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Northport Mining District, Stevens Co., Washington, USAi
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Northport Mining DistrictMining District
Stevens Co.County
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48° North , 117° West (est.)
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~74km
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North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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Mineral List

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

39 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.41
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Metal Mines of Washington-Preliminary Report; Derkey, Joseph, Lasmanis
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Metal Mines of Washington-Preliminary Report; Derkey, Joseph, Lasmanis
Bromargyrite
Formula: AgBr
Reference: Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.62; Lasmanis, R. Et Al (1990): Metal Mines of Washington-Preliminary Report
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 14 localities in this region.
Cervantite
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+O4
Reference: Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.69
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.67
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Metal Mines of Washington-Preliminary Report; Derkey, Joseph, Lasmanis
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Galena
Formula: PbS
Localities: Reported from at least 40 localities in this region.
Geocronite
Formula: Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
Reference: Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.68,69
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Metal Mines of Washington-Preliminary Report; Derkey, Joseph, Lasmanis
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Minerals of Washington, Bart Cannon, 1975
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Metal Mines of Washington-Preliminary Report; Derkey, Joseph, Lasmanis
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Minerals of Washington, Bart Cannon, 1975
Leadhillite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Massicot
Formula: PbO
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: Cannon, B. (1975): Minerals of Washington, p.62,67
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 18 localities in this region.
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 22 localities in this region.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Minerals of Washington, Bart Cannon, 1975
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 29 localities in this region.
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Geocronite2.JB.30aPb14(Sb,As)6S23
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 3 - Halides
Bromargyrite3.AA.15AgBr
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cervantite4.DE.30Sb3+Sb5+O4
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Massicot4.AC.25PbO
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Leadhillite5.BF.40Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
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
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Geocronite3.3.1.2Pb14(Sb,As)6S23
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
ø = 3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Massicot4.2.7.1PbO
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Cervantite4.4.16.1Sb3+Sb5+O4
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Bromargyrite9.1.4.2AgBr
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)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
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 17 - COMPOUND CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Leadhillite17.1.2.1Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
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 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
C LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AnglesitePbSO4
O CerussitePbCO3
O LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O MassicotPbO
O CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
PPhosphorus
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S SphaleriteZnS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S BorniteCu5FeS4
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
BrBromine
Br BromargyriteAgBr
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag SilverAg
Ag BromargyriteAgBr
SnTin
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
SbAntimony
Sb GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Sb CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb GeocronitePb14(Sb,As)6S23
Pb MassicotPbO
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl

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