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Relief Canyon, Antelope Springs District, Pershing Co., Nevada, USAi
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Relief CanyonCanyon
Antelope Springs DistrictMining District
Pershing Co.County
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USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° North , 118° West (est.)
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~1km
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6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Clays'
Reference: USBM IC 9035
'Electrum' ?
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: USBM IC 9035
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada; USBM IC 9035
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Mining Annual Review (1985): 39.; USBM IC 9035
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: USBM IC 9035
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: USBM IC 9035
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: USBM IC 9035
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: USBM IC 9035
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: USBM IC 9035

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Electrum' ?1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Clays'-

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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Clays'-
'Electrum' ?-(Au, Ag)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Quartz
var: Jasper
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
AgSilver
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)

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