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Purple Hope No. 4 claim, Green Ridge, King Co., Washington, USAi
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Purple Hope No. 4 claimClaim
Green RidgeRidge
King Co.County
WashingtonState
USACountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° North , 121° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~43km
Locality type:Claim
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


Breccia zones in Snoqualmie granodiorite. Vugs produce largest quartz crystals in the district, amethyst scepters and twins under various laws. Active claim.

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Purple Hope No. 4 Prospect, Green Ridge, King Co., Washington, USA

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Morgan, B. (2014), Reichenstein-Grieserntal quartz twins from King County, Eashington: Two distinct morphologies - two different laws, a presentation before the 41st. Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 25, 2014; Collected by claim owner Joe George 2003.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: John Sobolewski collection.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Morgan, B. (2014), Reichenstein-Grieserntal quartz twins from King County, Eashington: Two distinct morphologies - two different laws, a presentation before the 41st. Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 25, 2014; www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com.
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Morgan, B. (2014), Reichenstein-Grieserntal quartz twins from King County, Eashington: Two distinct morphologies - two different laws, a presentation before the 41st. Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 25, 2014.
Quartz var: Citrine
Formula: SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Citrine4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Citrine-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O Quartz (var: Citrine)SiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Citrine)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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Morgan, B. (2014), Reichenstein-Grieserntal quartz twins from King County, Eashington: Two distinct morphologies - two different laws, a presentation before the 41st. Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 25, 2014.


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