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Roosevelt Co., New Mexico, USAi
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Roosevelt Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Portales11,995 (2017)
Elida186 (2017)
Dora125 (2017)
Floyd114 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
Comté de Roosevelt, Nouveau-Mexique, États-Unis
German:
Roosevelt County, New Mexico, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
Contea di Roosevelt, Nuovo Messico, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Рузвельт, Нью-Мексико, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
羅斯福縣, 新墨西哥州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Roosevelt, Nuevo México, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Roosevelt County, New Mexico, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة روزفلت, نيومكسيكو, الولايات المتحدة
Armenian:
Ռուզվելտ շրջան, Նյու Մեքսիկո, Ամերիկայի Միացյալ Նահանգներ
Basque:
Roosevelt konderria, Mexiko Berria
Bavarian:
Roosevelt County, New Mexico, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
রোজভেল্ট কাউন্টি, নিউ মেক্সিকো, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Рузвелт, Ню Мексико, Съединени американски щати
Cebuano:
Roosevelt County, New Mexico
Croatian:
Roosevelt, Novi Meksiko, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Dutch:
Roosevelt County, New Mexico, Verenigde Staten
Estonian:
Roosevelti maakond, New Mexico, Ameerika Ühendriigid
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان روزولت، نیومکزیکو, نیومکزیکو, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Hungarian:
Roosevelt megye, Új-Mexikó, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Japanese:
ルーズベルト郡, ニューメキシコ州, アメリカ合衆国
Low Saxon/Low German:
Roosevelt County, Nee-Mexiko, USA
Min Dong Chinese:
Roosevelt Gông, New Mexico
Norwegian:
Roosevelt County, New Mexico, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Roosevelt, Nowy Meksyk, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Roosevelt, Novo México, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul Roosevelt, New Mexico, Statele Unite ale Americii
Serbian:
Округ Рузвелт, Нови Мексико, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Roosevelt County, Novi Meksiko, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Slovenian:
Okrožje Roosevelt, Nova Mehika, Združene države Amerike
Swedish:
Roosevelt County, New Mexico, USA
Turkish:
Roosevelt County, New Mexico, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Рузвельт, Нью-Мексико, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
روزویلٹ کاؤنٹی، نیو میکسیکو, نیو میکسیکو, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Roosevelt, New Mexico, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Roosevelt, Nuevo México, Estados Unidos
Western Punjabi:
روزولٹ کاؤنٹی, نیو میکسیکو, امریکہ


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Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta Volume 40, Issue 12, December 1976, Pages 1429-1430, IN1-IN2, 1431-1437
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta Volume 40, Issue 12, December 1976, Pages 1429-1430, IN1-IN2, 1431-1437
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Augite var: Fassaite
Formula: (Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Reference: Noonan, A. F. (1975) The Clovis /no. 1/, New Mexico, meteorite and Ca, AL and Ti-rich inclusions in ordinary chondrites: Meteoritics 10(1): 51-59. (Mar 1975).; Grady, M.M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
Chlorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'
Reference: Wlotzka, F. (2005) Cr spinel and chromite as petrogenetic indicators in ordinary chondrites: Equilibration temperatures of petrologic types 3.7 to 6. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 40 (11): 1673-1702. (Nov 1905).
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Clinoenstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Description: Fe-poor pyroxene grains within chondrules reach levels as low as Fs2.
Reference: Noonan, A.F. (1975) The Clovis (no.1), New Mexico meteorite and Ca, Al, and Ti-rich inclusions in ordinary chondrites. Meteoritics 10 (1): 51-59. (March 1975).
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Description: Clinopyroxene is mostly Ca-poor 'clinobronzite', but both 'clinoenstatite' sensu strictu and diopside are present.
Reference: Noonan, A.F. (1975) The Clovis (no.1), New Mexico meteorite and Ca, Al, and Ti-rich inclusions in ordinary chondrites. Meteoritics 10 (1): 51-59. (March 1975).; Grady, M.M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Rubin, A.E., Ulff-Møller, F., W., J.T. & C, W.D. (2001) Article: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 65(2): 323-342. (Jan 2001).
Diamond
Formula: C
Reference: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, vol. 40, Dec. 1976, p. 1429-1437.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
'Glass'
Graphite
Formula: C
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Brearley, A.J. & Jones, R.H. (1998) Chondritic Meteorites. In: Planetary Materials (Papike, JJ - Ed.), Chapter 3: 1-398: Mineralogical Society of America, Washington, DC, USA. ; Grady, M.M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.; Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Iron
Formula: Fe
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Isocubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, vol. 40, Dec. 1976, p. 1429-1437.
Lonsdaleite
Formula: C
Reference: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, vol. 40, Dec. 1976, p. 1429-1437.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Description: Secondary product of Fe-Ni metal weathering.
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam; London: New York. 245 pages.
Merrillite
Formula: Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Reference: Rubin, A.E., Ulff-Møller, F., W., J.T. & C, W.D. (2001) Article: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 65(2): 323-342. (Jan 2001).; Ruzicka, A., Killgore, M., Mittlefehldt, D. W. & Fries, M. D. (2005) Portales Valley: Petrology of a metallic-melt meteorite breccia. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 40 (2): 261-295. (Feb 2005).
'Nickel-iron'
Description: While kamacite appears to be the dominant form of metal, minute grains of another Ni-rich phase (Ni>27%) are found in the carbonaceous matrix
Reference: John L. Berkley, H. G. Brown, Klaus Keil, N. L. Carter, J.-C C. Mercier & Gary Huss (1976). The Kenna ureilite: An ultramafic rock with evidence for igneous, metamorphic and shock origin. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 40: 1429-1437.
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, vol. 40, Dec. 1976, p. 1429-1437.
'Plessite'
Reference: Rubin, A.E., Ulff-Møller, F., W., J.T. & C, W.D. (2001) Article: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 65(2): 323-342. (Jan 2001).; Ruzicka, A., Killgore, M., Mittlefehldt, D. W. & Fries, M. D. (2005) Portales Valley: Petrology of a metallic-melt meteorite breccia. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 40 (2): 261-295. (Feb 2005).
'Pyroxene Group'
Ringwoodite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2SiO4
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Description: Spinel - Both Fe-rich and Cr-rich spinels are noted in addition to chromite, sensu strictu.
Reference: Noonan, A. F. (1975) The Clovis /no. 1/, New Mexico, meteorite and Ca, AL and Ti-rich inclusions in ordinary chondrites: Meteoritics 10(1): 51-59. (Mar 1975).; Brearley, A.J. & Jones, R.H. (1998) Chondritic Meteorites. In: Planetary Materials (Papike, JJ - Ed.), Chapter 3: 1-398: Mineralogical Society of America, Washington, DC, USA. ; Wlotzka, F. (2005) Cr spinel and chromite as petrogenetic indictors in ordinary chondrites: Equilibrium temperatures of petrologic type 3.7 to 6. Meteoritics & Planetary Science 40 (11): 1673-1702. (Nov 2005).; Grady, M.M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Tetrataenite
Formula: FeNi
Description: Along some kamacite-taenite boundaries in silicate clasts and metallic veins.
Reference: Lunar and Planetary Science XXX; Rubin, A.E., Ulff-Møller, F., W., J.T. & C, W.D. (2001) Article: Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta 65(2): 323-342. (Jan 2001).
Tridymite
Formula: SiO2
Description: Tridymite dendrites observed in bladed pyroxene chondrule.
Reference: Noonan, A. F. (1975) The Clovis /no. 1/, New Mexico, meteorite and Ca, AL and Ti-rich inclusions in ordinary chondrites: Meteoritics 10(1): 51-59. (Mar 1975).; Grady, M.M., Pratesi, G. & Moggi-Cecchi, V. (2015) Atlas of Meteorites. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, United Kingdom. 373 pages.
Troilite
Formula: FeS

