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Evans Gulch, Leadville District, Lake Co., Colorado, USAi
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Some environmental impacts of mining in Colorado a century ago

Evans Gulch, Leadville District, Lake Co., Colorado, USA
Some environmental impacts of mining in Colorado a century ago

Evans Gulch, Leadville District, Lake Co., Colorado, USA
Some environmental impacts of mining in Colorado a century ago

Evans Gulch, Leadville District, Lake Co., Colorado, USA
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° 16' 18'' North , 106° 17' 58'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Leadville North1,794 (2011)1.6km
Leadville2,644 (2017)2.4km
Alma277 (2017)20.4km
Twin Lakes171 (2011)22.2km
Fairplay681 (2017)26.1km


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North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Mineralogical Record:16(3):171-201
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Mineralogical Record:16(3):171-201

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 9 - Silicates
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS

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