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Lee, Berkshire Co., Massachusetts, USAi
Regional Level Types
Lee- not defined -
Berkshire Co.County
MassachusettsState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
42° 18' 15'' North , 73° 14' 55'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Lee2,051 (2017)0.0km
Stockbridge2,316 (2017)6.2km
Lenox1,675 (2017)6.5km
Tyringham356 (2017)7.5km
West Stockbridge1,441 (2017)10.7km


The town of Lee was incorporated in 1777.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded from this region.


Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

15 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Gleba, 1978. Mass. Mineral & Fossil Localities
Aragonite ?
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: "Western Massachusetts Mineral Localities" by Plante, A.R., Valley Geology Press, 1992
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Gleba, 1978. Mass. Mineral & Fossil Localities
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Gleba, 1978. Mass. Mineral & Fossil Localities
Chondrodite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Reference: Gleba, 1978. Mass. Mineral & Fossil Localities
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: "Western Massachusetts Mineral Localities" by Plante, A.R., Valley Geology Press, 1992
Galena ?
Formula: PbS
Reference: "Western Massachusetts Mineral Localities" by Plante, A.R., Valley Geology Press, 1992
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Gleba, 1978. Mass. Mineral & Fossil Localities
Hematite ?
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: "Western Massachusetts Mineral Localities" by Plante, A.R., Valley Geology Press, 1992
'Hornblende'
Reference: Gleba, 1978. Mass. Mineral & Fossil Localities
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Gleba, 1978. Mass. Mineral & Fossil Localities
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Gleba, 1978. Mass. Mineral & Fossil Localities
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
'Scapolite'
Reference: Gleba, 1978. Mass. Mineral & Fossil Localities
'Scapolite var: Wernerite'
Reference: Gleba, 1978. Mass. Mineral & Fossil Localities
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: "Western Massachusetts Mineral Localities" by Plante, A.R., Valley Geology Press, 1992
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Harvard Museum of Natural History, no.130937A
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Gleba, 1978. Mass. Mineral & Fossil Localities
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena ?2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite ?4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite ?5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Chondrodite9.AF.45(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hornblende'-
'Scapolite'-
'var: Wernerite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena ?2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite ?4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chondrodite52.3.2b.2(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite ?-CaCO3
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hornblende'-
'Scapolite'-
'var: Wernerite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C GraphiteC
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
O AragoniteCaCO3
O HematiteFe2O3
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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