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Diamond1.CB.10aC
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
Lonsdaleite1.CB.10bC
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Tetrataenite1.AE.10FeNi
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Isocubanite2.CB.55bCuFe2S3
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Tridymite4.DA.10SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Chlorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Merrillite8.AC.45Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Andesine9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
var: Fassaite9.DA.15(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Clinoenstatite9.DA.10MgSiO3
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Pigeonite9.DA.10(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ringwoodite9.AC.15(Mg,Fe2+)2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Glass'-
'K Feldspar'-
'Nickel-iron'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Plessite'-
'Pyroxene Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Tetrataenite1.1.11.3FeNi
Semi-metals and non-metals
Diamond1.3.6.1C
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Lonsdaleite1.3.6.3C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Isocubanite2.9.13.3CuFe2S3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)3(XO4)2
Merrillite38.3.4.4Ca9NaMg(PO4)7
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Chlorapatite41.8.1.2Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Ringwoodite51.3.3.1(Mg,Fe2+)2SiO4
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
Clinoenstatite65.1.1.1MgSiO3
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Pigeonite65.1.1.4(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Tridymite75.1.2.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Andesine-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
Augite
var: Fassaite
-(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Glass'-
Iron-Fe
'K Feldspar'-
'Nickel-iron'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Plessite'-
'Pyroxene Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C GraphiteC
C LonsdaleiteC
C DiamondC
OOxygen
O Ringwoodite(Mg,Fe2+)2SiO4
O Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O ClinoenstatiteMgSiO3
O ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
O Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O TridymiteSiO2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
NaSodium
Na Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
MgMagnesium
Mg Ringwoodite(Mg,Fe2+)2SiO4
Mg Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg ClinoenstatiteMgSiO3
Mg Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
AlAluminium
Al Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si Ringwoodite(Mg,Fe2+)2SiO4
Si Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si ClinoenstatiteMgSiO3
Si Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Si TridymiteSiO2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
PPhosphorus
P ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
P MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
SSulfur
S TroiliteFeS
S IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
Ca Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Ca MerrilliteCa9NaMg(PO4)7
TiTitanium
Ti Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Fe TetrataeniteFeNi
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
Fe Ringwoodite(Mg,Fe2+)2SiO4
Fe Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe IronFe
Fe TroiliteFeS
Fe Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
NiNickel
Ni Iron (var: Kamacite)(Fe,Ni)
Ni TetrataeniteFeNi
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
CuCopper
Cu IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
Cu CopperCu

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GeoNames ID:5488372

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