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Sawteeth Acres, Southbury, New Haven Co., Connecticut, USAi
Regional Level Types
Sawteeth Acres- not defined -
Southbury- not defined -
New Haven Co.County
ConnecticutState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° North , 73° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~5km
Köppen climate type:


Housing development site built about late 1990s blasted basaltic bedrock that produced prehnite, calcite, amethyst and chalcedony in vesicles.

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North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apophyllite'
Reference: michael otto collection
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: michael otto collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Michael Otto collection
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: michael otto collection
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Michael Otto collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
AlAluminium
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
CaCalcium
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2

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