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Chalcopyrite 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:Chalcopyrite
Formula:CuFeS2
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:
Quartz6 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Sphalerite3 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Sphalerite at this locality.
Gold2 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Gold at this locality.
Galena2 photos of Chalcopyrite associated with Galena at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcopyrite 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 Chalcopyrite
0.2km (0.1 miles) Treasury Tunnel (Treasury Tunnel Mine), La Plata Mountain, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
1.1km (0.7 miles) National Belle Mine (National Bell Mine), Red Mountain, Red Mountain Mining District, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
1.7km (1.1 miles) Joby Mine, Red Mountain Mining District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
1.9km (1.2 miles) Silver Bell Mine, Red Mounain No.2, Ouray, Ouray Mining District, San Juan Mts, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
2.1km (1.3 miles) Longfellow Mine, Red Mountain Mining District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) Andrus Mine, Red Mountain Mining District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA
4.6km (2.9 miles) Topeka-Kentucky Giant vein, Ouray Mining District (Uncompahgre Mining District), Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
4.9km (3.1 miles) Hidden Treasure, Mt. Sneffels, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
4.9km (3.1 miles) Keno - Patsie et al Claims, Ouray Mining District (Uncompahgre Mining District), Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
5.0km (3.1 miles) Yellow Rose Mine, Mt. Sneffels, Ouray Co., Colorado, USA
 
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