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Springfield, Springfield Township, Union Co., New Jersey, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 42' 18'' North , 74° 19' 2'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Springfield14,429 (2017)0.0km
Kenilworth8,215 (2017)3.9km
Summit22,074 (2017)4.2km
Union56,771 (2017)4.6km
Maplewood25,008 (2017)4.7km


A major population center within Springfield Township.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

32 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 62: 150-159.
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 62: 150-159.
'Anorthoclase'
Formula: (Na,K)AlSi3O8
Reference: The Minerals of New York City & Its Environs, New York Mineralogical Club Bull. Vol. 5, No. 1, Manchester, J.G. (1931): 93.
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Description: Occurs in cavities and fractures in Watchung Basalt.
Reference: Rocks & Min.:13:75-79.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 42: 483-486.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Chabazite'
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 62: 150-159.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 42: 483-486.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 42: 483-486.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 42: 483-486.
Datolite
Formula: CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 62: 150-159.
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Description: Occurs as crystals.
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 62: 150-159.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Heulandite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Reference: Tony Nikischer
'Heulandite subgroup'
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Description: Occurs in cavities and fractures in Watchung Basalt.
Reference: Rocks & Min.:13:75-79.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 62: 150-159.
Millerite ?
Formula: NiS
Description: Reported.
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 42: 483-486.
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
'Pumpellyite'
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 62: 150-159.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 62: 150-159.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Agate
Colour: Bluish
Description: Occurs in cavities and fractures in Watchung Basalt.
Reference: Rocks & Min.:13:75-79.
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Description: Occurs in cavities and fractures in Watchung Basalt.
Reference: Rocks & Min.:13:75-79.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 42: 483-486.
Stellerite
Formula: Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Reference: Frank A. Imbriacco III collection (confirmed by X-ray analysis)
Stevensite
Formula: (Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Stilbite-Ca
Formula: NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Reference: Tony Nickischer
'Stilbite subgroup'
Stilpnomelane
Formula: (K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Description: Occurs in cavities and fractures in Watchung Basalt.
Reference: Rocks & Min.:13:75-79.
Vanadinite ?
Formula: Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Description: Reported.
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 42: 483-486.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Millerite ?2.CC.20NiS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Vanadinite ?8.BN.05Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Anorthoclase'9.FA.30(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Datolite9.AJ.20CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Fluorapophyllite-(K)9.EA.15KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Heulandite-Ca9.GE.05(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Pectolite9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Stellerite9.GE.15Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Stevensite9.EC.45(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Stilbite-Ca9.GE.10NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Stilpnomelane9.EG.40(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chabazite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Pumpellyite'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-

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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Millerite ?2.8.16.1NiS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Vanadinite ?41.8.4.3Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with B in [4] coordination
Datolite54.2.1a.1CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Pectolite65.2.1.4aNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Stevensite71.3.1b.6(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Fluorapophyllite-(K)72.3.1.1KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined islands
Stilpnomelane74.1.1.1(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
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
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
'Anorthoclase'76.1.1.6(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Heulandite-Ca77.1.4.1(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Stellerite77.1.4.4Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Stilbite-Ca77.1.4.3NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Chabazite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Heulandite subgroup'-
'Pumpellyite'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
H Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
H Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
H PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
H Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
H Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
BBoron
B DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
O Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O AragoniteCaCO3
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
O Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
O PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
O Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
O Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
O VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
FFluorine
F Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Na Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Na Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Na PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Na Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Mg Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Al Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Al Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Al Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
Si Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Si Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Si PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Si Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Si Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
SSulfur
S ChalcociteCu2S
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GreenockiteCdS
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S CovelliteCuS
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S MilleriteNiS
ClChlorine
Cl VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
K Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
K Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
Ca Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Ca PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Ca Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Ca Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
VVanadium
V VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
NiNickel
Ni MilleriteNiS
CuCopper
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu CopperCu
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
CdCadmium
Cd GreenockiteCdS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb VanadinitePb5(VO4)3Cl

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