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Picacho Peak, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USAi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° 20' 44'' North , 120° 41' 15'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Three Rocks246 (2011)31.7km
Coalinga16,564 (2017)37.2km
Cantua Creek466 (2011)37.4km
San Lucas269 (2015)38.4km
San Ardo517 (2015)41.1km


A summit located in the southwestern portion of the New Idria District, W of Santa Rita Peak, N & E of the San Benito River and S of Idria and Clear Creek.

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69 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: William S. Wise (1982) Strontiojoaquinite and bario-orthojoaquinite: two new members of the joaquinite group . American Mineralogist 67:809-816.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
'Almandine-Pyrope Series'
Description: In high-grade tectonic blocks of eclogite from New Idria serpentinite body. In high-grade tectonic blocks of garnet amphibolites from New Idria serpentinite body.
Reference: T. Tsujimori et al., Paper N° 21-6, The Geological Society of America, Joint Meeting Cordilleran Section and Pacific Section, 101st Annual Meeting, 29 April-1 May 2005, San Jose, California.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Andradite var: Melanite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Anilite
Formula: Cu7S4
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: American Mineralogist, Volume 69, pages 358-373, 1984
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Artinite
Formula: Mg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
'Asbestos'
Reference: USGS MRDS database (2005).
Bario-orthojoaquinite
Formula: (Ba,Sr)4Fe2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2 · H2O
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Benitoite
Formula: BaTi(Si3O9)
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Description: Occurs as minute crystals on calcite crystals in serpentine.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 115; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 146.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Carpathite
Formula: C24H12
'CCUK-14'
Formula: Hg-Si-O
Reference: Dunning, G.E., Hadley, T.A., Magnasco, J., Christy, A.G., Cooper, J.F., Jr. (2015): The Clear Creek Mine. The Mineralogical Record: 36: 337-363.
'Chlorite Group'
Description: In high-grade tectonic blocks of eclogite from New Idria serpentinite body. In high-grade tectonic blocks of retrograde eclogite (blueschist facies) from New Idria serpentinite body. Replaces garnet.
Reference: T. Tsujimori et al., Paper N° 21-6, The Geological Society of America, Joint Meeting Cordilleran Section and Pacific Section, 101st Annual Meeting, 29 April-1 May 2005, San Jose, California.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Clinochlore var: Pennine
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Description: In high-grade tectonic blocks of garnet amphibolites from New Idria serpentinite body.
Reference: T. Tsujimori et al., Paper N° 21-6, The Geological Society of America, Joint Meeting Cordilleran Section and Pacific Section, 101st Annual Meeting, 29 April-1 May 2005, San Jose, California.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
'Crossite'
Desautelsite
Formula: Mg6Mn3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Dypingite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: T. Tsujimori et al., Paper N° 21-6, The Geological Society of America, Joint Meeting Cordilleran Section and Pacific Section, 101st Annual Meeting, 29 April-1 May 2005, San Jose, California.
Ferri-winchite
Formula: ☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: A piece of blueschist matrix often called "Crossite" was personally collected and analyzed by David Lowe. It contained Ferri-Winchite matching reference XRD pattern PDF 00-052-1577 and Albite PDF 01-084-0752. It was in direct contact with Neptunite, which was separately found to match PDF 00-043-0677. No other crystalline phases were found.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Fluorapatite var: Strontian Apatite
Formula: (Ca,Sr)5(PO4)3F
Description: Occurs in the serpentinite mass.
Reference: Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 316.
Fluorstrophite
Formula: SrCaSr3(PO4)3F
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Fresnoite
Formula: Ba2Ti(Si2O7)O
Reference: Pabst, Adolf (1978) Zur morphologie des taramellits. Tschermaks Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen: 25: 245-256; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 465-466, 467; American Mineralogist (1984): 69: 358-373; Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Glaucophane
Formula: ◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: T. Tsujimori et al., Paper N° 21-6, The Geological Society of America, Joint Meeting Cordilleran Section and Pacific Section, 101st Annual Meeting, 29 April-1 May 2005, San Jose, California.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Daniel Evanich
'Hornblende'
Description: In high-grade tectonic blocks of garnet amphibolites from New Idria serpentinite body.
Reference: T. Tsujimori et al., Paper N° 21-6, The Geological Society of America, Joint Meeting Cordilleran Section and Pacific Section, 101st Annual Meeting, 29 April-1 May 2005, San Jose, California.
Hydromagnesite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Jadeite
Formula: Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Joaquinite-(Ce)
Formula: NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(OH,F) · H2O
'K Feldspar'
Reference: American Mineralogist, Volume 69, pages 358-373, 1984
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: American Mineralogist, Volume 69, pages 358-373, 1984
Lawsonite
Formula: CaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Description: Occurs in the contact zone of jadeite in high-grade tectonic blocks of retrograde eclogite (blueschist facies) from New Idria serpentinite body.
