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Lost Steers Mine, Pilot Mountains District, Pilot Mts, Mineral Co., Nevada, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 38° 23' 26'' North , 118° 6' 30'' West (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate


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Lost Steers Mine, Pilot Mountains District, Mineral Co., Nevada, USA

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: NBMG Bull 58 Geology and Mineral Resources of Mineral County, Nevada; U.S.G.S. Bulletin 973E
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: NBMG Bull 58 Geology and Mineral Resources of Mineral County, Nevada; USGS Bull 620D; U.S.G.S. Bulletin 973E
Calomel
Formula: (Hg2)2+Cl2
Reference: U.S.G.S. Bulletin 973E
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: NBMG Bull 58 Geology and Mineral Resources of Mineral County, Nevada; USGS Bull 620D; U.S.G.S. Bulletin 973E
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: NBMG Bull 58 Geology and Mineral Resources of Mineral County, Nevada; U.S.G.S. Bulletin 973E
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Reference: NBMG Bull 58 Geology and Mineral Resources of Mineral County, Nevada; U.S.G.S. Bulletin 973E
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: NBMG Bull 58 Geology and Mineral Resources of Mineral County, Nevada; USGS Bull 620D; U.S.G.S. Bulletin 973E
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: U.S.G.S. Bulletin 973E
Valentinite
Formula: Sb2O3
Reference: NBMG Bull 58 Geology and Mineral Resources of Mineral County, Nevada; U.S.G.S. Bulletin 973E

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Sulphur'1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Cinnabar'2.CD.15aHgS
'Stibnite'2.DB.05Sb2S3
Group 3 - Halides
'Calomel'3.AA.30(Hg2)2+Cl2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
'Stibiconite'4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
'Valentinite'4.CB.55Sb2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Valentinite4.3.11.1Sb2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Calomel9.1.8.1(Hg2)2+Cl2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Stibiconite'44.1.1.1Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
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

HHydrogen
H StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
O ValentiniteSb2O3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S CinnabarHgS
S StibniteSb2S3
S SulphurS8
ClChlorine
Cl Calomel(Hg2)2+Cl2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
SbAntimony
Sb StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
Sb StibniteSb2S3
Sb ValentiniteSb2O3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
HgMercury
Hg Calomel(Hg2)2+Cl2
Hg CinnabarHgS

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