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Sioux Co., Nebraska, USAi
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University Hill & Carnegie Hill, Agate Fossil Beds

Agate Fossil Beds National Monument, Sioux Co., Nebraska, USA
University Hill & Carnegie Hill, Agate Fossil Beds

Agate Fossil Beds National Monument, Sioux Co., Nebraska, USA
University Hill & Carnegie Hill, Agate Fossil Beds

Agate Fossil Beds National Monument, Sioux Co., Nebraska, USA
Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Harrison238 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
comté de Sioux, Nebraska, États-Unis
German:
Sioux County, Nebraska, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
contea di Sioux, Nebraska, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Су, Небраска, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
蘇縣, 內布拉斯加州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Sioux, Nebraska, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Sioux County, Nebraska, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة سيوكس, نبراسكا, الولايات المتحدة
Armenian:
Սիու շրջան, Նեբրասկա, Ամերիկայի Միացյալ Նահանգներ
Basque:
Sioux konderria , Nebraska
Bavarian:
Sioux County, Nebraska, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
সিয়ৌক্স কাউন্টি, নেব্রাস্কা, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Сиукс, Небраска, Съединени американски щати
Cebuano:
Sioux County , Nebraska
Dutch:
Sioux County, Nebraska, Verenigde Staten
Esperanto:
Kantono Siuo, Nebrasko
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان سو، نبراسکا, نبراسکا, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Georgian:
სიოუქსის ოლქი, ნებრასკა, ამერიკის შეერთებული შტატები
Hungarian:
Sioux megye, Nebraska, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Japanese:
スー郡, ネブラスカ州, アメリカ合衆国
Low Saxon/Low German:
Sioux County, Nebraska, USA
Min Dong Chinese:
Sioux Gông, Nebraska
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Sioux Kūn
Norwegian:
Sioux County, Nebraska, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Sioux, Nebraska, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Sioux, Nebraska, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul Sioux, Nebraska, Statele Unite ale Americii
Sardinian:
contea de Sioux, Nebraska, Istados Unidos de Amèrica
Scottish Gaelic:
Sioux County, Nebraska, Na Stàitean Aonaichte
Serbian:
Округ Су, Небраска, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Sioux County, Nebraska, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swedish:
Sioux County, Nebraska, USA
Traditional Chinese:
蘇縣, 內布拉斯加州, 美國
Turkish:
Sioux, Nebraska, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Сіу, Небраска, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
سیو کاؤنٹی، نیبراسکا, نیبراسکا, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Sioux, Nebraska, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Sioux, Nebraska, Estados Unidos
Western Punjabi:
سیوکس کاؤنٹی،نیبراسکا, نیبراسکا, امریکہ


