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Baker Co., Oregon, USAi
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View of the Sumpter placer gold mining area, ca. 1950.

Deer Creek placer, Sumpter, Cracker Creek Mining District, Baker Co., Oregon, USA
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View of the Sumpter gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Golconda Mine, Cracker Creek Mining District, Baker Co., Oregon, USA
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Orthoclase at Lime, Oregon

Lime, Baker Co., Oregon, USA
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View of the Sumpter placer gold mining area, ca. 1950.

Deer Creek placer, Sumpter, Cracker Creek Mining District, Baker Co., Oregon, USA
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View of the Sumpter gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Golconda Mine, Cracker Creek Mining District, Baker Co., Oregon, USA
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Orthoclase at Lime, Oregon

Lime, Baker Co., Oregon, USA
06437720015213893536719.jpg
View of the Sumpter placer gold mining area, ca. 1950.

Deer Creek placer, Sumpter, Cracker Creek Mining District, Baker Co., Oregon, USA
07651590015213894485316.jpg
View of the Sumpter gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Golconda Mine, Cracker Creek Mining District, Baker Co., Oregon, USA
Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Baker City9,752 (2017)
Huntington437 (2017)
Haines418 (2017)
Halfway291 (2017)
Sumpter203 (2017)
Richland176 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
comté de Baker, Oregon, États-Unis
German:
Baker County, Oregon, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
contea di Baker, Oregon, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Бэйкер, Орегон, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
貝克縣, 俄勒冈州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Baker, Oregón, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Baker County, Oregon, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة بيكر, أوريغون, الولايات المتحدة
Armenian:
Բեյքեր շրջան, Օրեգոն, Ամերիկայի Միացյալ Նահանգներ
Basque:
Baker konderria , Oregon
Bavarian:
Baker County, Oregon, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
বাকের কাউন্টি, অরেগন, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Бейкър, Орегон, Съединени американски щати
Cebuano:
Baker County , Oregon
Czech:
Baker County, Oregon, Spojené státy americké
Dutch:
Baker County, Oregon, Verenigde Staten
Estonian:
Bakeri maakond, Oregon, Ameerika Ühendriigid
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان بیکر، اورگن, اورگن, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Georgian:
ბეიკერის ოლქი, ორეგონი, ამერიკის შეერთებული შტატები
Hungarian:
Baker megye, Oregon, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Japanese:
ベーカー郡, オレゴン州, アメリカ合衆国
Latin:
Baker Comitatus, Oregonia, Civitates Foederatae Americae
Limburgian:
Baker County, Oregon, Vereinegde Staote vaan Amerika
Low Saxon/Low German:
Baker County, Oregon, USA
Macedonian:
Бејкер, Орегон, Соединети Американски Држави
Min Dong Chinese:
Baker Gông, Oregon
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Baker Kūn
Norwegian:
Baker County, Oregon, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Baker, Oregon, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Baker, Óregon, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul Baker, Oregon, Statele Unite ale Americii
Sardinian:
contea de Baker, Oregon, Istados Unidos de Amèrica
Scottish Gaelic:
Baker County, Oregon, Na Stàitean Aonaichte
Serbian:
Округ Бејкер, Орегон, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Baker County, Oregon, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swahili:
Wilaya ya Baker, Oregon, Marekani
Swedish:
Baker County, Oregon, USA
Traditional Chinese:
貝克縣, 俄勒岡州, 美國
Turkish:
Baker, Oregon, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Бейкер, Орегон, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
بیکر کاؤنٹی، اوریگون, اوریگون, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Baker, Oregon, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Baker, Oregon, Estados Unidos


