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ELP Construction Services Ltd. quarry, Whitecourt, Alberta, Canadai
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ELP Construction Services Ltd. quarryQuarry
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
54° North , 115° West (est.)
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Margin of Error:
~5km
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Mineral List


17 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Diamond
Formula: C
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Lead
Formula: Pb
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
'Monazite'
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Diamond1.CB.10aC
Gold1.AA.05Au
Lead1.AA.05Pb
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Monazite'-

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
Lead1.1.1.4Pb
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Semi-metals and non-metals
Diamond1.3.6.1C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Monazite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C DiamondC
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O HematiteFe2O3
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O CerussitePbCO3
O RutileTiO2
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O BaryteBaSO4
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PtPlatinum
Pt PlatinumPt
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb LeadPb

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Alberta Geological Survey, Mudaliar, G. G., Richards, J. P., & Eccles, D. R. (2007). Gold, platinum and diamond placer deposits in alluvial gravels, Whitecourt, Alberta. Albera Energy and Utilities Board.


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