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Sphalerite from
Elkhorn mine, Elkhorn Mining District (Three Forks Mining District; Slater Mining District), Routt Co., Colorado, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Spencer, A. C. (1904) The copper deposits of the Encampment district, Wyoming. USGS Professional Paper 25
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Elkhorn mine, Elkhorn Mining District (Three Forks Mining District; Slater Mining District), Routt Co., Colorado, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
31.3km (19.4 miles) Meta Mine, Encampment District, Carbon Co., Wyoming, USA
32.9km (20.4 miles) Greenville Mine (Greenville Shaft prospect), Clark, Routt Co., Colorado, USA
38.3km (23.8 miles) Caprock prospect, Pearl Mining District, Jackson Co., Colorado, USA
62.1km (38.6 miles) New Rambler mine (Rambler Mine; Holmes Mine; Electrolytic Mine; Great Rambler Mine), New Rambler Mining District, Albany Co., Wyoming, USA
71.7km (44.5 miles) Unnamed Zn-PGE prospect (MRDS - 10048495), Keystone Mining District - Douglas Creek Mining District, Medicine Bow Mountains, Albany Co., Wyoming, USA
 
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