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Chalcanthite from
Champion Mine, Santa Clarita, Los Angeles Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Chalcanthite
Formula:CuSO4 · 5H2O
Comments:Occurs as efflorescences on mine walls.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Sharp, W.E. (1959) Minerals from Los Angeles County, California. Printed privately, Los Angeles, California: 51; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 297.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcanthite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Champion Mine, Santa Clarita, Los Angeles Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcanthite
170.8km (106.2 miles) A Unnamed Cu occurrence [4], Sunshine Peak, Lava Beds District (Newberry District), Lava Bed Mts, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
179.3km (111.4 miles) B Coso Mine (Devil's Kitchen; Atlas; Lynch & Lynch; Nicol; Walley-Mickey & Wheeler), Coso Hot Springs deposit, Coso Hot Springs, Coso District (New Coso District), Coso Mts (Coso Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
198.3km (123.2 miles) C Copper King Mine, Maturango Peak, Argus Mts (Argus Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
209.6km (130.3 miles) D Darwin District, Darwin Hills, Inyo Co., California, USA
211.2km (131.2 miles) E April Fool claims (April Fool claim; Keegan; Manganese No. 1 and No. 4 claims), Owlshead Mts, Inyo Co., California, USA
221.4km (137.6 miles) F Santa Rosa Mine (Lee-Santa Rosa Mine; Santa Rosa Mines), Malpais Mesa, Inyo Mts (Inyo Range), Inyo Co., California, USA
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