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Copiapite from
Blue Lizard Mine, Red Canyon, White Canyon District, San Juan Co., Utah, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Copiapite
Formula:Fe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Visually Identified
References
References:Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne;Plášil, j.,Kampf, A.R., Kasatkin, A.V., Marty, J., Škoda, R., Silva, S. & Čejka, J. (2013): Meisserite, Na5(UO2)(SO4)3(SO3OH)(H2O), a new uranyl sulfate mineral from the Blue Lizard mine, San Juan County, Utah, USA. Mineralogical Magazine. 77, 2975-2988.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Copiapite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Blue Lizard Mine, Red Canyon, White Canyon District, San Juan Co., Utah, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Copiapite
130.2km (80.9 miles) A Temple Mountain, San Rafael District (San Rafael Swell), Emery Co., Utah, USA
167.6km (104.1 miles) B Dexter No. 7 Mine, Calf Mesa, San Rafael District (San Rafael Swell), Emery Co., Utah, USA
168.7km (104.8 miles) C Dexter Group, Calf Mesa, San Rafael District (San Rafael Swell), Emery Co., Utah, USA
211.8km (131.6 miles) D Cameron, Cameron Mining District, Coconino Co., Arizona, USA
216.8km (134.7 miles) E Huskon No. 7 Mine (Huskon No. 7 - Yazzie No. 102 Mine; Yazzie No. 102 Mine), Huskon Mines (Huskon group), Cameron, Cameron Mining District, Coconino Co., Arizona, USA
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