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Alabama Mine, Vanderbilt Peak, Steeple Rock District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USAi
Regional Level Types
Alabama MineMine
Vanderbilt PeakPeak
Steeple Rock DistrictMining District
Grant Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
32° 49' 43'' North , 108° 59' 8'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Virden137 (2017)15.8km
Duncan799 (2017)16.3km
York557 (2011)21.5km
Buckhorn200 (2011)34.7km
Cliff293 (2011)38.0km


A Ag mine located 2.8 km (9,100 feet) SSE of Vanderbilt Peak (coordinates of record).

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Sonoran Desert, North AmericaDesert

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: 2008 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Reference: 2008 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Eckhard D. Stuart collection
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: 2008 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Eckhard D. Stuart collection
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Reference: 2008 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: 2008 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Descloizite8.BH.40PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Mottramite8.BH.40PbCu(VO4)(OH)

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
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Descloizite41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Mottramite41.5.2.2PbCu(VO4)(OH)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
H MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
OOxygen
O DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
O MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
VVanadium
V DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
V MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
CuCopper
Cu MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
ZnZinc
Zn DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag SilverAg
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Pb MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)

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New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts (2008).


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