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San Carlos Mine (Apex mine), San Carlos, Mun. de Manuel Benavides, Chihuahua, Mexico



Detailed Mineral List:
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{(Mg,Fe2+)5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Panczner (1987): 118-396.; Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 65: 26; Panczner (1987): 118-396.; Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Panczner (1987): 118-396.; Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Panczner (1987): 118-396.; Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62; Econ Geol (1993) 88:934-947
'Garnet'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Hedyphane
Formula: Pb3Ca2(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Panczner (1987): 118-396.; Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Photo: © Elmar Lackner. Hedyphane from San Carlos Mine, San Carlos, Mun. de Manuel Benavides, Chihuahua, Mexico
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Photo: © Rob Lavinsky. Hematite from San Carlos Mine, San Carlos, Mun. de Manuel Benavides, Chihuahua, Mexico
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Panczner (1987): 118-396.; Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62; Econ Geol (1993) 88:934-947
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Panczner (1987): 118-396.; Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Photo: © 2003 John H. Betts. Mimetite from San Carlos Mine, San Carlos, Mun. de Manuel Benavides, Chihuahua, Mexico
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Panczner (1987): 118-396.; Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Panczner (1987): 118-396.; Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Staurolite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Zn)1.5-2Al9(SiO4)4O6(OH,O)2
Reference: Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Tetrahedrite
Formula: (Cu,Fe,Ag,Zn)12Sb4S13
Reference: Panczner (1987): 118-396.
Vanadinite
Formula: Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 65: 26; Panczner (1987): 118-396.; Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Photo: © Rob Lavinsky. Vanadinite from San Carlos Mine, San Carlos, Mun. de Manuel Benavides, Chihuahua, Mexico
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 65: 26; Panczner (1987): 118-396.; Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62
Photo: © . Wulfenite from San Carlos Mine, San Carlos, Mun. de Manuel Benavides, Chihuahua, Mexico


18 entries listed. 17 valid minerals.

References

Thomas Moore (2008) Famous Mineral Localities: The Apex Mine, San Carlos, Chihuahua, Mexico. Mineralogical Record 39:6 pp55-62

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