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Railroad cut, Madison, Jefferson Co., Indiana, USAi
Regional Level Types
Railroad cut- not defined -
Madison- not defined -
Jefferson Co.County
IndianaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 44' 56'' North , 85° 23' 48'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Madison12,040 (2017)2.0km
North Madison12,435 (2017)2.1km
Milton572 (2017)3.7km
Hanover3,543 (2017)7.7km
Bedford608 (2017)18.7km


Madison Railroad abandoned rail line, 0.67 miles from West main street/Clifty Hollow road.
Calcite, dolomite, and pyrite are found at this cut.

Coordinates:
38°44'55.72"N
85°23'48.29"W

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Byron Thomas collection; Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Byron Thomas collection; Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Byron Thomas collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O BaryteBaSO4
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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