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Copper Hill deposits, Picuris District, Taos Co., New Mexico, USAi
Regional Level Types
Copper Hill depositsGroup of Deposits
Picuris DistrictMining District
Taos Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° North , 105° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:
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Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


18 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Reference: Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Cuproroméite
Formula: Cu2Sb2(O,OH)7
Reference: Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Reference: Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.; Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1994-2005
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: NMBMMR Bull 87 Mineral and Water Resources of New Mexico
Volborthite
Formula: Cu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: NMBMMR Bull 87 Mineral and Water Resources of New Mexico

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Cuproroméite4.DH.20Cu2Sb2(O,OH)7
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
'Stibiconite'4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Volborthite8.FD.05Cu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Chloritoid9.AF.85(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Volborthite40.3.10.1Cu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
Cuproroméite44.1.1.7Cu2Sb2(O,OH)7
'Stibiconite'44.1.1.1Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chloritoid52.3.3.1(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
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.
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H VolborthiteCu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
H StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
H CuproroméiteCu2Sb2(O,OH)7
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O CupriteCu2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O VolborthiteCu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O QuartzSiO2
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O HematiteFe2O3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O RutileTiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
O StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
O CuproroméiteCu2Sb2(O,OH)7
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si QuartzSiO2
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
SSulfur
S ChalcociteCu2S
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S CovelliteCuS
S AcanthiteAg2S
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
VVanadium
V VolborthiteCu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu VolborthiteCu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu CuproroméiteCu2Sb2(O,OH)7
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Sb StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
Sb CuproroméiteCu2Sb2(O,OH)7
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

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