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Evening Star Mine (Silver Queen Mine; Old Queen group), Tiger Wash, Belmont Mountain, Tonopah, Osborn District, Big Horn Mts, Maricopa Co., Arizona, USAi
Regional Level Types
Evening Star Mine (Silver Queen Mine; Old Queen group)Mine
Tiger WashWash
Belmont MountainMountain
Tonopah- not defined -
Osborn DistrictMining District
Big Horn MtsMountain Range
Maricopa Co.County
ArizonaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
33° 42' 2'' North , 113° 12' 51'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Aguila798 (2011)27.2km
Wenden728 (2011)33.2km
Salome1,530 (2011)38.1km
Wintersburg136 (2011)44.4km


A former underground Cu-V-Pb-Au-Ag-W mine located in the SE¼ sec. 7, T4N, R9W. (Big Horn Mountains 15 minute topo map).

Mineralization includes secondary copper minerals with ore in veins and pods in a shear zone.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Sonoran Desert, North AmericaDesert

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


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

Detailed Mineral List:

Alamosite
Formula: PbSiO3
Reference: Raman analyzed at the University of Arizona.; Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B., Jenkins, R.A. (2016): Raygrantite, Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2, a new mineral isostructural with iranite, from Big Horn Mountains, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. Canadian Mineralogist: 54: 625-634.
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: rolf Luetcke
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B., Jenkins, R.A. (2016): Raygrantite, Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2, a new mineral isostructural with iranite, from Big Horn Mountains, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. Canadian Mineralogist: 54: 625-634.
'Bindheimite'
Formula: Pb2Sb2O6O
Reference: Mineral News (2002) 18-1 pp1,5-7
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Calderónite
Formula: Pb2Fe3+(VO4)2(OH)
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Joe Ruiz. Analyzed at the University of Arizona.
Caledonite
Formula: Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Reference: Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B., Jenkins, R.A. (2016): Raygrantite, Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2, a new mineral isostructural with iranite, from Big Horn Mountains, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. Canadian Mineralogist: 54: 625-634.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Mineral News (2002) 18-1 pp1,5-7; Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B., Jenkins, R.A. (2016): Raygrantite, Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2, a new mineral isostructural with iranite, from Big Horn Mountains, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. Canadian Mineralogist: 54: 625-634.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Rolf Luetcke
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Mineral News (2002) 18-1 pp1,5-7
Creaseyite
Formula: Pb2Cu2Fe3+2(Si4.67Al0.33)O15.33(OH)3 · H2O
Descloizite ?
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Diaboleite
Formula: Pb2CuCl2(OH)4
Reference: Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B., Jenkins, R.A. (2016): Raygrantite, Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2, a new mineral isostructural with iranite, from Big Horn Mountains, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. Canadian Mineralogist: 54: 625-634.
Duftite
Formula: PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Fornacite
Formula: Pb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Bob Meyer (2012) Micro Mineral Collector. Friends of Mineralogy National Newsletter 42:10-13; Mineral News (2002) 18-1 pp1,5-7
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B., Jenkins, R.A. (2016): Raygrantite, Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2, a new mineral isostructural with iranite, from Big Horn Mountains, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. Canadian Mineralogist: 54: 625-634.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: rolf Luetcke
Hydrocerussite
Formula: Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Mineral News (2002) 18-1 pp1,5-7; Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B., Jenkins, R.A. (2016): Raygrantite, Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2, a new mineral isostructural with iranite, from Big Horn Mountains, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. Canadian Mineralogist: 54: 625-634.
Iranite
Formula: Pb10Cu(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Rolf Luetcke; Bob Meyer (2012) Micro Mineral Collector. Friends of Mineralogy National Newsletter 42:10-13
Kamitugaite
Formula: PbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
Reference: Grant, Raymond W., Bideaux, R.A., and Williams, S.A. (2006) Minerals Added to the Arizona List 1995-2005: 5; pers. comm. Josef Vajdak to C. Lemanski, Jr. (2002).
Lanarkite
Formula: Pb2(SO4)O
Reference: Raman analyzed at the University of Arizona.; Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B., Jenkins, R.A. (2016): Raygrantite, Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2, a new mineral isostructural with iranite, from Big Horn Mountains, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. Canadian Mineralogist: 54: 625-634.
Lavendulan
Formula: NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Reference: Raman analyzed at the University of Arizona.
Leadhillite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Raman analyzed at the University of Arizona.; Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B., Jenkins, R.A. (2016): Raygrantite, Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2, a new mineral isostructural with iranite, from Big Horn Mountains, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. Canadian Mineralogist: 54: 625-634.
Luddenite ?
Formula: Cu2Pb2Si5O14 · 4H2O
Massicot
Formula: PbO
Mattheddleite
Formula: Pb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
