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Jarosite from
Butler deposit, La Ventana mesa, Sandoval Co., New Mexico, USA

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Jarosite
Formula:KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Page, L. R.; Stocking, H. E.; Smith, H. B. (1956) Contributions to the geology of uranium and thorium by the United States Geological Survey and Atomic Energy Commission for the United Nations International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. USGS Professional Paper 300 pp303-319
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Jarosite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Butler deposit, La Ventana mesa, Sandoval Co., New Mexico, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Jarosite
0.0km (0.0 miles) Butler Bros. No. 1 mine, Nacimiento Mountains District, Sandoval Co., New Mexico, USA
8.6km (5.4 miles) Arroyo Dedos Gordos, Nacimiento Mountains District, Sandoval Co., New Mexico, USA
14.5km (9.0 miles) Nacimiento Mountains District, Sandoval Co., New Mexico, USA
83.8km (52.1 miles) Mina del Tiro, Cerrillos District, Santa Fe Co., New Mexico, USA
90.6km (56.3 miles) Cunningham mine, Old Placers District, Santa Fe Co., New Mexico, USA
 
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