SUPPORT US. If mindat.org is important to you, click here to donate to our Fall 2019 fundraiser!
Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat ArticlesThe ElementsBooks & Magazines
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsUsersMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day GalleryMineral Photography

Saponite from
Michigan Mine, Rockland, Ontonagon Co., Michigan, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Saponite
Formula:Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Robinson, George, 2004, Mineralogy of Michigan
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Saponite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Michigan Mine, Rockland, Ontonagon Co., Michigan, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Saponite
3.7km (2.3 miles) Caledonia Mine, Mass City, Ontonagon Co., Michigan, USA
6.6km (4.1 miles) Mass City, Ontonagon Co., Michigan, USA
7.6km (4.7 miles) Adventure mine, Greenland, Greenland Township, Ontonagon Co., Michigan, USA
35.2km (21.9 miles) Bergland, Ontonagon Co., Michigan, USA
60.0km (37.3 miles) Isle Royale Mines, Houghton, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
74.4km (46.2 miles) La Salle Mine, Osceola, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
75.8km (47.1 miles) Laurium Mine, Laurium, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
76.4km (47.5 miles) Osceola Amygdaloid, Osceola, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
77.8km (48.3 miles) Tamarack Mine, Tamarack, Calumet Township, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
78.4km (48.7 miles) Calumet, Calumet Township, Houghton Co., Michigan, USA
 
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: October 14, 2019 18:58:48
Go to top of page