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West Apache deposit (Bear Spring Mountain deposit), The Pyramids, Apache Iron deposit, Apache Iron Mining District, Navajo Co., Arizona, USAi
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West Apache deposit (Bear Spring Mountain deposit)Deposit
The PyramidsPeak
Apache Iron depositDeposit
Apache Iron Mining District- not defined -
Navajo Co.County
ArizonaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
34° North , 110° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:


An Fe deposit. This locality is no longer listed in the USGS MRDS database as a separate file; however, file #10161818 lists it as an alternate name for the greater Apache Iron deposit.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Fort Apache Indian Reservation, Arizona, USAReservation

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2 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Moore, Richard T. (1968), AZ Bur. of Mines Bull. 177: 29.
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Moore, Richard T. (1968), AZ Bur. of Mines Bull. 177: 29.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Moore, Richard T. (1968), AZ Bur. of Mines Bull. 177: 29.
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Moore, Richard T. (1968), AZ Bur. of Mines Bull. 177: 29.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Hematite
var: Specularite
-Fe2O3
Quartz
var: Jasper
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O HematiteFe2O3
O Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3

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Moore, R.T. (1968), Mineral Deposits of the Fort Apache Indian Reservation, Arizona, University of Arizona – Arizona Bureau of Mines Bull. 177: 29.


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