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Rucks pit, Fort Drum, Okeechobee Co., Florida, USAi
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Rucks pitPit
Fort DrumTown
Okeechobee Co.County

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Rucks pit, Fort Drum, Okeechobee Co., Florida, USA
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Rucks pit, Fort Drum, Okeechobee Co., Florida, USA
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
27° 38' 0'' North , 80° 51' 59'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Nearest Settlements:
Yeehaw Junction240 (2011)8.3km
Fellsmere5,514 (2017)30.0km
West Vero Corridor7,138 (2011)37.5km
Cypress Quarters1,215 (2011)42.7km
Roseland1,472 (2011)43.1km

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: CaCO3
Habit: scalenohedral
Colour: pale yellow-white to honey-brown
Fluorescence: creamy yellow-white
Description: Crystals grow in the interior of Mercenaria permagna (Pliocene/Pleistocene)
Reference: Min Rec 36:3 pp 289-290

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification


List of minerals for each chemical element

C CalciteCaCO3
O CalciteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3


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Mineralogical Record (2005): 36(3): 289-290.

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