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Abbey District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USAi
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Abbey DistrictMining District
Socorro Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 33° North , 106° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~66km
Locality type:Mining District
Köppen climate type:BWk : Cold desert climate


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16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Apachite
Formula: Cu9Si10O29 · 11H2O
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Collected by Ray DeMark
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: 5th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium (1985) New Mexico Geology 7:41-42
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Collected by Ray DeMark
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; 5th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium (1985) New Mexico Geology 7:41-42
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; 5th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium (1985) New Mexico Geology 7:41-42
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; 5th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium (1985) New Mexico Geology 7:41-42
Ordoñezite
Formula: ZnSb2O6
Description: Copper analog
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: 5th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium (1985) New Mexico Geology 7:41-42
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: 5th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium (1985) New Mexico Geology 7:41-42
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Collected by Ray DeMark
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Tangeite
Formula: CaCu(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Northrup, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd Rev. Ed., 1996
Tripuhyite
Formula: Fe3+Sb5+O4
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; 5th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium (1985) New Mexico Geology 7:41-42
'Unnamed (Cu-Sb Oxide)'
Formula: CuSb2O6
Description: copper analog of ordonezite
Reference: 5th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium (1985) New Mexico Geology 7:41-42

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ordoñezite4.DB.10ZnSb2O6
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
'Stibiconite'4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Tripuhyite4.DB.05Fe3+Sb5+O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Conichalcite8.BH.35CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Tangeite8.BH.35CaCu(VO4)(OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
Apachite9.HE.10Cu9Si10O29 · 11H2O
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Unnamed (Cu-Sb Oxide)'-CuSb2O6

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Conichalcite41.5.1.2CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Tangeite41.5.1.6CaCu(VO4)(OH)
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Stibiconite'44.1.1.1Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
AX2O6
Ordoñezite44.2.1.2ZnSb2O6
Tripuhyite44.2.1.3Fe3+Sb5+O4
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
Group 78 - Unclassified Silicates
Apachite78.4.1.1Cu9Si10O29 · 11H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Unnamed (Cu-Sb Oxide)'-CuSb2O6

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TangeiteCaCu(VO4)(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
H ApachiteCu9Si10O29 · 11H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O TangeiteCaCu(VO4)(OH)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O OrdoñeziteZnSb2O6
O StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
O ApachiteCu9Si10O29 · 11H2O
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O TripuhyiteFe3+Sb5+O4
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O Unnamed (Cu-Sb Oxide)CuSb2O6
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si ApachiteCu9Si10O29 · 11H2O
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S SphaleriteZnS
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca TangeiteCaCu(VO4)(OH)
Ca ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
VVanadium
V TangeiteCaCu(VO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe TripuhyiteFe3+Sb5+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu TangeiteCaCu(VO4)(OH)
Cu ApachiteCu9Si10O29 · 11H2O
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu Unnamed (Cu-Sb Oxide)CuSb2O6
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
ZnZinc
Zn OrdoñeziteZnSb2O6
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
SbAntimony
Sb OrdoñeziteZnSb2O6
Sb StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
Sb TripuhyiteFe3+Sb5+O4
Sb Unnamed (Cu-Sb Oxide)CuSb2O6
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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