Reference: Yoder, Hatten S., Jr. & Charles W. Chesterman (1951), Jadeite of San Benito County, California. California Division of Mines, Special Report 10-C: 3; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 239, 299, 309; Tsujimori, T., et al (2005), Paper No. 21-6, The Geological Society of America, Joint Meeting Cordilleran Section and Pacific Section, 101st Annual Meeting, 29 April-1 May 2005, San Jose, California.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: (on an old carpathite-cinnabar specimen sold by "Oxcart Minerals", Vida, Oregon)
Magnesiochromite
Formula: MgCr2O4
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: Bradley, W.W. (1925), Magnesite in California: California Mining Bureau. Bulletin 79: 66.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Metacinnabar
Formula: HgS
Montroydite
Formula: HgO
Habit: Bladed
Description: Occurs as crystals on/with mercury globules in cavities.
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 273.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Neptunite
Formula: Na2KLiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
Nesquehonite
Formula: MgCO3 · 3H2O
Reference: Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 279.
Omphacite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Description: In high-grade tectonic blocks of eclogite from New Idria serpentinite body.
Reference: T. Tsujimori et al., Paper N° 21-6, The Geological Society of America, Joint Meeting Cordilleran Section and Pacific Section, 101st Annual Meeting, 29 April-1 May 2005, San Jose, California.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: mineralogy of the victor claim, Gail E. Dunning; Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Orthojoaquinite-(Ce)
Formula: NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH) · H2O
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Pseudomalachite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
'Pumpellyite'
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: (on an old carpathite-cinnabar specimen sold by "Oxcart Minerals", Vida, Oregon)
Pyroaurite
Formula: Mg6Fe3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rogers, Austin Flint (1912), Notes on rare minerals from California: Columbia University, School of Mines Quarterly: 33: 374; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 379.
Reevesite
Formula: Ni6Fe3+2(OH)16(CO3) · 4H2O
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Description: In high-grade tectonic blocks of eclogite from New Idria serpentinite body.
Reference: T. Tsujimori et al., Paper N° 21-6, The Geological Society of America, Joint Meeting Cordilleran Section and Pacific Section, 101st Annual Meeting, 29 April-1 May 2005, San Jose, California.
Schuetteite
Formula: Hg2+3(SO4)O2
Reference: Collected by David Shannon in 1983.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Stevensite
Formula: (Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Stilpnomelane
Formula: (K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Strontiojoaquinite (TL)
Formula: Sr2Ba2(Na,Fe)2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH)2 · H2O
Habit: Steep pseudotetragonal, bipyramidal.
Colour: Green, yellow-green, yellow-brown (uncommon)
Description: Occurs in the New Idria serpentinite body in albite-lined fractures cutting blueschist.
Reference: Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 470; www.mineralsocal.org; William S. Wise (1982) Strontiojoaquinite and bario-orthojoaquinite: two new members of the joaquinite group . American Mineralogist 67:809-816.
Taramellite
Formula: Ba4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Reference: American Mineralogist, Volume 69, pages 358-373, 1984
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Titantaramellite
Formula: Ba4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Reference: Pabst, Adolf (1978) Zur morphologie des taramellits. Tschermaks Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen: 25: 245-256; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 465-466, 467; Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Uvarovite
Formula: Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Colour: Lemon-yellow
Description: Occurs as bladed, aggregated probable pseudomorphs after stibnite.
Reference: Rogers, Austin Flint (1912), Notes on rare minerals from California: Columbia University, School of Mines Quarterly: 33: 374; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 379.
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Reference: Mikhail Ostrooumov and Alfredo Victoria Morales (2010) Mexican jadeite-bearing rock: a first mineralogical and gemmological approach. The Journal of Gemmology, Vol. 32, No. 1–4.
Witherite
Formula: BaCO3
Reference: American Mineralogist, Volume 69, pages 358-373, 1984
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: American Mineralogist, Volume 69, pages 358-373, 1984; Joseph F. Cooper Jr., Gail E. Dunning, Ted A.Hadley (2003) Minerology of the Victor Claim, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Mikhail Ostrooumov and Alfredo Victoria Morales (2010) Mexican jadeite-bearing rock: a first mineralogical and gemmological approach. The Journal of Gemmology, Vol. 32, No. 1–4.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Mercury1.AD.05Hg
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Anilite2.BA.10Cu7S4
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Metacinnabar2.CB.05aHgS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Brucite4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnesiochromite4.BB.05MgCr2O4
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Montroydite4.AC.15HgO
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Valentinite4.CB.55Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Artinite5.DA.10Mg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Desautelsite5.DA.50Mg6Mn3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Dypingite5.DA.05Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
Hydromagnesite5.DA.05Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Nesquehonite5.CA.05MgCO3 · 3H2O
Pyroaurite5.DA.50Mg6Fe3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Reevesite5.DA.50Ni6Fe3+2(OH)16(CO3) · 4H2O
