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Sphalerite from
Idarado Mine, Telluride, Telluride Mining District (Upper San Miguel Mining District), San Juan Mts, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Rocks & Min 70:5 pp 298-310; Foord, E. E., & Shawe, D. R. (1989). The Pb-Bi-Ag-Cu-(Hg) Chemistry Of Galena And Some Associated Sulfosalts: A Reviewand Some New Data From Colorado, California And Pennsylvania. Canadian Mineralogist, 27, 363-382.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Quartz10 photos of Sphalerite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Gold5 photos of Sphalerite associated with Gold at this locality.
Galena5 photos of Sphalerite associated with Galena at this locality.
Chalcopyrite3 photos of Sphalerite associated with Chalcopyrite at this locality.
Manganoan Calcite3 photos of Sphalerite associated with Manganoan Calcite at this locality.
Electrum3 photos of Sphalerite associated with Electrum at this locality.
Epidote1 photo of Sphalerite associated with Epidote at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Idarado Mine, Telluride, Telluride Mining District (Upper San Miguel Mining District), San Juan Mts, San Miguel Co., Colorado, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
1.1km (0.7 miles) National Belle Mine (National Bell Mine), Red Mountain, Red Mountain Mining District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
2.1km (1.3 miles) Longfellow Mine, Red Mountain Mining District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) Galena Queen Mine (Silver Pitcher), Eureka Mining District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) Andrus Mine, Red Mountain Mining District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) Henrietta Mine (Lark), Red Mountain Mining District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) Graham Mine (Crevice; Kansas City Adits), Eureka Mining District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) Galtie Boy - Hercules Mine, Gladstone, Eureka Mining District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
4.9km (3.1 miles) Hidden Treasure, Mt. Sneffels, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
5.0km (3.1 miles) Yellow Rose Mine, Mt. Sneffels, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
5.2km (3.2 miles) Gladstone Mine, Gladstone, Eureka Mining District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
 
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