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Green Valley coal mine site, Vigo Co., Indiana, USAi
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Green Valley coal mine site- not defined -
Vigo Co.County
IndianaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° North , 87° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~27km
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4 valid minerals.

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Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Melchiorre, E., Mills, Jr., J., Dale, D., and Chapman, B. (2005): American Mineralogist 90(10), 1518-1521
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Melchiorre, E., Mills, Jr., J., Dale, D., and Chapman, B. (2005): American Mineralogist 90(10), 1518-1521
Rozenite
Formula: FeSO4 · 4H2O
Reference: Melchiorre, E., Mills, Jr., J., Dale, D., and Chapman, B. (2005): American Mineralogist 90(10), 1518-1521
Xitieshanite
Formula: Fe3+(SO4)Cl · 6H2O
Reference: Melchiorre, E., Mills, Jr., J., Dale, D., and Chapman, B. (2005): American Mineralogist 90(10), 1518-1521

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Rozenite7.CB.15FeSO4 · 4H2O
Xitieshanite7.DC.20Fe3+(SO4)Cl · 6H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Rozenite29.6.6.1FeSO4 · 4H2O
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Xitieshanite31.9.6.3Fe3+(SO4)Cl · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H XitieshaniteFe3+(SO4)Cl · 6H2O
H RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
OOxygen
O XitieshaniteFe3+(SO4)Cl · 6H2O
O RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
SSulfur
S XitieshaniteFe3+(SO4)Cl · 6H2O
S RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
ClChlorine
Cl XitieshaniteFe3+(SO4)Cl · 6H2O
FeIron
Fe XitieshaniteFe3+(SO4)Cl · 6H2O
Fe RozeniteFeSO4 · 4H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O

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Melchiorre, E., J. Mills, Jr., D. Dale, D. & B. Chapman (2005): A new occurrence of xitieshanite [Fe3+(SO4)Cl·6H2O] crystals in acid-mine seepways, Green Valley, Vigo County, Indiana, U.S.A. American Mineralogist: 90(10): 1518-1521.

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