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East Stone Gap Quarry, East Stone Gap, Wise Co., Virginia, USAi
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East Stone Gap QuarryQuarry
East Stone GapGap
Wise Co.County
VirginiaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° 52' 7'' North , 82° 43' 56'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Big Stone Gap5,614 (2014)2.0km
Appalachia1,671 (2017)6.1km
Norton3,939 (2017)11.7km
Keokee416 (2011)15.3km
Wise3,119 (2017)18.3km


Hancock limestone (Silurian)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Min.:60:170.; Virginia Minerals Vol 29. No 2:
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: Rocks & Min.:60:170.; Virginia Minerals Vol 29. No 2:
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich; Virginia Minerals Vol 29. No 2:
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Virginia Minerals Vol 29. No 2:
'Glauconite'
Formula: (K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Reference: Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Hexahydrite
Formula: MgSO4 · 6H2O
Reference: Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Virginia Minerals Vol 29. No 2:
Starkeyite
Formula: MgSO4 · 4H2O
Reference: Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Description: Calcian variety.
Reference: Rocks & Min.:60:170.; Virginia Minerals Vol 29. No 2:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Hexahydrite7.CB.25MgSO4 · 6H2O
Starkeyite7.CB.15MgSO4 · 4H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Glauconite'-(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Hexahydrite29.6.8.1MgSO4 · 6H2O
Starkeyite29.6.6.2MgSO4 · 4H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
'Glauconite'71.2.2a.5(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
H HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
H StarkeyiteMgSO4 · 4H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O CelestineSrSO4
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
O StarkeyiteMgSO4 · 4H2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
Mg StarkeyiteMgSO4 · 4H2O
AlAluminium
Al Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
SSulfur
S CelestineSrSO4
S HexahydriteMgSO4 · 6H2O
S StarkeyiteMgSO4 · 4H2O
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe Glauconite(K,Na)(Fe3+,Al,Mg)2(Si,Al)4O10(OH)2
Fe PyriteFeS2
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3

References

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R. S. Mitchell and R. F. Pharr (1961) Celesite and calciostrontianite from Wise County, Virginia. American Mineralogist 46:189-195
Rocks & Min.:60:170.
Virginia Minerals Vol 29. No 2:

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