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Jarosite from
Champion Mine (White Mountain Mine; Jeffrey Mine; Diaspore; Vulcanus; Black Eagle; Champion Sillimanite Mine; Champion Andalusite Mine; Vulcanite Mine; Vulcanite & Vulcanus No. 156; Black Eagle & Vulcanus Nos. 8 and 9 No. 157), White Mountain Peak, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Jarosite
Formula:KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Woodhouse, C.D. (1936), Change them every 10,000 miles: Mineralogist: 4(3): 4; Gross, E.B. and Parwel, A. (1968) Rutile mineralization at the White Mountain andalusite deposit, California. Arkiv för Mineralogie och Geologi 4, No. 29: 493-497; Wise, W. S. (1977): Mineralogy of the Champion mine White Mountains, California. Mineralogical Record 8, 484; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 277.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Alunite
Limonite
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Jarosite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Champion Mine (White Mountain Mine; Jeffrey Mine; Diaspore; Vulcanus; Black Eagle; Champion Sillimanite Mine; Champion Andalusite Mine; Vulcanite Mine; Vulcanite & Vulcanus No. 156; Black Eagle & Vulcanus Nos. 8 and 9 No. 157), White Mountain Peak, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Jarosite
35.3km (21.9 miles) Yaney Mine, Bishop, Bishop Mining District (Tungsten Hills Mining District), Inyo Co., California, USA
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67.7km (42.1 miles) Cucomungo mine (Siskon mine), Tule Canyon Mining District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA
71.4km (44.4 miles) Big 3 Mine, Railroad Springs Mining District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA
72.4km (45.0 miles) Castle Rock mine, Gilbert Mining District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA
75.4km (46.9 miles) Weepah Mine, Weepah Mining District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA
85.0km (52.8 miles) McLean Mine, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA
97.2km (60.4 miles) Mohawk Mine, Goldfield, Goldfield Mining District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USA
99.4km (61.8 miles) Reward Mine (Brown Monster Mine; Ruth; Hirsch and Telescope group; Brown Monster-Reward; Graham-Jones; Eclipse; Golden West claims; Hidden Treasure group; F. D. Roosevelt claims), Reward, Russ Mining District, Inyo Mts (Inyo Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
 
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