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Sombrerete, Mun. de Sombrerete, Zacatecas, Mexicoi
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Sombrerete- not defined -
Mun. de SombrereteMunicipality
Zacatecas- not defined -
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 23° 38' North , 103° 39' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 23.63333,-103.65000
GeoHash:G#: 9snq3qk65
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

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18 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Bromargyrite
Formula: AgBr
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: No reference listed
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: No reference listed
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Miargyrite
Formula: AgSbS2
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: No reference listed
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Silver
Formula: Ag
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Jordi Fabre specimen
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Reference: Richard Gunter specimen; RRUFF database

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Silver'1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Acanthite'2.BA.35Ag2S
'Bornite'2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Jamesonite'2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
'Marcasite'2.EB.10aFeS2
'Miargyrite'2.HA.10AgSbS2
'Proustite'2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
'Pyrargyrite'2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
'Bromargyrite'3.AA.15AgBr
'Chlorargyrite'3.AA.15AgCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
'Valentinite'4.CB.55Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Topaz'9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
ø = 2
Miargyrite3.7.3.2AgSbS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Bromargyrite9.1.4.2AgBr
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
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 TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O QuartzSiO2
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O ValentiniteSb2O3
FFluorine
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S BaryteBaSO4
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MiargyriteAgSbS2
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S PyriteFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
AsArsenic
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
BrBromine
Br BromargyriteAgBr
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag BromargyriteAgBr
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag MiargyriteAgSbS2
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag SilverAg
SbAntimony
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Sb MiargyriteAgSbS2
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb ValentiniteSb2O3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14

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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Neogene
2.588 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 2432424

Age: Neogene (2.588 - 23.03 Ma)

Lithology: Acidic igneous extrusive

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

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