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Golden Fleece Mine, Lake City, Lake City District (Lake District), Hinsdale Co., Colorado, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 37° 58' 45'' North , 107° 8' 15'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 37.97917,-107.13750
GeoHash:G#: 9wgb41bue
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Lake City367 (2017)16.6km
Creede405 (2011)23.5km


Located half a mine west of the north end of Lake San Cristobal near Lake City.

Colchis; MS 12234; Gold Pot; MS 12450; Yellow Jacket; MS 8978; Gold Ram; MS 12450; Hinsdale; MS 7668; Denver; MS 9118; Newbern; MS 16720; Alpha; MS 8734; Golden Fleece Extension; MS 8550; Bank of Slumgullion; MS 9364; Greek; MS 12948; Patented Claims: Go

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


48 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aguilarite ?
Formula: Ag4SeS
Description: Very questionable.
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
Aikinite
Formula: PbCuBiS3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (1935): 10: 124-125; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1004.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991
Chalcostibite
Formula: CuSbS2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Coloradoite
Formula: HgTe
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Colusite
Formula: Cu13VAs3S16
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Emplectite
Formula: CuBiS2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Hinsdalite (TL)
Formula: PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Type Locality:
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1004; Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Krennerite
Formula: Au3AgTe8
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Lead
Formula: Pb
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Luzonite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Mawsonite
Formula: Cu6Fe2SnS8
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Melonite
Formula: NiTe2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Pearceite
Formula: [Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Reference: The Mines and Minerals of the Great American Rift, R.W. Holmes & M.B. Kennedy, 1983; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: The Mines and Minerals of the Great American Rift, R.W. Holmes & M.B. Kennedy, 1983
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: The Mines and Minerals of the Great American Rift, R.W. Holmes & M.B. Kennedy, 1983; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rocks & Min.:10:124-125; Dana 7:II:1004.
Pyroxmangite
Formula: MnSiO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (1935): 10: 124-125; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1004.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Rocks & Minerals (1935): 10: 124-125; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1004.; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
'Schirmerite'
Formula: PbAgBi3S6 - Pb3Ag1.5Bi3.5S9
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Stephanite
Formula: Ag5SbS4
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Stützite
Formula: Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Sylvanite
Formula: (Au,Ag)2Te4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Tellurium
Formula: Te
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Tellurobismuthite
Formula: Bi2Te3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: The Mines and Minerals of the Great American Rift, R.W. Holmes & M.B. Kennedy, 1983; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
Uraninite var: Pitchblende
Formula: UO2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Econ Geol (1980) 75:963-991; Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417
Volynskite
Formula: AgBiTe2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Lead1.AA.05Pb
Tellurium1.CC.10Te
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Aguilarite ?2.BA.55Ag4SeS
Aikinite2.HB.05aPbCuBiS3
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Calaverite2.EA.10AuTe2
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Chalcostibite2.HA.05CuSbS2
Coloradoite2.CB.05aHgTe
Colusite2.CB.30Cu13VAs3S16
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Emplectite2.HA.05CuBiS2
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Jamesonite2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Krennerite2.EA.15Au3AgTe8
Luzonite2.KA.10Cu3AsS4
Mawsonite2.CB.20Cu6Fe2SnS8
Melonite2.EA.20NiTe2
Pearceite2.GB.15[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Petzite2.BA.75Ag3AuTe2
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Proustite2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
'Schirmerite'2.JB.40dPbAgBi3S6 - Pb3Ag1.5Bi3.5S9
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stephanite2.GB.10Ag5SbS4
Stützite2.BA.65Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Sylvanite2.EA.05(Au,Ag)2Te4
Tellurobismuthite2.DC.05Bi2Te3
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Volynskite2.JA.20AgBiTe2
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
var: Pitchblende4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Hinsdalite (TL)8.BL.05PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Pyroxmangite9.DO.05MnSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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
Lead1.1.1.4Pb
Semi-metals and non-metals
Tellurium1.3.4.2Te
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Aguilarite ?2.4.1.3Ag4SeS
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
Petzite2.4.3.3Ag3AuTe2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
Coloradoite2.8.2.5HgTe
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Mawsonite2.9.3.1Cu6Fe2SnS8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
Tellurobismuthite2.11.7.2Bi2Te3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Calaverite2.12.13.2AuTe2
