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Tintic Mining District, Utah Co., Utah, USAi
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Tintic Mining District, Utah Co., Utah, USA
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Beck Mine, Tintic Mining District, Utah Co., Utah, USA
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° North , 111° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~78km
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35 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Agardite-(Y)
Formula: YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Atelestite
Formula: Bi2(AsO4)O(OH)
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Beyerite
Formula: Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2
Reference: Antonio Borrelli collection
'Calamine'
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Means, A. H. New mineral occurrences from Tintic District. Utah. The American journal of science, Volume 191 p 125
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Means, A. H. New mineral occurrences from Tintic District. Utah. The American journal of science, Volume 191 p 125
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Geocronite
Formula: Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; Means, A. H. New mineral occurrences from Tintic District. Utah. The American journal of science, Volume 191 p 125
Gold
Formula: Au
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Bullock, Clarence, Mine Geologist (self collected).
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Alex Earl
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Kettnerite
Formula: CaBiCO3OF
Reference: No reference listed
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Alex Earl
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Mixite
Formula: BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: R&M 68:6 p381-393
Pharmacosiderite
Formula: KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Geocronite2.JB.30aPb14(Sb,As)6S23
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Beyerite5.BE.35Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Kettnerite5.BE.30CaBiCO3OF
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Agardite-(Y)8.DL.15YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Atelestite8.BO.15Bi2(AsO4)O(OH)
Conichalcite8.BH.35CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Mixite8.DL.15BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Pharmacosiderite8.DK.10KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Calamine'-

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
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
Geocronite3.3.1.2Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
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
Beyerite16a.2.3.1Ca(BiO)2(CO3)2
Kettnerite16a.3.7.1CaBiCO3OF
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Conichalcite41.5.1.2CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Miscellaneous
Atelestite41.11.5.1Bi2(AsO4)O(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Agardite-(Y)42.5.1.2YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Mixite42.5.1.1BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Pharmacosiderite42.8.1a.1KFe3+4(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Calamine'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
H ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
CCarbon
C KettneriteCaBiCO3OF
C CerussitePbCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O KettneriteCaBiCO3OF
O AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)
O CerussitePbCO3
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
O QuartzSiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O AnglesitePbSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
O ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FFluorine
F KettneriteCaBiCO3OF
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
S SphaleriteZnS
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S BaryteBaSO4
S AnglesitePbSO4
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S CovelliteCuS
S PyriteFeS2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
CaCalcium
Ca KettneriteCaBiCO3OF
Ca BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
CuCopper
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu CopperCu
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
ZnZinc
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
AsArsenic
As AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)
As GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
As MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As PharmacosideriteKFe43+(AsO4)3(OH)4 · 6-7H2O
As ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
As Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
YYttrium
Y Agardite-(Y)YCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
AgSilver
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag SilverAg
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
SbAntimony
Sb GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
BiBismuth
Bi KettneriteCaBiCO3OF
Bi AtelestiteBi2(AsO4)O(OH)
Bi MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Bi BeyeriteCa(BiO)2(CO3)2

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