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Florissant Area, Teller Co., Colorado, USAi
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Florissant AreaArea
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

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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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.
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
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
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Group 9 - Silicates
var: Amazonite9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Petrified Wood'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Amazonite
'Petrified Wood'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
S PyriteFeS2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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