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Spring Creek Mesa, Uravan District, Montrose Co., Colorado, USAi
Regional Level Types
Spring Creek MesaMesa
Uravan District- not defined -
Montrose Co.County
ColoradoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 23' 6'' North , 108° 44' 21'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Nucla702 (2017)21.1km
Naturita528 (2017)23.8km
Redvale236 (2011)36.5km
Norwood562 (2017)48.2km


This locality is not listed in the USGS MRDS database.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range
Colorado Plateau, USAPlateau

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Corvusite
Formula: (Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Fernandinite
Formula: (Ca,K)(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 10H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Melanovanadite
Formula: Ca(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Montroseite
Formula: (V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Tyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Carnotite4.HB.05K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Corvusite4.HE.20(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Fernandinite4.HE.20(Ca,K)(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 10H2O
Melanovanadite4.HE.05Ca(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O
Montroseite4.FD.10(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Tyuyamunite4.HB.25Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Montroseite6.1.1.4(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Carnotite40.2a.28.1K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Tyuyamunite40.2a.26.1Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Group 47 - VANADIUM OXYSALTS
Hydrated Normal Vanadium Oxysalts
Corvusite47.3.2.2(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Fernandinite47.3.2.3(Ca,K)(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 10H2O
Melanovanadite47.3.6.1Ca(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Fernandinite(Ca,K)(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 10H2O
H Montroseite(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
H TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
H CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
H MelanovanaditeCa(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O
H Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
OOxygen
O Fernandinite(Ca,K)(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 10H2O
O Montroseite(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
O TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
O CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
O MelanovanaditeCa(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O
O Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
O UraniniteUO2
NaSodium
Na Fernandinite(Ca,K)(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 10H2O
Na Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
KPotassium
K Fernandinite(Ca,K)(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 10H2O
K CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
K Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Fernandinite(Ca,K)(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 10H2O
Ca TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Ca MelanovanaditeCa(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O
Ca Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
TiTitanium
Ti Fernandinite(Ca,K)(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 10H2O
VVanadium
V Fernandinite(Ca,K)(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 10H2O
V Montroseite(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
V TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
V CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
V MelanovanaditeCa(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O
V Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
FeIron
Fe Fernandinite(Ca,K)(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 10H2O
Fe Montroseite(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Fe Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
UUranium
U TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
U CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
U UraniniteUO2

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