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Pyrite from
Champion Mine (White Mountain Mine; Jeffrey Mine; Diaspore; Vulcanus; Black Eagle; Champion Sillimanite Mine; Champion Andalusite Mine; Vulcanite Mine; Vulcanite & Vulcanus No. 156; Black Eagle & Vulcanus Nos. 8 and 9 No. 157), White Mountain Peak, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Pyrite
Formula:FeS2
Comments:Abundant.
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Gross, E.B. and Parwel, A. (1968) Rutile mineralization at the White Mountain andalusite deposit, California. Arkiv för Mineralogie och Geologi 4, No. 29: 493-497; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 72.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Pyrite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Champion Mine (White Mountain Mine; Jeffrey Mine; Diaspore; Vulcanus; Black Eagle; Champion Sillimanite Mine; Champion Andalusite Mine; Vulcanite Mine; Vulcanite & Vulcanus No. 156; Black Eagle & Vulcanus Nos. 8 and 9 No. 157), White Mountain Peak, White Mts, Mono Co., California, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Pyrite
12.6km (7.9 miles) Huebner group (Huebner group of mines), Hammil, Hammil Valley, Mono Co., California, USA
18.0km (11.2 miles) Beckman Mine, Banner Ridge, Chidago Mining District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
18.1km (11.3 miles) Chance Mine, Casa Diablo Mountain, Chidago Mining District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
18.6km (11.6 miles) Black Rock Mine (Black Rock Tungsten deposit), Black Rock Canyon, Banner Ridge, Chidago Mining District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
20.5km (12.8 miles) Lone Star Mine (St. Ives group), Banner Ridge, Chidago Mining District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
20.8km (12.9 miles) Casa Diablo Mine (Casa Diablo Quicksilver Mine), Casa Diablo Mountain, Chidago Mining District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
21.1km (13.1 miles) Long Chance & Vanelmart Mine (Long Chance Mine; Vanelmart Mine; Last Chance Mine), Banner Ridge, Chidago Mining District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
21.2km (13.2 miles) Gold Wedge Mine (Gold Webb Mine), Banner Ridge, Chidago Mining District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
21.6km (13.4 miles) Tower Mine, Banner Ridge, Chidago Mining District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
23.3km (14.5 miles) Gold Crown Mine, Banner Ridge, Chidago Mining District, Benton Range, Mono Co., California, USA
 
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