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San Luis Wash, San Luis Mountains, Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District), Las Guijas & San Luis Mountains, Pima Co., Arizona, USAi
Regional Level Types
San Luis WashWash
San Luis MountainsMountain Range
Arivaca Mining District (Las Guijas Mining District)Mining District
Las Guijas & San Luis MountainsMountain Range
Pima Co.County
ArizonaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
31° 38' 5'' North , 111° 25' 27'' West
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Arivaca695 (2011)11.0km
Aduana del Sásabe1,295 (2018)21.6km
San Miguel197 (2011)34.0km
South Komelik111 (2011)34.4km
Amado295 (2011)35.0km


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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Gold
Formula: Au
Description: Placer gold, generally coarse and angular particles.
Reference: Keith, Stanton B. (1974), AZ Bur. of Geol. & Min. Technology, Geol. Survey Br. Bull. 189, Index of Mining Properties in Pima County, AZ: 106 (Table 4); Wilson, E.D. (1961): 79; Arizona Bureau of Mines file data.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Keith, Stanton B. (1974), AZ Bur. of Geol. & Min. Technology, Geol. Survey Br. Bull. 189, Index of Mining Properties in Pima County, AZ: 106 (Table 4); Dale, et al (1960): 105; Arizona Bureau of Mines file data.
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Keith, Stanton B. (1974), AZ Bur. of Geol. & Min. Technology, Geol. Survey Br. Bull. 189, Index of Mining Properties in Pima County, AZ: 106 (Table 4); Dale, et al (1960): 105; Arizona Bureau of Mines file data.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4to (Mn2+)WO4

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 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
CaCalcium
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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