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Bruce County, Ontario, Canadai
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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Kincardine6,725 (2015)
Tobermory1,427 (2012)
Other Languages:
French:
comté de Bruce, Ontario, Canada
German:
Bruce County, Ontario, Kanada
Italian:
Contea di Bruce, Ontario, Canada
Russian:
Брус, Онтарио, Канада
Simplified Chinese:
布鲁斯县, 安大略省, 加拿大
Albanian:
Kontea Bruce, Ontario, Kanadaja
Cebuano:
Bruce County, Ontario, Canada
Dutch:
Bruce County, Ontario, Canada
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان بروس, انتاریو, کانادا
Greek:
Κομητεία Μπρους, Οντάριο, Καναδάς
Irish Gaelic:
Siorramachd Bhruis, Ontario, Ceanada
Japanese:
ブルース郡, オンタリオ州, カナダ
Polish:
Hrabstwo Bruce, Ontario, Kanada
Portuguese:
Condado de Bruce, Ontário, Canadá
Swedish:
Bruce County, Ontario, Kanada
Ukrainian:
Брюс, Онтаріо, Канада
Western Punjabi:
بروس کاؤنٹی, اونٹاریو, کینیڈا


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11 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Horváth collection
'Bitumen'
Habit: pitchy
Colour: black
Reference: Ref.: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: Horváth collection
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Seventh edition, Volume II, John Wiley & Sons, New York: 6.
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Habit: patchy crusts on sphalerite
Reference: Sabina, GSC Paper 77-1A, 1977, p.337
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Habit: patchy crusts on sphalerite
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Habit: irregular masses in pore spaces and vugs, replacement in fossils
Colour: clear yellow to amber, brown to nearly black.
Description: Faceted gemstones have been cut from yellow material.
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada Miscellaneous Report 39
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bitumen'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Bitumen'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O CelestineSrSO4
O AragoniteCaCO3
NaSodium
Na HaliteNaCl
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S CelestineSrSO4
ClChlorine
Cl HaliteNaCl
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
SrStrontium
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
Sr CelestineSrSO4

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bruce_County
Wikidata ID:Q991601
GeoNames ID:5910071

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