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San Miguel Mine, Moctezuma, Mun. de Moctezuma, Sonora, Mexicoi
Regional Level Types
San Miguel MineMine
Moctezuma- not defined -
Mun. de MoctezumaMunicipality
Sonora- not defined -
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 29° 48' North , 109° 40' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 29.80000,-109.66667
GeoHash:G#: 9t6182zjt
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:BSh : Hot semi-arid (steppe) climate


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North America Plate

Plate - 4,949 mineral species & varietal names listed

Sonoran Desert, North America

Desert - 1,138 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


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

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne. Acquired from Fred Devito.
Bambollaite
Formula: Cu(Se,Te)2
Reference: Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
Cliffordite (TL)
Formula: (UO2)Te4+3O7
Type Locality:
Reference: Amer.Min.(1969) 54, 697-701
Emmonsite
Formula: Fe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Reference: Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Geffroyite
Formula: (Cu,Fe,Ag)9(Se,S)8
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
Goldfieldite
Formula: Cu10Te4S13
Reference: Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Gruzdevite
Formula: Cu6Hg3Sb4S12
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
Mackayite
Formula: Fe3+(Te4+2O5)(OH)
Reference: No reference listed
Mroseite
Formula: CaTe4+(CO3)O2
Reference: Panczner (1987): 280.
Nasledovite
Formula: PbMn3Al4(CO3)4(SO4)O5 · 5H2O
Reference: Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
Paratellurite
Formula: TeO2
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne. Acquired from Fred Devito.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
Schmitterite
Formula: (UO2)(TeO3)
Reference: Lapis 2001(1), 11-40
Skippenite
Formula: Bi2TeSe2
Reference: Bindi L, Cipriani C (2004) The crystal structure of skippenite, Bi2Se2Te, from the Kochkar deposit, southern Urals, Russian Federation, The Canadian Mineralogist 42, 835-840
Tellurite
Formula: TeO2
Reference: No reference listed
Tellurium
Formula: Te
Reference: No reference listed
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Lapis 2001(1), 11-40; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Tellurium'1.CC.10Te
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Acanthite'2.BA.35Ag2S
'Bambollaite'2.EB.05bCu(Se,Te)2
'Bornite'2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Geffroyite'2.BB.15(Cu,Fe,Ag)9(Se,S)8
'Goldfieldite'2.GB.05Cu10Te4S13
'Gruzdevite'2.GA.30Cu6Hg3Sb4S12
'Hessite'2.BA.60Ag2Te
'Skippenite'2.DC.05Bi2TeSe2
'Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
'Chlorargyrite'3.AA.15AgCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cliffordite' (TL)4.JK.75(UO2)Te4+3O7
'Emmonsite'4.JM.10Fe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
'Goethite'4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
'Mackayite'4.JL.10Fe3+(Te4+2O5)(OH)
'Mroseite'4.JL.15CaTe4+(CO3)O2
'Paratellurite'4.DE.25TeO2
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
'Schmitterite'4.JK.70(UO2)(TeO3)
'Tellurite'4.DE.20TeO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Nasledovite'5.DB.05PbMn3Al4(CO3)4(SO4)O5 · 5H2O
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
'Jarosite'7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Tellurium1.3.4.2Te
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Geffroyite2.7.1.6(Cu,Fe,Ag)9(Se,S)8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Skippenite2.11.7.6Bi2TeSe2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Bambollaite2.12.9.1Cu(Se,Te)2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Goldfieldite3.3.6.6Cu10Te4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Gruzdevite3.4.13.3Cu6Hg3Sb4S12
