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South Peak (South Sisters Peak), Tres Hermanas District, Tres Hermanas Mountains, Luna County, New Mexico, USAi
Regional Level Types
South Peak (South Sisters Peak)- not defined -
Tres Hermanas DistrictMining District
Tres Hermanas MountainsMountain Range
Luna CountyShaft (Reclaimed)
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
31° 54' 19'' North , 107° 42' 14'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Columbus1,625 (2017)10.5km
Puerto Palomas5,659 (2015)15.7km
Sunshine420 (2011)26.3km
La Hacienda725 (2017)33.5km
Pulpotio Bareas120 (2017)35.3km


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24 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: NMBMMR Bull 72 Mineral Deposits of Luna County, New Mexico.
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Cummingtonite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Galena
Formula: PbS
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Merwinite
Formula: Ca3Mg(SiO4)2
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Monticellite
Formula: CaMgSiO4
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
'Scapolite'
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Spurrite
Formula: Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Vesuvianite
Formula: Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference
Zoisite
Formula: Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Reference: NMGS 21st Field Conference

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Antigorite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Cummingtonite9.DE.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Merwinite9.AD.15Ca3Mg(SiO4)2
Monticellite9.AC.10CaMgSiO4
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Spurrite9.AH.15Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Vesuvianite9.BG.35Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Zoisite9.BG.10Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'-
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

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 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Monticellite51.3.2.1CaMgSiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Merwinite51.4.2.1Ca3Mg(SiO4)2
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
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (CO3)
Spurrite53.1.1.1Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Zoisite58.2.1b.1Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Cummingtonite66.1.1.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Albite
var: Oligoclase
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Chlorite Group'-
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'-
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
H ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
OOxygen
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O CalciteCaCO3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
O MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
O MerwiniteCa3Mg(SiO4)2
O VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
NaSodium
Na Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Mg MerwiniteCa3Mg(SiO4)2
Mg VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
AlAluminium
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Si MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Si MerwiniteCa3Mg(SiO4)2
Si VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Ca MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Ca MerwiniteCa3Mg(SiO4)2
Ca VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Ca ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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