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Eureka Co., Nevada, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° North , 116° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~96km


A number of "Carlin" trend type gold deposits have made the county an important producer of gold in Nevada.

Mineral List

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

Acanthite

Actinolite

Albite

var: Andesine

Aliettite

Allophane

Alunite

'Amphibole Supergroup'

'var: Byssolite'

Anatase

Andradite

Anglesite

Anhydrite

Ankerite

Anorthite

var: Labradorite

'Anorthoclase'

Antigorite

Antlerite

'Apatite'

Aragonite

Arsenic

Arsenolamprite

Arsenolite

Arsenopyrite

Augelite

Augite

Aurichalcite

Avicennite

Azurite

Barnesite

Baryte

Berthierite

Beryl

Bindheimite

'Biotite'

Bismite

Bismuth

Bismuthinite

Bismutite

Bokite

Bornite

Boulangerite

Bournonite

Brochantite

Bromargyrite

Cacoxenite

Cadmium

Calcite

Calderónite

Caledonite

Calomel

Carbonatecyanotrichite

Carlinite (TL)

Carminite

Celestine

Cerussite

Cervantite

'Chabazite'

Chalcanthite

Chalcocite

Chalcophanite

Chalcophyllite

Chalcopyrite

Chlorapatite

Chlorargyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Christite (TL)

Chromite

Chrysocolla

Cinnabar

Clinochlore

var: Pyknochlorite

Clinoclase

Clinoenstatite

'Clinoptilolite'

Clinozoisite

Conichalcite

Copper

'Copper Stain'

Corderoite

Covellite

Crandallite

Cristobalite

Cuprite

Cuproroméite

Cyanotrichite

Delafossite

Descloizite

Diadochite

Dickite

Digenite

Diopside

Dolomite

Doyleite

Dussertite

Ellisite (TL)

Englishite

Epidote

Epsomite

'Erionite'

Euchroite

Faustite (TL)

Fervanite

Fluellite

Fluorapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite

Fluorapophyllite-(Na)

Fluorite

Fraipontite

Frankdicksonite (TL)

Freibergite

Galena

var: Argentiferous Galena

Galenobismutite

Galkhaite

'Garnet'

Gersdorffite

Getchellite

Gibbsite

Goethite

Gold

var: Electrum

Goldquarryite (TL)

Gortdrumite

Graphite

Gratonite

Greenockite

Grossular

Gruzdevite

Gunningite

Gypsum

Häggite

Halite

'Halloysite'

Halotrichite

Hawleyite

Hedenbergite

Hematite

Hemimorphite

'Heulandite'

Hewettite

Heyite

'Hornblende'

Huemulite

Hummerite

Hureaulite

Hydroniumjarosite

Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)

Hydroxylapatite

Hydrozincite

'Hypersthene'

Ilmenite

Ilsemannite

Jahnsite-(CaMnMg)

Jamesonite

Jarosite

Jordanite

Jordisite

Kalinite

Kaolinite

Kazakhstanite

Kermesite

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Kieserite

Kingite

Laumontite

Leadhillite

Lepidocrocite

Leucophosphite

Leucoxene

Libethenite

'Limonite'

Linarite

Lizardite

Lorándite

Maghemite

Magnesio-hornblende

Magnetite

Malachite

Mandarinoite

Mansfieldite

Marcasite

Marialite

Massicot

Matioliite

Melanterite

Meneghinite

Metacinnabar

Metahewettite

Metaschoderite (TL)

Metasideronatrite

Metastibnite

Metatorbernite

Metatyuyamunite

Meurigite-K

Miargyrite

Microcline

Millerite

Mimetite

Minium

Minyulite

Molybdenite

Monazite-(Ce)

Monazite-(La)

Montmorillonite

Mordenite

Morenosite

Muscovite

var: Illite

var: Sericite

Natrolite

Nevadaite (TL)

Nontronite

Olivenite

'Olivine'

Opal

var: Opal-AN

Orpiment

'Orthochrysotile'

Orthoclase

Owyheeite

Pararealgar

Pargasite

Pentlandite

Pharmacolite

Pharmacosiderite

'Phillipsite'

Phlogopite

Phosphofibrite

Pintadoite

Pitticite

Plattnerite

Plumbogummite

Plumbojarosite

Polybasite

Powellite

Prehnite

Pseudomalachite

'Psilomelane'

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

var: Arsenian Pyrite

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Amethyst

var: Chalcedony

Realgar

Rhodochrosite

Richellite

Romanèchite

Rosasite

Roscoelite

Rozenite

Rutile

Sanidine

Scheelite

Schoderite (TL)

Schubnelite

Schuetteite

Scorodite

Selenium

Seligmannite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Siderite

var: Manganoan Siderite

Sideronatrite

Siegenite

Silver

Sincosite

'Smectite Group'

Smithsonite

Sphalerite

var: Marmatite

Starkeyite

Stephanite

'Stibiconite'

Stibnite

'Stilbite'

Strengite

Stromeyerite

Sulphur

Symplesite

Szomolnokite

Talc

Tennantite

Tenorite

Tetradymite

Tetrahedrite

Thorianite

Tiemannite

Tinticite

Titanite

Topaz

Torbernite

Tremolite

Tripuhyite

Tungstenite

Turanite

Turquoise

Tyrolite

Tyuyamunite

Uraninite

Valentinite

Vanadinite

Vanoxite

Variscite

var: Redondite

Vashegyite

Vésigniéite

Vesuvianite

Violarite

Vivianite

Volborthite

'Wad'

Wairakite

Wavellite

Weissbergite (TL)

Whitlockite

Wickenburgite

Witherite

'Wolframite'

Wollastonite

Woodruffite

Wulfenite

Wurtzite

Xenotime-(Y)

Zálesíite

Zincite

Zinkenite

Zircon

Zoisite


292 valid minerals. 10 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Entries shown in red are rocks recorded for this region.

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Localities in this Region

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References

- Geology and Mineral Resources of Eureka County, Nevada. Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Bull 64, 1967.

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