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Chalcocite from
Getchell Mine (North Pit; Center pit; South pit), Adam Peak, Potosi Mining District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Chalcocite
Formula:Cu2S
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10310488.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcocite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Getchell Mine (North Pit; Center pit; South pit), Adam Peak, Potosi Mining District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
Localities for Chalcocite in this Region
Turquoise Ridge Mine (Getchell Underground; Hansen Creek pit), Getchell Mine (North Pit; Center pit; South pit), Adam Peak, Potosi Mining District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcocite
1.0km (0.6 miles) Turquoise Ridge Mine (Getchell Underground; Hansen Creek pit), Getchell Mine (North Pit; Center pit; South pit), Adam Peak, Potosi Mining District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
42.1km (26.2 miles) Lone Tree Mine, Buffalo Mountain Mining District, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
60.6km (37.6 miles) Gracie Mine (Elder Creek Mine), Battle Mountain Mining District, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA
69.4km (43.1 miles) Little Giant mine, Battle Mountain Mining District, Lander Co., Nevada, USA
69.7km (43.3 miles) Copper Basin Mine, Battle Mountain Mining District, Lander Co., Nevada, USA
70.4km (43.8 miles) Copper Basin, Battle Mountain Mining District, Lander Co., Nevada, USA
75.0km (46.6 miles) Copper Canyon mine, Battle Mountain Mining District, Lander Co., Nevada, USA
80.3km (49.9 miles) Goldstrike Mines, Lynn Mining District, Eureka Co., Nevada, USA
85.2km (52.9 miles) Carlin Gold mine, Elko, Lynn Mining District, Eureka Co., Nevada, USA
97.0km (60.2 miles) Mike deposit, Maggie Creek Mining District, Eureka Co., Nevada, USA
 
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