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Malachite from
Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA

Locality type:Town
Classification
Species:Malachite
Formula:Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Habit:Botryoidal/mammillary masses.
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 37.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Gibbsite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Azurite310 photos of Malachite associated with Azurite at this locality.
Cuprite81 photos of Malachite associated with Cuprite at this locality.
Calcite75 photos of Malachite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Copper41 photos of Malachite associated with Copper at this locality.
Chrysocolla21 photos of Malachite associated with Chrysocolla at this locality.
Limonite18 photos of Malachite associated with Limonite at this locality.
Lepidocrocite9 photos of Malachite associated with Lepidocrocite at this locality.
Hematite9 photos of Malachite associated with Hematite at this locality.
Goethite8 photos of Malachite associated with Goethite at this locality.
Tenorite6 photos of Malachite associated with Tenorite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Malachite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Photo GalleryView Gallery (181 photos)
Localities for Malachite in this Region
Calumet and Arizona Mine (Junction Mine; Junction shaft), Calumet and Arizona group of claims (Calumet and Arizona Mining Company group of claims), Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Campbell Mine (Campbell shaft), Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Cole Mine (Cole shaft; Cole No. 3), Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Twilight Mine (Twilight claim), Higgins Mine (Higgins tunnel), Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Ivanhoe Mine, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Lavender Open Pit Mine (Lavender pit), Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Lowell Mine (Lowell shaft), Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Copper Queen Mine (Halero Mine), Queen Hill, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Czar Mine (Czar shaft), Copper Queen Mine (Halero Mine), Queen Hill, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Holbrook Mine (Holbrook shaft), Copper Queen Mine (Halero Mine), Queen Hill, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Irish Mag Mine (Calumet and Arizona Mine), Calumet and Arizona group of claims (Calumet and Arizona Mining Company group of claims), Ramsey Canyon, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Sacramento pit (Sacramento Mine), Sacramento Hill, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Shattuck Mine (Shattuck-Denn Mine; Shattuck-Arizona Mine; Denn Mine), Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Southwest Mine, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Malachite
2.3km (1.4 miles) Unnamed prospects, Juniper Flats, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
2.9km (1.8 miles) Twilight Mine (Twilight claim), Higgins Mine (Higgins tunnel), Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
3.5km (2.2 miles) Southwest Mine, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
3.6km (2.2 miles) Copper Queen Mine (Halero Mine), Queen Hill, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) Shattuck Mine (Shattuck-Denn Mine; Shattuck-Arizona Mine; Denn Mine), Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) Czar Mine (Czar shaft), Copper Queen Mine (Halero Mine), Queen Hill, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
4.2km (2.6 miles) Juniper Flats, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
4.3km (2.6 miles) Holbrook Mine (Holbrook shaft), Copper Queen Mine (Halero Mine), Queen Hill, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
4.4km (2.7 miles) Irish Mag Mine (Calumet and Arizona Mine), Calumet and Arizona group of claims (Calumet and Arizona Mining Company group of claims), Ramsey Canyon, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
4.5km (2.8 miles) Sacramento pit (Sacramento Mine), Sacramento Hill, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
 
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