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Illite from
Red Mountain Mine (Red Mountain Copper prospect; Gem Mine; Carlton property; Ten Grand Mine; Red Mountain project), Red Mountain, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Muscovite var: Illite
Formula:K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Singer, D.A., Berger, V.I., and Moring, B.C. (2005): USGS Open-File Report 05-1060
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Illite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Red Mountain Mine (Red Mountain Copper prospect; Gem Mine; Carlton property; Ten Grand Mine; Red Mountain project), Red Mountain, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Illite
6.4km (4.0 miles) Sunnyside & Volcano Mines (Sunnyside Mine group; Volcano-Sunnyside Mine; Sunnyside Mine), Alum Gulch, Harshaw Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
50.7km (31.5 miles) Kartchner Caverns, Whetstone Mining District, Whetstone Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
56.3km (35.0 miles) Gallagher Vanadium & Rare Minerals Corporation Mine (Gallagher vanadium property; Bradsher Mine; Stella Mine; Vogel Mine; Buena Vista Mine), Tombstone Mining District, Tombstone Hills, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
57.9km (36.0 miles) Cross Hill Quarry (Pantano Clay deposit; Mineral Lease No. 23880C), Pantano Wash, Rincon Mining District, Rincon Mts, Pima Co., Arizona, USA
73.1km (45.4 miles) Bisbee, Warren Mining District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
77.4km (48.1 miles) Sacramento Hill, Bisbee, Warren Mining District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
83.2km (51.7 miles) Festerling Mine (Elsicor Mine; Cora Mine), Black Diamond Peak, Middle Pass Mining District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
 
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