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Klondyke Mining District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USAi
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Klondyke Mining DistrictMining District
Esmeralda Co.County
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Latitude & Longitude:
37° North , 117° West (est.)
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Margin of Error:
~100km
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20 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: NBMG Bull 78 Geology and Mineral Deposits of Esmeralda County, Nevada
Chalcocite ?
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
'Copper Stain'
Reference: Peggy L. Smith, J.V. Tingley (1983) NBMG OFR 83-12
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: NBMG Bull 78 Geology and Mineral Deposits of Esmeralda County, Nevada
Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: NBMG Bull 78 Geology and Mineral Deposits of Esmeralda County, Nevada
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: NBMG Bull 78 Geology and Mineral Deposits of Esmeralda County, Nevada
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: NBMG Bull 78 Geology and Mineral Deposits of Esmeralda County, Nevada
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: NBMG Bull 78 Geology and Mineral Deposits of Esmeralda County, Nevada
'Stetefeldtite'
Formula: Ag2Sb2(O,OH)7
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Stromeyerite
Formula: AgCuS
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Turquoise
Formula: Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Reference: NBMG Rept 17 Turquoise Deposits of Nevada (1968); U.S. Geological Survey (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Wad'
Reference: Peggy L. Smith, J.V. Tingley (1983) NBMG OFR 83-12
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Peggy L. Smith, J.V. Tingley (1983) NBMG OFR 83-12

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite ?2.BA.05Cu2S
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Galena2.CD.10PbS
var: Argentiferous Galena2.CD.10PbS
Stromeyerite2.BA.40AgCuS
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
'Stetefeldtite'4.DH.20Ag2Sb2(O,OH)7
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Turquoise8.DD.15Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Copper Stain'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite ?2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Stromeyerite2.4.6.1AgCuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)7(XO4)4Zq·xH2O
Turquoise42.9.3.1Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Stetefeldtite'44.1.1.5Ag2Sb2(O,OH)7
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Copper Stain'-
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
-PbS
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H StetefeldtiteAg2Sb2(O,OH)7
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O CerussitePbCO3
O HematiteFe2O3
O TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O AnglesitePbSO4
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O StetefeldtiteAg2Sb2(O,OH)7
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AlAluminium
Al TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
PPhosphorus
P TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
SSulfur
S SulphurS8
S Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
S AnglesitePbSO4
S DigeniteCu9S5
S CovelliteCuS
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S StromeyeriteAgCuS
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcociteCu2S
ClChlorine
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CuCopper
Cu TurquoiseCu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8 · 4H2O
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Cu StromeyeriteAgCuS
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag StetefeldtiteAg2Sb2(O,OH)7
Ag StromeyeriteAgCuS
SbAntimony
Sb StetefeldtiteAg2Sb2(O,OH)7
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb GalenaPbS

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