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Southerner claim, McGhee Peak, San Simon District, Peloncillo Mts, Hidalgo Co., New Mexico, USAi
Regional Level Types
Southerner claimClaim
McGhee PeakPeak
San Simon DistrictMining District
Peloncillo MtsMountain Range
Hidalgo Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
32° 10' 12'' North , 108° 43' 58'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Cotton City388 (2011)16.5km
Lordsburg2,531 (2017)20.2km
Glen Acres208 (2017)22.8km
Animas237 (2011)25.5km
Rodeo101 (2015)46.7km


"1.5 mi northwest of the Johnny Bull mine on the west slope of the Pelloncillo Mts in the San Simon Dist. Coords are N32.16999, W109.02910". (Bob Walstrom got the name from a 30yr old claim notice on the property. - See: http://www.mindat.org/mesg-11-338828.html )

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


12 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Bromargyrite
Formula: AgBr
Reference: Bob Walstrom field-collected specimens (See: www.mindat.org/mesg-11-338828.html ); Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Bob Walstrom field-collected specimens (See: www.mindat.org/mesg-11-338828.html ); Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Bob Walstrom field-collected specimens (See: www.mindat.org/mesg-11-338828.html ); Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Bromargyrite3.AA.15AgBr
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Bromargyrite9.1.4.2AgBr
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
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 MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O CerussitePbCO3
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
BrBromine
Br BromargyriteAgBr
AgSilver
Ag BromargyriteAgBr
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3

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