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Smithfield, Providence Co., Rhode Island, USAi
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Providence Co.County
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° 55' 19'' North , 71° 33' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Smithfield21,872 (2017)0.0km
North Smithfield11,212 (2017)5.0km
Harmony985 (2017)5.4km
Greenville8,658 (2017)5.6km
Cumberland Hill7,934 (2017)9.0km


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12 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Kieron, Michael W. (2003), personal communication to Mindat.org.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Rothenberg, Robert (2010), personal communication to Mindat.org.
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Mason, A. (1976) The world of Rocks and Minerals. New York, N.Y., Larousse & Co., 108 pages.
Antigorite var: Bowenite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Mason, A. (1976) The world of Rocks and Minerals. New York, N.Y., Larousse & Co., 108 pages.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: Miller, 1972. Minerals of Rhode Island, p.33
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
'Feldspar Group var: Perthite'
Reference: Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Manke, Bryan (2009), personal communication to Mindat.org.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Kieron, Michael W. (2003), personal communication to Mindat.org.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Kieron, Michael W. (2003), personal communication to Mindat.org.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Manke, Bryan (2009), personal communication to Mindat.org.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Museum of Natural History, Roger Williams Park, Providence, R.I. G3760 5998
Riebeckite
Formula: ◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Michael W. Kieron collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Antigorite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
var: Bowenite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Riebeckite9.DE.25◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
Antigorite
var: Bowenite
-Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
'Feldspar Group'-
'var: Perthite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Quartz
var: Amethyst
-SiO2
Riebeckite-◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Antigorite (var: Bowenite)Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
OOxygen
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O QuartzSiO2
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O AnataseTiO2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Antigorite (var: Bowenite)Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg Antigorite (var: Bowenite)Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
AlAluminium
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
SiSilicon
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si Antigorite (var: Bowenite)Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Riebeckite◻[Na2][Fe32+Fe23+]Si8O22(OH)2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2

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