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Nelson Point mine, Eastside mines, Shiprock District, San Juan Co., New Mexico, USAi
Regional Level Types
Nelson Point mineMine
Eastside minesGroup of Mines
Shiprock DistrictMining District
San Juan Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° 42' 55'' North , 109° 1' 59'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Beclabito317 (2011)14.1km
Teec Nos Pos730 (2011)23.3km
Shiprock8,295 (2011)31.8km
Sanostee371 (2011)35.3km
Lukachukai1,701 (2011)37.5km


Sec 23 T29N R21W

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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


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

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: NMBGMR Open-file Report - 466
Corvusite
Formula: (Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Duttonite ?
Formula: V4+O(OH)2
Reference: NMBGMR Open-file Report - 466
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: NMBGMR Open-file Report - 466
Hendersonite (TL)
Formula: (Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: NMBGMR Open-file Report - 466
Hewettite
Formula: CaV6O16 · 9H2O
Reference: NMBGMR Open-file Report - 466
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: NMBGMR Open-file Report - 466
Metahewettite
Formula: CaV6O16 · 3H2O
Reference: NMBGMR Open-file Report - 466
Metarossite
Formula: Ca(V2O6) · 2H2O
Reference: NMBGMR Open-file Report - 466
Montroseite
Formula: (V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Reference: NMBGMR Open-file Report - 466
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: NMBGMR Open-file Report - 466
Rossite
Formula: Ca(VO3)2•4H2O
Reference: NMBGMR Open-file Report - 466
Sherwoodite
Formula: Ca4.5(AlV4+2V5+12O40) · 28H2O
Reference: NMBGMR Open-file Report - 466

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corvusite4.HE.20(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Duttonite ?4.HE.35V4+O(OH)2
Hendersonite (TL)4.HG.50(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
Hewettite4.HE.15CaV6O16 · 9H2O
Metahewettite4.HE.15CaV6O16 · 3H2O
Metarossite4.HD.10Ca(V2O6) · 2H2O
Montroseite4.FD.10(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Rossite4.HD.05Ca(VO3)2•4H2O
Sherwoodite4.HC.15Ca4.5(AlV4+2V5+12O40) · 28H2O
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Montroseite6.1.1.4(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
X(OH)2
Duttonite ?6.2.7.1V4+O(OH)2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 47 - VANADIUM OXYSALTS
Normal Anhydrous Vanadium Oxysalts
Metarossite47.1.1.2Ca(V2O6) · 2H2O
Rossite47.1.1.1Ca(VO3)2•4H2O
Anhydrous Vanadium Oxysalts Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Sherwoodite47.2.4.1Ca4.5(AlV4+2V5+12O40) · 28H2O
Hydrated Normal Vanadium Oxysalts
Corvusite47.3.2.2(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Hendersonite (TL)47.3.1.4(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
Hewettite47.3.1.1CaV6O16 · 9H2O
Metahewettite47.3.1.2CaV6O16 · 3H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Hendersonite(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
H Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
H MetarossiteCa(V2O6) · 2H2O
H RossiteCa(VO3)2•4H2O
H SherwooditeCa4.5(AlV24+V125+O40) · 28H2O
H HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
H MetahewettiteCaV6O16 · 3H2O
H Montroseite(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H DuttoniteV4+O(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Hendersonite(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
O Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
O MetarossiteCa(V2O6) · 2H2O
O RossiteCa(VO3)2•4H2O
O SherwooditeCa4.5(AlV24+V125+O40) · 28H2O
O HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
O MetahewettiteCaV6O16 · 3H2O
O Montroseite(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O DuttoniteV4+O(OH)2
NaSodium
Na Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
AlAluminium
Al SherwooditeCa4.5(AlV24+V125+O40) · 28H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
KPotassium
K Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Hendersonite(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
Ca Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Ca MetarossiteCa(V2O6) · 2H2O
Ca RossiteCa(VO3)2•4H2O
Ca SherwooditeCa4.5(AlV24+V125+O40) · 28H2O
Ca HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
Ca MetahewettiteCaV6O16 · 3H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
VVanadium
V Hendersonite(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
V Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
V MetarossiteCa(V2O6) · 2H2O
V RossiteCa(VO3)2•4H2O
V SherwooditeCa4.5(AlV24+V125+O40) · 28H2O
V HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
V MetahewettiteCaV6O16 · 3H2O
V Montroseite(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
V DuttoniteV4+O(OH)2
FeIron
Fe Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Fe Montroseite(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
SrStrontium
Sr Hendersonite(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O

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NMBGMR Open-file Report - 466

USGS MRDS Record:10175247

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