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Board feldspar deposit, Monks, Passaic Co., New Jersey, USAi
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Board feldspar depositDeposit
Monks- not defined -
Passaic Co.County
New JerseyState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° 7' North , 74° 18' West
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ringwood12,448 (2017)4.6km
West Milford26,968 (2017)5.9km
Wanaque11,848 (2017)8.7km
Sloatsburg3,135 (2017)9.9km
Hillburn982 (2017)11.0km


A feldspar deposit comprised of a coarse-grained granite or quartz monzonite. Located adjacent to the old Board iron prospect, 1½ miles WSW of Ringwood and ½ mile NE of Monks.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Description: Occurs in a coarse-grained granite or quartz monzonite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt1:29.
'Hornblende'
Description: Occurs in a coarse-grained granite or quartz monzonite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt1:29.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Description: Occurs in a coarse-grained granite or quartz monzonite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt1:29.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Description: Occurs in a coarse-grained granite or quartz monzonite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt1:29.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Colour: Pink.
Description: Occurs in a coarse-grained granite or quartz monzonite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt1:29.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Colour: Gray.
Description: Occurs in a coarse-grained granite or quartz monzonite.
Reference: Rutgers Univ. Bull. #5, Pt1:29.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Hornblende'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
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
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Hornblende'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
OOxygen
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
AlAluminium
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4

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Rutgers University Bulletin No. 5, Part 1: 29.

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