Krennerite2.12.13.1Au3AgTe8
Melonite2.12.14.1NiTe2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sylvanite2.12.13.3(Au,Ag)2Te4
Miscellaneous
Stützite2.16.13.1Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Colusite3.1.1.1Cu13VAs3S16
Pearceite3.1.8.1[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
Luzonite3.2.2.1Cu3AsS4
Stephanite3.2.4.1Ag5SbS4
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Aikinite3.4.5.1PbCuBiS3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
'Schirmerite'3.5.5.1PbAgBi3S6 - Pb3Ag1.5Bi3.5S9
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
ø = 2
Chalcostibite3.7.5.1CuSbS2
Emplectite3.7.5.2CuBiS2
Volynskite3.7.1.3AgBiTe2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Hinsdalite (TL)43.4.1.5PbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=7
Pyroxmangite65.6.1.1MnSiO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende
-UO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O QuartzSiO2
O Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O HematiteFe2O3
O PyroxmangiteMnSiO3
O UraniniteUO2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
AlAluminium
Al HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si PyroxmangiteMnSiO3
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
PPhosphorus
P HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
SSulfur
S HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S PyriteFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S CovelliteCuS
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S AikinitePbCuBiS3
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
S ChalcostibiteCuSbS2
S ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S LuzoniteCu3AsS4
S MawsoniteCu6Fe2SnS8
S Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S SchirmeritePbAgBi3S6 - Pb3Ag1.5Bi3.5S9
S StephaniteAg5SbS4
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
S EmplectiteCuBiS2
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S AguilariteAg4SeS
VVanadium
V ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
MnManganese
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn PyroxmangiteMnSiO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe MawsoniteCu6Fe2SnS8
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
NiNickel
Ni MeloniteNiTe2
CuCopper
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu AikinitePbCuBiS3
Cu ChalcostibiteCuSbS2
Cu ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu LuzoniteCu3AsS4
Cu MawsoniteCu6Fe2SnS8
Cu Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu EmplectiteCuBiS2
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
AsArsenic
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As LuzoniteCu3AsS4
As Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
SeSelenium
Se AguilariteAg4SeS
AgSilver
Ag StütziteAg5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Ag PetziteAg3AuTe2
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Ag KrenneriteAu3AgTe8
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Ag SchirmeritePbAgBi3S6 - Pb3Ag1.5Bi3.5S9
Ag StephaniteAg5SbS4
Ag VolynskiteAgBiTe2
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag AguilariteAg4SeS
SnTin
Sn MawsoniteCu6Fe2SnS8
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Sb ChalcostibiteCuSbS2
Sb Pearceite[Ag9CuS4][(Ag,Cu)6(As,Sb)2S7]
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Sb StephaniteAg5SbS4
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
TeTellurium
Te StütziteAg5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Te PetziteAg3AuTe2
Te Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Te AltaitePbTe
Te KrenneriteAu3AgTe8
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te CalaveriteAuTe2
Te ColoradoiteHgTe
Te MeloniteNiTe2
Te TelluriumTe
Te TellurobismuthiteBi2Te3
Te VolynskiteAgBiTe2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au PetziteAg3AuTe2
Au Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Au KrenneriteAu3AgTe8
Au CalaveriteAuTe2
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
HgMercury
Hg ColoradoiteHgTe
PbLead
Pb HinsdalitePbAl3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AltaitePbTe
Pb AikinitePbCuBiS3
Pb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Pb SchirmeritePbAgBi3S6 - Pb3Ag1.5Bi3.5S9
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Pb LeadPb
BiBismuth
Bi AikinitePbCuBiS3
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi SchirmeritePbAgBi3S6 - Pb3Ag1.5Bi3.5S9
Bi TellurobismuthiteBi2Te3
Bi VolynskiteAgBiTe2
Bi EmplectiteCuBiS2
UUranium
U Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
U UraniniteUO2

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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Miocene - Eocene
5.333 - 56 Ma



ID: 3190650
Cenozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Cenozoic (5.333 - 56 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: San Juan Mountains

Comments: Southern Rocky Mountains

Lithology: Intermediate-felsic volcanic 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]

Oligocene
23.03 - 33.9 Ma



ID: 2990964
Ash-flow tuff of main volcanic sequence

Age: Oligocene (23.03 - 33.9 Ma)

Description: Includes many named units

Comments: Original map source: Green, G.N., 1992, The Digital Geologic Map of Colorado in ARC/INFO Format: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 92-0507, 9 p., scale 1:500,000.

Lithology: Major:{volcanic}

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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References

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Rocks & Minerals (1935): 10: 124-125.
Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 1004.
Holmes, R.W. & M.B. Kennedy (1983) The Mines and Minerals of the Great American Rift.
Econ Geol (1985) 80:410-417


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