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La Salle Mine (La Salle Group), Uravan Mining District, Montrose Co., Colorado, USAi
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La Salle Mine (La Salle Group)Mine
Uravan Mining DistrictMining District
Montrose Co.County
ColoradoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 21' 24'' North , 108° 45' 47'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Nucla702 (2017)21.1km
Naturita528 (2017)22.9km
Redvale236 (2011)36.3km
La Sal395 (2011)42.6km
Norwood562 (2017)48.2km


Development Status: Past Producer

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range
Colorado Plateau, USAPlateau
Uravan Mineral Belt, Colorado, USAMineral Belt

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Am Min (1964) 49:1511-1526
Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Am Min (1964) 49:1511-1526; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Corvusite
Formula: (Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Reference: Am Min (1964) 49:1511-1526
Ferroselite
Formula: FeSe2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Grantsite
Formula: (Na,Ca)2+x(V5+,V4+)6O16 · 4H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; Am Min (1964) 49:1511-1526
Hewettite
Formula: CaV6O16 · 9H2O
Reference: Am Min (1964) 49:1511-1526
Rauvite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Reference: Am Min (1964) 49:1511-1526
Tyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Reference: Am Min (1964) 49:1511-1526; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
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
Ferroselite2.EB.10aFeSe2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Carnotite4.HB.05K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Corvusite4.HE.20(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Grantsite4.HG.55(Na,Ca)2+x(V5+,V4+)6O16 · 4H2O
Hewettite4.HE.15CaV6O16 · 9H2O
Rauvite4.HB.40Ca(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Tyuyamunite4.HB.25Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Ferroselite2.12.2.2FeSe2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Carnotite40.2a.28.1K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Tyuyamunite40.2a.26.1Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Group 47 - VANADIUM OXYSALTS
Hydrated Normal Vanadium Oxysalts
Corvusite47.3.2.2(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Grantsite47.3.1.5(Na,Ca)2+x(V5+,V4+)6O16 · 4H2O
Hewettite47.3.1.1CaV6O16 · 9H2O
Vanadium Bronzes
Rauvite47.4.4.1Ca(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Grantsite(Na,Ca)2+x(V5+,V4+)6O16 · 4H2O
H Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
H RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
H HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
H TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
H CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
OOxygen
O Grantsite(Na,Ca)2+x(V5+,V4+)6O16 · 4H2O
O Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
O RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
O HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
O TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
O CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
O BaryteBaSO4
O UraniniteUO2
NaSodium
Na Grantsite(Na,Ca)2+x(V5+,V4+)6O16 · 4H2O
Na Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
KPotassium
K Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
K CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Grantsite(Na,Ca)2+x(V5+,V4+)6O16 · 4H2O
Ca Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Ca RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Ca HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
Ca TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
VVanadium
V Grantsite(Na,Ca)2+x(V5+,V4+)6O16 · 4H2O
V Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
V RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
V HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
V TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
V CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
FeIron
Fe FerroseliteFeSe2
Fe Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
SeSelenium
Se FerroseliteFeSe2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
UUranium
U RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
U TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
U CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
U UraniniteUO2

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Deposit:: REF:COLO. BU. OF MINES 1960 RPT.
Deposit:: OP:LA SALLE MINING CO.,1960

USGS MRDS Record:10118347
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