SUPPORT US. Covid-19 has significantly affected our fundraising. Please help!
Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat ArticlesThe ElementsBooks & Magazines
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsUsersMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice SettingsThe Mineral Quiz
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesSearch by ColorNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day GalleryMineral Photography

Sylvanite from
Columbus Mine (Last Chance; MS 17252; Maverick; MS 9223; Columbus; MS 9223; Moonlight; MS 9179; Little Mack; MS 1144; Gold Cup; MS 9223), La Plata Mining District (California Mining District), La Plata Co., Colorado, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sylvanite
Formula:(Au,Ag)2Te4
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sylvanite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Columbus Mine (Last Chance; MS 17252; Maverick; MS 9223; Columbus; MS 9223; Moonlight; MS 9179; Little Mack; MS 1144; Gold Cup; MS 9223), La Plata Mining District (California Mining District), La Plata Co., Colorado, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Sylvanite
0.9km (0.5 miles) Bessie G Mine, La Plata Mining District (California Mining District), La Plata Co., Colorado, USA
1.7km (1.1 miles) Gold King Mine, La Plata Mining District (California Mining District), La Plata Co., Colorado, USA
2.4km (1.5 miles) Mountain Lily Mine (Camp Bird; MS 19403; Timberline; MS 17241; Ramona), La Plata Mining District (California Mining District), La Plata Co., Colorado, USA
4.7km (2.9 miles) Ruby King Mine (Patented Claim: Ruby King; MS 1237), La Plata Mining District (California Mining District), La Plata Co., Colorado, USA
6.4km (4.0 miles) Neglected Mine, La Plata Mining District (California Mining District), La Plata Co., Colorado, USA
7.8km (4.8 miles) Comstock Mine, Parrott City, La Plata Mining District (California Mining District), La Plata Co., Colorado, USA
8.0km (5.0 miles) Southern Boy Mine, La Plata Mining District (California Mining District), La Plata Co., Colorado, USA
8.9km (5.5 miles) Lucky Discovery Mine, La Plata Mining District (California Mining District), La Plata Co., Colorado, USA
9.5km (5.9 miles) May Day Mine, La Plata Mining District (California Mining District), La Plata Co., Colorado, USA
9.7km (6.0 miles) Idaho Mine, La Plata Mining District (California Mining District), La Plata Co., Colorado, USA
 
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat Discussions Facebook Logo Instagram Logo Discord Logo
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2021, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us - Report a bug/vulnerability Current server date and time: January 20, 2021 20:08:54
Go to top of page