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Colfax Co., New Mexico, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 36° North , 104° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~12km


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Mineral List

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

Acanthite

Aegirine

Albite

var: Andesine

var: Oligoclase

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

Analcime

'Ancylite'

Andradite

Anglesite

Anorthite

var: Bytownite

'Anorthoclase'

Antigorite

'Apatite'

Aragonite

Arsenopyrite

Augite

Azurite

Baryte

'Biotite'

Bismuth

Bornite

Brenkite

Brockite

Calcite

Cancrinite

Cassiterite

Cerussite

'Chabazite'

Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

Chlorargyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Chromite

Chrysocolla

Copper

'Copper Stain'

Crandallite

Cryolite

Cuprite

Diopside

Epidote

Erythrite

Eudialyte

'Feldspar Group'

'var: Cryptoperthite'

'var: Perthite'

Ferberite

Ferro-hornblende

Fluorapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite

Fluorite

Galena

'Garnet'

Glaucodot

Goethite

Gold

Gonnardite

Graphite

Haüyne

Hematite

var: Specularite

'Hornblende'

Ice

'Iddingsite'

Ilmenite

Iron

var: Kamacite

Kaolinite

Kenyaite

'K Feldspar'

Kogarkoite

Kupletskite

'Lepidolite'

'Limonite'

Lorenzenite

Magnetite

Malachite

Manganoneptunite

Metatyuyamunite

'Meteoritic Iron'

Microcline

Molybdenite

Montmorillonite

Muscovite

Nacrite

Natrolite

Nepheline

Neptunite

Nosean

'Olivine'

Opal

var: Opal-AN

Orthoclase

'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'

Paranatrolite

Pectolite

Pentlandite

'Phillipsite'

Phosphorrösslerite

Pigeonite

Polylithionite

Prehnite

Proustite

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

Pyrochlore Group

Pyrophanite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Amethyst

var: Chalcedony

var: Smoky Quartz

Rasvumite

Rhodochrosite

Rosenbuschite

Rutile

Sanidine

'Scapolite'

Scheelite

Searlesite

Sérandite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Siderite

Silver

Sodalite

Sphalerite

Spinel

Stephanite

'Stilbite'

Stishovite

Taenite

Tetradymite

Tetrahedrite

'Tetranatrolite'

Thermonatrite

Thomsonite-Ca

Thorbastnäsite

Thorite

Titanite

Tremolite

Troilite

Trona

'Tundrite'

Tyuyamunite

Uraninite

Villiaumite

'Wad'

Xenotime-(Y)

Zircon

Zoisite


115 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

Petit, R. F., Jr. (1946) Mineral resources of Colfax County, New Mexico NMBMGMR Open-file Report - 15

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