Witherite5.AB.15BaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Schuetteite7.BB.40Hg2+3(SO4)O2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Strontian Apatite8.BN.05(Ca,Sr)5(PO4)3F
Fluorstrophite8.BN.05SrCaSr3(PO4)3F
Pseudomalachite8.BD.05Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
var: Melanite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Antigorite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Bario-orthojoaquinite9.CE.25(Ba,Sr)4Fe2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2 · H2O
Benitoite9.CA.05BaTi(Si3O9)
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Pennine9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ferri-winchite9.DE.20☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
Fresnoite9.BE.15Ba2Ti(Si2O7)O
Glaucophane9.DE.25◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Jadeite9.DA.25Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Joaquinite-(Ce)9.CE.25NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(OH,F) · H2O
Lawsonite9.BE.05CaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Neptunite9.EH.05Na2KLiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
Omphacite9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Orthojoaquinite-(Ce)9.CE.25NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH) · H2O
Pectolite9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Stevensite9.EC.45(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Stilpnomelane9.EG.40(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Strontiojoaquinite (TL)9.CE.25Sr2Ba2(Na,Fe)2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH)2 · H2O
Taramellite9.CE.20Ba4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Titantaramellite9.CE.20Ba4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Uvarovite9.AD.25Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Vermiculite9.EC.50Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Group 10 - Organic Compounds
Carpathite10.BA.30C24H12
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Almandine-Pyrope Series'-
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Asbestos'-
'CCUK-14'-Hg-Si-O
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Crossite'-
'Hornblende'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Pumpellyite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Mercury1.1.7.1Hg
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Anilite2.4.7.5Cu7S4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Metacinnabar2.8.2.3HgS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Montroydite4.2.6.1HgO
A2X3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)2
Brucite6.2.1.1Mg(OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnesiochromite7.2.3.1MgCr2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 13 - ACID CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Nesquehonite13.1.5.1MgCO3 · 3H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Witherite14.1.3.2BaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Artinite16b.3.1.1Mg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
Desautelsite16b.6.2.4Mg6Mn3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Pyroaurite16b.6.2.3Mg6Fe3+2(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Reevesite16b.6.3.1Ni6Fe3+2(OH)16(CO3) · 4H2O
Dypingite16b.7.2.1Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
Hydromagnesite16b.7.1.1Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Schuetteite30.1.13.1Hg2+3(SO4)O2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Pseudomalachite41.4.3.1Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Fluorstrophite41.8.1.7SrCaSr3(PO4)3F
Group 50 - ORGANIC COMPOUNDS
Hydrocarbons
Carpathite50.3.7.1C24H12
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Uvarovite51.4.3b.3Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 55 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups,Generally with no Additional Anions
Si2O7 Groups, Generally with No Additional Anions with cations in [8] and lower coordination
Fresnoite55.4.2.1Ba2Ti(Si2O7)O
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Lawsonite56.2.3.1CaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
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 59 - CYCLOSILICATES Three-Membered Rings
Three-Membered Rings, anhydrous, no other anions
Benitoite59.1.1.2BaTi(Si3O9)
Group 60 - CYCLOSILICATES Four-Membered Rings
Four-Membered Rings, as Titanosilicates
Bario-orthojoaquinite60.1.1b.3(Ba,Sr)4Fe2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2 · H2O
Joaquinite-(Ce)60.1.1a.1NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(OH,F) · H2O
Orthojoaquinite-(Ce)60.1.1b.1NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH) · H2O
Strontiojoaquinite (TL)60.1.1a.2Sr2Ba2(Na,Fe)2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH)2 · H2O
Group 64 - CYCLOSILICATES Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups
Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups: 4-membered rings with [Si2O7] dimers
Taramellite64.3.1.1Ba4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Titantaramellite64.3.1.2Ba4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Jadeite65.1.3c.1Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Omphacite65.1.3b.1(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Pectolite65.2.1.4aNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Glaucophane66.1.3c.1◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 70 - INOSILICATES Column or Tube Structures
Column or Tube Structures with linked chains forming cages
Neptunite70.4.1.1Na2KLiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Vermiculite71.2.2d.3Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Stevensite71.3.1b.6(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
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 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
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)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Almandine-Pyrope Series'-
Andradite
var: Melanite
-Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Asbestos'-
'CCUK-14'-Hg-Si-O
'Chlorite Group'-
Clinochlore
var: Pennine
-Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Crossite'-
Ferri-winchite-☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
