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Nye Co., Nevada, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 38° 52' 8'' North , 117° 55' 15'' West (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km


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Mineral List

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

Acanthite

Actinolite

Adamite

var: Cuprian Adamite

Aegirine

'Agardite'

Agardite-(Y)

Aguilarite

Aikinite

Alabandite

Albite

Aleksite

'Allanite Group'

Altaite

Alumohydrocalcite

Alunite

Alunogen

Analcime

Anapaite

Anatase

Andalusite

'Andorite'

Anglesite

Anhydrite

Ankerite

Anorthite

'Anorthoclase'

Antigorite

Antimony

'Apatite'

Apjohnite

Aragonite

Arfvedsonite

Argentojarosite

Arsendescloizite

Arseniosiderite

Arsenolite

Arsenopyrite

Artinite

Aurichalcite

Aurorite

Austinite

Autunite

Azurite

Balkanite

'Barrandite'

Bartonite

Barysilite

Baryte

Bayldonite

'Beaverite-(Cu)'

'Belmontite'

Benjaminite (TL)

'Bentonite'

Berryite

Beryl

Beudantite

Bindheimite

'Biotite'

Bismite

Bismoclite

Bismuthinite

var: Horobetsuite

Bismutite

Bornite

Botryogen

Boulangerite

Bournonite

Brochantite

Bromargyrite

Brookite

Brucite

Buddingtonite

Cacoxenite

Calaverite

Calcite

var: Travertine

Caledonite

Callaghanite (TL)

Calomel

Canfieldite

Carminite

Carnotite

Cassiterite

Celadonite

Celestine

Celsian

Cerussite

Cervantite

'Chabazite'

Chalcanthite

Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

Cheralite

Chlorargyrite

var: Bromian Chlorargyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Chondrodite

Chromite

Chrysocolla

Cinnabar

Claudetite

Clinochlore

var: Leuchtenbergite

Clinochrysotile

'Clinoptilolite'

Coffinite

Coloradoite

Conichalcite

Copiapite

Copper

'Copper Stain'

Corderoite

Cordierite

Corkite

Cornubite

Cornwallite

Coronadite

Covellite

Crandallite

Creedite

Cristobalite

Cryptomelane

Cuprite

Cyanotrichite

Daubréeite

Daubréelite

Descloizite

var: Cuprian Descloizite

'Deweylite'

Diaphorite

Diaspore

Dickite

Diopside

Dolomite

Duftite

Dumortierite

Dypingite

Dyscrasite

Emmonsite

Enargite

Epidote

Epsomite

'Erionite'

Eskimoite

Famatinite

Fayalite

'Feldspar Group'

Ferberite

Ferrimolybdite

Fibroferrite

Fizélyite

Fluorapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite

Fluorite

Fornacite

Forsterite

Fraipontite

Freibergite

Freieslebenite

Friedrichite

Gahnite

Galena

var: Argentiferous Galena

Galenobismutite

'Garnet'

'Garnierite'

Gaylussite

Gearksutite

Getchellite

Gibbsite

Goethite

Gold

var: Electrum

Grossular

Guérinite

Gustavite

Gypsum

Haidingerite

Halite

'Halloysite'

Hammarite

Hastingsite

Hawleyite

Hematite

var: Martite

var: Specularite

Hemimorphite

Hessite

'Heulandite'

Hidalgoite

Hodrušite

Hollandite

'Hornblende'

Hörnesite

Hübnerite (TL)

Huntite

Hydromagnesite

Hydroxylapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite

Hydrozincite

Hypercinnabar

'Hypersthene'

Ilsemannite

Iodargyrite

Iron

var: Kamacite

Jamesonite

Jarosite

Kaersutite

Kaolinite

Kermesite

'Kerolite'

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Koechlinite

Krennerite

Kuramite

Kutnohorite

Kyanite

Lavendulan

Lazulite

Leadhillite

Lechatelierite

Leucoxene

Lillianite

'Limonite'

