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Homestake Mine, McKinley Co., New Mexico, USAi
Regional Level Types
Homestake MineMine
McKinley Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 20' 31'' North , 107° 45' 29'' West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~0km
Locality type:


Homestake owned mines in Section 13, 23, 25

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range
Colorado Plateau, USAPlateau

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Epsomite
Formula: MgSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Bridget E. McCollam (2002) ZIPPEITES: CHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION AND POWDER X-RAY DIFFRACTION STUDIES OF SYNTHETIC AND NATURAL SAMPLES MS Thesis, Notre Dame University
Natrozippeite
Formula: Na5(UO2)8(SO4)4O5(OH)3 · 12H2O
Reference: Bridget E. McCollam (2002) ZIPPEITES: CHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION AND POWDER X-RAY DIFFRACTION STUDIES OF SYNTHETIC AND NATURAL SAMPLES MS Thesis, Notre Dame University
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Bridget E. McCollam (2002) ZIPPEITES: CHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION AND POWDER X-RAY DIFFRACTION STUDIES OF SYNTHETIC AND NATURAL SAMPLES MS Thesis, Notre Dame University
Selenium
Formula: Se
Habit: Tiny prisms
Colour: black, red in transmitted light
Fluorescence: none
Reference: RWMW Collection
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Bridget E. McCollam (2002) ZIPPEITES: CHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION AND POWDER X-RAY DIFFRACTION STUDIES OF SYNTHETIC AND NATURAL SAMPLES MS Thesis, Notre Dame University
Zippeite
Formula: K3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH) · 3H2O
Reference: Bridget E. McCollam (2002) ZIPPEITES: CHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION AND POWDER X-RAY DIFFRACTION STUDIES OF SYNTHETIC AND NATURAL SAMPLES MS Thesis, Notre Dame University

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Selenium1.CC.10Se
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Epsomite7.CB.40MgSO4 · 7H2O
Natrozippeite7.EC.05Na5(UO2)8(SO4)4O5(OH)3 · 12H2O
Zippeite7.EC.05K3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH) · 3H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Selenium1.3.4.1Se
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Epsomite29.6.11.1MgSO4 · 7H2O
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Natrozippeite31.10.4.2Na5(UO2)8(SO4)4O5(OH)3 · 12H2O
Zippeite31.10.4.1K3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH) · 3H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H NatrozippeiteNa5(UO2)8(SO4)4O5(OH)3 · 12H2O
H ZippeiteK3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH) · 3H2O
H EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
OOxygen
O UraniniteUO2
O NatrozippeiteNa5(UO2)8(SO4)4O5(OH)3 · 12H2O
O ZippeiteK3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH) · 3H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
NaSodium
Na NatrozippeiteNa5(UO2)8(SO4)4O5(OH)3 · 12H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S NatrozippeiteNa5(UO2)8(SO4)4O5(OH)3 · 12H2O
S ZippeiteK3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH) · 3H2O
S EpsomiteMgSO4 · 7H2O
KPotassium
K ZippeiteK3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH) · 3H2O
SeSelenium
Se SeleniumSe
UUranium
U UraniniteUO2
U NatrozippeiteNa5(UO2)8(SO4)4O5(OH)3 · 12H2O
U ZippeiteK3(UO2)4(SO4)2O3(OH) · 3H2O

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