Reference: Raman analyzed at the University of Arizona.; Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B., Jenkins, R.A. (2016): Raygrantite, Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2, a new mineral isostructural with iranite, from Big Horn Mountains, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. Canadian Mineralogist: 54: 625-634.
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Mineral News (2002) 18-1 pp1,5-7
Minium
Formula: Pb3O4
Murdochite
Formula: PbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Phoenicochroite
Formula: Pb2(CrO4)O
Reference: Collected in the presence of & verified by C. Lemanski, Jr.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Allen, G.B. (1985), Economic Geology of the Big Horn Mountains of west-central Arizona: Arizona Bureau of Geology & Mineral Technology open-file report 85-17.
Raygrantite (TL)
Formula: Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Type Locality:
Reference: Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B. and Jenkins. R.A. (2013) Raygrantite, IMA 2013-001. CNMNC Newsletter No. 16, August 2013, page 2700; Mineralogical Magazine, 77, 2695-2709.; Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B., Jenkins, R.A. (2016): Raygrantite, Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2, a new mineral isostructural with iranite, from Big Horn Mountains, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. Canadian Mineralogist: 54: 625-634.
Scotlandite
Formula: PbSO3
Reference: Raman analyzed at the University of Arizona.
Shattuckite
Formula: Cu5(Si2O6)2(OH)2
Description: Shattuckite has been found on several specimens.
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne. Collected by Dick Thomssen.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: Mineral News (2002) 18-1 pp1,5-7
Wherryite
Formula: Pb7Cu2(SO4)4(SiO4)2(OH)2
Wickenburgite
Formula: CaPb3Al2Si10O24(OH)6
Reference: Richard Dale collection; Mineral News (2002) 18-1 pp1,5-7
Willemite
Formula: Zn2SiO4
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Mineral News (2002) 18-1 pp1,5-7
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Diaboleite3.DB.05Pb2CuCl2(OH)4
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Murdochite3.DB.45PbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Bindheimite'4.DH.20Pb2Sb2O6O
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Massicot4.AC.25PbO
Minium4.BD.05Pb3O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Scotlandite4.JE.20PbSO3
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Hydrocerussite5.BE.10Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Leadhillite5.BF.40Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Caledonite7.BC.50Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Fornacite7.FC.10Pb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Iranite7.FC.15Pb10Cu(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Lanarkite7.BD.40Pb2(SO4)O
Phoenicochroite7.FB.05Pb2(CrO4)O
Wherryite7.BC.55Pb7Cu2(SO4)4(SiO4)2(OH)2
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Calderónite8.BG.05Pb2Fe3+(VO4)2(OH)
Descloizite ?8.BH.40PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Duftite8.BH.35PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Kamitugaite8.ED.15PbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
Lavendulan8.DG.05NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Alamosite9.DO.20PbSiO3
Allophane9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Creaseyite9.HH.15Pb2Cu2Fe3+2(Si4.67Al0.33)O15.33(OH)3 · H2O
Luddenite ?9.HH.10Cu2Pb2Si5O14 · 4H2O
Mattheddleite9.AH.25Pb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
Shattuckite9.DB.40Cu5(Si2O6)2(OH)2
Wickenburgite9.EG.55CaPb3Al2Si10O24(OH)6
Willemite9.AA.05Zn2SiO4
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Raygrantite (TL)-Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(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
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Massicot4.2.7.1PbO
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Miscellaneous
Murdochite4.6.5.1PbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Minium7.2.8.1Pb3O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
AmBn(O,OH)pXq
Diaboleite10.6.1.1Pb2CuCl2(OH)4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrocerussite16a.2.2.1Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Group 17 - COMPOUND CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Leadhillite17.1.2.1Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Lanarkite30.2.1.1Pb2(SO4)O
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Anhydrous Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Caledonite32.3.2.1Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Wherryite32.3.3.1Pb7Cu2(SO4)4(SiO4)2(OH)2
Group 34 - SELENITES, TELLURITES AND SULFITES
A(XO3)
Scotlandite34.1.1.2PbSO3
Group 35 - ANHYDROUS CHROMATES
A2XO4
Phoenicochroite35.1.2.1Pb2(CrO4)O
Group 36 - COMPOUND CHROMATES
Miscellaneous
Iranite36.1.1.1Pb10Cu(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Descloizite ?41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Duftite41.5.1.4PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Lavendulan42.9.4.2NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Miscellaneous
Kamitugaite42.13.11.1PbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Fornacite43.4.3.2Pb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Bindheimite'44.1.1.2Pb2Sb2O6O
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 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Mattheddleite52.4.9.6Pb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Shattuckite65.1.7.1Cu5(Si2O6)2(OH)2
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P > 7
Alamosite65.7.1.1PbSiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Allophane71.1.5.1(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers
Wickenburgite74.2.1.1CaPb3Al2Si10O24(OH)6
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
Group 78 - Unclassified Silicates
Creaseyite78.7.2.1Pb2Cu2Fe3+2(Si4.67Al0.33)O15.33(OH)3 · H2O
Luddenite ?78.7.11.1Cu2Pb2Si5O14 · 4H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Calderónite-Pb2Fe3+(VO4)2(OH)
Raygrantite (TL)-Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H RaygrantitePb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
H CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
H FornacitePb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
