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Churchill Co., Nevada, USA

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° North , 118° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~52km


Apache tears in SE portion of county. Petrified wood in Tertiary sedimentary rocks.

Mineral List

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

Acanthite

Actinolite

Adamite

var: Cuprian Adamite

Albite

var: Andesine

Alunite

Analcime

Anatase

Andalusite

var: Chiastolite

Anglesite

Annabergite

'Apatite'

'var: Collophane'

Aragonite

Argentojarosite

Arseniosiderite

Arsenolite

Arsenopyrite

Atacamite

Augite

Aurichalcite

Austinite

'Axinite Group'

Azurite

Baryte

'Bindheimite'

'Biotite'

Bismutite

Borax

Bornite

Brochantite

Bromargyrite

Calcite

Calomel

Carbonatecyanotrichite

Cerussite

Cervantite

Chalcoalumite

Chalcocite

Chalcophyllite

Chalcopyrite

Chlorargyrite

var: Bromian Chlorargyrite

var: Iodian Bromian Chlorargyrite

'Chlorite Group'

Chloritoid

Chromite

Chrysocolla

Cinnabar

Clinobisvanite

Clinochlore

var: Pennine

Clinoclase

'Clinoptilolite'

Clinosafflorite

'Clinotyrolite'

Clinozoisite

Cobaltite

Conichalcite

Connellite

Copper

'Copper Stain'

Cordierite

Cornwallite

Coulsonite (TL)

Covellite

Creedite

Cristobalite

Cuprite

Cyanotrichite

Descloizite

Devilline

Diaphorite

Dickite

Diopside

Dolomite

'Electrum'

Enstatite

var: Bronzite

Epidote

Epsomite

'Erionite'

Erythrite

Fedotovite

'Ferrierite'

Fluorapatite

Fluorite

Galena

'Garnet'

'Garnierite'

Gaylussite

Gearksutite

Gersdorffite

Goethite

Gold

Greigite

Grossular

'Grossular-Hibschite Series'

Gypsum

var: Selenite

Halite

Hanksite

Hematite

var: Specularite

Hemimorphite

Heterogenite

'Heulandite'

Hisingerite

'Hornblende'

Hörnesite

Hübnerite

Hydrokenoralstonite

Hydromagnesite

Hydrotungstite

Ilmenite

Iodargyrite

Iron

var: Kamacite

Jamesonite

Jarosite

'Jasper'

Kamchatkite

Kaolinite

Kermesite

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Köttigite

Kurumsakite

Lavendulan

Leadhillite

Leucoxene

'Limonite'

Linarite

Lizardite

Magnetite

Malachite

Marcasite

Marialite

Mcguinnessite

Melanterite

Meta-autunite

Metacinnabar

Metastibnite

Metazeunerite

Millerite

Mimetite

Mirabilite

Mixite

Molybdenite

Montmorillonite

Mopungite (TL)

Mordenite

Morenosite

Muscovite

var: Sericite

Natrojarosite

Natron

Nickeline

Nickelskutterudite

Niter

Nitratine

Nontronite

Olivenite

Opal

Owyheeite

Palygorskite

Paragonite

'Petrified Wood'

Pharmacosiderite

'Phillipsite'

Pickeringite

Plancheite

Plumbojarosite

Polybasite

Pottsite

Powellite

Prehnite

Proustite

'Psilomelane'

'Pumpellyite'

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Agate

var: Chalcedony

var: Milky Quartz

Rammelsbergite

Retgersite

Rhodochrosite

Rhodonite

'Roméite Group'

Rosasite

Rutile

Safflorite

Sanidine

'Scapolite'

Scheelite

Schorl

Scorodite

Selenium

Senarmontite

Siderite

Sideronatrite

Siegenite

Silver

Skutterudite

Smithsonite

Spangolite

Sphalerite

Stephanite

'Stibiconite'

Stibnite

Strashimirite

Strontianite

Sulphur

Taenite

Talc

Tangdanite

Tenorite

Tetrahedrite

'Thénardite'

Thermonatrite

Titanite

Tripuhyite

Troilite

Trona

Turquoise

Tyrolite

Ulexite

Ullmannite

Uraninite

Valentinite

Vanadinite

var: Arsenatian Vanadinite

Vesuvianite

Violarite

'Wad'

Woodruffite

Wulfenite

Zaratite

Zeunerite

Zoisite

var: Thulite


202 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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References

"Geology and Mineral Deposits of Churchill County, Nevada". Bull 83 Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology (1974).

W. Vanderburg (1940) "Reconnaissance of Mining Districts in Churchill County, Nevada". United States Bureau of Mines Information Circular No. 7093

J.V. Tingley and J. Quade (1987) Mineral resource inventory - U.S. Navy master land withdrawal area, Churchill County, Nevada:. Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology OFR 87-2

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