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Champion Mine, Cinnamon Pass, Park Mining District (Sherman Mining District), Hinsdale Co., Colorado, USAi
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Champion MineMine
Cinnamon PassPass
Park Mining District (Sherman Mining District)Mining District
Hinsdale Co.County
ColoradoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° North , 107° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~14km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:


Rocks & Mins.:75:311-312; The Mines and Minerals of the Great American Rift, R.W. Holmes & M.B. Kennedy, 1983

Located near the top of Cinnamon Pass, between Ouray & Lake City, along the Engineer Pass jeep road.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


12 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Colusite
Formula: Cu13VAs3S16
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: The Mines and Minerals of the Great American Rift, R.W. Holmes & M.B. Kennedy, 1983
'Monazite'
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 75:311-312
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 75:311-312
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Description: Fig. 17, 18, 19 & 20
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 75:311-312
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 75:311-312
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Colusite2.CB.30Cu13VAs3S16
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Thorite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Monazite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Colusite3.1.1.1Cu13VAs3S16
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Thorite51.5.2.3Th(SiO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Monazite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O ThoriteTh(SiO4)
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ThoriteTh(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S AcanthiteAg2S
S CovelliteCuS
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
S TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
CaCalcium
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
VVanadium
V ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
MnManganese
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Fe TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
Cu TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Zn TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
AsArsenic
As ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
As TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
ThThorium
Th ThoriteTh(SiO4)

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