H CreaseyitePb2Cu2Fe23+(Si4.67Al0.33)O15.33(OH)3 · H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
H HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
H ShattuckiteCu5(Si2O6)2(OH)2
H WherryitePb7Cu2(SO4)4(SiO4)2(OH)2
H KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
H WickenburgiteCaPb3Al2Si10O24(OH)6
H CalderónitePb2Fe3+(VO4)2(OH)
H IranitePb10Cu(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
H LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
H LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
H MattheddleitePb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H DiaboleitePb2CuCl2(OH)4
H DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
H LuddeniteCu2Pb2Si5O14 · 4H2O
CCarbon
C CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
C CerussitePbCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
C LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
OOxygen
O RaygrantitePb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
O FornacitePb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
O AnglesitePbSO4
O MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
O AlamositePbSiO3
O CreaseyitePb2Cu2Fe23+(Si4.67Al0.33)O15.33(OH)3 · H2O
O CerussitePbCO3
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
O HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MassicotPbO
O MiniumPb3O4
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O PhoenicochroitePb2(CrO4)O
O ShattuckiteCu5(Si2O6)2(OH)2
O TenoriteCuO
O WherryitePb7Cu2(SO4)4(SiO4)2(OH)2
O WillemiteZn2SiO4
O QuartzSiO2
O KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
O WickenburgiteCaPb3Al2Si10O24(OH)6
O CalderónitePb2Fe3+(VO4)2(OH)
O IranitePb10Cu(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
O LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
O LanarkitePb2(SO4)O
O LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
O MattheddleitePb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
O ScotlanditePbSO3
O BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O DiaboleitePb2CuCl2(OH)4
O DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
O LuddeniteCu2Pb2Si5O14 · 4H2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
AlAluminium
Al CreaseyitePb2Cu2Fe23+(Si4.67Al0.33)O15.33(OH)3 · H2O
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
Al WickenburgiteCaPb3Al2Si10O24(OH)6
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
SiSilicon
Si RaygrantitePb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Si AlamositePbSiO3
Si CreaseyitePb2Cu2Fe23+(Si4.67Al0.33)O15.33(OH)3 · H2O
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si ShattuckiteCu5(Si2O6)2(OH)2
Si WherryitePb7Cu2(SO4)4(SiO4)2(OH)2
Si WillemiteZn2SiO4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si WickenburgiteCaPb3Al2Si10O24(OH)6
Si IranitePb10Cu(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Si MattheddleitePb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si LuddeniteCu2Pb2Si5O14 · 4H2O
PPhosphorus
P KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
SSulfur
S RaygrantitePb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
S CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
S AnglesitePbSO4
S GalenaPbS
S WherryitePb7Cu2(SO4)4(SiO4)2(OH)2
S LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
S LanarkitePb2(SO4)O
S MattheddleitePb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
S ScotlanditePbSO3
ClChlorine
Cl MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Cl LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Cl MattheddleitePb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl DiaboleitePb2CuCl2(OH)4
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca WickenburgiteCaPb3Al2Si10O24(OH)6
Ca LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
VVanadium
V CalderónitePb2Fe3+(VO4)2(OH)
V DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
CrChromium
Cr FornacitePb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Cr PhoenicochroitePb2(CrO4)O
Cr IranitePb10Cu(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
FeIron
Fe CreaseyitePb2Cu2Fe23+(Si4.67Al0.33)O15.33(OH)3 · H2O
Fe CalderónitePb2Fe3+(VO4)2(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
CuCopper
Cu CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Cu FornacitePb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Cu MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Cu CreaseyitePb2Cu2Fe23+(Si4.67Al0.33)O15.33(OH)3 · H2O
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu ShattuckiteCu5(Si2O6)2(OH)2
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu WherryitePb7Cu2(SO4)4(SiO4)2(OH)2
Cu IranitePb10Cu(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Cu LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
Cu DiaboleitePb2CuCl2(OH)4
Cu LuddeniteCu2Pb2Si5O14 · 4H2O
ZnZinc
Zn RaygrantitePb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Zn WillemiteZn2SiO4
Zn DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
AsArsenic
As FornacitePb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
As DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
As LavendulanNaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl · 5H2O
BrBromine
Br MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
SbAntimony
Sb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
PbLead
Pb RaygrantitePb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Pb FornacitePb2Cu(CrO4)(AsO4)(OH)
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Pb AlamositePbSiO3
Pb CreaseyitePb2Cu2Fe23+(Si4.67Al0.33)O15.33(OH)3 · H2O
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Pb MassicotPbO
Pb MiniumPb3O4
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb PhoenicochroitePb2(CrO4)O
Pb WherryitePb7Cu2(SO4)4(SiO4)2(OH)2
Pb KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O
Pb WickenburgiteCaPb3Al2Si10O24(OH)6
Pb CalderónitePb2Fe3+(VO4)2(OH)
Pb IranitePb10Cu(CrO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2
Pb LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Pb LanarkitePb2(SO4)O
Pb MattheddleitePb5(SiO4)1.5(SO4)1.5(Cl,OH)
Pb ScotlanditePbSO3
Pb BindheimitePb2Sb2O6O
Pb DiaboleitePb2CuCl2(OH)4
Pb DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Pb LuddeniteCu2Pb2Si5O14 · 4H2O
UUranium
U KamitugaitePbAl[(UO2)5(PO4)2.38(AsO4)0.62O2(OH)2] · 11.5H2O