Linarite

Lindströmite

Lithiophorite

Livingstonite

Luzonite

Magnesite

Magnetite

Malachite

'Manganese Oxides'

'var: Manganese Dendrites'

Manganite

Marcasite

Massicot

Matildite

Mcguinnessite

Melanterite

Mercury

Meta-autunite

Metacinnabar

Metastibnite

Metatorbernite

Metavariscite

Miargyrite

Microcline

Mimetite

Mixite

Molybdenite

Molybdofornacite

'Monazite'

Montgomeryite

Montmorillonite

Montroydite

Mordenite

Mottramite

Murdochite

Muscovite

var: Illite

var: Leverrierite

var: Sericite

Nakauriite

Natrojarosite

Naumannite

Neyite

Olivenite

'Olivine'

Opal

var: Opal-AN

var: Precious Opal

var: Wood Opal

Orpiment

'Orthochrysotile'

Orthoclase

Ourayite

Owyheeite

'Parachrysotile'

Pararealgar

Pavonite

Periclase

Perrierite-(Ce)

'Petrified Wood'

Petzite

Pharmacolite

Pharmacosiderite

Phlogopite

Phosgenite

Phosphosiderite

Pitticite

Plagionite

Plattnerite

Plumbogummite

Plumbojarosite

Pokrovskite

Polybasite

Powellite

Prehnite

Proustite

Pseudomalachite

'Psilomelane'

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

var: Auriferous Pyrite

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

Pyrophyllite

Pyrostilpnite

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Amethyst

var: Chalcedony

var: Myrickite

Ranciéite

Realgar

Rhodochrosite

Rhodonite

Rosasite

Rösslerite

Rozenite

Rutile

Sanidine

Saponite

Sarmientite

Scheelite

Schreibersite

Schumacherite

Scorodite

Segnitite

Selenium

Senarmontite

Sepiolite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Serpierite

Siderite

Sillimanite

Silver

var: Amalgam

Skinnerite

'Smectite Group'

Smithsonite

Spessartine

Sphalerite

var: Marmatite

Spinel

Stannite

Staurolite

Stellerite

Stephanite

Stetefeldtite (TL)

Stevensite

'Stibiconite'

Stibnite

'Stilbite'

Strashimirite

Strengite

var: Aluminian Strengite

Stromeyerite

Sulphur

Taenite

Talc

Tangeite

Tellurite

Tennantite

Tenorite

Tetrahedrite

'Thénardite'

Titanite

Todorokite

Torbernite

'Tourmaline'

Tremolite

Trevorite

Tridymite

Tripuhyite

Troilite

Trona

Tsumcorite

Tungstite

Turanite

'Turgite'

Turquoise

Ulexite

'UM1988-05-S:AgBiCuHgPb'

'UM1988-06-S:AgBiCuHgPb'

Uraninite

Uranophane

'Uvite'

Uytenbogaardtite

Valentinite

Vanadinite

var: Arsenatian Vanadinite

Variscite

Vashegyite

Vauquelinite

Vernadite

Vesuvianite

Vikingite

Vladimirite

Volborthite

'Wad'

Wakabayashilite

Wardite

Wavellite

Whitecapsite (TL)

Willemite

Witherite

'Wolframite'

Wulfenite

Wurtzite

Xenotime-(Y)

Zinkenite

Zircon


343 valid minerals. 5 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Localities in this Region

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References

Tingley, J.V. and J. Quade (1986) A mineral inventory of the Tonopah Resource Area, Battle Mountain District, Nevada. Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology Open File Report OFR 86-14.

Nevada Bureau Mines & Geology, Bulletin 77, Geology and Mineral Resources of Southern Nye County Nevada.

Nevada Bureau Mines & Geology, Bulletin 99B, Geology and Mineral Resources of Northern Nye County Nevada.

Nevada Bureau Mines & Geology, Special Publication 31, Minerals of Nevada.

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