Con Mine


Path to the site

Kanada / Nordwest-Territorien (Northwest Territories) / Mackenzie District / Yellowknife / Con Mine

Jour­ney De­scrip­tion

2 km S von Yelloknife. 4 Sole.

Ex­po­sure de­scrip­tion



Gold. Begleitmineral in irregulärem graben-ähnlichem Körpern von Quarz-Feldspat Porphyr. Es handelt sich um Molybdänit-3 R, assoziiert mit Quarz, Feldspat, Muskovit, Biotit, Pyrit, Pyrrhotin, und kleinen Mengen an Zirkon, Fluorapatit, Rutil und Epidot.

GPS Co­or­d­i­nates

Con Mine

Con Mine

WGS 84: 
Lat.: 62.43888889° N, 
Long: 114.37166667° W
WGS 84: 
Lat.: 62° 26' 20" N,
   Long: 114° 22' 18" W
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⚒ Con, Yellowknife, Mackenzie, Nordwest-Territorien, CA
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Important: Before entering this or any other place of discovery you should have a permission of the operator and/or owner. Likewise it is to be respected that necessary safety precautions are kept during the visit.

Additional Functions

Minerals (Count: 43)

Rocks (Count: 1)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature


  • RIDLAND, G. C (1941.) Mineralogy of the Negus and Con Mines, Yellowknife, NW Territories. Econ. Geol. 36, 45-70.
  • COLEMAN, L.C. (1953). Mineralogy of the Yellowknife Bay are, N.W.T. Am. Min. 38, 506-27.
  • Traill, R.J. (1963). A rhombohedral polytype of molybdenite. Can.Min. 7, 524-26.
  • EnWikiPedia:wiki/Con_Mine