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Hartford Mining District (Huachuca Mountains Mining District), Huachuca Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
31° North , 110° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~41km
Locality type:


Ref.: The Resources of Arizona - A Manual of Reliable Information Concerning the Territory, compiled by Patrick Hamilton (1881), Prescott, AZ: 40.

Wilson, E.D. (1941), Tungsten Deposits of Arizona, Geological Series No. 14, Arizona Bureau of Mines Bull. 148: 47-49.

Alexis, C.O. (1949), The Geology of the Northern Part of the Huachuca Mountains, Arizona, University of Arizona, PhD. Thesis.

Weber, R.H. (1950), The Geology of the East-central Portion of the Huachuca Mountains, Arizona, University of Arizona, PhD. Thesis.

Wilson, E.D., et al (1951), Arizona zinc and lead deposits, part II, Arizona Bureau of Mines Bull. 158: 36-40.

Burnham, C.W. (1959) Metallogenic provinces of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico: New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources Bulletin 65, 76 p.: 31.

Hayes, P.T., and Raup, R.B. (1968) Geologic map of the Huachuca and Mustang Mountains, southeastern Arizona: U.S. Geological Survey Miscellaneous Geologic Investigations Map I-509, 1 sheet, scale 1:48,000.

Keith, Stanton B. (1973), Arizona Bureau of Mines Bull. 187: 9-10, 64 (Table 4).

This district is essentially the Huachuca Mountains, or the southern end of the Huachuca range. It produced copper and silver (carbonate of silver) but is a source of Cu-Pb-Zn-Ag-Au-W (Cd). The district is located in T.22-24S., R.19-21E.

Mineralization is twofold: 1.) Base metal oxides, carbonates, and sulfides in quartz veins, irregular replacement bodies, and disseminated in complexly folded and faulted Paleozoic limestones, Cretaceous sedimentary and volcanic rocks. This mineralization is often found in exotic blocks of PAleozoic (?) limestone in Triassic-Jurassic volcanics which have been intruded by Jurassic quartz-monzonite stocks and associated dikes; and, 2.) tungsten mineralization in quartz veins, irregular bunches and disseminations in metamorphosed Paleozoic limestones and Cretaceous Bisbee Group sedimentary and volcanic rocks.

Workings are many relatively small mines and prospects. Total production (through 1970) was 9,000 tons of base metal and precious metal ore yielding 37 tons of copper; 294 tons of lead; 188 tons of zinc; 393 ounces of gold and 25,000 ounces of silver. A portion of this district lies within the Fort Huachuca military reservation and is off limits to public access or collecting. Further, a portion of the district, including that portion where the State of Texas mine is located, is within the Coronado wilderness area and collecting is strictly prohibited (let it rot in place doctrine).

This district also contains several/numerous natural caves or caverns.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Sonoran Desert, North AmericaDesert
San Pedro river valley, Arizona/Sonora, USA/MexicoValley

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Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded from this region.


Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

59 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Bromargyrite
Formula: AgBr
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Burckhardtite
Formula: Pb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Corkite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.;
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Dugganite
Formula: Pb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Keith, Stanton B. (1973), Arizona Bureau of Geology & Mineral Technology, Geol. Sur. Branch Bull. 187, Index of Mining Properties in Cochise Co., AZ: 67 (Table 4).
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Wilson, E.D., et al (1951), Arizona zinc and lead deposits, part II, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 158: 39.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: MRDS database Dep. ID file #10046172, MRDS ID #M241004.
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: MRDS database Dep. ID file #10046172, MRDS ID #M241004.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Analyzed by Tony Kamph.
Hübnerite
Formula: MnWO4
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 362; Palache, C. (1941a), Crystallographic notes: Cahnite, stolzite, zincite, ultrabasite, Am.Min.: 26: 429-436.
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Colour: White.
Fluorescence: Bright blue-white (SW UV).
Description: Occurs as coatings on willemite-calcite rich matrix.
Reference: Mr. Roy Parsons, Huachuca City, AZ
Iodargyrite
Formula: AgI
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Khinite
Formula: Pb2+Cu2+3[Te6+O6](OH)2
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Kuksite
Formula: Pb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Habit: Crystals to 1 inch (2.5 cm) long
Colour: Pinkish
Description: Associated with calcite crystals.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 271; Tschernich, 1992. Zeolites of the World; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 103; Wilson, E.D. & G.H. Roseveare (1949), Arizona Nonmetallics, A Summary of Past Production and Present Operations, 2nd. Edition (revised), AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 155: 52..
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities:
Mcalpineite
Formula: Cu3(Te6+O6)
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Rolf Luetcke
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Rolf Luetcke
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Opal var: Opal-AN
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Eckhard D. Stuart collection
Otavite
Formula: CdCO3
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Parsonsite
Formula: Pb2(UO2)(PO4)2
Colour: Pale yellow
Description: Crusts on quartz.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 322.
Phosphohedyphane
Formula: Ca2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Piemontite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: David Garske
Plumbogummite
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Fluorescence: Creamy yellow (SW UV).
Description: Occurs as blebs in matrix.
Reference: Mr. Roy Parsons, Huachuca City, AZ
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Keith, Stanton B. (1973), Arizona Bureau of Geology & Mineral Technology, Geol. Sur. Branch Bull. 187, Index of Mining Properties in Cochise Co., AZ: 66 (Table 4).
Pyrolusite var: Argentiferous Pyrolusite
Reference: Keith, Stanton B. (1973), Arizona Bureau of Geology & Mineral Technology, Geol. Sur. Branch Bull. 187, Index of Mining Properties in Cochise Co., AZ: 66 (Table 4).
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: C. Wellington Rose, II
Quartz var: Citrine
Formula: SiO2
Reference: C. Wellington Rose, II;
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Colour: Colorless
Description: Beautiful clear crystal groups similar to Arkansas.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 346.
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: C. Wellington Rose, II;
Raspite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
'Scapolite'
Reference: Rolf Luetcke specimen
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Eckhard D. Stuart collection
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: "The Accidental Pocket" talk presented by Robert E. Walstrom at 2012 NCMA meeting.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Stolzite
Formula: Pb(WO4)
Description: Crystals on walls of cavities in quartz veins.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 362, 384; Palache, C. (1941a), Crystallographic notes: Cahnite, stolzite, zincite, ultrabasite, Am.Min.: 26: 429-436; Galbraith, F.W. & D.J. Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 81.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Reference: Copper Handbook 1911
Tinzenite
Formula: Ca2Mn2+4Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Reference: David Garske
'Turgite'
Reference: Rolf Luetcke
Vanadinite
Formula: Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 410.
'Wad'
Reference: Keith, Stanton B. (1973), Arizona Bureau of Geology & Mineral Technology, Geol. Sur. Branch Bull. 187, Index of Mining Properties in Cochise Co., AZ: 66 (Table 4).
'Wad var: Argentiferous Wad'
Reference: Keith, Stanton B. (1973), Arizona Bureau of Geology & Mineral Technology, Geol. Sur. Branch Bull. 187, Index of Mining Properties in Cochise Co., AZ: 66 (Table 4).
Willemite
Formula: Zn2SiO4

