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Muscovite from
Bingham Canyon Mine (Bingham Canyon deposit; Kennecott Mine; Bingham Copper Mine; Utah Copper Mine), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Muscovite
Formula:KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:James R. Wilson (1995) A Collector's Guide to Rock, Mineral, & Fossil Localities of Utah UGS Miscellaneous Publication 95-4; North, Jerry (2010) Displays of Nature : History, Minerals & Crystals of Utah's Bingham Canyon Copper Mine.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Muscovite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Bingham Canyon Mine (Bingham Canyon deposit; Kennecott Mine; Bingham Copper Mine; Utah Copper Mine), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Muscovite
2.2km (1.4 miles) Susquehanna tunnel occurrence, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.5km (1.5 miles) St. James Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) Spring Tunnel Prospect, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
2.7km (1.7 miles) Queen Mine (Butterfield Group), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.1km (1.9 miles) Unknown Silver - Lead - Zinc - Copper Occurrence (MRDS - 10012745), Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.6km (2.2 miles) Saints Rest Gulch SW Mines, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.7km (2.3 miles) Saints Rest Gulch NE Mines, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
3.8km (2.4 miles) Bishop Fork Prospect, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) Butterfield South Mines, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
4.0km (2.5 miles) Lucky Boy Mine, Bingham District (West Mountain District), Oquirrh Mts, Salt Lake Co., Utah, USA
 
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