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San Carlos Mine, La Luz, Guanajuato Municipality, Guanajuato, Mexicoi
Regional Level Types
San Carlos MineMine
La Luz- not defined -
Guanajuato MunicipalityMunicipality
GuanajuatoState
MexicoCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
21° North , 101° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:


Ref.: Panczner (1987): 86, 178, 294, 358. A silver mine located at La Luz near Guanajuato (city).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


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

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Van King
Aguilarite (TL)
Formula: Ag4SeS
Type Locality:
Reference: Can Min 12 (1974), 365; Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index, 3rd Edition"; Panczner (1987): 86.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Panczner (1987): 86-358.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Panczner (1987): 86-358.
Datolite
Formula: CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Reference: Panczner (1987): 86-358.
Pearceite
Formula: [Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Reference: Panczner (1987): 86-358.
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Panczner (1987): 86-358.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Panczner (1987): 86-358.
'Selenopolybasite-Tac'
Reference: Am Min 92:918-925
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Reference: Panczner (1987): 86-358.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Aguilarite (TL)2.BA.55Ag4SeS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pearceite2.GB.15[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Datolite9.AJ.20CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Selenopolybasite-Tac'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Aguilarite (TL)2.4.1.3Ag4SeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Pearceite3.1.8.1[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
ø = 4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
ø = 3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with B in [4] coordination
Datolite54.2.1a.1CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Selenopolybasite-Tac'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
BBoron
B DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
SSulfur
S AguilariteAg4SeS
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S AcanthiteAg2S
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
AsArsenic
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
As Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
SeSelenium
Se AguilariteAg4SeS
AgSilver
Ag AguilariteAg4SeS
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
SbAntimony
Sb Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4

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