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Crystal Peak, Teller Co., Colorado, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 59' 44'' North , 105° 17' 20'' West
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Florissant104 (2011)5.6km
Divide127 (2011)12.9km
Midland156 (2011)18.8km
Woodland Park7,222 (2017)20.1km
Westcreek129 (2011)20.5km


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29 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Barylite
Formula: Be2Ba(Si2O7)
Habit: Tabular to prismatic
Colour: White to slightly gray white
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
'Bastnäsite'
Reference: Joseph Dorris (2015) Amazomite and Smoky Quartz Mining on the Smoky Hawk Claim, Teller County, Colorado. 36th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium pp. 11-12.; Joseph Dorris (2016) Amazonite and Smoky Quartz Pegmatites of the Smoky Hawk Trend, Teller County, Colorado. in Second Eugene E. Foord Pegmatite Symposium July 15-19, 2016 Colorado School of Mines campus, Golden, Colorado
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Beryl var: Goshenite
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Joseph Dorris (2015) Amazomite and Smoky Quartz Mining on the Smoky Hawk Claim, Teller County, Colorado. 36th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium pp. 11-12.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Calcite var: Ferroan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Fe)CO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Calcite var: Manganoan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mn)CO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
'Feldspar Group'
Description: Microcline-amazonite perthite.
Reference: Bull. Minéral. , 1984, 107, pp. 411-422.
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
Description: Microcline-amazonite perthite.
Reference: Bull. Minéral. , 1984, 107, pp. 411-422.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Genthelvite
Formula: Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Joseph Dorris (2011) Mineral News, 27, #8, 8.; Joseph Dorris (2016) Amazonite and Smoky Quartz Pegmatites of the Smoky Hawk Trend, Teller County, Colorado. in Second Eugene E. Foord Pegmatite Symposium July 15-19, 2016 Colorado School of Mines campus, Golden, Colorado
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Hydroxylapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Reference: Valarie Babbitz collection
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Microcline var: Amazonite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Milarite
Formula: K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Reference: Mineral News, 26 (2010), #9.; Joseph Dorris (2015) Amazomite and Smoky Quartz Mining on the Smoky Hawk Claim, Teller County, Colorado. 36th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium pp. 11-12.; Joseph Dorris (2016) Amazonite and Smoky Quartz Pegmatites of the Smoky Hawk Trend, Teller County, Colorado. in Second Eugene E. Foord Pegmatite Symposium July 15-19, 2016 Colorado School of Mines campus, Golden, Colorado
'Monazite'
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Phenakite
Formula: Be2SiO4
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Riebeckite
Formula: ◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Siderite var: Manganoan Siderite
Formula: (Fe,Mn)CO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
'Xenotime'
Reference: Joseph Dorris (2015) Amazomite and Smoky Quartz Mining on the Smoky Hawk Claim, Teller County, Colorado. 36th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium pp. 11-12.; Joseph Dorris (2016) Amazonite and Smoky Quartz Pegmatites of the Smoky Hawk Trend, Teller County, Colorado. in Second Eugene E. Foord Pegmatite Symposium July 15-19, 2016 Colorado School of Mines campus, Golden, Colorado
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
'Zinnwaldite'
Reference: Joseph Dorris (2015) Amazomite and Smoky Quartz Mining on the Smoky Hawk Claim, Teller County, Colorado. 36th Annual New Mexico Mineral Symposium pp. 11-12.; Joseph Dorris (2016) Amazonite and Smoky Quartz Pegmatites of the Smoky Hawk Trend, Teller County, Colorado. in Second Eugene E. Foord Pegmatite Symposium July 15-19, 2016 Colorado School of Mines campus, Golden, Colorado
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Columbite-(Fe)4.DB.35Fe2+Nb2O6
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Ferroan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Fe)CO3
var: Manganoan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Mn)CO3
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
var: Manganoan Siderite5.AB.05(Fe,Mn)CO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Hydroxylapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Barylite9.BB.15Be2Ba(Si2O7)
Bertrandite9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Goshenite9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Genthelvite9.FB.10Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
var: Amazonite9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Milarite9.CM.05K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nontronite9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Phenakite9.AA.05Be2SiO4
