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Woodruff, Petrified Forest Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USAi
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WoodruffTown
Petrified Forest Mining District- not defined -
Navajo Co.County
ArizonaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
34° 46' 52'' North , 110° 2' 34'' West
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A populated place located SW of the Petrified Forest.

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North America PlateTectonic Plate
Colorado Plateau, USAPlateau

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4 valid minerals.

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Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Univ. of AZ Bull. 41 (1916-17), Mineralogy of Useful Minerals in AZ: 39; Stone, R.W. (1920), Gypsum Deposits of the US, USGS Bull. 697: 52; Keith, S.B. (1969), Gypsum, in USGS & AZ Bur. Mines, and US Bur. Of Reclamation 1969, Mineral and water resources of Arizona, AZ Bur. of Mines Bull. 180.
'Helium'
Formula: He
Reference: Peirce, H.W., S.B. Keith and J.C.Wilt (1970), Coal, oil, natural gas, helium, and uranium in Arizona, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 182: 183.
'Petrified Wood'
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Scarborough, Robert B. (1981), Radioactive occurrences and uranium production in Arizona, Arizona Bureau of Geology and Mineral Technology Report for U.S. Department of Energy (Atomic Energy Commission), GJBX-143. RME-2071: 226.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: P Cristofono collection
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: P Cristofono collection, 2008
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: P Cristofono collection
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: P Cristofono collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Carnotite4.HB.05K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Helium'-He
'Petrified Wood'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Carnotite40.2a.28.1K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Helium'-He
'Petrified Wood'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
H HeliumHe
OOxygen
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
VVanadium
V CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
UUranium
U CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O

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