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Stafford Co., Virginia, USAi
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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Aquia Harbour6,727 (2011)
Stafford4,320 (2012)
Falmouth4,274 (2011)
Southern Gateway2,805 (2017)
Boswell's Corner1,375 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
comté de Stafford, Virginie, États-Unis
German:
Stafford County, Virginia, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
contea di Stafford, Virginia, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Стаффорд, Виргиния, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
斯塔福德縣, 弗吉尼亚州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Stafford, Virginia, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Stafford County, Virginia, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة ستافورد, فرجينيا, الولايات المتحدة
Basque:
Stafford konderria , Virginia
Bavarian:
Stafford County, Virginia, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
স্টাফোর্ড কাউন্টি, ভার্জিনিয়া, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Cebuano:
Stafford County , Virginia
Cornish:
Konteth Stafford, Virjynni, Statys Unys
Dutch:
Stafford County, Virginia, Verenigde Staten
Estonian:
Staffordi maakond, Virginia, Ameerika Ühendriigid
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان استفورد، ویرجینیا, ویرجینیا, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Georgian:
სტაფორდის ოლქი, ვირჯინია, ამერიკის შეერთებული შტატები
Hebrew:
מחוז סטפורד, וירג'יניה, ארצות הברית
Hungarian:
Stafford megye, Virginia, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Japanese:
スタフォード郡, バージニア州, アメリカ合衆国
Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):
Стаффорд, Виргиния, Америка Құрама Штаттары
Latin:
Staffordensis Comitatus, Virginia, Civitates Foederatae Americae
Low Saxon/Low German:
Stafford County, Virginia, USA
Min Dong Chinese:
Stafford Gông, Virginia
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Stafford Kūn
Norwegian:
Stafford County, Virginia, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Stafford, Wirginia, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Stafford, Virgínia, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul Stafford, Virginia, Statele Unite ale Americii
Sardinian:
contea de Stafford, Virgìnia, Istados Unidos de Amèrica
Serbian:
Округ Стафорд , Вирџинија, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Stafford County, Virginia, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swedish:
Stafford County, Virginia, USA
Turkish:
Stafford County, Virginia, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Стаффорд, Вірджинія, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
سٹیفورڈ کاؤنٹی، ورجینیا, ورجینیا, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Stafford, Virginia, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Stafford, Virginia, Estados Unidos
Western Punjabi:
سٹیفورڈ کاؤنٹی, ورجینیا, امریکہ


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13 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
'Biotite'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Clays'
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
'Hornblende'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Petrified Wood'
Reference: Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Minerals of Virginia 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Tetradymite
Formula: Bi2Te2S
Reference: Dana 6:40.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Vivianite
Formula: Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetradymite2.DC.05Bi2Te2S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Copiapite7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Vivianite8.CE.40Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clays'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Petrified Wood'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

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
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Tetradymite2.11.7.1Bi2Te2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Vivianite40.3.6.1Fe2+3(PO4)2 · 8H2O
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 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Clays'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Petrified Wood'-
Quartz
var: Jasper
-SiO2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
PPhosphorus
P VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
SSulfur
S TetradymiteBi2Te2S
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S GalenaPbS
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe VivianiteFe32+(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
TeTellurium
Te TetradymiteBi2Te2S
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi TetradymiteBi2Te2S

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stafford_County,_Virginia
Wikidata ID:Q341755
GeoNames ID:4787248

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