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Poison Canyon Mine, Poison Canyon area, McKinley Co., New Mexico, USAi
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Poison Canyon MineMine
Poison Canyon areaArea
McKinley Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 20' 33'' North , 107° 49' 37'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
San Mateo161 (2011)16.7km
Bluewater Village628 (2017)19.1km
Milan3,250 (2017)20.1km
Grants9,239 (2017)21.8km
San Rafael933 (2011)26.1km


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


18 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region
Bayleyite
Formula: Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
Reference: New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region
Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 38 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region 1979; Page, L. R.; Stocking, H. E.; Smith, H. B. (1956) Contributions to the geology of uranium and thorium by the United States Geological Survey and Atomic Energy Commission for the United Nations International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. USGS Professional Paper 300 pp243-267
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; Page, L. R.; Stocking, H. E.; Smith, H. B. (1956) Contributions to the geology of uranium and thorium by the United States Geological Survey and Atomic Energy Commission for the United Nations International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. USGS Professional Paper 300 pp243-267
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Meta-autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region; Page, L. R.; Stocking, H. E.; Smith, H. B. (1956) Contributions to the geology of uranium and thorium by the United States Geological Survey and Atomic Energy Commission for the United Nations International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. USGS Professional Paper 300 pp243-267
Metatyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region; Page, L. R.; Stocking, H. E.; Smith, H. B. (1956) Contributions to the geology of uranium and thorium by the United States Geological Survey and Atomic Energy Commission for the United Nations International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. USGS Professional Paper 300 pp243-267
Paramontroseite
Formula: V4+O2
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region
Pascoite
Formula: Ca3(V10O28) · 17H2O
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 38 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region 1979
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region; Page, L. R.; Stocking, H. E.; Smith, H. B. (1956) Contributions to the geology of uranium and thorium by the United States Geological Survey and Atomic Energy Commission for the United Nations International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. USGS Professional Paper 300 pp243-267
Schröckingerite
Formula: NaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
Reference: New Mexico Bureau of Mines and Mineral Resources, Mineral Museum no. 6010
Selenium
Formula: Se
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region
Tyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 38 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region 1979
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 15 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Selenium1.CC.10Se
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Carnotite4.HB.05K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Metatyuyamunite4.HB.25Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Paramontroseite4.DB.15aV4+O2
Pascoite4.HC.05Ca3(V10O28) · 17H2O
Tyuyamunite4.HB.25Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Bayleyite5.ED.05Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Schröckingerite5.EG.05NaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Meta-autunite8.EB.10Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Coffinite9.AD.30U(SiO4) · nH2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Selenium1.3.4.1Se
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Paramontroseite4.4.11.1V4+O2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 15 - HYDRATED NORMAL CARBONATES
AmBn(XO3)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Bayleyite15.3.3.1Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
Group 17 - COMPOUND CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Schröckingerite17.1.5.1NaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Carnotite40.2a.28.1K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Meta-autunite40.2a.1.2Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Metatyuyamunite40.2a.26.2Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Tyuyamunite40.2a.26.1Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Group 47 - VANADIUM OXYSALTS
Anhydrous Vanadium Oxysalts Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Pascoite47.2.1.1Ca3(V10O28) · 17H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Coffinite51.5.2.4U(SiO4) · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PascoiteCa3(V10O28) · 17H2O
H CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
H TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
H CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
H MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
H SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
C SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
OOxygen
O PascoiteCa3(V10O28) · 17H2O
O CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
O TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
O UraniniteUO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
O MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
O ParamontroseiteV4+O2
O BaryteBaSO4
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
O SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
FFluorine
F SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
NaSodium
Na SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
AlAluminium
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
PPhosphorus
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
KPotassium
K CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
CaCalcium
Ca PascoiteCa3(V10O28) · 17H2O
Ca TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O
VVanadium
V PascoiteCa3(V10O28) · 17H2O
V TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
V CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
V MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
V ParamontroseiteV4+O2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
SeSelenium
Se SeleniumSe
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
UUranium
U CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
U TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
U MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
U Meta-autuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 6-8H2O
U BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
U SchröckingeriteNaCa3(UO2)(CO3)3(SO4)F · 10H2O

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Page, L.R., Stocking, H.E., and Smith, H.B. (1956) Contributions to the geology of uranium and thorium by the United States Geological Survey and Atomic Energy Commission for the United Nations International Conference on Peaceful Uses of Atomic Energy, Geneva, Switzerland, 1955. USGS Professional Paper 300, 243-267.

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