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Nacimiento Mine, San Pablo, Sandoval Co., New Mexico, USAi
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Nacimiento MineMine
San Pablo- not defined -
Sandoval Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 59' 38'' North , 106° 53' 49'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Cuba736 (2017)6.4km
La Jara207 (2011)12.6km
Regina105 (2011)21.8km
La Cueva168 (2017)26.1km
Santa Teresa2,741 (2006)26.4km


”Most prominent is the Nacimiento Mine near Cuba in Sandoval County, where ... Bringe and Marc Wilson reported that the fossil wood is replaced by djurleite.”

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6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: M Massis collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Personally collected by Erin Delventhal - found in septarian nodules, IDed by crystal habit
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Description: occurs as replacement copper mineralization after wood
Reference: M Massis collection
Djurleite
Formula: Cu31S16
Reference: DeMark, Ramon S; Hlava, Paul F, New Mexico Copper Minerals, Mineralogical Record 28.1 (Jan/Feb 1997): 53-54
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: M Massis collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Collected and photographed by Randy Waln, minID KW6-4CV

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Djurleite2.BA.05Cu31S16
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Djurleite2.4.7.2Cu31S16
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
SSulfur
S ChalcociteCu2S
S DjurleiteCu31S16
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu DjurleiteCu31S16

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DeMark, Ramon S. and Hlava, Paul F. (1997), New Mexico Copper Minerals, Mineralogical Record: 28(1) (Jan/Feb 1997): 53-54.

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