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Black Cap Mountain, North Conway, Conway, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USAi
Regional Level Types
Black Cap MountainMountain
North Conway- not defined -
Conway- not defined -
Carroll Co.County
New HampshireState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
44° 3' 21'' North , 71° 4' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
North Conway2,349 (2017)4.9km
Fryeburg1,631 (2017)8.1km
Conway1,823 (2017)9.5km
Chatham277 (2017)12.9km
Stow299 (2017)13.3km


A mountain summit.

Pockets up to 2x6 meters.

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Columbite-(Fe)
Formula: Fe2+Nb2O6
Reference: Camp, Kristen F. (2011), "Mineralogy and Geochemistry of Anorogenic Granitic Miarolitic Pegmatites Associated with the White Mountain Intrusive Suite, New Hampshire." University of New Orleans Theses and Dissertations. Paper 1363.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Herndon, Jonathan (1993). Black Cap Revisited. Mineral News 10(2):4-5.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Herndon, Jonathan (1993). Black Cap Revisited. Mineral News 10(2):4-5.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: P Cristofono collection
Microcline var: Amazonite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: P Cristofono collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: P Cristofono collection; Rocks and Minerals, (1990) 65:286-296
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: White, John S. and Cook, Robert B. (1990). Amethyst Occurences of the Eastern United States. Mineralogical Record 21:203-213.; Rocks and Minerals, (1990) 65:286-296
Quartz var: Milky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks and Minerals, (1990) 65:286-296
Quartz var: Sceptre Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks and Minerals, (1990) 65:286-296
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: P Cristofono collection; Rocks and Minerals, (1990) 65:286-296
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Description: This is not a peer-reviewed reference. The identification may or may not be valid.
Reference: Nashua Min. Soc. Display Cat., 1995
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Camp, Kristen F. (2011), "Mineralogy and Geochemistry of Anorogenic Granitic Miarolitic Pegmatites Associated with the White Mountain Intrusive Suite, New Hampshire." University of New Orleans Theses and Dissertations. Paper 1363.

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Columbite-(Fe)4.DB.35Fe2+Nb2O6
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Milky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Sceptre Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
var: Amazonite9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Thorite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB2O6
Columbite-(Fe)8.3.2.2Fe2+Nb2O6
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Thorite51.5.2.3Th(SiO4)
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Amazonite-K(AlSi3O8)
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
var: Milky Quartz-SiO2
var: Sceptre Quartz-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O ThoriteTh(SiO4)
O Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Sceptre Quartz)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Milky Quartz)SiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si ThoriteTh(SiO4)
Si Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Sceptre Quartz)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Milky Quartz)SiO2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
KPotassium
K Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Columbite-(Fe)Fe2+Nb2O6
ThThorium
Th ThoriteTh(SiO4)

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
White, John S. and Cook, Robert B. (1990). Amethyst Occurrences of the Eastern United States. Mineralogical Record 21:203-213.
Rocks and Minerals, (1990). 65:286-296
Herndon, Jonathan (1993). Black Cap Revisited. Mineral News 10(2):4-5.
Nashua Mineralogical Society Display Catalog (1995).
Camp, Kristen F. (2011), "Mineralogy and Geochemistry of Anorogenic Granitic Miarolitic Pegmatites Associated with the White Mountain Intrusive Suite, New Hampshire." University of New Orleans Theses and Dissertations. Paper 1363.

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