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Stove Mountain Mineral Locality (Cook Stove Mountain Mineral Locality), Cheyenne Mining District (St. Peters Dome Mining District), El Paso Co., Colorado, USAi
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Stove Mountain Mineral Locality (Cook Stove Mountain Mineral Locality)- not defined -
Cheyenne Mining District (St. Peters Dome Mining District)Mining District
El Paso Co.County
ColoradoState
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 46' 34'' North , 104° 54' 3'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Manitou Springs5,334 (2017)9.4km
Colorado Springs456,568 (2017)9.4km
Stratmoor6,900 (2011)10.5km
Fort Carson13,813 (2011)10.6km
Security-Widefield32,882 (2011)16.5km


REF:Deposit:: TRIMBLE, D.E., AND MACHETTE, M.N., 1979, GEOLOGIC MAP OF THE COLORADO SPRINGS-CASTLE ROCK AREA, FRONT RANGE URBAN CORRIDOR, COLORADO: USGS MAP I-857-F.
Deposit:: FINLAY, G.I., 1916, DESCRIPTION OF THE COLORADO SPRINGS QUADRANGLE: USGS FOLIO 20
Commodities (Major) - Fluorine-Fluorite, Gemstone, REE, Beryllium; (Minor) - Niobium (Columbium), Titanium - Metal, Tin, Thorium; (Trace) - Iron, Zinc, Lead, Copper
Development Status: Producer
Host Rock Unit: Pegmatite, Windy Point Granite
Structure: Front Range Uplift, Pikes Peak Batholith, Mt Rosa Intrusive Center, Ute Pass Fault, Manitou Park Half Graben
Host Rock: Granite
Tectonic Structure: Central Cordillera (Southern Rocky Mtns)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Astrophyllite
Formula: K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Cryolite
Formula: Na2NaAlF6
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Fergusonite'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Pyrochlore Group'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Riebeckite
Formula: ◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Cryolite3.CB.15Na2NaAlF6
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
'Pyrochlore Group'4.00.A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Astrophyllite9.DC.05K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Riebeckite9.DE.25◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Thorite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Chlorite Group'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Fergusonite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Pyrochlore Group'8.2.1.1A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 11 - HALIDE COMPLEXES
Aluminofluorides - Isolated Octahedra
Cryolite11.6.1.1Na2NaAlF6
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Thorite51.5.2.3Th(SiO4)
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with (P=2, and N=4, 2 branches)
Astrophyllite69.1.1.1K2NaFe2+7Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Chlorite Group'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Fergusonite'-
Riebeckite-◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
H Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
OOxygen
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O ThoriteTh(SiO4)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O RutileTiO2
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
FFluorine
F AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F CryoliteNa2NaAlF6
F FluoriteCaF2
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
NaSodium
Na AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Na CryoliteNa2NaAlF6
Na Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al CryoliteNa2NaAlF6
SiSilicon
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si ThoriteTh(SiO4)
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
PPhosphorus
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
TiTitanium
Ti AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe AstrophylliteK2NaFe72+Ti2Si8O26(OH)4F
Fe Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
ThThorium
Th ThoriteTh(SiO4)

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