Brugger Mine, Baxter Springs, Picher Field, Tri-State District, Cherokee Co., Kansas, USAi
|Regional Level Types|
|Baxter Springs||Group of Springs|
|Picher Field||- not defined -|
|Tri-State District||Mining District|
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||37° 2' 30'' North , 94° 45' 30'' West|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||37.04167,-94.75833|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfa : Humid subtropical climate|
Ref.: Rocks & Min.:64:28. A lead mine located at the end of the Picher (Oklahoma) ore field.
Regions containing this locality
|North America Plate||Tectonic Plate|
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List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Group 2 - SULFIDES|
|AmXp, with m:p = 1:1|
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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251.902 - 541 Ma
|Paleozoic sedimentary rocks|
Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)
Lithology: Sedimentary rocks
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. 
298.9 - 323.2 Ma
Age: Pennsylvanian (298.9 - 323.2 Ma)
Stratigraphic Name: Cherokee Group
Description: Includes: Cabaniss FM (base CA) with Verdigris Limestone Member (base V) and Mineral coal bed (base MC), Krebs FM with Bluejacket Sandstone Member (base BJ) and Warner Sandstone Member (base WR).
Comments: gray to brown sandstone and sandy shale with minor limestone and about 10 commercially important coal beds. Total approximate thickness ranging from 350 ft. to 500 ft. in outcrop. Original map source: Ross, Jorgina A., 1992, A digital representation of the Geological map of Kansas: Kansas Geological Survey, Map M-23, scale 1:500,000.
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.