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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Quaternary - Miocene
0 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3185380
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cenozoic (0 - 23.03 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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]

Statherian
1600 - 1800 Ma



ID: 2877612
Early Proterozoic granitic rocks

Age: Statherian (1600 - 1800 Ma)

Description: Wide variety of granitic rocks, including granite, granodiorite, tonalite, quartz diorite, diorite, and gabbro. These rocks commonly are characterized by steep, northeast-striking foliation. (1600-1800 Ma)

Comments: ~ 1.6 - 1.8 Ga Original map source: Arizona Geological Survey, DI-8 Geologic Map of Arizona, Digital Spatial data for the Geologic Map of Arizona, v. 3.0, edited by S.M. Richard and S.M. Kneale, 2002, 10 p., 2 DOS HD disks. Arc/INFO export file (.e00) format, scale 1:1,000,000.

Lithology: Major:{granite,granodiorite,tonalite}, Minor:{quartz diorite,diorite,gabbro}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

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

References

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Allen, G.B. (1985), Economic Geology of the Big Horn Mountains of west-central Arizona: Arizona Bureau of Geology & Mineral Technology open-file report 85-17.
Niemuth, N.J. & K.A. Phillips (1992), Copper Oxide Resources, Arizona Department of Mines & Mineral Resources Open File Report 92-10: 10 (Table 1).
Vajdak, Josef (2002) personal communication to Chester S. Lemanski, Jr.
USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10027066.
Grant, Raymond W., Bideaux, R.A., and Williams, S.A. (2006) Minerals Added to the Arizona List 1995-2005: 5.
Yang, H., Andrade, M.B., Downs, R.T., Gibbs, R.B., Jenkins, R.A. (2016): Raygrantite, Pb10Zn(SO4)6(SiO4)2(OH)2, a new mineral isostructural with iranite, from Big Horn Mountains, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA. Canadian Mineralogist: 54: 625-634.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources (ADMR) Evening Star Mine file.
Arizona Department of Mineral Resources (ADMR) "U" file.
U.S. Bureau of Mines card file.
USGS 15 minute Big Horn Mountains topo. map.

USGS MRDS Record:10027066
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