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Hummer Mine, Jo Dandy Mine (Joe Dandy; Paradox D; Hummer; C; Blackburn; Yellow Bird No. 1; Oversight; Broker), Paradox Valley, Uravan Mining District, Montrose Co., Colorado, USAi
Regional Level Types
Hummer MineMine
Jo Dandy Mine (Joe Dandy; Paradox D; Hummer; C; Blackburn; Yellow Bird No. 1; Oversight; Broker)Mine
Paradox ValleyValley
Uravan Mining DistrictMining District
Montrose Co.County
ColoradoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 13' North , 108° 45' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Naturita528 (2017)15.8km
Nucla702 (2017)18.6km
Redvale236 (2011)29.4km
Norwood562 (2017)41.1km
La Sal395 (2011)44.8km


One of the Jo Dandy group of mines.
Deposit: The hummer mine is interconnected with the oversight and jo mines and is part of a large mineralized zone known As the j deposit. Owner address: union carbide corporation box 1049 grand junction,colorado 81501

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range
Colorado Plateau, USAPlateau
Uravan Mineral Belt, Colorado, USAMineral Belt

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


13 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Fervanite
Formula: Fe3+4V5+4O16 · 5H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Min Rec (1993) 24:311-314
Hewettite
Formula: CaV6O16 · 9H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Hummerite (TL)
Formula: K2Mg2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Type Locality:
Description: Translucent yellow to orange in color, water soluble, and similar in appearance to pascoite, hummerite forms vein fillings with columnar structure parallel to the walls. It also forms a granular crust and efflorescence that coats or cements sandstone in
Reference: Amer.Min.(1951) 36, 326-327, "Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", p. 271 & photo 133, by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997
Metahewettite
Formula: CaV6O16 · 3H2O
Reference: Min Rec (1993) 24:311-314
Metarossite
Formula: Ca(V2O6) · 2H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Navajoite
Formula: Fe3+V5+9O24 · 12H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Okieite (TL)
Formula: Mg3[V10O28]·28H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Adams, P.M., Marty, J. and Hughes, J.M. (2018) Okieite, IMA 2018-080. CNMNC Newsletter No. 46, December 2018, page xxxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 82, xxxx–xxxx.
Rauvite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Simplotite
Formula: CaV4+4O9 · 5H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Tyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: 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 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Carnotite4.HB.05K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Fervanite4.HG.05Fe3+4V5+4O16 · 5H2O
Hewettite4.HE.15CaV6O16 · 9H2O
Hummerite (TL)4.HC.10K2Mg2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Metahewettite4.HE.15CaV6O16 · 3H2O
Metarossite4.HD.10Ca(V2O6) · 2H2O
Navajoite4.HG.30Fe3+V5+9O24 · 12H2O
Rauvite4.HB.40Ca(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Simplotite4.HG.20CaV4+4O9 · 5H2O
Tyuyamunite4.HB.25Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Okieite (TL)-Mg3[V10O28]·28H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
Miscellaneous
Navajoite4.6.2.1Fe3+V5+9O24 · 12H2O
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Carnotite40.2a.28.1K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Tyuyamunite40.2a.26.1Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Group 47 - VANADIUM OXYSALTS
Normal Anhydrous Vanadium Oxysalts
Metarossite47.1.1.2Ca(V2O6) · 2H2O
Anhydrous Vanadium Oxysalts Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Hummerite (TL)47.2.2.1K2Mg2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Hydrated Normal Vanadium Oxysalts
Fervanite47.3.4.1Fe3+4V5+4O16 · 5H2O
Hewettite47.3.1.1CaV6O16 · 9H2O
Metahewettite47.3.1.2CaV6O16 · 3H2O
Vanadium Bronzes
Rauvite47.4.4.1Ca(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Simplotite47.4.8.1CaV4+4O9 · 5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Okieite (TL)-Mg3[V10O28]·28H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HummeriteK2Mg2(V10O28) · 16H2O
H OkieiteMg3[V10O28]·28H2O
H MetahewettiteCaV6O16 · 3H2O
H HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
H RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
H CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H FervaniteFe43+V45+O16 · 5H2O
H NavajoiteFe3+V95+O24 · 12H2O
H MetarossiteCa(V2O6) · 2H2O
H SimplotiteCaV44+O9 · 5H2O
H TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
OOxygen
O HummeriteK2Mg2(V10O28) · 16H2O
O OkieiteMg3[V10O28]·28H2O
O MetahewettiteCaV6O16 · 3H2O
O HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
O RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
O CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O FervaniteFe43+V45+O16 · 5H2O
O NavajoiteFe3+V95+O24 · 12H2O
O MetarossiteCa(V2O6) · 2H2O
O SimplotiteCaV44+O9 · 5H2O
O TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
O UraniniteUO2
MgMagnesium
Mg HummeriteK2Mg2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Mg OkieiteMg3[V10O28]·28H2O
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
KPotassium
K HummeriteK2Mg2(V10O28) · 16H2O
K CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
CaCalcium
Ca MetahewettiteCaV6O16 · 3H2O
Ca HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
Ca RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca MetarossiteCa(V2O6) · 2H2O
Ca SimplotiteCaV44+O9 · 5H2O
Ca TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
VVanadium
V HummeriteK2Mg2(V10O28) · 16H2O
V OkieiteMg3[V10O28]·28H2O
V MetahewettiteCaV6O16 · 3H2O
V HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
V RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
V CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
V FervaniteFe43+V45+O16 · 5H2O
V NavajoiteFe3+V95+O24 · 12H2O
V MetarossiteCa(V2O6) · 2H2O
V SimplotiteCaV44+O9 · 5H2O
V TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
FeIron
Fe FervaniteFe43+V45+O16 · 5H2O
Fe NavajoiteFe3+V95+O24 · 12H2O
UUranium
U RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
U CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
U TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
U UraniniteUO2

References

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Kampf, A.R., Nash, B.P., Adams, P.M., Marty, J. and Hughes, J.M. (2018) Okieite, IMA 2018-080. CNMNC Newsletter No. 46, December 2018, page xxxx; Mineralogical Magazine, 82: xxxx–xxxx.

USGS MRDS Record:10288092
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