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Calcite from
Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA

Locality type:Mountain Range
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
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 pp388-404
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
Localities for Calcite in this Region
R.O.H.K. prospect, Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
Sabina Mountain, Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
Unnamed U prospect [1] (Unnamed prospect at Hueco Gap [VH-HU-B7-1]), Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
13.3km (8.3 miles) Unnamed U prospect [1] (Unnamed prospect at Hueco Gap [VH-HU-B7-1]), Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
14.3km (8.9 miles) R.O.H.K. prospect, Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
20.5km (12.7 miles) Sabina Mountain, Hueco Mts (Huego Mts), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
45.9km (28.5 miles) Fusselman Canyon, Franklin Mts (Franklin Range), El Paso Co., Texas, USA
47.8km (29.7 miles) Cornudas Mts, Otero Co., New Mexico, USA
48.1km (29.9 miles) Wind Mountain, Cornudas Mts, Otero Co., New Mexico, USA
49.8km (30.9 miles) Three Bears mine, Orogrande District, Otero Co., New Mexico, USA
50.9km (31.6 miles) Nannie Baird mine, Orogrande District, Otero Co., New Mexico, USA
51.8km (32.2 miles) Lucky mine, Orogrande District, Otero Co., New Mexico, USA
57.5km (35.7 miles) South Canyon Magnesite Deposits, South Canyon Mining District, Doña Ana Co., New Mexico, USA
 
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