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Royal Flush Mine, Garden Spring Canyon, Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico, USAi
Regional Level Types
Royal Flush MineMine
Garden Spring CanyonCanyon
Bingham- not defined -
Hansonburg DistrictMining District
Socorro Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 33° 50' 31'' North , 106° 21' 37'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 33.84195,-106.36028
GeoHash:G#: 9wh2e8wz9
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Carrizozo941 (2017)49.9km


Ref.: (in part): Rocks & Min.: 64:30; 65:455. A lead mine located near Bingham. Owned by the Mex-Tex Mining Co. Ore is in the Council Springs Limestone member of the Pennsylvanian Madera Limestone.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
var: Barytoanglesite7.AD.35(Pb,Ba)SO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Mottramite8.BH.40PbCu(VO4)(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Mottramite41.5.2.2PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Anglesite
var: Barytoanglesite
-(Pb,Ba)SO4
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O CerussitePbCO3
O MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O Anglesite (var: Barytoanglesite)(Pb,Ba)SO4
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O AnglesitePbSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S BaryteBaSO4
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S Anglesite (var: Barytoanglesite)(Pb,Ba)SO4
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S AnglesitePbSO4
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
VVanadium
V MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CuCopper
Cu MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba Anglesite (var: Barytoanglesite)(Pb,Ba)SO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb Anglesite (var: Barytoanglesite)(Pb,Ba)SO4
Pb AnglesitePbSO4

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 3187209
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Lithology: Carbonate

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Pennsylvanian
298.9 - 323.2 Ma



ID: 2834531
Pennsylvanian rocks, undivided

Age: Pennsylvanian (298.9 - 323.2 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Sandia Formation; Madera Limestone; La Pasada Formation; Alamitos Formation; Flechado Formation; Bar B Formation; Nakaye Formation; Red House Formation; Oswaldo Formation; Syrena Formation

Description: In Sangre de Cristo Mountains may include Sandia, Madera, La Pasada, Alamitos, and Flechado Formations; elsewhere may include Bar-B, Nakaye, Red House, Oswaldo, and Syrena Formations.

Comments: Original map source: Green, G.N., Jones, G.E., and Anderson, O.J., 1997, The Digital Geologic Map of New Mexico in ARC/INFO Format: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 97-0052, 9 p., scale 1:500,000.

Lithology: Major:{shale,limestone,mixed clastic}, Incidental:{coal, chert}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License


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