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Davenport Shaft, East Camp, Steeple Rock District, Grant Co., New Mexico, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 32° 50' 16'' North , 108° 55' 29'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 32.83796,-108.92499
GeoHash:G#: 9tfdc3gnz
Locality type:Group of Shafts
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate


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Sonoran Desert, North America

Desert - 1,135 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Reference: 2008 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
'Silver'1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Acanthite'2.BA.35Ag2S
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
'Chlorargyrite'3.AA.15AgCl
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Descloizite'8.BH.40PbZn(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
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Descloizite41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
OOxygen
O DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
VVanadium
V DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag SilverAg
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Pb GalenaPbS

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]

Rupelian - Priabonian
28.1 - 37.8 Ma



ID: 2773642
Lower middle Tertiary rhyolitic lavas and local tuffs

Age: Paleogene (28.1 - 37.8 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Mimbres Peak Formation

Description: Includes Mimbres Peak Formation, rhyolite of Cedar Hills, and other units in the Bootheal region.

Lithology: Major:{rhyolite}

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]

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