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Dennison-Bunn claim, Nacimiento Mountains District, Sandoval Co., New Mexico, USAi
Regional Level Types
Dennison-Bunn claimClaim
Nacimiento Mountains DistrictMining District
Sandoval Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 58' 42'' North , 106° 53' 50'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Cuba736 (2017)7.3km
La Jara207 (2011)14.0km
Regina105 (2011)23.5km
La Cueva168 (2017)25.3km
Santa Teresa2,741 (2006)27.6km


10 miles south of Cuba

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range
Colorado Plateau, USAPlateau

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bayleyite
Formula: Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 38 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region 1979; USGS Open-File Report 79-1510
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 38 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region 1979; USGS Open-File Report 79-1510
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: USGS Open-File Report 79-1510
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 38 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region 1979; USGS Open-File Report 79-1510
Liebigite
Formula: Ca2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 11H2O
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 38 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region 1979; USGS Open-File Report 79-1510
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 38 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region 1979; USGS Open-File Report 79-1510
'Wad'
Reference: NMBMMR Memoir 38 Geology and Technology of the Grants Uranium Region 1979; USGS Open-File Report 79-1510

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Bayleyite5.ED.05Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Liebigite5.ED.20Ca2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 11H2O
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 15 - HYDRATED NORMAL CARBONATES
AmBn(XO3)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Bayleyite15.3.3.1Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
Liebigite15.3.2.1Ca2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 11H2O
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
H LiebigiteCa2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 11H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
C LiebigiteCa2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 11H2O
OOxygen
O HematiteFe2O3
O CalciteCaCO3
O BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
O LiebigiteCa2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 11H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca LiebigiteCa2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 11H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
UUranium
U BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
U LiebigiteCa2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 11H2O

References

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Ridgley, Jennie L. (1978) A preliminary report on the geology of the Dennison-Bunn uranium claim, Sandoval County, New Mexico. USGS Open-File Report 79-1510
N. M. GEOL. SOC. GDBK., 25TH FLD. CONF., (1974), P. 310

USGS MRDS Record:10199043
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