Fluorapatite
var: Strontian Apatite
-(Ca,Sr)5(PO4)3F
'Hornblende'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Pumpellyite'-
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H StrontiojoaquiniteSr2Ba2(Na,Fe)2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH)2 · H2O
H CarpathiteC24H12
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H PyroauriteMg6Fe23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
H ReevesiteNi6Fe23+(OH)16(CO3) · 4H2O
H Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
H Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
H Joaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(OH,F) · H2O
H Bario-orthojoaquinite(Ba,Sr)4Fe2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2 · H2O
H TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
H DypingiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
H DesautelsiteMg6Mn23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
H ArtiniteMg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
H Orthojoaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH) · H2O
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
H LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
H Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H BruciteMg(OH)2
H HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
H NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
H VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Ferri-winchite☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
LiLithium
Li NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
BBoron
B TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
B TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
CCarbon
C CarpathiteC24H12
C CalciteCaCO3
C PyroauriteMg6Fe23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
C ReevesiteNi6Fe23+(OH)16(CO3) · 4H2O
C DypingiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
C DesautelsiteMg6Mn23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
C ArtiniteMg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
C AragoniteCaCO3
C WitheriteBaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
C NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
C MagnesiteMgCO3
OOxygen
O StrontiojoaquiniteSr2Ba2(Na,Fe)2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH)2 · H2O
O BenitoiteBaTi(Si3O9)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CalciteCaCO3
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O FresnoiteBa2Ti(Si2O7)O
O JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O PyroauriteMg6Fe23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
O ReevesiteNi6Fe23+(OH)16(CO3) · 4H2O
O Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
O Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
O Joaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(OH,F) · H2O
O FluorstrophiteSrCaSr3(PO4)3F
O Bario-orthojoaquinite(Ba,Sr)4Fe2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2 · H2O
O TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
O DypingiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
O DesautelsiteMg6Mn23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
O ArtiniteMg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
O Orthojoaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH) · H2O
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O AragoniteCaCO3
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Andradite (var: Melanite)Ca3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O RutileTiO2
O Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
O LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
O UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O WitheriteBaCO3
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O MontroyditeHgO
O ValentiniteSb2O3
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O SchuetteiteHg32+(SO4)O2
O BruciteMg(OH)2
O HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
O NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
O MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
O Fluorapatite (var: Strontian Apatite)(Ca,Sr)5(PO4)3F
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O CCUK-14Hg-Si-O
O Ferri-winchite☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F Joaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(OH,F) · H2O
F FluorstrophiteSrCaSr3(PO4)3F
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F Fluorapatite (var: Strontian Apatite)(Ca,Sr)5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na StrontiojoaquiniteSr2Ba2(Na,Fe)2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH)2 · H2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
Na JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
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 Joaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(OH,F) · H2O
Na Orthojoaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH) · H2O
Na Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Na Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na Ferri-winchite☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg PyroauriteMg6Fe23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
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
Mg TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Mg DypingiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 5H2O
Mg DesautelsiteMg6Mn23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Mg ArtiniteMg2(CO3)(OH)2 · 3H2O
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Mg Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Mg Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg BruciteMg(OH)2
Mg HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Mg NesquehoniteMgCO3 · 3H2O
Mg MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
Mg VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg Ferri-winchite☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Al Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Al LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Al Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Al Ferri-winchite☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si StrontiojoaquiniteSr2Ba2(Na,Fe)2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH)2 · H2O
