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New York City, New York, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° North , 73° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~18km


New York City covers the area of five counties and "co-extensive" boroughs. In order to keep the New York City localities together in the mindat hierarchy, the city of New York is shown without a county in the position before the state designation. Manhattan Borough, which encompasses all of Manhattan Island, is in New York County. Brooklyn is in Kings County. Queens is in Queens County. Staten Island is in Richmond County. The Bronx is in Bronx County.

Mineral List

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

Actinolite

Albite

var: Oligoclase

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

Allanite-(Ce)

Allophane

Almandine

Alunite

'Amber'

'Amphibole Supergroup'

Analcime

Ancylite-(Ce)

Andradite

Anhydrite

Ankerite

Annite

Anthophyllite

Antigorite

'Apatite'

'Apophyllite'

Aragonite

var: Flos Ferri

Arsenopyrite

Artinite

'Asbestos'

Augite

Autunite

Azurite

Beryl

var: Aquamarine

var: Heliodor

'Biotite'

Bornite

Bournonite

Brucite

Calcioancylite-(Ce)

Calcite

'Chabazite'

Chabazite-Ca

Chabazite-K

Chalcopyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Chondrodite

Chromite

Chrysoberyl

Chrysotile

Clinochlore

var: Chromian Clinochlore

Clinochrysotile

Coalingite

'Columbite'

Columbite-(Fe)

'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'

Copper

Cordierite

Corundum

Cummingtonite

Cuprite

Datolite

'Deweylite'

Diopside

Dolomite

Dravite

'Dravite-Uvite Series'

Dumortierite

Enstatite

Epidote

Epsomite

'Feldspar Group'

Ferrimolybdite

Ferro-gedrite

Ferro-hornblende

Fluocerite-(Ce)

Fluorapatite

Fluorapophyllite-(K)

Fluorite

Forsterite

Galena

'Garnet'

'Garnierite'

Goethite

Gold ?

Graphite

Grossular

'Gummite'

Gypsum

Harmotome

Hematite

'Heulandite'

Heulandite-Ca

'Hornblende'

Hydromagnesite

'Hydrotalcite-2H'

Ilmenite

Kalinite ?

Kaolinite

Kyanite

Laumontite

'Limonite'

Lizardite

Magnesiochromite

Magnesite

Magnetite

Malachite

Marcasite

Melanterite

Mesolite

Meta-autunite

'Mica Group'

Microcline

Microlite Group

Millerite

Molybdenite

Molybdite

'Monazite'

Monazite-(Ce)

Muscovite

Natrolite

Nepheline

Opal

var: Opal-AN

Orthoclase

Pectolite

Phlogopite

'Pinite'

Prehnite

'Psilomelane'

Pyrite

Pyroaurite

Pyrochlore Group

Pyrolusite

Pyrophyllite

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Amethyst

var: Prase

var: Rock Crystal

var: Smoky Quartz

Rutile

'Scapolite'

Schorl

Sepiolite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

'var: Marmolite'

Siderite

var: Sphärosiderite

Sillimanite

'Soapstone'

Spessartine

Sphalerite

Spinel

Staurolite

Stevensite

Stichtite

'Stilbite'

Stilbite-Ca

Talc

Thomsonite-Ca

Titanite

Topaz

Torbernite

'Tourmaline'

Tremolite

Uraninite

Uvanite

'Uvite'

Vermiculite

Vesuvianite

Vivianite

Wollastonite

Wurtzite

'Xenotime'

Xenotime-(Y)

Zircon


130 valid minerals.

Localities in this Region


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References

Minerals of New York City in Rocks & Minerals Magazine, v.84 #3, May/June 2009, pp. 204-252.
Manchester, James G. (1931) The Mineralogy of New York City and Its Environs. New York Mineralogical Club, New York.

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