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Porter Mine (Palace and Port), Goodsprings Mining District, Spring Mountains, Clark Co., Nevada, USAi
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Porter Mine (Palace and Port)Mine
Goodsprings Mining DistrictMining District
Spring MountainsMountain Range
Clark Co.County
NevadaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 45' 57'' North , 115° 26' 52'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Goodsprings229 (2011)7.5km
Sandy Valley2,051 (2011)17.5km
Blue Diamond290 (2011)31.4km
Enterprise108,481 (2011)34.3km
Summerlin South24,085 (2012)40.4km


Sec 14 T25S R58E. Lead

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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


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: USGS Bul 540
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: USGS Bul 540
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: USGS Bul 540
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: NBMG Bull 62 Geology and Mineral Deposits of Clark County, Nevada; USGS Bul 540
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: NBMG Bull 62 Geology and Mineral Deposits of Clark County, Nevada
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: USGS Bul 540

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CCarbon
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O CalciteCaCO3
O AnglesitePbSO4
O CerussitePbCO3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S AnglesitePbSO4
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
ZnZinc
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb CerussitePbCO3

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
NEV BUR MINES BULL 62 (1965) P.195.
USGS PROF. PAPER 162 (1931) P. 158.

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USGS MRDS Record:10197313

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