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Wymore, Gage Co., Nebraska, USAi
Regional Level Types
Wymore- not defined -
Gage Co.County
NebraskaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 7' 20'' North , 96° 39' 45'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Wymore1,414 (2017)0.0km
Blue Springs322 (2017)1.9km
Barneston114 (2017)11.0km
Odell303 (2017)14.4km
Beatrice12,388 (2017)17.7km


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North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Fluorescence: Bright yellow to yellow green
Description: Phosphorescent
Reference: The Minerals and Gemstones of Nebraska CSD U Neb EC 2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: The Minerals and Gemstones of Nebraska CSD U Neb EC 2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 18:323.
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: Rogers Austin F (1902) Mineralogical Notes No 3. 2 Axial ratio of celestite from Wymore Nebraska Sch Mines Q New York NY 23:133-139
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: The Minerals and Gemstones of Nebraska CSD U Neb EC 2
'Petrified Wood'
Reference: The Minerals and Gemstones of Nebraska CSD U Neb EC 2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: The Minerals and Gemstones of Nebraska CSD U Neb EC 2
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: The Minerals and Gemstones of Nebraska CSD U Neb EC 2
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: The Minerals and Gemstones of Nebraska CSD U Neb EC 2
Quartz var: Lake Superior Agate
Formula: SiO2
Reference: The Minerals and Gemstones of Nebraska CSD U Neb EC 2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Lake Superior Agate4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Petrified Wood'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Petrified Wood'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Lake Superior Agate-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O CelestineSrSO4
O AragoniteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Lake Superior Agate)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Lake Superior Agate)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
SSulfur
S CelestineSrSO4
S BaryteBaSO4
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187973
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Permian
251.902 - 298.9 Ma



ID: 2941410
Chase Group

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 298.9 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Chase Group

Description: Limestone and shale. Limestone is light gray to dark gray, yellowish gray to pale yellowish brown. Two limestones in the upper part are thin bedded to medium bedded, argillaceous, cherty and fossiliferous; two limestones in the lower part are medium to massive bedded, very cherty, and fossiliferous. Shale is gray, green, red, redish brown, calcareous, arenaceous, fossiliferous; locally fissile. Approx. max thickness 300 ft.

Comments: Upper part of Big Blue Series - Includes in decending order: Nolans Limestone, Odell Shale, Winfield Limestone, Gage Shale, Towanda Limestone, Holmesville Shale, Barneston Limestone, Blue Springs Shale, Kinney Limestone, Wymore Shale, and Wreford Limestone. Original map source: Conservation and Survey Division, University of Nebraska-Lincoln (CSD), 1996, bedrock.e00: Nebraska Geological Survey, Conservation and Survey Division, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, scale 1:1,000,000.

Lithology: Major:{limestone,shale}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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