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Uranophane from
Sterling Mine, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Uranophane
Formula:Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Comments:Occurs as an alteration halo around a single crystal of uraninite in calcite within "black ore."
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Frondel, C.: Minerals of Franklin & Sterling Hill, NJ - a checklist (1972); Cook, D.K.: Recent work on the minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, NJ: Min.Rec:4:62-66 (1973); Dunn(1995):Pt3:384.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Uranophane data
Locality Data:Click here to view Sterling Mine, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Uranophane
63.9km (39.7 miles) A Sherrer Quarry (C.K. Williams & Co. Quarry; Williams Quarry), C.K. Williams Quarry complex (Williams and Company Rock Quarry), Chestnut Hill (College Hill; Lafayette Hill; Mount Lafayette; Paxinosa Ridge), Easton, Northampton Co., Pennsylvania, USA
64.3km (40.0 miles) B Chestnut Hill (College Hill; Lafayette Hill; Mount Lafayette; Paxinosa Ridge), Easton, Northampton Co., Pennsylvania, USA
81.5km (50.7 miles) C Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
81.5km (50.7 miles) D Baylis Quarry (Bayliss Quarry), Bedford, Westchester Co., New York, USA
94.0km (58.4 miles) E Casey Quarry (Ridgefield pegmatite), Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
95.1km (59.1 miles) F Ridgefield, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
98.0km (60.9 miles) G Mauch Chunk Ridge, Jim Thorpe (Mauch Chunk), Carbon Co., Pennsylvania, USA
98.5km (61.2 miles) H Mount Pisgah, Jim Thorpe (Mauch Chunk), Carbon Co., Pennsylvania, USA
99.7km (61.9 miles) I Fillow Quarry (Branchville Quarry; Branchville Mica Mine; Smith Mine), Branchville, Redding (Reading), Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
109.1km (67.8 miles) J Biermann Quarries (Bethel quarries) and tourmaline ledge, Bethel, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
116.5km (72.4 miles) K New England Mining Company Quarry (Roebling Mine; Hewitt's Mine), Upper Merryall, New Milford, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
122.8km (76.3 miles) L East Village pegmatite, Monroe, Fairfield Co., Connecticut, USA
123.5km (76.8 miles) M McCrea's Quarry, Germantown, Philadelphia, Philadelphia Co., Pennsylvania, USA
129.3km (80.3 miles) N Woodbury pegmatite quarry, Woodbury, Litchfield Co., Connecticut, USA
172.6km (107.2 miles) O John Salak Quarry, Haddam, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
173.9km (108.1 miles) P Tollgate Quarry (Tollgate Mine; Bidwell Quarry; China-stone Quarry), Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA
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