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Platte Co., Wyoming, USAi
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Platte Co.County
WyomingState
USACountry

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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Wheatland3,659 (2017)
Guernsey1,195 (2017)
Chugwater216 (2017)
Glendo200 (2017)
Y-O Ranch195 (2011)
Chugcreek156 (2011)
Other Languages:
French:
comté de Platte, Wyoming, États-Unis
German:
Platte County, Wyoming, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
contea di Platte, Wyoming, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Платт, Вайоминг, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
普拉特縣, 怀俄明州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Platte, Wyoming, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Platte County, Wyoming, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة بلاتي, وايومنغ, الولايات المتحدة
Azeri:
Platt Rayonu, Vayominq, Amerika Birləşmiş Ştatları
Basque:
Platte konderria , Wyoming
Bavarian:
Platte County, Wyoming, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
প্লাটে কাউন্টি, ৱাইওমিং, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Плат, Уайоминг, Съединени американски щати
Cebuano:
Platte County , Wyoming
Dutch:
Platte County, Wyoming, Verenigde Staten
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان پلت، وایومینگ, وایومینگ, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Hungarian:
Platte megye, Wyoming, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Japanese:
プラット郡, ワイオミング州, アメリカ合衆国
Latin:
Platte Comitatus, Vyomina, Civitates Foederatae Americae
Low Saxon/Low German:
Platte County, Wyoming, USA
Min Dong Chinese:
Platte Gông, Wyoming
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Platte Kūn
Norwegian:
Platte County, Wyoming, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Platte, Wyoming, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Platte, Wyoming, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul Platte, Wyoming, Statele Unite ale Americii
Sardinian:
contea de Platte, Wyoming, Istados Unidos de Amèrica
Serbian:
Округ Плат , Вајоминг, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Platte County, Wyoming, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swedish:
Platte County, Wyoming, USA
Traditional Chinese:
普拉特縣, 懷俄明州, 美國
Ukrainian:
Платт, Вайомінг, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
پلیٹ کاؤنٹی، وائیومنگ, وائیومنگ, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Platte, Wyoming, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Platte, Wyoming, Estados Unidos


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19 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Copper
Formula: Cu
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Description: In mica schist
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 76:389
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 76:389
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: USGS Bull 315
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; USGS Bull 315
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: USGS Bull 315
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: USGS Bull 315
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Agate
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Moss Agate
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 76:389
Quartz var: Onyx
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 76:389
Quartz var: Youngite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Chris Clemens collection.
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 76:389

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Moss Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Onyx4.DA.05SiO2
var: Youngite4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Vermiculite9.EC.50Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
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
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
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
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Moss Agate-SiO2
var: Onyx-SiO2
var: Youngite-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz (var: Onyx)SiO2
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
O CorundumAl2O3
O Quartz (var: Moss Agate)SiO2
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Quartz (var: Youngite)SiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Onyx)SiO2
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Si Quartz (var: Moss Agate)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Quartz (var: Youngite)SiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu CopperCu
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Platte_County,_Wyoming
Wikidata ID:Q490512
GeoNames ID:5835308

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