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Riebeckite9.DE.25◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Thorite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Bastnäsite'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Monazite'-
'Xenotime'-
'Zinnwaldite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB2O6
Columbite-(Fe)8.3.2.2Fe2+Nb2O6
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Hydroxylapatite41.8.1.3Ca5(PO4)3(OH)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Phenakite51.1.1.1Be2SiO4
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
Group 55 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups,Generally with no Additional Anions
Si2O7 Groups, Generally with no Additional Anions with cations in [4] and higher coordination
Barylite55.1.1.1Be2Ba(Si2O7)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 63 - CYCLOSILICATES Condensed Rings
Condensed Rings (Milarite - Osumilite group)
Milarite63.2.1a.12K2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Nontronite71.3.1a.3Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Genthelvite76.2.4.3Be3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Albite
var: Cleavelandite
-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Bastnäsite'-
Beryl
var: Goshenite
-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Calcite
var: Ferroan Calcite
-(Ca,Fe)CO3
var: Manganoan Calcite-(Ca,Mn)CO3
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Microcline
var: Amazonite
-K(AlSi3O8)
'Monazite'-
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2
Riebeckite-◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Siderite
var: Manganoan Siderite
-(Fe,Mn)CO3
'Xenotime'-
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)
'Zinnwaldite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
H MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
BeBeryllium
Be BaryliteBe2Ba(Si2O7)
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Be PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Goshenite)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Be MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C Siderite (var: Manganoan Siderite)(Fe,Mn)CO3
C Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O BaryliteBe2Ba(Si2O7)
O Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
O AnataseTiO2
O RutileTiO2
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O PhenakiteBe2SiO4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Beryl (var: Goshenite)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O CalciteCaCO3
O Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
O SideriteFeCO3
O Siderite (var: Manganoan Siderite)(Fe,Mn)CO3
O Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O HematiteFe2O3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
O ThoriteTh(SiO4)
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
O MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Na Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Beryl (var: Goshenite)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si BaryliteBe2Ba(Si2O7)
Si Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si PhenakiteBe2SiO4
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Beryl (var: Goshenite)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Si ThoriteTh(SiO4)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
Si MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
P HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
SSulfur
S GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
Ca Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
Ca MilariteK2Ca4Al2Be4Si24O60 · H2O
Ca HydroxylapatiteCa5(PO4)3(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
MnManganese
Mn Siderite (var: Manganoan Siderite)(Fe,Mn)CO3
Mn Calcite (var: Manganoan Calcite)(Ca,Mn)CO3
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Siderite (var: Manganoan Siderite)(Fe,Mn)CO3
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Fe Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
ZnZinc
Zn GenthelviteBe3Zn4(SiO4)3S
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
BaBarium
Ba BaryliteBe2Ba(Si2O7)
ThThorium
Th ThoriteTh(SiO4)

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Mesoproterozoic
1000 - 1600 Ma



ID: 2975257
Rocks of Pikes Peak Batholith (1000-m.y. age group)

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Pikes Peak Granite; Mount Rosa Granite; Windy Point Granite; Redskin Granite

Description: Includes Pikes Peak, Mount Rosa, Windy Point, and Redskin Granites and unnamed rocks

Comments: Original map source: Green, G.N., 1992, The Digital Geologic Map of Colorado in ARC/INFO Format: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 92-0507, 9 p., scale 1:500,000.

Lithology: Major:{granite,alkali feldspar granite}, Minor:{quartz monzonite}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3186950
Paleoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Orthogneiss/paragneiss

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

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Lukas, Yann (1978) Roches et minéraux de Bretagne. Editions Ouest-France, 33 pp. [lists amazonite and smoky quartz from the "Crystal Peak mine, Colorado, USA" on p. 24.]

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