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Bullion King Mine, Red Mountain Pass, Red Mountain District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 37° North , 107° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~4km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


Ref.: Rocks & Min.:63:274,288. Located South of Red Mountain Pass.

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Rocky Mountains, North America

Mountain Range - 2,039 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Galena
Formula: PbS
Description: Partly altered.
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: 2008 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Habit: Scepters
Reference: Rocks & Min.:63:274,288.; 2008 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts
Quartz var: Milky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: 2008 New Mexico Mineral Symposium abstracts

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Milky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
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 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
var: Milky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Milky Quartz)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Milky Quartz)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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