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Magmont Mine, Bixby, Viburnum Trend District, Iron Co., Missouri, USAi
Regional Level Types
Magmont MineMine
Bixby- not defined -
Viburnum Trend DistrictMining District
Iron Co.County
MissouriState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° 38' 22'' North , 91° 7' 20'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Viburnum662 (2017)8.5km
Bunker400 (2017)21.8km
Centerville188 (2017)26.9km
Caledonia130 (2017)33.7km
Salem4,992 (2017)36.4km


A Zn mine originally owned by Cominco Ltd. & Dresser Industries, Inc. & operated by Cominco American Resources, Inc.

The mine and mill opened in 1968 and closed in 1994 (per U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service).

The mine is now part of Buick Mine, which is owned and operated by The Doe Run Company.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


25 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey,2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S Geological Survey,Reston, Virginia
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Econ Geol (1984) 79:1930-1935
Carrollite
Formula: Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998; Econ.Geol.: 83; 355-376; Econ Geol (1984) 79:1930-1935
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998; Econ.Geol.: 83; 355-376
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998; Econ.Geol.: 83; 355-376; Econ Geol (1984) 79:1930-1935
Enargite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998
Galena
Formula: PbS
Habit: spinel twins
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 355-376; Econ Geol (1984) 79:1930-1935; Econ Geol. (1995) 90:1875-1910; Hagni, R. (2018). Platy Galena from the Viburnum Trend, Southeast Missouri: Character, Mine Distribution, Paragenetic Position, Trace Element Content, Nature of Twinning, and Conditions of Formation. Minerals, 8(3), 93.
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey,2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S Geological Survey,Reston, Virginia
Linnaeite
Formula: Co2+Co3+2S4
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey,2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S Geological Survey,Reston, Virginia
Luzonite
Formula: Cu3AsS4
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Lapis 17(1), 15-23 (1992)
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 355-376; Econ Geol (1984) 79:1930-1935
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998
Nitratine
Formula: NaNO3
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey,2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S Geological Survey,Reston, Virginia
Polydymite
Formula: Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 355-376
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Lapis 17(1), 15-23 (1992)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 355-376; Econ Geol (1984) 79:1930-1935
Siegenite
Formula: CoNi2S4
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998; Econ.Geol.: 83; 355-376
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 355-376; Econ Geol (1992) 87:1897-1905
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998
Vaesite
Formula: NiS2
Reference: Rocks & Min. Mar. 1998

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Carrollite2.DA.05Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Enargite2.KA.05Cu3AsS4
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Linnaeite2.DA.05Co2+Co3+2S4
Luzonite2.KA.10Cu3AsS4
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Polydymite2.DA.05Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Siegenite2.DA.05CoNi2S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Vaesite2.EB.05aNiS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Nitratine5.NA.05NaNO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Carrollite2.10.1.2Cu(Co,Ni)2S4
Linnaeite2.10.1.1Co2+Co3+2S4
Polydymite2.10.1.7Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Siegenite2.10.1.6CoNi2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Vaesite2.12.1.2NiS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Enargite3.2.1.1Cu3AsS4
Luzonite3.2.2.1Cu3AsS4
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 18 - NORMAL NITRATES
AXO3·xH2O, where x can equal zero
Nitratine18.1.1.1NaNO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
NNitrogen
N NitratineNaNO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O NitratineNaNO3
NaSodium
Na NitratineNaNO3
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S CarrolliteCu(Co,Ni)2S4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S EnargiteCu3AsS4
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S LuzoniteCu3AsS4
S MilleriteNiS
S PolydymiteNi2+Ni23+S4
S SiegeniteCoNi2S4
S TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
S VaesiteNiS2
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S LinnaeiteCo2+Co23+S4
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
CoCobalt
Co CarrolliteCu(Co,Ni)2S4
Co SiegeniteCoNi2S4
Co LinnaeiteCo2+Co23+S4
NiNickel
Ni CarrolliteCu(Co,Ni)2S4
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
Ni MilleriteNiS
Ni PolydymiteNi2+Ni23+S4
Ni SiegeniteCoNi2S4
Ni VaesiteNiS2
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu CarrolliteCu(Co,Ni)2S4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu EnargiteCu3AsS4
Cu LuzoniteCu3AsS4
Cu TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As EnargiteCu3AsS4
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As LuzoniteCu3AsS4
As TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Economic Geology (1984): 79: 1930-1935.
Economic Geology (1988): 83, 355-376.
U.S. Bureau of Mines, Minerals Yearbook (1988)- Zinc: 3.
Rocks & Minerals (1989): 64: 20, 23, 25.
Lapis (1992): 17(1): 15-23.
Economic Geology (1995): 90: 1875-1910.
Rocks & Minerals (1998), 73: (March).

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