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Marble Mining District, Gunnison Co., Colorado, USAi
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Marble Mining DistrictMining District
Gunnison Co.County
ColoradoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° North , 107° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~75km
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18 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Cubanite ?
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Gold
Formula: Au
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cubanite ?2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Coffinite9.AD.30U(SiO4) · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite ?2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Coffinite51.5.2.4U(SiO4) · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AragoniteCaCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
O UraniniteUO2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S AcanthiteAg2S
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcociteCu2S
S PyriteFeS2
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
CuCopper
Cu CopperCu
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
UUranium
U CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
U UraniniteUO2

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