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Bolaños, Bolaños Municipality, Jalisco, Mexicoi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
21° 41' North , 103° 47' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
San Martín de Bolaños2,282 (2018)3.1km
El Platanar124 (2018)8.1km
Agua Caliente432 (2014)9.9km
Chimaltitán843 (2018)10.7km
La Playa241 (2014)15.5km


60 million ounces of silver from epithermal veins.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

29 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Panczner (1987):80-393; Dana 7:I:518.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: http://www.amsac.com.mx/mminero/septiembre/sep98a1.html
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: http://www.amsac.com.mx/mminero/septiembre/sep98a1.html
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Panczner (1987):80-393; Dana 7:I:518.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Panczner (1987): 148.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: http://www.amsac.com.mx/mminero/septiembre/sep98a1.html
Crocoite
Formula: PbCrO4
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Galena
Formula: PbS
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Panczner(1987):142-388.
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: http://www.amsac.com.mx/mminero/septiembre/sep98a1.html
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Panczner (1987):80-393; Dana 7:I:518.
Litharge
Formula: PbO
Reference: Panczner (1987):80-393; Dana 7:I:518.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Massicot
Formula: PbO
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Panczner(1987):142-388.
Minium
Formula: Pb3O4
Reference: Panczner (1987):80-393; Dana 7:I:518.
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
Silver
Formula: Ag
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: http://www.amsac.com.mx/mminero/septiembre/sep98a1.html
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Reference: http://www.amsac.com.mx/mminero/septiembre/sep98a1.html
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Vanadinite
Formula: Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Reference: Panczner(1987):142-388.
Willemite
Formula: Zn2SiO4

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stromeyerite2.BA.40AgCuS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Litharge4.AC.20PbO
Massicot4.AC.25PbO
Minium4.BD.05Pb3O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Crocoite7.FA.20PbCrO4
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Vanadinite8.BN.05Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Willemite9.AA.05Zn2SiO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Stromeyerite2.4.6.1AgCuS
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
ø = 3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Litharge4.2.4.1PbO
Massicot4.2.7.1PbO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Minium7.2.8.1Pb3O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 35 - ANHYDROUS CHROMATES
AXO4
Crocoite35.3.1.1PbCrO4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Vanadinite41.8.4.3Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Willemite51.1.1.2Zn2SiO4
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Amethyst-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O MassicotPbO
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CerussitePbCO3
O CrocoitePbCrO4
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O HematiteFe2O3
O VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
O MiniumPb3O4
O WillemiteZn2SiO4
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O LithargePbO
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O AnglesitePbSO4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si WillemiteZn2SiO4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
SSulfur
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S AcanthiteAg2S
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S BaryteBaSO4
S StromeyeriteAgCuS
S AnglesitePbSO4
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Cl VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
VVanadium
V VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
CrChromium
Cr CrocoitePbCrO4
FeIron
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CopperCu
Cu StromeyeriteAgCuS
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Zn WillemiteZn2SiO4
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
AsArsenic
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
AgSilver
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag SilverAg
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag StromeyeriteAgCuS
SbAntimony
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb MassicotPbO
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb CrocoitePbCrO4
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
Pb MiniumPb3O4
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb LithargePbO
Pb AnglesitePbSO4

References

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Canet, C., Franco, S. I., Prol-Ledesma, R. M., González-Partida, E., & Villanueva-Estrada, R. E. (2011). A model of boiling for fluid inclusion studies: Application to the Bolaños Ag–Au–Pb–Zn epithermal deposit, Western Mexico. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, 110(2), 118-125.

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