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Rockcastle Co., Kentucky, USAi
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Rockcastle Co.County
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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Mount Vernon2,499 (2017)
Brodhead1,205 (2017)
Livingston225 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
comté de Rockcastle, Kentucky, États-Unis
German:
Rockcastle County, Kentucky, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
contea di Rockcastle, Kentucky, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Роккасл, Кентукки, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
羅克卡斯爾縣, 肯塔基州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Rockcastle, Kentucky, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Rockcastle County, Kentucky, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة روكاستل, كنتاكي, الولايات المتحدة
Armenian:
Ռոքքասլ շրջան, Կենտուկի, Ամերիկայի Միացյալ Նահանգներ
Basque:
Rockcastle konderria , Kentucky
Bavarian:
Rockcastle County, Kentucky, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
রকক্যাসেল কাউন্টি, কেন্টাকি, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Роккасъл, Кентъки, Съединени американски щати
Cebuano:
Rockcastle County, Kentucky
Dutch:
Rockcastle County, Kentucky, Verenigde Staten
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان راک کاسل، کنتاکی, کنتاکی, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Georgian:
როკ-კასლის ოლქი, კენტუკი, ამერიკის შეერთებული შტატები
Hungarian:
Rockcastle megye, Kentucky, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Japanese:
ロックキャッスル郡, ケンタッキー州, アメリカ合衆国
Low Saxon/Low German:
Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA
Min Dong Chinese:
Rockcastle Gông, Kentucky
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Rockcastle Kūn
Norwegian:
Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Rockcastle, Kentucky, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Rockcastle, Kentucky, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul Rockcastle, Kentucky, Statele Unite ale Americii
Sardinian:
contea de Rockcastle, Kentucky, Istados Unidos de Amèrica
Scottish Gaelic:
Rockcastle County, Kentucky, Na Stàitean Aonaichte
Serbian:
Округ Роккасл, Кентаки, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Rockcastle County, Kentucky, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swedish:
Rockcastle County, Kentucky, USA
Traditional Chinese:
羅克卡斯爾縣, 肯塔基州, 美國
Turkish:
Rockcastle, Kentucky, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Роккасл, Кентуккі, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
راک کیسل کاؤنٹی، کینٹکی, کینٹکی, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Rockcastle, Kentucky, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Rockcastle, Kentucky, Estados Unidos
Western Punjabi:
راککاسل کاؤنٹی, کینٹکی, امریکہ


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13 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: T. Kennedy collection
Berthierine
Formula: (Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
Reference: http://www.rkci.org/library/gsp/engle.htm
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: T. Kennedy collection; Alan Goldstein (2006) Kentucky Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 81:420-440
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Dolomite var: Ferroan Dolomite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
Reference: Alan Goldstein (2006) Kentucky Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 81:420-440
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: http://www.rkci.org/library/gsp/engle.htm
Lepidocrocite
Formula: γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: http://www.rkci.org/library/gsp/engle.htm
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: T. Kennedy collection; Alan Goldstein (2006) Kentucky Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 81:420-440
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: http://www.rkci.org/library/gsp/engle.htm
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: http://www.rkci.org/library/gsp/engle.htm
Niter ?
Formula: KNO3
Reference: http://www.rkci.org/library/gsp/engle.htm
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: Alan Goldstein (2006) Kentucky Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 81:420-440
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Alan Goldstein (2006) Kentucky Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 81:420-440
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: http://www.rkci.org/library/gsp/engle.htm
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Reference: http://www.rkci.org/library/gsp/engle.htm

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite4.FE.15γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
var: Ferroan Dolomite5.AB.10Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Niter ?5.NA.10KNO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Berthierine9.ED.15(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Vermiculite9.EC.50Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Lepidocrocite6.1.2.2γ-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 18 - NORMAL NITRATES
AXO3·xH2O, where x can equal zero
Niter ?18.1.2.1KNO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Berthierine71.1.2c.2(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(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
Vermiculite71.2.2d.3Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Dolomite
var: Ferroan Dolomite
-Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
H Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Berthierine(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C Dolomite (var: Ferroan Dolomite)Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
NNitrogen
N NiterKNO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
O Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Berthierine(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
O CalciteCaCO3
O Dolomite (var: Ferroan Dolomite)Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O NiterKNO3
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Mg Dolomite (var: Ferroan Dolomite)Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Al Berthierine(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Si Berthierine(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K NiterKNO3
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Dolomite (var: Ferroan Dolomite)Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Fe Lepidocrociteγ-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Berthierine(Fe2+,Fe3+,Al)3(Si,Al)2O5(OH)4
Fe Dolomite (var: Ferroan Dolomite)Ca(Mg,Fe)(CO3)2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rockcastle_County,_Kentucky
Wikidata ID:Q506385
GeoNames ID:4306470

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