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Luna Co., New Mexico, USA

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Emily at the City of Rocks

Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
Basin Range Volcanics Geolapidary Museum - 2007

Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
Emily at the City of Rocks

Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
Basin Range Volcanics Geolapidary Museum - 2007

Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
Emily at the City of Rocks

Luna Co., New Mexico, USA
 
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 32° 32' 59'' North , 107° 43' 0'' West (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km


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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Acanthite

Actinolite

Adamite

Åkermanite

Albite

var: Andesine

var: Oligoclase

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

'Allanite Group'

Alunite

Alunogen

Andradite

Anglesite

Ankerite

Anorthite

var: Labradorite

'Anorthoclase'

Antigorite

'Apatite'

Aragonite

Arsenopyrite

Augite

Aurichalcite

Azurite

Baryte

Bayldonite

Beryl

Beudantite

Beyerite

Bindheimite

'Biotite'

Bismuthinite

Bismutite

Bornite

Brindleyite

Bromargyrite

'Calamine'

Calcite

var: Travertine

Carminite

Cassiterite

Cerussite

'Chabazite'

Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

Chlorargyrite

'Chlorargyrite Group'

'Chlorite Group'

Chondrodite

Chrysocolla

'Clays'

Clinohumite

'Clinoptilolite'

Conichalcite

Copper

Cordierite

Coronadite

Cotunnite

Creaseyite

Cryptomelane

Cummingtonite ?

Cuprite

Danalite

Descloizite

Diopside

Dioptase

Dolomite

Duftite

Dumortierite

Epidote

Erythrite

Fluorite

Fornacite

Forsterite

Friedrichite

Galena

Galenobismutite

'Garnet'

Gehlenite

Glauconite

Goethite

Gold

Grossular

'Grossular-Hibschite Series'

Gypsum

Helvine

Hematite

Hemimorphite

'Heulandite'

Hollandite

Hübnerite

Humite

Hydrozincite

'Hypersthene'

'Iddingsite'

Ilmenite

Ilsemannite

Jarosite

Jordisite

Kaolinite

Kettnerite

'K Feldspar'

Kolfanite

'Limonite'

Magnetite

Malachite

'Manganese Oxides'

'var: Manganese Dendrites'

Manganite

Marcasite

Merwinite

Microcline

Mimetite

'Mimetite-Pyromorphite Series'

Molybdenite

Molybdite

Molybdofornacite

Monticellite

Mordenite

Mottramite

Murdochite

Muscovite

var: Illite

var: Sericite

Natrojarosite

Népouite

Nitratine

'Olivine'

Opal

Orthoclase

Perite

Phlogopite

Plancheite

Plattnerite

Plumbojarosite (TL)

Powellite

Prehnite

Proustite

'Psilomelane'

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Amethyst

var: Brecciated Agate

var: Carnelian

var: Chalcedony

var: Fire Agate

var: Smoky Quartz

Reevesite

Rhodochrosite

Rosasite

Rutile

Sanidine

'Scapolite'

Scheelite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Shattuckite

Siderite

Sidwillite

Silver

'Smectite Group'

Smithsonite

Spessartine

Sphalerite

Spurrite

Stephanite

'Stibiconite'

Stibnite

Stolzite

Stromeyerite

Talc

Tenorite

Tetrahedrite

Thomsonite-Ca

'Thunder Egg'

Titanite

Tremolite

Vanadinite

Vesuvianite

'Wad'

Willemite

'Wolframite'

Wollastonite

Wulfenite

Wurtzite

Xilingolite

Zincite

Zircon

Zoisite


150 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.

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Localities in this Region

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References

- Griswold, G. B. (1961): Mineral deposits of Luna County, New Mexico. New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources, Bulletin 72, 157 p.

- Virginia T. McLemore, Kelly Donahue, Michael Breese, Meghan L. Jackson, Jeffrey Arbuckle, and Glen Jones (2001) MINERAL-RESOURCE ASSESSMENT OF LUNA COUNTY, NEW MEXICO NMBGMR Open-file Report OF-459

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