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Weepah Mine, Weepah Mining District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USAi
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Weepah MineMine
Weepah Mining DistrictMining District
Esmeralda Co.County
NevadaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° 55' 54'' North , 117° 33' 36'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Silver Peak107 (2011)20.7km
Tonopah2,478 (2011)32.6km
Goldfield268 (2011)37.8km


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


18 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999, p373
Adamite var: Cuprian Adamite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999, p373
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Arseniosiderite
Formula: Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Austinite
Formula: CaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Description: Cuprian
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Beudantite
Formula: PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Carminite
Formula: PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Duftite
Formula: PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals, Nov. 1999
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Adamite8.BB.30Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
var: Cuprian Adamite8.BB.30(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Arseniosiderite8.DH.30Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Austinite8.BH.35CaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Beudantite8.BL.05PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Carminite8.BH.30PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Conichalcite8.BH.35CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Duftite8.BH.35PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Austinite41.5.1.3CaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Conichalcite41.5.1.2CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Duftite41.5.1.4PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Adamite41.6.6.3Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Carminite41.10.6.1PbFe3+2(AsO4)2(OH)2
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Arseniosiderite42.8.4.3Ca2Fe3+3(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Beudantite43.4.1.1PbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Adamite
var: Cuprian Adamite
-(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
H ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
H AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
H CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
H ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
H DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AragoniteCaCO3
O ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
O AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
O CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
O CerussitePbCO3
O ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
O DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Ca AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Ca ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
Fe CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CuCopper
Cu Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Cu ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
Zn AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
Zn AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
AsArsenic
As Adamite (var: Cuprian Adamite)(Zn,Cu)2AsO4OH
As ArseniosideriteCa2Fe33+(AsO4)3O2 · 3H2O
As AustiniteCaZn(AsO4)(OH)
As CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
As ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
As DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
As AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb CarminitePbFe23+(AsO4)2(OH)2
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb BeudantitePbFe3(AsO4)(SO4)(OH)6
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)

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