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Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Microprobe V 7-4 p.12-13, "Zeolites and Associated Minerals Near Oxbow Dam, Baker Co., Oregon." Rudy W. Tschernich.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 21 localities in this region.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 30 localities in this region.
'Carbonate'
Reference: From USGS MRDS database
Cervantite
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+O4
'Chabazite'
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 77 localities in this region.
'Chlorite Group'
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Clinoptilolite'
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: Dana 7:I:324.
Coloradoite
Formula: HgTe
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II, Ph.D., P.G. My collection. Quantitative SEM/EDS. Purchased from Ralph Merrill, Minerals Unlimited circa 1970
Copper
Formula: Cu
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
'Erionite'
Erionite-K
Formula: (K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, p.159
Erionite-Na
Formula: (Na2,K2,Ca)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Reference: A. Eakle (1898)
Ferrimolybdite
Formula: Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Ferro-Actinolite-Tremolite Series'
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 4:80.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 39 localities in this region.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Glaucodot
Formula: (Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Reference: Dana 7:I:324.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 37 localities in this region.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
'Heulandite subgroup'
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 115
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Kermesite
Formula: Sb2S2O
Reference: Wagner, Norman S., 1944, Antimony in Oregon, Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries Short Paper 13, page 15.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Manganite
Formula: Mn3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 15 localities in this region.
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 115
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Mordenite
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Reference: Microprobe V 7-4 p.12-13, "Zeolites and Associated Minerals Near Oxbow Dam, Baker Co., Oregon." Rudy W. Tschernich.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 20 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Fuchsite
Formula: K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 610 "Principal Gold Producing Districts of the United States"
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 19 localities in this region.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Opal var: Fire Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Tschernich, Rudy, 1992, Zeolites of the World
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Rob Lavinsky
'Petrified Wood'
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
'Phillipsite'
Reference: Microprobe Vol. 7 No. 4 p.12-13: "Zeolites and Associated Minerals Near Oxbow Dam, Baker Co., Oregon." Rudy W. Tschernich; Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 115
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 610 "Principal Gold Producing Districts of the United States"
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 128 localities in this region.
Pyrolusite
Formula: Mn4+O2
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 136 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: MacFall, 1951. Gem Hunter's Guide, 1st ed.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: MacFall, 1951. Gem Hunter's Guide, 1st ed.
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Roscoelite
Formula: K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 34 localities in this region.
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Reference: Wagner, Norman S., 1944, Antimony in Oregon, Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries Short Paper 13, page 5.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 115
Stützite
Formula: Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Reference: Robert C. Smith, II, Ph.D., P.G. My collection. Quantitative SEM/EDS. Purchased from Ralph Merrill, Minerals Unlimited circa 1970
Sylvanite
Formula: (Au,Ag)2Te4
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Localities: Reported from at least 30 localities in this region.
Thomsonite-Ca
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Reference: Tschernich, R. (1992): Zeolites of the World, 115
'Thunder Egg'
Reference: Tschernich, Rudy, 1992, Zeolites of the World
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Reference: Wagner, Norman S., 1944, Antimony in Oregon, Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries Short Paper 13, page 15.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Coloradoite2.CB.05aHgTe
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Glaucodot2.EB.10c(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Kermesite2.FD.05Sb2S2O
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Petzite2.BA.75Ag3AuTe2
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Stützite2.BA.65Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Sylvanite2.EA.05(Au,Ag)2Te4
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cervantite4.DE.30Sb3+Sb5+O4
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Manganite4.FD.15Mn3+O(OH)
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Fire Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Pyrolusite4.DB.05Mn4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
'Stibiconite'4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Valentinite4.CB.55Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Ferrimolybdite7.GB.30Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Anthophyllite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Erionite-K9.GD.20(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Erionite-Na9.GD.20(Na2,K2,Ca)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Mordenite9.GD.35(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Fuchsite9.EC.15K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
Roscoelite9.EC.15K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Thomsonite-Ca9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Carbonate'-
'Chabazite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinoptilolite'-
'Erionite'-
'Ferro-Actinolite-Tremolite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Petrified Wood'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Thunder Egg'-

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
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
Petzite2.4.3.3Ag3AuTe2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Coloradoite2.8.2.5HgTe
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Glaucodot2.12.6.1(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sylvanite2.12.13.3(Au,Ag)2Te4
Oxysulfides
Kermesite2.13.1.1Sb2S2O
Miscellaneous
Stützite2.16.13.1Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
ø = 3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
AX2
Cervantite4.4.16.1Sb3+Sb5+O4
Pyrolusite4.4.1.4Mn4+O2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Manganite6.1.3.1Mn3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Stibiconite'44.1.1.1Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 49 - HYDRATED MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
Hydrated Normal Molybdates and Tungstates
Ferrimolybdite49.2.1.1Fe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Anthophyllite66.1.2.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Roscoelite71.2.2a.4K(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Mordenite77.1.6.1(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Carbonate'-
'Chabazite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinoptilolite'-
'Erionite'-
Erionite-K-(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Erionite-Na-(Na2,K2,Ca)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
'Ferro-Actinolite-Tremolite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Fuchsite
-K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
var: Sericite-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Opal
var: Fire Opal
-SiO2 · nH2O
'Petrified Wood'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Stilbite subgroup'-
Thomsonite-Ca-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
'Thunder Egg'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H RoscoeliteK(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
H StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
H Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
H Erionite-K(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
H Opal (var: Fire Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
H Erionite-Na(Na2,K2,Ca)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O RoscoeliteK(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
O StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
O ValentiniteSb2O3
O KermesiteSb2S2O
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
O Erionite-K(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
O SideriteFeCO3
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O BaryteBaSO4
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O CupriteCu2O
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O PyrolusiteMn4+O2
O PsilomelaneMn, O
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O HematiteFe2O3
O Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O Opal (var: Fire Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O Erionite-Na(Na2,K2,Ca)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
NaSodium
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Na Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Na Erionite-Na(Na2,K2,Ca)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al RoscoeliteK(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Al Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Al Erionite-K(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Erionite-Na(Na2,K2,Ca)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si RoscoeliteK(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Si Erionite-K(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Si Opal (var: Fire Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si Erionite-Na(Na2,K2,Ca)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S PyriteFeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S StibniteSb2S3
S MarcasiteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S KermesiteSb2S2O
S AcanthiteAg2S
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S CinnabarHgS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S BaryteBaSO4
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S CovelliteCuS
KPotassium
K RoscoeliteK(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
K Erionite-K(K2,Ca,Na2)2[Al4Si14O36] · 15H2O
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Ca MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
VVanadium
V RoscoeliteK(V3+,Al)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CrChromium
Cr Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mn ManganiteMn3+O(OH)
Mn PyrolusiteMn4+O2
Mn PsilomelaneMn, O
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
FeIron
Fe Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
CoCobalt
Co Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Cu CopperCu
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu CovelliteCuS
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Zn TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
AsArsenic
As Glaucodot(Co0.50Fe0.50)AsS
As CobaltiteCoAsS
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
As TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
Mo FerrimolybditeFe2(MoO4)3 · nH2O
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag SilverAg
Ag PetziteAg3AuTe2
Ag Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Ag StütziteAg5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
Sb StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
Sb ValentiniteSb2O3
Sb KermesiteSb2S2O
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
TeTellurium
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te PetziteAg3AuTe2
Te Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
Te ColoradoiteHgTe
Te StütziteAg5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PtPlatinum
Pt PlatinumPt
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au PetziteAg3AuTe2
Au Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
Hg ColoradoiteHgTe
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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