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Florissant Area, Teller Co., Colorado, USAi
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Teller Co.County
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 38° 57' 0'' North , 105° 17' 35'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 38.95000,-105.29305
GeoHash:G#: 9wvjefxun
Locality type:Area
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


MINOBRAS OF COLO & UTAH 1974
Commodities (Major) - Pumice
Development Status: Producer

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North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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2 valid minerals.

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'Amber'
Reference: Kirejtshuk, A. G., Merkl, O., & Kernegger, F. (2008). A new species of the genus Pentaphyllus Dejean, 1821 (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae, Diaperinae) from the Baltic amber and checklist of the fossil Tenebrionidae. Zoosyst Ross, 17, 131-137.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: David Eicher
Microcline var: Amazonite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: David Eicher
'Petrified Wood'
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
'Pumpellyite'
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 9 - Silicates
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
var: Amazonite9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amber'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Petrified Wood'-
'Pumpellyite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Amber'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Microcline
var: Amazonite
-K(AlSi3O8)
'Petrified Wood'-
'Pumpellyite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
OOxygen
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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