Si BenitoiteBaTi(Si3O9)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si FresnoiteBa2Ti(Si2O7)O
Si JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Si Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Si Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Si Joaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(OH,F) · H2O
Si Bario-orthojoaquinite(Ba,Sr)4Fe2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2 · H2O
Si TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Si Orthojoaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH) · H2O
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Andradite (var: Melanite)Ca3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Si Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Si LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Si UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Si Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si CCUK-14Hg-Si-O
Si Ferri-winchite☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P FluorstrophiteSrCaSr3(PO4)3F
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
P PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
P Fluorapatite (var: Strontian Apatite)(Ca,Sr)5(PO4)3F
SSulfur
S AniliteCu7S4
S CovelliteCuS
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S CinnabarHgS
S MetacinnabarHgS
S SchuetteiteHg32+(SO4)O2
S PyriteFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Cl TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
KPotassium
K NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
K Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Ca Stevensite(Ca,Na)xMg3-x(Si4O10)(OH)2
Ca Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Ca FluorstrophiteSrCaSr3(PO4)3F
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Andradite (var: Melanite)Ca3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Ca LawsoniteCaAl2(Si2O7)(OH)2 · H2O
Ca UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Fluorapatite (var: Strontian Apatite)(Ca,Sr)5(PO4)3F
Ca Ferri-winchite☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti StrontiojoaquiniteSr2Ba2(Na,Fe)2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH)2 · H2O
Ti BenitoiteBaTi(Si3O9)
Ti NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
Ti FresnoiteBa2Ti(Si2O7)O
Ti Joaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(OH,F) · H2O
Ti Bario-orthojoaquinite(Ba,Sr)4Fe2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2 · H2O
Ti TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Ti Orthojoaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH) · H2O
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
CrChromium
Cr UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
MnManganese
Mn DesautelsiteMg6Mn23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe StrontiojoaquiniteSr2Ba2(Na,Fe)2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH)2 · H2O
Fe NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Fe PyroauriteMg6Fe23+(OH)16[CO3] · 4H2O
Fe ReevesiteNi6Fe23+(OH)16(CO3) · 4H2O
Fe Stilpnomelane(K,Ca,Na)(Fe2+,Mg,Al)8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)36 · nH2O
Fe Joaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(OH,F) · H2O
Fe Bario-orthojoaquinite(Ba,Sr)4Fe2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2 · H2O
Fe TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Fe Orthojoaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH) · H2O
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Andradite (var: Melanite)Ca3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Ferri-winchite☐[CaNa][Mg4(Fe3+,Al)]Si8O22(OH)2
NiNickel
Ni ReevesiteNi6Fe23+(OH)16(CO3) · 4H2O
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu AniliteCu7S4
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu PseudomalachiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
SrStrontium
Sr StrontiojoaquiniteSr2Ba2(Na,Fe)2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH)2 · H2O
Sr FluorstrophiteSrCaSr3(PO4)3F
Sr Fluorapatite (var: Strontian Apatite)(Ca,Sr)5(PO4)3F
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
SbAntimony
Sb ValentiniteSb2O3
BaBarium
Ba StrontiojoaquiniteSr2Ba2(Na,Fe)2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH)2 · H2O
Ba BenitoiteBaTi(Si3O9)
Ba FresnoiteBa2Ti(Si2O7)O
Ba Joaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(OH,F) · H2O
Ba Bario-orthojoaquinite(Ba,Sr)4Fe2Ti2[Si4O12]2O2 · H2O
Ba TitantaramelliteBa4(Ti,Fe3+,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
Ba Orthojoaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH) · H2O
Ba WitheriteBaCO3
Ba TaramelliteBa4(Fe3+,Ti,Fe2+,Mg)4(B2Si8O27)O2Clx
CeCerium
Ce Joaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(OH,F) · H2O
Ce Orthojoaquinite-(Ce)NaBa2Ce2FeTi2[Si4O12]2O2(O,OH) · H2O
AuGold
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
Hg MontroyditeHgO
Hg MercuryHg
Hg MetacinnabarHgS
Hg SchuetteiteHg32+(SO4)O2
Hg CCUK-14Hg-Si-O

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Cretaceous
66 - 145 Ma



ID: 3190052
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cretaceous (66 - 145 Ma)

Lithology: Siltstone,sandstone,shale

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Late Jurassic - Middle Jurassic
145 - 174.1 Ma



ID: 2881475
Ultramafic rocks, chiefly Mesozoic, unit 3 (Coast Ranges and Western Klamath Mountains)

Age: Jurassic (145 - 174.1 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Josephine Peridotite

Description: Ultramafic rocks, mostly serpentine. Minor peridotite, gabbro, and diabase. Chiefly Mesozoic unit 3

Comments: Coast Range ophiolite, Josephine ophiolite. Ultramafic rocks in Middle to Late Jurassic ophiolites of Coast Ranges and westernmost Klamath Mts. Original map source: Saucedo, G.J., Bedford, D.R., Raines, G.L., Miller, R.J., and Wentworth, C.M., 2000, GIS Data for the Geologic Map of California, California Department of Conservation, Division of Mines and Geology, CD-ROM 2000-07, scale 1:750,000.

Lithology: Major:{serpentinite}, Minor:{peridotite}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

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