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Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine; Hansonburg Lead mine; McCarthy Lead mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 33° 48' 42'' North , 106° 22' 30'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 33.81167,-106.37500
GeoHash:G#: 9wh277hp4
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
San Antonio165 (2011)46.8km
Carrizozo941 (2017)49.7km


A lead mine located near Bingham. Currently under claim by private individuals.

Mineralization is in the Council Springs Limestone member of the Pennsylvanian Madera Limestone.

Also known as Hansonburg Lead mine and McCarthy Lead mine.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

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

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 64:30
Antlerite
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Reference: M Massis collection
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: M Massis collection
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: M Massis collection; Rocks & Min.: 64:30
Beaverite-(Cu)
Formula: Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: NMBMMR Mineral Museum
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: [www.thamesvalleyminerals.com]
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 64:30
Caledonite
Formula: Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Reference: M Massis collection
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities:
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 64:30
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: M Massis collection; Rocks & Min.: 64:30
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: M Massis collection
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Corkite
Formula: PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: M Massis collection
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Creedite
Formula: Ca3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: M Massis collection
Cyanotrichite
Formula: Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Reference: M Massis collection; New Mexico Bureau of Geology Mineral Museum no. 18511
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 64:30.
Fraipontite
Formula: (Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 64:30.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: R&M 78:6 pp380-389
Goslarite
Formula: ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: M Massis collection
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 64:30.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Jerry Cone Collection
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Localities:
Reference: M Massis collection
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: No reference listed
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Colour: Blue
Description: Crystals to 2.5 cm.
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 64:30.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: M Massis collection
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Reference: M Massis collection
Murdochite
Formula: PbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Otavite
Formula: CdCO3
Reference: M Massis collection
Plattnerite
Formula: PbO2
Reference: M Massis collection
Plumbojarosite
Formula: Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 64:30
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: M Massis collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Reference: M Massis collection; Rocks & Min.: 64:30
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: M Massis collection
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Scrutinyite (TL)
Formula: α-PbO2
Type Locality:
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist (1988): 26: 905-910.
Serpierite ?
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Description: Tan, cream and green spheres of rhombohedral crystal masses up to 2 cm. Some very fluorescent.
Reference: M Massis collection
Spangolite
Formula: Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Reference: [O'Donoghue, 1978 - "Encyclopedia of Minerals & Gemstones", p283]
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: Van King
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: M Massis collection; Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Creedite3.CG.15Ca3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Murdochite3.DB.45PbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Plattnerite4.DB.05PbO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Scrutinyite (TL)4.DB.20α-PbO2
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Otavite5.AB.05CdCO3
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Antlerite7.BB.15Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Beaverite-(Cu)7.BC.10Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Caledonite7.BC.50Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Cyanotrichite7.DE.10Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Goslarite7.CB.40ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Plumbojarosite7.BC.10Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Serpierite ?7.DD.30Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Spangolite7.DD.15Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Corkite8.BL.05PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Mottramite8.BH.40PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Fraipontite9.ED.15(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
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
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Plattnerite4.4.1.6PbO2
Scrutinyite (TL)4.4.6.2α-PbO2
Miscellaneous
Murdochite4.6.5.1PbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Group 12 - COMPOUND HALIDES
Miscellaneous
Creedite12.1.4.1Ca3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Otavite14.1.1.7CdCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Goslarite29.6.11.2ZnSO4 · 7H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Antlerite30.1.12.1Cu3(SO4)(OH)4
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Beaverite-(Cu)30.2.5.7Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Plumbojarosite30.2.5.6Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Spangolite31.1.5.1Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
(AB)6(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Cyanotrichite31.2.1.1Cu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Serpierite ?31.6.2.1Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Anhydrous Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Caledonite32.3.2.1Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Mottramite41.5.2.2PbCu(VO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite41.8.1.4Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Corkite43.4.1.2PbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Fraipontite71.1.2c.4(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
H MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
H CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H CreediteCa3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
H Fraipontite(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
H GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
H PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
H SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
C OtaviteCdCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O Scrutinyiteα-PbO2
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
O SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
O AnglesitePbSO4
O CerussitePbCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O CupriteCu2O
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
O MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
O CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O QuartzSiO2
O CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O BaryteBaSO4
O OtaviteCdCO3
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O PlattneritePbO2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O CreediteCa3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
O Fraipontite(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
O GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
O PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
O TenoriteCuO
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O HematiteFe2O3
O SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
F CreediteCa3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
AlAluminium
Al SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Al CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al CreediteCa3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Al Fraipontite(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si Fraipontite(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
PPhosphorus
P CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
P Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
S GalenaPbS
S AnglesitePbSO4
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
S CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
S SphaleriteZnS
S SulphurS8
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S CinnabarHgS
S CovelliteCuS
S CreediteCa3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
S GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
S Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
S PyriteFeS2
S SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
ClChlorine
Cl MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Cl SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Ca CreediteCa3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
VVanadium
V MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
CuCopper
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Cu SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu CyanotrichiteCu4Al2(SO4)(OH)12 · 2H2O
Cu MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Cu CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu AntleriteCu3(SO4)(OH)4
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu CopperCu
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
ZnZinc
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Fraipontite(Zn,Al)3((Si,Al)2O5)(OH)4
Zn GoslariteZnSO4 · 7H2O
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
BrBromine
Br MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
CdCadmium
Cd OtaviteCdCO3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
PbLead
Pb Scrutinyiteα-PbO2
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb MurdochitePbCu6O8-x(Cl,Br)2x where x<=0.5
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Pb CorkitePbFe3(PO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb PlattneritePbO2
Pb PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Pb Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6

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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Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3187209
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Carbonate

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]

Pennsylvanian
298.9 - 323.2 Ma



ID: 2834531
Pennsylvanian rocks, undivided

Age: Pennsylvanian (298.9 - 323.2 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Sandia Formation; Madera Limestone; La Pasada Formation; Alamitos Formation; Flechado Formation; Bar B Formation; Nakaye Formation; Red House Formation; Oswaldo Formation; Syrena Formation

Description: In Sangre de Cristo Mountains may include Sandia, Madera, La Pasada, Alamitos, and Flechado Formations; elsewhere may include Bar-B, Nakaye, Red House, Oswaldo, and Syrena Formations.

Comments: Original map source: Green, G.N., Jones, G.E., and Anderson, O.J., 1997, The Digital Geologic Map of New Mexico in ARC/INFO Format: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-0052, 9 p., scale 1:500,000.

Lithology: Major:{shale,limestone,mixed clastic}, Incidental:{coal, chert}

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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