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Cold Creek Canyon, Santa Monica Mts, Los Angeles Co., California, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude: 36° North , 118° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~406km
Locality type:Canyon


Cliffs and canyon wall outcrops of pillow basalt and hyaloclastic breccia containing mostly zeolites and calcium silicates.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: DeVito, F 1988 Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Volume 58, Number 5, pafes6-7. ; DeVito, F. (1988) Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Vo;ume 58, Number 5, pages 6-7.
'Apophyllite'
Reference: DeVito, F 1988 Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Volume 58, Number 5, pafes6-7. ; DeVito, F. (1988) Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Vo;ume 58, Number 5, pages 6-7.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: DeVito, F 1988 Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Volume 58, Number 5, pafes6-7. ; DeVito, F. (1988) Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Vo;ume 58, Number 5, pages 6-7.
'Chabazite'
Reference: DeVito, F 1988 Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Volume 58, Number 5, pafes6-7. ; DeVito, F. (1988) Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Vo;ume 58, Number 5, pages 6-7.
Gyrolite
Formula: NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Reference: DeVito, F 1988 Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Volume 58, Number 5, pafes6-7. ; DeVito, F. (1988) Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Vo;ume 58, Number 5, pages 6-7.
Mordenite
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Reference: DeVito, F 1988 Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Volume 58, Number 5, pafes6-7. ; DeVito, F. (1988) Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Vo;ume 58, Number 5, pages 6-7.
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: DeVito, F 1988 Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Volume 58, Number 5, pafes6-7. ; DeVito, F. (1988) Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Vo;ume 58, Number 5, pages 6-7.
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: DeVito, F 1988 Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Volume 58, Number 5, pafes6-7. ; DeVito, F. (1988) Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Vo;ume 58, Number 5, pages 6-7.
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: DeVito, F 1988 Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Volume 58, Number 5, pafes6-7. ; DeVito, F. (1988) Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Vo;ume 58, Number 5, pages 6-7.
'Thomsonite'
Reference: DeVito, F 1988 Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Volume 58, Number 5, pafes6-7. ; DeVito, F. (1988) Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bull. Min. Soc. So. Calif., Vo;ume 58, Number 5, pages 6-7.
Tungusite
Formula: Ca4Fe2Si6O15(OH)6
Reference: DeVito F. (1996) Micro Probe. Volume VIII, Number 4, pages 2-5.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Analcime'9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
'Gyrolite'9.EE.30NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
'Mordenite'9.GD.35(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
'Natrolite'9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
'Pectolite'9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
'Prehnite'9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
'Tungusite'9.EE.30Ca4Fe2Si6O15(OH)6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
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 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
Group 73 - PHYLLOSILICATES Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets
Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets with double and single layers
Gyrolite73.2.2c.1NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Mordenite77.1.6.1(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Group 78 - Unclassified Silicates
Tungusite78.5.9.1Ca4Fe2Si6O15(OH)6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'Chabazite'-
'Thomsonite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
H Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H TungusiteCa4Fe2Si6O15(OH)6
OOxygen
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O BaryteBaSO4
O GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
O Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O TungusiteCa4Fe2Si6O15(OH)6
NaSodium
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Na Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
AlAluminium
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Al Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Si Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si TungusiteCa4Fe2Si6O15(OH)6
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
KPotassium
K Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
CaCalcium
Ca GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Ca Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Ca PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca TungusiteCa4Fe2Si6O15(OH)6
FeIron
Fe TungusiteCa4Fe2Si6O15(OH)6
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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DeVito, F (1988) Self-guided field trip, Santa Monica Mountains, Los Angeles County. Bulletin Mineralogical Society of Southern California: 58(5): 6-7.

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