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Mariposite from
Oro Rico Mine (Penon Blanco Mine), Peñon Blanco Peak, Coulterville, Coulterville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Mariposa Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:'Mariposite' (not an IMA approved species)
Formula:K(Al,Cr)2(Al,Si)4O10(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Econ Geol (1987) 82:328-344
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Mariposite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Oro Rico Mine (Penon Blanco Mine), Peñon Blanco Peak, Coulterville, Coulterville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Mariposa Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Mariposite
2.5km (1.6 miles) McAlpine Mine, Peñon Blanco Peak, Coulterville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
5.4km (3.4 miles) Mary Harrison Mine, Mary Harrison group, Coulterville, Coulterville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Mariposa Co., California, USA
5.7km (3.5 miles) Louisa Mine (Louise Mine; Louise Point Mine), Mary Harrison group, Coulterville, Coulterville Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Mariposa Co., California, USA
19.7km (12.2 miles) Josephine Mine (Pine Tree Mine; Pine Tree Josephine Mine; Pine Tree and Josephine Mine), Pacific Mining Co. group, Bagby, Bagby-Mariposa-Mount Bullion-Whitlock Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Mariposa Co., California, USA
28.2km (17.5 miles) Harvard Mine (Harvard Mine group; McCann claim; Mooney claim; Pacific claim; Vulture claim; Trio claim; Sobrante claim), Jamestown Mine (Jamestown group), Jamestown, Jamestown District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
30.2km (18.8 miles) Hayseed Mine, Whitlock (Farmer's Hope; Whitlock Creek; Whitlock Gulch), Whitlock Mining District, Bagby-Mariposa-Mount Bullion-Whitlock Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Mariposa Co., California, USA
30.3km (18.8 miles) Rawhide Mine (Rawhide deposit; Paducah), Jamestown Mine (Jamestown group), Jamestown, Jamestown District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
31.8km (19.7 miles) Alameda Mine, Jamestown, Jamestown District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
33.5km (20.8 miles) Tuttletown, Tuttletown Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Tuolumne Co., California, USA
38.4km (23.9 miles) Carson Hill Gold Mining Company Mines (Carson Hill Mines), Melones, Carson Hill Mining District (Melones Mining District), Mother Lode Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
 
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