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Butte Reduction Works (Lower Area One), Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Butte-Silver Bow (Butte; Silver Bow Co.), Montana, USAi
Regional Level Types
Butte Reduction Works (Lower Area One)Slag Locality
Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District)Mining District
Butte-Silver Bow (Butte; Silver Bow Co.)City
MontanaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
45° 59' 51'' North , 112° 32' 36'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Butte34,190 (2011)1.0km
Walkerville700 (2017)4.1km
Butte-Silver Bow (Balance)33,525 (2013)13.8km
Warm Springs3,000 (2013)27.6km
Anaconda9,417 (2011)34.0km


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
'Glass'
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
Kirschsteinite
Formula: CaFe2+SiO4
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
Petedunnite
Formula: Ca(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
'Pyroxene Group'
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."
Wüstite
Formula: FeO
Reference: Kaplan, Jenna(2016) "Mineralogy and environmental geochemistry of slag in Lower Area One, Butte, Montana."

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Wüstite4.AB.25FeO
Group 9 - Silicates
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Kirschsteinite9.AC.05CaFe2+SiO4
Petedunnite9.DA.15Ca(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Glass'-
'Pyroxene Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Wüstite4.2.1.6FeO
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Kirschsteinite51.3.2.2CaFe2+SiO4
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Petedunnite65.1.3a.5Ca(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Glass'-
'Pyroxene Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O KirschsteiniteCaFe2+SiO4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O WüstiteFeO
MgMagnesium
Mg PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si KirschsteiniteCaFe2+SiO4
Si PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
SSulfur
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca KirschsteiniteCaFe2+SiO4
Ca PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
MnManganese
Mn PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe KirschsteiniteCaFe2+SiO4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Fe WüstiteFeO
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
ZnZinc
Zn PetedunniteCa(Zn,Mn2+,Mg,Fe2+)Si2O6
Zn SphaleriteZnS

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