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Calcite from
Morenci Mine (Morenci pit; Phelps Dodge Morenci Mine; Morenci-Metcalf), Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Calcite
Formula:CaCO3
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Merritt Stephen Enders (2000) The Evolution of Supergene Enrichment in the Morenci Porphyry Copper Deposit, Greenlee County, Arizona. PhD Thesis, University of Arizona
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Chrysocolla3 photos of Calcite associated with Chrysocolla at this locality.
Malachite3 photos of Calcite associated with Malachite at this locality.
Tenorite3 photos of Calcite associated with Tenorite at this locality.
Azurite2 photos of Calcite associated with Azurite at this locality.
Chalcophanite1 photo of Calcite associated with Chalcophanite at this locality.
Quartz1 photo of Calcite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Limonite1 photo of Calcite associated with Limonite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Calcite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Morenci Mine (Morenci pit; Phelps Dodge Morenci Mine; Morenci-Metcalf), Morenci, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Calcite
5.1km (3.1 miles) Shannon Mine (Shannon Mountain Mine), King Gulch, Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
13.5km (8.4 miles) Twig Mine (Hogan Twigg claim), Copper Mountain Mining District (Clifton-Morenci Mining District), Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
28.0km (17.4 miles) Safford deposit (Spalding; Lindsey and Anderson claims; Sanchez Copper deposit; Esperanza Mine), Sanchez, Lone Star Mining District (Safford Mining District; Dos Pobres Mining District), Graham Co., Arizona, USA
28.1km (17.5 miles) Iceland Spar occurrence, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
30.0km (18.6 miles) Coal Creek, Big Lue Mts, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA
30.3km (18.8 miles) Lone Star Mine (Lone Star group; Lone Star deposit), Lone Star Mountain, Lone Star, Lone Star Mining District (Safford Mining District; Dos Pobres Mining District), Graham Co., Arizona, USA
35.8km (22.3 miles) Denton Mine (Thurston & Hardy Mine; Black Butte Mine; Sanders Manganese Mine; Godfrey Mine; Denton claims), Peloncillo Mts, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
36.4km (22.6 miles) Black Cat claims (Black Cat group), Twin Peaks Mining District, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
37.3km (23.2 miles) Fourth of July Mine (Fourth of July claims; Ellis shaft; Billingsley Fluorspar Mines; Sydney Mine), Duncan, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
37.8km (23.5 miles) Ash Peak Mines (Hardy Mine; Goldfield Extension Mine; Commerce and Shamrock Mine; Shamrock shaft; Ash Peak Extension Mine; Patented claim MS 3076a), Duncan, Greenlee Co., Arizona, USA
 
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