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Congreso-León Mine (Congreso Mine; León Mine; Congresso-León Mine), León Group, San Pedro Corralitos, Casas Grandes Municipality, Chihuahua, Mexicoi
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Congreso-León Mine (Congreso Mine; León Mine; Congresso-León Mine)Mine
León Group- not defined -
San Pedro Corralitos- not defined -
Casas Grandes MunicipalityMunicipality
ChihuahuaState
MexicoCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
30° 45' North , 107° 40' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Campo Seis125 (2018)23.5km
Campo Siete (El Capulín)109 (2014)24.5km
Campo Cinco178 (2018)25.6km
Campo Cuatro (El Capulín)164 (2014)27.8km
Hidalgo451 (2018)30.0km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Mina Congreso-León (Mina el León)


Old mine.

Note: Congresso-León Mine seems to be a misnomer.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


26 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Min Rec 35:6 pp4-17
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Austinite
Formula: CaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Min Rec 35:6 pp4-17; Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Panczner (1987): 130, 348.; Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Panczner (1987): 130, 348.; Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Mario Pauwels
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Habit: Globular aggregates
Colour: Yellow
Description: One pocket between 8th and 9th level produced over 2 tons of specimens from room 30x40x20 feet.
Reference: Panczner(1987):130 & 348.
Plumbojarosite
Formula: Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Panczner (1987): 130, 348.; Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Smithsonite var: Herrerite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)CO3
Reference: Panczner (1987): 130, 348.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
'Tetrahedrite'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Willemite
Formula: Zn2SiO4
Reference: Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Min Rec 35:6 pp4-17; Wendell W. (2004) - Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17,65.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
'Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
var: Herrerite5.AB.05(Zn,Cu)CO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Plumbojarosite7.BC.10Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Adamite8.BB.30Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Austinite8.BH.35CaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Beudantite8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Conichalcite8.BH.35CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Willemite9.AA.05Zn2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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 = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
'Tetrahedrite'3.3.6.1Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
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
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
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
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Plumbojarosite30.2.5.6Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Austinite41.5.1.3CaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Conichalcite41.5.1.2CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Adamite41.6.6.3Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Willemite51.1.1.2Zn2SiO4
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Smithsonite
var: Herrerite
-(Zn,Cu)CO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
H AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
H BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C Smithsonite (var: Herrerite)(Zn,Cu)CO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
O AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
O BaryteBaSO4
O BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O CalciteCaCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O WillemiteZn2SiO4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Smithsonite (var: Herrerite)(Zn,Cu)CO3
O AragoniteCaCO3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si WillemiteZn2SiO4
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BaryteBaSO4
S BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
S PyriteFeS2
S TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
CaCalcium
Ca AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Cu Smithsonite (var: Herrerite)(Zn,Cu)CO3
ZnZinc
Zn AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
Zn AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn WillemiteZn2SiO4
Zn Smithsonite (var: Herrerite)(Zn,Cu)CO3
AsArsenic
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
As BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
As ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6

References

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Panczner (1987): 130, 348.
Wilson, W. (2004): Famous Mineral Localities: San Pedro Corralitos. Mineralogical Record 35(6), 4-17, 65.

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