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Charles Mine, San Simon District, Peloncillo Mts, Hidalgo Co., New Mexico, USAi
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Charles MineMine
San Simon DistrictMining District
Peloncillo MtsMountain Range
Hidalgo Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
32° 12' 22'' North , 109° 0' 3'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Cotton City388 (2011)17.4km
San Simon165 (2011)22.4km
Lordsburg2,531 (2017)31.8km
Glen Acres208 (2017)32.7km
Animas237 (2011)33.9km


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12 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Arseniosiderite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad; U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: USGS Map I-1310-B Mineral Deposit Map Silver City 1x2 Quad; U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection; U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Robert E.Walstrom Collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Arseniosiderite8.DH.30Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O

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
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
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Arseniosiderite42.8.4.3Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S AcanthiteAg2S
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
AgSilver
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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Gillerman, E., (1958) Geology of the Central Peloncillo Mountains, Hidalgo County, New Mexico, and Cochise County, Arizona: New Mexico Bureau Mines and Mineral Res. Bull. 57, P. 104

USGS MRDS Record:10010049
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