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185th Street & Harlem Speedway (Harlem River Drive), Manhattan Island, Manhattan (New York Co.), New York City, New York, USAi
Regional Level Types
185th Street & Harlem Speedway (Harlem River Drive)- not defined -
Manhattan IslandIsland
Manhattan (New York Co.)Borough
New York CityCity
New YorkState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 50' 58'' North , 73° 55' 36'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Morris Heights40,982 (2017)0.6km
Washington Heights152,613 (2017)0.7km
Tremont22,870 (2017)1.8km
Inwood10,082 (2006)1.8km
University Heights27,935 (2017)1.9km


Granite pegmatites in outcrops and street excavations at the east end of 185th street, near the Harlem River. (Note: 185th Street no longer intersects Harlem River Drive.)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Van King
Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Reference: John H. Betts (2009) "The minerals of New York City", Rocks & Minerals, 84, 204-240.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Van King
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Hidden (1888), Xenotime from New York City, AJS (3), v36, p. 380.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Van King
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Van King
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Hidden (1888), Xenotime from New York City, AJS (3), v36, p. 380.
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Hidden (1888), Xenotime from New York City, AJS (3), v36, p. 380.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Van King

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Columbite-(Fe)4.DB.35Fe2+Nb2O6
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB2O6
Columbite-(Fe)8.3.2.2Fe2+Nb2O6
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
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
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O QuartzSiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)

References

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Hidden (1888), Xenotime from New York City, American Journal of Science (3rd. series): 36: 380.

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