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Hemimorphite from
79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA

Classification
Species:Hemimorphite
Formula:Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Comments:Pseudos on wad replacing chrysocolla, fine specimens.
Habit:Hollow, egg shell-like balls on matirx.
Colour:Blue, white
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 123, 201, 248; Keith, S.B. (1972), Mineralogy and paragenesis of the 79 mine lead-zinc-copper deposit, Min.Rec.: 3: 247-264
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Chrysocolla
Descloizite
Hetaerolite
Hollandite
Sauconite
Wad
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Aurichalcite64 photos of Hemimorphite associated with Aurichalcite at this locality.
Wulfenite37 photos of Hemimorphite associated with Wulfenite at this locality.
Calcite25 photos of Hemimorphite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Rosasite22 photos of Hemimorphite associated with Rosasite at this locality.
Smithsonite16 photos of Hemimorphite associated with Smithsonite at this locality.
Chrysocolla13 photos of Hemimorphite associated with Chrysocolla at this locality.
Goethite13 photos of Hemimorphite associated with Goethite at this locality.
Limonite10 photos of Hemimorphite associated with Limonite at this locality.
Quartz5 photos of Hemimorphite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Mimetite4 photos of Hemimorphite associated with Mimetite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Hemimorphite data
Locality Data:Click here to view 79 Mine (79th Mine; Seventy-Nine Mine; Seventy-Nine property), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (105 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Hemimorphite
1.0km (0.6 miles) Finch Mine (Reagan Camp prospects; Barking Spider Mine), Keystone Gulch, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) London-Arizona Mine (London-Arizona Consolidated Mine), Toronado Peak, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
3.5km (2.1 miles) Curtin Mine (Humphrey Mine), Chilito, Hayden area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
6.3km (3.9 miles) Christmas Mine (Red Bird shafts; Inspiration Mine; Hackberry shafts), Christmas, Christmas area, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
8.0km (5.0 miles) Cowboy Mine, Dripping Springs, Banner Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
14.8km (9.2 miles) Elder Gulch prospects, Tiger Mountain area, Dripping Springs Mining District, Dripping Spring Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
37.6km (23.4 miles) Magma Mine (Magma Superior Mine; Irene claim; Hub claim; Pomeroy; Superior Division; Silver Queen; Monarch claim; Magma Copper Mine; Broken Hill; Apex), Superior, Pioneer Mining District, Pinal Mts, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
38.0km (23.6 miles) Ajax Mine, Bell Butte area, Mineral Mountain Mining District, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA
38.6km (24.0 miles) Albert Lea Mine (Albert Lea property; Lea tunnels; Albert Lea tunnels), Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills Mining District, Globe-Miami Mining District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
40.2km (25.0 miles) New Dominion Mine (New Dominion property; New Dominion group; Stallo deposit), Big Johnnie Gulch, Globe, Globe Hills, Globe Hills Mining District, Globe-Miami Mining District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
 
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