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Daniel Section 30 gold prospect (Cap Daniel's Mine; Captain Daniel's mine), Ishpeming Greenstone belt (Marquette Greenstone belt), Marquette Co., Michigan, USAi
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Daniel Section 30 gold prospect (Cap Daniel's Mine; Captain Daniel's mine)Prospect
Ishpeming Greenstone belt (Marquette Greenstone belt)Belt
Marquette Co.County
MichiganState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 42' 6'' North , 87° 35' 44'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Big Bay319 (2017)16.2km
Trowbridge Park2,176 (2017)20.1km
Negaunee4,582 (2017)22.5km
Marquette21,297 (2017)23.3km
Ishpeming6,483 (2017)24.3km


Section 30 T50N R26W
A vein carrying copper, silver and gold discovered by Captain Martin Daniel in 1898.

Commodities (Major) - Silver, Copper, Gold
Deposit Type: Vein
Development Status: Occurrence

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Wroewolfeite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Wroewolfeite7.DD.10Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Wroewolfeite31.4.2.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H WroewolfeiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O WroewolfeiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ChalcociteCu2S
S WroewolfeiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
CuCopper
Cu CopperCu
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu WroewolfeiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6 · 2H2O
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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JOHNSON, A.M. AND GROTH, E.H., 1998, INVENTORY OF UNDERGROUND MINES, MARQUETTE COUNTY, P. 131-132, SITE ID 520051, MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES.


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