) Moscow Mine (Old Moscow/New Moscow), Star and North Star Mining Districts, Star Range, Beaver Co., Utah, USA
33.4km (20.8 miles) OK Mine (Milford Pit), Beaver Lake Mining District, Beaver Lake Mountains, Beaver Co., Utah, USA
45.5km (28.2 miles) Cupric Mine (Iron Devil mine), San Francisco Mining District (Frisco Mining District), San Francisco Mountains, Beaver Co., Utah, USA
45.8km (28.5 miles) Cactus Mine, Preuss Mining District (Newhouse Mining District), San Francisco Mountains, Beaver Co., Utah, USA
49.1km (30.5 miles) Deer Trail Mine, Mount Baldy Mining District, Cottonwood Creek, Piute Co., Utah, USA
61.9km (38.5 miles) La Veta Occurrence, Henry Mining District, Antelope Range, Sevier Co., Utah, USA
 
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