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Amethyst from
Miller Canyon, Cochise County, Arizona, USA

Locality type:Canyon
Classification
Species:Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula:SiO2
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:C. Wellington Rose, II
Specimen source:Personally collected
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Amethyst data
Locality Data:Click here to view Miller Canyon, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Amethyst
39.1km (24.3 miles) Washington Camp-Duquesne Mining District, Patagonia Mining District, Patagonia Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
69.4km (43.2 miles) Commonwealth Mine (Pearce Mine; Silver Ware Mine; Brockman Mine; Smith Mine; Rinaud Mine; Ritter Mine; Eisenhart vein), Pearce, Pearce Mining District, Pearce Hills, Sulphur Springs Valley, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
76.8km (47.7 miles) White Oak Mine (White Oak property; White Oaks Mine; Walker Canyon; Old Clarke Mine; Old Clark Mine; Sunrise Mine; White Oak #1 adit), Walker Canyon, Big Steve - White Oak group, Pajarito Mining District, Pajarito Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
77.4km (48.1 miles) Big Steve Mine, Pena Blanca Lake, Big Steve - White Oak group, Pajarito Mining District, Pajarito Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
77.5km (48.2 miles) Morning & Evening Mine group (Morning and Evening Mine; Morning Mine), Pajarito Mining District, Pajarito Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
78.3km (48.7 miles) St. Patrick Mine (Saint Patrick Mine), Pajarito District (Nogales District), Pajarito Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona, USA
 
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