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Jarosite from
Standard Mine, Ruby Mining District (Elk Mountain Mining District; Irwin Mining District), Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Jarosite
Formula:KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Caine, J.S., Manning, A.H., Berger, B.R., Kremer, Y., Guzman, M.A., Eberl, D.D., and Schuller, K. (2010): USGS Open-File Report 10-1008
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Jarosite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Standard Mine, Ruby Mining District (Elk Mountain Mining District; Irwin Mining District), Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Jarosite
32.5km (20.2 miles) Doctor Mine, Spring Creek (Spring Gulch), Gunnison Co., Colorado, USA
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83.2km (51.7 miles) Leadville, Leadville Mining District, Lake Co., Colorado, USA
93.3km (58.0 miles) Black Iron Mine (Eagle No. 2 Mine; Iron Mask), Gilman, Gilman Mining District (Battle Mountain Mining District; Red Cliff Mining District), Eagle Co., Colorado, USA
94.0km (58.4 miles) Eagle Mine (New Jersey Zinc Eagle Mine; Gilman Mine; Wilkesbarre shaft; Newhouse tunnel; Little Chief Mine; Iron Mask Mine; Belden Mine; Black Iron Mine), Gilman, Gilman Mining District (Battle Mountain Mining District; Red Cliff Mining District), Eagle Co., Colorado, USA
94.0km (58.4 miles) Gilman Mining District (Battle Mountain Mining District; Red Cliff Mining District), Eagle Co., Colorado, USA
95.6km (59.4 miles) Climax Mine (Climax Open Pit Mine), Climax, Climax Mining District, Lake Co., Colorado, USA
98.4km (61.2 miles) Dolly Varden Mine (Varden Mine), Mount Bross, Alma Mining District, Park Co., Colorado, USA
98.5km (61.2 miles) Moose Mine, Mount Bross, Alma Mining District, Park Co., Colorado, USA
99.0km (61.5 miles) Carbonate Mining District, Garfield Co., Colorado, USA
 
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