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Chalcocite from
Cattle Grid deposit (Cattlegrid; ML5599), Mount Gunson Copper mines (Pernatty Lagoon - Mount Gunson Cu Deposits), Pernatty Lagoon, Stuart Shelf, South Australia, Australia

Locality type:Deposit
Classification
Species:Chalcocite
Formula:Cu2S
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Noble R.J., Just J. and Johnson J. E., 1983, Catalogue of South Australian Minerals-1983, Government Printer, Adelaide.; Noble R.J., Just J. and Johnson J. E., 1983, Catalogue of South Australian Minerals:1983, Government Printer, Adelaide.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Atacamite3 photos of Chalcocite associated with Atacamite at this locality.
Bornite2 photos of Chalcocite associated with Bornite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Chalcocite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Cattle Grid deposit (Cattlegrid; ML5599), Mount Gunson Copper mines (Pernatty Lagoon - Mount Gunson Cu Deposits), Pernatty Lagoon, Stuart Shelf, South Australia, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Chalcocite
1.3km (0.8 miles) A MG 14 deposit, Mount Gunson Copper mines (Pernatty Lagoon - Mount Gunson Cu Deposits), Pernatty Lagoon, Stuart Shelf, South Australia, Australia
3.6km (2.2 miles) B Windabout deposit, Mount Gunson Copper mines (Pernatty Lagoon - Mount Gunson Cu Deposits), Pernatty Lagoon, Stuart Shelf, South Australia, Australia
35.4km (22.0 miles) C Groundhog skarn, Punt Hill region, Stuart Shelf, South Australia, Australia
41.9km (26.0 miles) D Carrapateena Project (Carrapateena Deposit), Andamooka Ranges, Stuart Shelf, South Australia, Australia
114.6km (71.2 miles) E Olympic Dam Mine, Roxby Downs, Stuart Shelf, South Australia, Australia
118.3km (73.5 miles) F Ediacara Mine (Beltana North; Ediacara Consolidated; New Ediacara Consolidated), Ediacaran Fossil Reserve, Beltana, Leigh Creek, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
143.7km (89.3 miles) G Slaty Rock mine, Cradock, South Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
143.8km (89.3 miles) H Ok Copper Mine (White feather), Central North, South Australia, Australia
144.6km (89.9 miles) I Iron Monarch open cut, Iron Knob, Middleback Range, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
146.6km (91.1 miles) J Great Gladstone Mine, Quorn, South Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
149.4km (92.8 miles) K Wheal Friendship (Rocky Knob; Rocky Knob Extended), Blinman, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
149.7km (93.0 miles) L Youngs Cobalt Mine (Young's Mine), Blinman, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
150.0km (93.2 miles) M Appealinna Mine, Oraparinna homestead (Oraparinna National Park), Bunkers Range, South Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
150.4km (93.5 miles) N Blinman Mines, Blinman, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
155.8km (96.8 miles) O Mount Rugged Mine, Blinman, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
157.2km (97.7 miles) P Sliding Rock Mine, Warraweena, Beltana, Leigh Creek, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
157.4km (97.8 miles) Q Mountain of Light Mine, Copley, Leigh Creek, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
168.8km (104.9 miles) R Diamond Jubilee Mine, Copley, Leigh Creek, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
170.3km (105.8 miles) S Spring Creek Mine, Wilmington, South Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
174.4km (108.3 miles) T Copper Claim (Anesbury mine), Eurelia, South Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
180.2km (112.0 miles) U Victory Mine (J.W. Ducks; Ducks; Lease 1293), Leigh Creek, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
183.3km (113.9 miles) V Fullartons mine (Fullartons claims; Eurelia), Eurelia, South Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
183.3km (113.9 miles) W Red Hill Mine (Red Boulder; Bock & Broadbents), Cradock, South Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
188.3km (117.0 miles) X Paulls Consolidated Mine (Friend Copper; Pauls), Nichol Nob, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
188.8km (117.3 miles) Y Paulls North Mine, Nichol Nob, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
190.0km (118.0 miles) Z Mount Burr Mine, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
195.7km (121.6 miles) 0 Nichol Nob Mine (Nichols Nob Mine; Benalack mine), Nichol Nob, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
196.4km (122.0 miles) 1 Great Mount Lyndhurst Mine, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
196.8km (122.3 miles) 2 Big Lode Mine, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
201.1km (125.0 miles) 3 Weedna Mine, Mt Clive area, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
202.4km (125.8 miles) 4 Lorna Doone Mine, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
203.4km (126.4 miles) 5 Iron Duke Mine, Iron Duke Complex, Middleback Range, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
205.8km (127.9 miles) 6 Barilla Mine, Mount Lyndhurst station, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
207.0km (128.6 miles) 7 Mount Rose Mine, Winyagunna Hut, North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
243.3km (151.1 miles) 8 Prominent Hill Mine, Central North, South Australia, Australia
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