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15 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Description: Plagioclase [An90](Duke & Silver,1967)
Reference: Duke, M. B & Silver L. T. (1967) Petrology of eucrites, howardites and mesosiderites: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 31:1637-1665.; Mason B., Jarosewich, E. & Nelen, J. A. (1979) The pyroxene-plagioclase achondrites. Smithson. Contrib. Earth Sci. 22: 27-45.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Description: Usually as augite lamellae; Warren & Kallemeyn (1994) noted a grain of primary augite
Reference: Warren, P. H. & Kallemeyn, G. W. (1994) Sioux County: an orthocumulate, and systematics of V and other trace elements in several similar eucrites. Meteoritics 29 (4): p. 546. (July 1994)
Augite var: Ferroaugite
Reference: Mason B., Jarosewich, E. & Nelen, J. A. (1979) The pyroxene-plagioclase achondrites. Smithson. Contrib. Earth Sci. 22: 27-45.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: Jay Ellis Ransom,1974,Gems and Minerals of America
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Bunch, T. E. & Keil, K. (1971) Chromite and Ilmenite in non-chondritic meteoritics. American Mineralogist 56 (1/2); 146-157 (Jan/Feb 1971)
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Description: Olivine (Fe-rich)
Reference: Takeda, H., Nyquist, L. E., Yamaguchi, A., & Miyamoto, M. (1996) Recrystallization of Ca-Rich Phases in Eucrites and Constraints on the Time of the Crustal Metamorphism: Lunar Planetary Science XXVII: 1309-1310. (March 1996)
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: The Minerals and Gemstones of Nebraska CSD U Neb EC 2
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: The Minerals and Gemstones of Nebraska CSD U Neb EC 2
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Bunch, T. E. & Keil, K. (1971) Chromite and Ilmenite in non-chondritic meteoritics. American Mineralogist 56 (1/2); 146-157 (Jan/Feb 1971)
Iron
Formula: Fe
Description: Low-Ni iron is a very minor constituent (<1% bulk)
Reference: Collinson, D. W. & Morden, S. J. (1992) Magnetic Properties of Some Achondrite Meteorites and Implications for Their Evolution (abstract): Meteoritics 27(3): 211-212. (July 1992)
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: The Minerals and Gemstones of Nebraska CSD U Neb EC 2
Merrillite
Formula: Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Reference: Hsu, W. & Crozaz, G. (1996) Mineral Chemistry and the petrogenesis of eucrites: I. Noncumulate eucrites: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 60 (22): 4571-4591. (Nov 1996)
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Jay Ellis Ransom,1974,Gems and Minerals of America
Opal var: Wood Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Jay Ellis Ransom,1974,Gems and Minerals of America
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Description: A primary phase in some instances
Reference: Duke, M. B & Silver L. T. (1967) Petrology of eucrites, howardites and mesosiderites: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 31:1637-1665.; Warren, P. H. & Kallemeyn, G. W. (1994) Sioux County: an orthocumulate, and systematics of V and other trace elements in several similar eucrites. Meteoritics 29 (4): p. 546. (July 1994) ; Takeda, H., Nyquist, L. E., Yamaguchi, A., & Miyamoto, M. (1996) Recrystallization of Ca-Rich Phases in Eucrites and Constraints on the Time of the Crustal Metamorphism: Lunar Planetary Science XXVII: 1309-1310. (March 1996)
'Petrified Wood'
Reference: The Minerals and Gemstones of Nebraska CSD U Neb EC 2
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Mason, B. (1967) The Bununu meteorite, and a discussion of the pyroxene-plagioclase achondrites: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 31: 107-115. ; Duke, M. B & Silver L. T. (1967) Petrology of eucrites, howardites and mesosiderites: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 31:1637-1665.; Takeda, H., Nyquist, L. E., Yamaguchi, A., & Miyamoto, M. (1996) Recrystallization of Ca-Rich Phases in Eucrites and Constraints on the Time of the Crustal Metamorphism: Lunar Planetary Science XXVII: 1309-1310. (March 1996)
'Pyroxene Group'
Description: Anhedral pyroxene encloses plagioclase grains in many instances
Reference: Mittlefehldt, D. W., Jones, J. H., Palme, H., Jarosewich, E. & Grady, M. M. (1998) Sioux County - A Study in Why Sleeping Dogs are Best Left Alone: Lunar Planetary Science XXIX: Abstract no. 1220. (March 1998)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Agate
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Fortification Agate
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Jay Ellis Ransom,1974,Gems and Minerals of America
Quartz var: Moss Agate
Formula: SiO2
Tridymite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Duke, M. B & Silver L. T. (1967) Petrology of eucrites, howardites and mesosiderites: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 31:1637-1665.
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Description: Troilite quite abundant for basaltic eucrites
Reference: Mittlefehldt, D. W., Jones, J. H., Palme, H., Jarosewich, E. & Grady, M. M. (1998) Sioux County - A Study in Why Sleeping Dogs are Best Left Alone: Lunar Planetary Science XXIX: Abstract no. 1220. (March 1998)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Iron1.AE.05Fe
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Wood Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Fortification Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
var: Moss Agate4.DA.05SiO2
Tridymite4.DA.10SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Merrillite8.AC.45Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Group 9 - Silicates
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
var: Ferroaugite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Pigeonite9.DA.10(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Petrified Wood'-
'Pyroxene Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)3(XO4)2
Merrillite38.3.4.4Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Pigeonite65.1.1.4(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Tridymite75.1.2.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
Augite
var: Ferroaugite
-(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
Iron-Fe
Opal
var: Wood Opal
-SiO2 · nH2O
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Petrified Wood'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Fortification Agate-SiO2
var: Jasper-SiO2
var: Moss Agate-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Opal (var: Wood Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Moss Agate)SiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Quartz (var: Fortification Agate)SiO2
O Opal (var: Wood Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
O CelestineSrSO4
O Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O TridymiteSiO2
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
O QuartzSiO2
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
NaSodium
Na MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
MgMagnesium
Mg Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Moss Agate)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Fortification Agate)SiO2
Si Opal (var: Wood Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
Si Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si TridymiteSiO2
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si QuartzSiO2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
PPhosphorus
P MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S MarcasiteFeS2
S CelestineSrSO4
S TroiliteFeS
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe IronFe
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe TroiliteFeS
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sioux_County,_Nebraska
Wikidata ID:Q489751
GeoNames ID:5699598

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