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Metahewettite from
Monument No. 2 Mine, Monument No. 2 channel, Yazzie Mesa, Cane Valley Mining District, Apache Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Metahewettite
Formula:CaV6O16 · 3H2O
Comments:Principal ore mineral in a channel in the DeChelly Sandstone that is filled by Shinarump Conglomerate; as an impregnation of the sandstone & as replacement of fossil plant matter.
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 294; Finnell, T.L. (1957), Structural control of uranium ore at the Monument No. 2 mine, Apache Co., AZ, Econ.Geol.: 52: 25-35; Rocks & Min.: 64:500.; Mineralogical Magazine 1979 43 : 550-550
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Metahewettite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Monument No. 2 Mine, Monument No. 2 channel, Yazzie Mesa, Cane Valley Mining District, Apache Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Metahewettite
29.2km (18.2 miles) Harvey Black Mine, Monument Valley Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
51.8km (32.2 miles) Tom Klee Mine (Tom Klee No. 1), Rough Rock, Rough Rock Mining District, Apache Co., Arizona, USA
56.7km (35.3 miles) Tom Wilson Mine (Jim Hatattly Mine), Rough Rock, Rough Rock Mining District, Apache Co., Arizona, USA
60.2km (37.4 miles) Rough Rock Slope No. 9 Mine, Rough Rock, Rough Rock Mining District, Apache Co., Arizona, USA
63.3km (39.3 miles) Dan Taylor No. 1 Mine (LaGloria Oil and Gas claim; Yale Point), Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache Co., Arizona, USA
69.1km (42.9 miles) Todecheenie No. 1 Mine (Frank Todeckeenie Mine), Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache Co., Arizona, USA
69.3km (43.1 miles) Kasewood Bahe No. 1 Mine, Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache Co., Arizona, USA
69.9km (43.5 miles) Begay No. 1 Mine (Thomas Begay No. 1; Begay #1), Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache Co., Arizona, USA
70.7km (43.9 miles) La Gloria Oil & Gas claim, Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache Co., Arizona, USA
71.2km (44.2 miles) Etsitty No. 1 Mine (M.O. 5), Taasahdi Dzil, Black Mountain Mining District (Black Mesa Mining District), Apache Co., Arizona, USA
 
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