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Silver Bay, Lake Co., Minnesota, USAi
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Silver BayBay
Lake Co.County
MinnesotaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
47° 17' 44'' North , 91° 15' 29'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Silver Bay1,813 (2017)0.2km
Beaver Bay174 (2017)5.3km
Finland195 (2017)13.2km
Two Harbors3,578 (2017)43.5km


"Taconite Capitol of the World"

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Ojakangas, R. W (2009): Roadside Geology of Minnesota. Mountain Press. 368p
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var. Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var. Lake Superior Agate
Formula: SiO2
Saponite
Formula: Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: AmMin 46:430

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var. Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var. Lake Superior Agate4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Saponite9.EC.45Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Saponite71.3.1b.2Ca0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
Quartz
var. Chalcedony
-SiO2
var. Lake Superior Agate-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
OOxygen
O SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O Quartz var. Lake Superior AgateSiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O Quartz var. ChalcedonySiO2
MgMagnesium
Mg SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si Quartz var. Lake Superior AgateSiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz var. ChalcedonySiO2
CaCalcium
Ca SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
FeIron
Fe SaponiteCa0.25(Mg,Fe)3((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O

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Ojakangas, R. W. (2009): Roadside Geology of Minnesota. Mountain Press. 368p.

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