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Pyrrhotite from
Easy Bird Mine (Le Rio Mine; Outlook Mine; Big Pine Mine; Pacific Mine), Mokelumne Hill, Mokelumne Hill Mining District, East Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Pyrrhotite
Formula:Fe1-xS
Comments:Occurs disseminated in diorite.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Knopf, Adolf (1929), The Mother Lode system of California: USGS Professional Paper 157, 88 pp: 39; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 310; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 68.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrrhotite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Easy Bird Mine (Le Rio Mine; Outlook Mine; Big Pine Mine; Pacific Mine), Mokelumne Hill, Mokelumne Hill Mining District, East Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrrhotite
9.5km (5.9 miles) Argonaut Mine (Pioneer Mine; Sunset), Martell, Jackson-Plymouth Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Amador Co., California, USA
13.0km (8.1 miles) Mechanics Mine (Potazuba), Sutter Creek, Jackson-Plymouth Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Amador Co., California, USA
15.2km (9.5 miles) Lone Star Mine [1] (Reed & Hillary Mine; Lone Star Reed & Hillary), West Point, West Point Mining District, East Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
15.9km (9.9 miles) Calaveras-Columbus Mine (Columbus; Amador-Columbus), West Point, West Point Mining District, East Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
17.4km (10.8 miles) Treasure Mine (Hazard Mine), New Chicago, Jackson-Plymouth Mining District, Mother Lode Belt, Amador Co., California, USA
17.6km (11.0 miles) West Point, West Point Mining District, East Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
17.9km (11.1 miles) Kimball group (Lucky Strike claim [or Pioneer Luck Strike claim]), Pioneer, West Point Mining District, East Belt, Amador Co., California, USA
18.1km (11.2 miles) Defender Mine, Pioneer, West Point Mining District, East Belt, Amador Co., California, USA
19.2km (11.9 miles) Blazing Star Mine (Water Lily Mine), Bummerville, West Point Mining District, East Belt, Calaveras Co., California, USA
20.6km (12.8 miles) Belden Mine, Barton, West Point Mining District, East Belt, Amador Co., California, USA
 
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