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Ella Mine, Butte, Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District), Silver Bow Co., Montana, USAi
Regional Level Types
Ella MineMine
Butte- not defined -
Butte Mining District (Summit Valley Mining District)Mining District
Silver Bow Co.County
MontanaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 0' North , 112° 30' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Butte34,190 (2011)2.7km
Walkerville700 (2017)4.7km
Butte-Silver Bow (Balance)33,525 (2013)16.3km
Warm Springs3,000 (2013)29.8km
Whitehall1,094 (2017)34.3km


Ref: Geology and Ore Deposits of the Butte District, Montana; W. Weed 1912

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Reference: Geology and Ore Deposits of Butte District, Montana, W. Weed; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
MnManganese
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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