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Indicator Mine (Denver Indicator Mine), Denver group (Denver Mining and Milling Company; Ore Hill group; Red Ledge Mine; Fenner Mine; Chance Mine; Pacoima Canyon Mine), Kagel Canyon, San Gabriel Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USAi
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Indicator Mine (Denver Indicator Mine)Mine
Denver group (Denver Mining and Milling Company; Ore Hill group; Red Ledge Mine; Fenner Mine; Chance Mine; Pacoima Canyon Mine)- not defined -
Kagel CanyonCanyon
San Gabriel MtsMountain Range
Los Angeles Co.County
CaliforniaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 34° North , 118° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


A former Cu-Pb-Zn mine located in the NE¼ sec. 10, T3N, R14W, SBM, 12 miles from the mouth of Pacoima Canyon (ENE ?).

Mineralization is a vein deposit hosted in schist.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Galena
Formula: PbS
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O SideriteFeCO3
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S CovelliteCuS
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe SideriteFeCO3
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Tucker, W. Burling (1921) Los Angeles field division: California Mining Bureau. Report 17: 318.
Sharp, W.E. (1959) Minerals from Los Angeles County, California. Printed privately, Los Angeles, California: 30-31.
Murdoch, Joseph and Webb, Robert W. (1966) Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966). California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 132, 342.
Pemberton, H. Earl (1983) Minerals of California. Van Nostrand Reinhold Press: 69, 84, 99, 103, 212, 271.


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