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John Jay Mine, Jamestown Mining District, Boulder Co., Colorado, USAi
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John Jay MineMine
Jamestown Mining DistrictMining District
Boulder Co.County
ColoradoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 6' 1'' North , 105° 25' 51'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Bark Ranch213 (2011)2.0km
Jamestown264 (2017)4.0km
Gold Hill230 (2011)4.5km
Sunshine230 (2011)6.7km
Ward155 (2017)7.3km


Ref. (in part): Dana 6:11; Dana 7:I:594.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


14 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: William Crowley Kelly, Edwin Newell Goddard (1969) Telluride Ores of Boulder County, Colorado. GSA Memoir 109.
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 223
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 223
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Reference: William Crowley Kelly, Edwin Newell Goddard (1969) Telluride Ores of Boulder County, Colorado. GSA Memoir 109.
Coloradoite
Formula: HgTe
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 223
Krennerite
Formula: Au3AgTe8
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 223
Melonite
Formula: NiTe2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Paratacamite
Formula: Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 223
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 223
Sylvanite
Formula: (Au,Ag)2Te4
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 223
Tellurite
Formula: TeO2
Reference: Dana 6:11 & Dana 7:I:594.
Tellurium
Formula: Te
Reference: Dana 6:11 & Dana 7:I:594.; U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper 223; William Crowley Kelly, Edwin Newell Goddard (1969) Telluride Ores of Boulder County, Colorado. GSA Memoir 109.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Tellurium1.CC.10Te
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Calaverite2.EA.10AuTe2
Coloradoite2.CB.05aHgTe
Krennerite2.EA.15Au3AgTe8
Melonite2.EA.20NiTe2
Petzite2.BA.75Ag3AuTe2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sylvanite2.EA.05(Au,Ag)2Te4
Group 3 - Halides
Paratacamite3.DA.10cCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Tellurite4.DE.20TeO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Tellurium1.3.4.2Te
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Petzite2.4.3.3Ag3AuTe2
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
Coloradoite2.8.2.5HgTe
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Calaverite2.12.13.2AuTe2
Krennerite2.12.13.1Au3AgTe8
Melonite2.12.14.1NiTe2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sylvanite2.12.13.3(Au,Ag)2Te4
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Tellurite4.4.6.1TeO2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Paratacamite10.1.2.1Cu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
OOxygen
O TelluriteTeO2
O QuartzSiO2
O ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S AcanthiteAg2S
ClChlorine
Cl ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
NiNickel
Ni MeloniteNiTe2
CuCopper
Cu ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
ZnZinc
Zn ParatacamiteCu3(Cu,Zn)(OH)6Cl2
AgSilver
Ag KrenneriteAu3AgTe8
Ag PetziteAg3AuTe2
Ag Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
TeTellurium
Te TelluriteTeO2
Te TelluriumTe
Te KrenneriteAu3AgTe8
Te PetziteAg3AuTe2
Te Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Te AltaitePbTe
Te ColoradoiteHgTe
Te MeloniteNiTe2
Te CalaveriteAuTe2
AuGold
Au KrenneriteAu3AgTe8
Au PetziteAg3AuTe2
Au Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Au CalaveriteAuTe2
HgMercury
Hg ColoradoiteHgTe
PbLead
Pb AltaitePbTe

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