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Giles Co., Virginia, USAi
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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Pearisburg2,678 (2017)
Narrows1,953 (2017)
Pembroke1,081 (2017)
Rich Creek748 (2017)
Glen Lyn117 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
comté de Giles, Virginie, États-Unis
German:
Giles County, Virginia, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
contea di Giles, Virginia, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Джайлз, Виргиния, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
賈爾斯縣 , 弗吉尼亚州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Giles, Virginia, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Giles County, Virginia, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة جايلز, فرجينيا, الولايات المتحدة
Basque:
Giles konderria , Virginia
Bavarian:
Giles County, Virginia, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
জিলেস কাউন্টি, ভার্জিনিয়া, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Джилс, Вирджиния, Съединени американски щати
Cebuano:
Giles County , Virginia
Cornish:
Konteth Giles, Virjynni, Statys Unys
Dutch:
Giles County, Virginia, Verenigde Staten
Estonian:
Gilesi maakond , Virginia, Ameerika Ühendriigid
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان گیلز، ویرجینیا, ویرجینیا, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Georgian:
ჯაილზის ოლქი, ვირჯინია, ამერიკის შეერთებული შტატები
Hebrew:
מחוז גיילס, וירג'יניה, ארצות הברית
Hungarian:
Giles megye, Virginia, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Japanese:
ジャイルズ郡, バージニア州, アメリカ合衆国
Low Saxon/Low German:
Giles County, Virginia, USA
Min Dong Chinese:
Giles Gông, Virginia
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Giles Kūn
Norwegian:
Giles County, Virginia, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Giles, Wirginia, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Giles, Virgínia, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul Giles, Virginia, Statele Unite ale Americii
Sardinian:
contea de Giles, Virgìnia, Istados Unidos de Amèrica
Serbian:
Giles County, Вирџинија, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Giles County, Virginia, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swedish:
Giles County, Virginia, USA
Traditional Chinese:
賈爾斯縣, 維珍尼亞州, 美國
Turkish:
Giles, Virginia, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Джайлс, Вірджинія, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
جائلز کاؤنٹی، ورجینیا, ورجینیا, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Giles, Virginia, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Giles, Virginia, Estados Unidos
Western Punjabi:
جیلز کاؤنٹی, ورجینیا, امریکہ


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'Apatite'
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
'Apatite var: Collophane'
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Brushite
Formula: Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Reference: Murray, J. W. & Dietrich, R. V. (1956): Brushite and taranakite from Pig Hole Cave, Giles County, Virginia. American Mineralogist 41, 616-626.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Chalcophanite
Formula: (Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Reference: Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
'Clays'
Reference: Murray, J. W. & Dietrich, R. V. (1956): Brushite and taranakite from Pig Hole Cave, Giles County, Virginia. American Mineralogist 41, 616-626.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Gypsum var: Satin Spar Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Leucophosphite
Formula: KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Reference: Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Nesquehonite
Formula: MgCO3 · 3H2O
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Niter
Formula: KNO3
'Psilomelane'
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Quartz var: Onyx
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Taranakite
Formula: (K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chalcophanite4.FL.20(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Onyx4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Nesquehonite5.CA.05MgCO3 · 3H2O
Niter5.NA.10KNO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Satin Spar Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Brushite8.CJ.50Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Hydroxylapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Leucophosphite8.DH.10KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Taranakite8.CH.25(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Wavellite8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'var: Collophane'-
'Clays'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
AB3X7
Chalcophanite7.8.2.1(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Group 13 - ACID CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Nesquehonite13.1.5.1MgCO3 · 3H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 18 - NORMAL NITRATES
AXO3·xH2O, where x can equal zero
Niter18.1.2.1KNO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Brushite39.1.1.1Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Miscellaneous
Taranakite39.3.6.1(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite41.8.1.4Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Hydroxylapatite41.8.1.3Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Leucophosphite42.11.6.1KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-
'var: Collophane'-
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Clays'-
Gypsum
var: Satin Spar Gypsum
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Onyx-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
H Taranakite(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
H Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Gypsum (var: Satin Spar Gypsum)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
H NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
C AragoniteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
NNitrogen
N NiterKNO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
O Taranakite(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
O HematiteFe2O3
O HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Gypsum (var: Satin Spar Gypsum)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
O NiterKNO3
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Onyx)SiO2
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
FFluorine
F Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
F WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
AlAluminium
Al Taranakite(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
Al WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Onyx)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
PPhosphorus
P BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
P Taranakite(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
P Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
P HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
P LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
P WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S Gypsum (var: Satin Spar Gypsum)CaSO4 · 2H2O
KPotassium
K Taranakite(K,NH4)Al3(PO4)3(OH) · 9H2O
K LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
K NiterKNO3
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
Ca Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Ca HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Gypsum (var: Satin Spar Gypsum)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
MnManganese
Mn Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
Fe LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
ZnZinc
Zn Chalcophanite(Zn,Fe,Mn)Mn3O7 · 3H2O
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Giles_County,_Virginia
Wikidata ID:Q951290
GeoNames ID:4760832

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