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Martin Co., Indiana, USAi
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Martin Co.County
IndianaState
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Loogootee2,722 (2017)
Shoals782 (2017)
Crane183 (2017)
Burns City117 (2017)
Dover Hill114 (2017)


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16 valid minerals.

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Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: Sunderman, J & C. Beck (1959) Hydrobasaluminite from Shoals, Indiana: American Mineralogist: 54: 1363-1373.
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Carbonate'
Reference: From USGS MRDS database
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: www.indiana.edu; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: www.indiana.edu
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: www.indiana.edu/~librcsd/etext/hoosier/IM-01.html.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Gypsum var: Satin Spar Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: www.indiana.edu
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: www.indiana.edu/~librcsd/etext/hoosier/IM-01.html.
Halloysite-10Å
Formula: Al2Si2O5(OH)4 · 2H2O
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Hydrobasaluminite
Formula: Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: www.indiana.edu/~librcsd/etext/hoosier/IM-01.html.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: www.indiana.edu
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Satin Spar Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Hydrobasaluminite7.DE.60Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Allophane9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Carbonate'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Halloysite-10Å-Al2Si2O5(OH)4 · 2H2O
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Hydrobasaluminite31.4.6.1Al4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Allophane71.1.5.1(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(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.
'Carbonate'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Gypsum
var: Satin Spar Gypsum
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite-CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halloysite-10Å-Al2Si2O5(OH)4 · 2H2O
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H HydrobasaluminiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H Gypsum (var: Satin Spar Gypsum)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H GibbsiteAl(OH)3
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Halloysite-10ÅAl2Si2O5(OH)4 · 2H2O
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O HydrobasaluminiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O Gypsum (var: Satin Spar Gypsum)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O GibbsiteAl(OH)3
O SideriteFeCO3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O HematiteFe2O3
O Halloysite-10ÅAl2Si2O5(OH)4 · 2H2O
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al HydrobasaluminiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al GibbsiteAl(OH)3
Al Halloysite-10ÅAl2Si2O5(OH)4 · 2H2O
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Halloysite-10ÅAl2Si2O5(OH)4 · 2H2O
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S HydrobasaluminiteAl4(SO4)(OH)10 · 12-36H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S Gypsum (var: Satin Spar Gypsum)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Gypsum (var: Satin Spar Gypsum)CaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS

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Shannon, C. W. (1907) The iron ore deposits of Indiana: 31st Annual Report of the Indiana Department of Geology and Natural Resources: 299-428.
Bundy, W. (1956) Iron deposits of southwestern Indiana: Indiana Geological Survey: Report of Progress 10: 25 p.

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_County,_Indiana
Wikidata ID:Q506479
GeoNames ID:4261020

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