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Paratellurite4.4.3.2TeO2
Tellurite4.4.6.1TeO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 17 - COMPOUND CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Nasledovite17.1.6.1PbMn3Al4(CO3)4(SO4)O5 · 5H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 34 - SELENITES, TELLURITES AND SULFITES
A(XO3)
Schmitterite34.1.6.1(UO2)(TeO3)
A2(XO3)3·xH2O
Cliffordite (TL)34.3.1.1(UO2)Te4+3O7
Emmonsite34.3.3.1Fe3+2(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Anhydrous Selenites, Tellurites and Sulfites containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Mackayite34.6.1.1Fe3+(Te4+2O5)(OH)
Compound Selenites, Tellurites and Sulfites
Mroseite34.8.4.1CaTe4+(CO3)O2
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 EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H MackayiteFe3+(Te24+O5)(OH)
H NasledovitePbMn3Al4(CO3)4(SO4)O5 · 5H2O
CCarbon
C MroseiteCaTe4+(CO3)O2
C NasledovitePbMn3Al4(CO3)4(SO4)O5 · 5H2O
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O Cliffordite(UO2)Te34+O7
O EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O MackayiteFe3+(Te24+O5)(OH)
O MroseiteCaTe4+(CO3)O2
O NasledovitePbMn3Al4(CO3)4(SO4)O5 · 5H2O
O ParatelluriteTeO2
O QuartzSiO2
O Schmitterite(UO2)(TeO3)
O TelluriteTeO2
AlAluminium
Al NasledovitePbMn3Al4(CO3)4(SO4)O5 · 5H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S BaryteBaSO4
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S GalenaPbS
S GoldfielditeCu10Te4S13
S GruzdeviteCu6Hg3Sb4S12
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S NasledovitePbMn3Al4(CO3)4(SO4)O5 · 5H2O
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca MroseiteCaTe4+(CO3)O2
MnManganese
Mn NasledovitePbMn3Al4(CO3)4(SO4)O5 · 5H2O
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Fe Geffroyite(Cu,Fe,Ag)9(Se,S)8
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe MackayiteFe3+(Te24+O5)(OH)
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
CuCopper
Cu BambollaiteCu(Se,Te)2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu Geffroyite(Cu,Fe,Ag)9(Se,S)8
Cu GoldfielditeCu10Te4S13
Cu GruzdeviteCu6Hg3Sb4S12
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
SeSelenium
Se BambollaiteCu(Se,Te)2
Se Geffroyite(Cu,Fe,Ag)9(Se,S)8
Se SkippeniteBi2TeSe2
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag Geffroyite(Cu,Fe,Ag)9(Se,S)8
Ag HessiteAg2Te
SbAntimony
Sb GruzdeviteCu6Hg3Sb4S12
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
TeTellurium
Te BambollaiteCu(Se,Te)2
Te Cliffordite(UO2)Te34+O7
Te EmmonsiteFe23+(TeO3)3 · 2H2O
Te GoldfielditeCu10Te4S13
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te MackayiteFe3+(Te24+O5)(OH)
Te MroseiteCaTe4+(CO3)O2
Te ParatelluriteTeO2
Te Schmitterite(UO2)(TeO3)
Te SkippeniteBi2TeSe2
Te TelluriteTeO2
Te TelluriumTe
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
HgMercury
Hg GruzdeviteCu6Hg3Sb4S12
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb NasledovitePbMn3Al4(CO3)4(SO4)O5 · 5H2O
BiBismuth
Bi SkippeniteBi2TeSe2
UUranium
U Cliffordite(UO2)Te34+O7
U Schmitterite(UO2)(TeO3)

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Tertiary
2.588 - 66 Ma



ID: 2430169

Age: Cenozoic (2.588 - 66 Ma)

Lithology: Conglomerate

Reference: Instituto Nacional de Estadística, Geografía e Informática. Conjunto de Datos Vectoriales Geológicos. Continuo Nacional. Escala 1:1’000,000. [63]

Miocene - Oligocene
5.333 - 33.9 Ma



ID: 3184329
Cenozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Cenozoic (5.333 - 33.9 Ma)

Comments: Sierra Madre Occidental

Lithology: Ignimbrite(s); felsic volcanic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Panczner, W.D. (1987) Minerals of Mexico: 164, 256, 280, 336, 370.
Lapis (2001) 1, 11-40.


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