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
var: Argentiferous Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 3 - Halides
Bromargyrite3.AA.15AgBr
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Iodargyrite3.AA.10AgI
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Hübnerite4.DB.30MnWO4
Khinite4.FD.30Pb2+Cu2+3[Te6+O6](OH)2
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-AN4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
var: Argentiferous Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Citrine4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Raspite4.DG.20Pb(WO4)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Otavite5.AB.05CdCO3
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Mcalpineite7.DE.55Cu3(Te6+O6)
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Stolzite7.GA.05Pb(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Corkite8.BL.05PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Dugganite8.DL.20Pb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Kuksite8.DL.20Pb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
Parsonsite8.EA.10Pb2(UO2)(PO4)2
Phosphohedyphane8.BN.05Ca2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Plumbogummite8.BL.10PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Vanadinite8.BN.05Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Burckhardtite9.EC.70Pb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Piemontite9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Tinzenite9.BD.20Ca2Mn2+4Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Willemite9.AA.05Zn2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Scapolite'-
'Turgite'-
'Wad'-
'var: Argentiferous Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
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
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
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
Iodargyrite9.1.5.1AgI
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Otavite14.1.1.7CdCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
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
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 33 - SELENATES AND TELLURATES
(AB)m(XO4)pZq
Khinite33.1.3.1Pb2+Cu2+3[Te6+O6](OH)2
(AB)m(XO6)·xH2O, where x can equal zero
Mcalpineite33.2.5.1Cu3(Te6+O6)
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Parsonsite40.2a.31.1Pb2(UO2)(PO4)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Vanadinite41.8.4.3Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Plumbogummite42.7.3.5PbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Normal Compound Phosphates, etc·
Dugganite43.2.5.1Pb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Kuksite43.2.5.2Pb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Corkite43.4.1.2PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Hübnerite48.1.1.1MnWO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Raspite48.1.4.1Pb(WO4)
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Stolzite48.1.3.2Pb(WO4)
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
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Tinzenite56.2.2.4Ca2Mn2+4Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
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)
Piemontite58.2.1a.11{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Group 78 - Unclassified Silicates
Burckhardtite78.5.3.1Pb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
-PbS
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Opal
var: Opal-AN
-SiO2 · nH2O
Phosphohedyphane-Ca2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Pyrolusite
var: Argentiferous Pyrolusite
-Mn4+O2
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Citrine-SiO2
var: Rock Crystal-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
'Scapolite'-
'Turgite'-
'Wad'-
'var: Argentiferous Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H ParsonsitePb2(UO2)(PO4)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
H Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H KhinitePb2+Cu32+[Te6+O6](OH)2
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C CerussitePbCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C OtaviteCdCO3
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
OOxygen
O WillemiteZn2SiO4
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O CerussitePbCO3
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O Quartz (var: Citrine)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O AnglesitePbSO4
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O StolzitePb(WO4)
O HübneriteMnWO4
O ParsonsitePb2(UO2)(PO4)2
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
O Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O CupriteCu2O
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O KhinitePb2+Cu32+[Te6+O6](OH)2
O KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O McalpineiteCu3(Te6+O6)
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O OtaviteCdCO3
O PhosphohedyphaneCa2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
O PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O RaspitePb(WO4)
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O BurckhardtitePb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O BaryteBaSO4
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Al Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al BurckhardtitePb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si WillemiteZn2SiO4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si Quartz (var: Citrine)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Si Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si BurckhardtitePb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Si Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P ParsonsitePb2(UO2)(PO4)2
P CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
P KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
P PhosphohedyphaneCa2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
P PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
S AnglesitePbSO4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S AcanthiteAg2S
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S CovelliteCuS
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S BaryteBaSO4
ClChlorine
Cl VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
Cl PhosphohedyphaneCa2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Ca Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca PhosphohedyphaneCa2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
VVanadium
V VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
MnManganese
Mn HübneriteMnWO4
Mn TinzeniteCa2Mn42+Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2
Mn Piemontite{Ca2}{Al2Mn3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Fe CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe BurckhardtitePb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu CopperCu
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu KhinitePb2+Cu32+[Te6+O6](OH)2
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu McalpineiteCu3(Te6+O6)
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn WillemiteZn2SiO4
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Zn KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
AsArsenic
As DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
BrBromine
Br BromargyriteAgBr
MoMolybdenum
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag BromargyriteAgBr
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag IodargyriteAgI
Ag SilverAg
CdCadmium
Cd OtaviteCdCO3
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
TeTellurium
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Te KhinitePb2+Cu32+[Te6+O6](OH)2
Te KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
Te McalpineiteCu3(Te6+O6)
Te BurckhardtitePb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
IIodine
I IodargyriteAgI
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
W StolzitePb(WO4)
W HübneriteMnWO4
W RaspitePb(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
Pb VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb StolzitePb(WO4)
Pb ParsonsitePb2(UO2)(PO4)2
Pb CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb DugganitePb3Zn3(AsO4)2(TeO6)
Pb KhinitePb2+Cu32+[Te6+O6](OH)2
Pb KuksitePb3Zn3(PO4)2(TeO6)
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb PhosphohedyphaneCa2Pb3(PO4)3Cl
Pb PlumbogummitePbAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb RaspitePb(WO4)
Pb BurckhardtitePb2(Fe3+Te6+)[AlSi3O8]O6
UUranium
U ParsonsitePb2(UO2)(PO4)2

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