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Hidden Treasure Mine (Sacramento; Chicago), Ophir Hill area, Ophir District, Oquirrh Mts, Tooele Co., Utah, USAi
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Hidden Treasure Mine (Sacramento; Chicago)Mine
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 23' 17'' North , 112° 16' 16'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Stockton642 (2017)10.5km
Rush Valley475 (2017)15.4km
Cedar Fort383 (2017)15.7km
Tooele33,157 (2017)16.0km
Cedar Valley871 (2013)17.2km


A lead-silver-copper-zinc mine.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


59 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite ?
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 20: 213.; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Carl L. Ege (2005) Selected Mining Districts of Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 05-5
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 20: 213.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62; Carl L. Ege (2005) Selected Mining Districts of Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 05-5
Beaverite-(Cu)
Formula: Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Collected by Brent Thorne. EDS verified.; Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
'Calamine'
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Min News 9:10 p1,4 ; Carl L. Ege (2005) Selected Mining Districts of Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 05-5
Caledonite
Formula: Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Twenty-seventh Annual New Mexico Mineral Sympsium (2006) abs.; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Chuck Adan.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Cuprite var: Chalcotrichite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Greenockite
Formula: CdS
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62; Carl L. Ege (2005) Selected Mining Districts of Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 05-5
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Ktenasite
Formula: Zn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Habit: Monoclinic plates.
Colour: Blue green to light green.
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. Confirmed by SEM EDS and XRD.; Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Leadhillite
Formula: Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne. SEM EDS verified.; Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62; Carl L. Ege (2005) Selected Mining Districts of Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 05-5
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Carl L. Ege (2005) Selected Mining Districts of Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 05-5
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62; Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62; Carl L. Ege (2005) Selected Mining Districts of Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 05-5
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Namuwite
Formula: Zn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
Habit: Hexagonal plates usually lying flat on the matrix.
Colour: Light blue green.
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Niedermayrite
Formula: CdCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
Habit: Monoclinic crystals sometimes showing fishtail twinning.
Colour: Blueish green to light blue.
Reference: Twenty-seventh Annual New Mexico Mineral Sympsium (2006) abs.; Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Orthoserpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Plattnerite
Formula: PbO2
Reference: Min News 9:10 p1,4 ; Carl L. Ege (2005) Selected Mining Districts of Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 05-5
Plumbojarosite
Formula: Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
Pyromorphite
Formula: Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Rosasite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62; Carl L. Ege (2005) Selected Mining Districts of Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 05-5
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Schulenbergite
Formula: (Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Serpierite
Formula: Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: Collected by and in the collection of Brent Thorne.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Smithsonite: Think Zinc (2010) Extra Lapis English No. 13; Carl L. Ege (2005) Selected Mining Districts of Utah. Utah Geological Survey Miscellaneous Publication 05-5
Spangolite
Formula: Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62; Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Tyrolite
Formula: Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Reference: Rick Dalrymple Collection
'Wad'
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah; U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Wulfenite
Formula: Pb(MoO4)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:1 pp 52-62

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite ?2.BA.35Ag2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Greenockite2.CB.45CdS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Connellite3.DA.25Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
var: Chalcotrichite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Plattnerite4.DB.05PbO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Leadhillite5.BF.40Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite5.BA.10(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Beaverite-(Cu)7.BC.10Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Caledonite7.BC.50Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Ktenasite7.DD.20Zn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Namuwite7.DD.50Zn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
Niedermayrite7.DD.30CdCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
Orthoserpierite7.DD.30Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Plumbojarosite7.BC.10Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Schulenbergite7.DD.80(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Serpierite7.DD.30Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Spangolite7.DD.15Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Wulfenite7.GA.05Pb(MoO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Conichalcite8.BH.35CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pyromorphite8.BN.05Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Tyrolite8.DM.10Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Calamine'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite ?2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Greenockite2.8.7.2CdS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
AX2
Plattnerite4.4.1.6PbO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Rosasite16a.3.1.2(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 17 - COMPOUND CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Leadhillite17.1.2.1Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Beaverite-(Cu)30.2.5.7Pb(Fe3+2Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Plumbojarosite30.2.5.6Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Connellite31.1.1.1Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Schulenbergite31.1.6.1(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Spangolite31.1.5.1Cu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
(AB)4(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Namuwite31.4.7.1Zn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Ktenasite31.6.3.1Zn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Orthoserpierite31.6.7.1Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Serpierite31.6.2.1Ca(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Anhydrous Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Caledonite32.3.2.1Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Conichalcite41.5.1.2CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pyromorphite41.8.4.1Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Tyrolite42.4.3.1Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Wulfenite48.1.3.1Pb(MoO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Calamine'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Cuprite
var: Chalcotrichite
-Cu2O
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Niedermayrite-CdCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H NiedermayriteCdCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
H NamuwiteZn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
H OrthoserpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
H Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
H LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
H TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
H SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
H ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C AragoniteCaCO3
C LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
C CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
C TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
OOxygen
O NiedermayriteCdCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
O NamuwiteZn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
O CerussitePbCO3
O CupriteCu2O
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O PlattneritePbO2
O OrthoserpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O AnglesitePbSO4
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O QuartzSiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O AragoniteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
O Cuprite (var: Chalcotrichite)Cu2O
O PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
O Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
O LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
O WulfenitePb(MoO4)
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
O TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
O SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
O ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
P PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S NiedermayriteCdCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
S KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
S NamuwiteZn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
S Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
S GalenaPbS
S PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S OrthoserpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S AnglesitePbSO4
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S CovelliteCuS
S Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
S LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
S GreenockiteCdS
S CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
S SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
S ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
S AcanthiteAg2S
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Cl PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Cl SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Cl ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca OrthoserpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Ca SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
FeIron
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
CuCopper
Cu NiedermayriteCdCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu OrthoserpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu Cuprite (var: Chalcotrichite)Cu2O
Cu Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Cu SpangoliteCu6Al(SO4)(OH)12Cl · 3H2O
Cu CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6
Cu TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Cu SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
ZnZinc
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn KtenasiteZn(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 6H2O
Zn NamuwiteZn4(SO4)(OH)6 · 4H2O
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn Rosasite(Cu,Zn)2(CO3)(OH)2
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Schulenbergite(Cu,Zn)7(SO4)2(OH)10 · 3H2O
Zn SerpieriteCa(Cu,Zn)4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 3H2O
AsArsenic
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
As TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo WulfenitePb(MoO4)
AgSilver
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag SilverAg
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
CdCadmium
Cd NiedermayriteCdCu4(SO4)2(OH)6 · 4H2O
Cd GreenockiteCdS
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb Beaverite-(Cu)Pb(Fe23+Cu)(SO4)2(OH)6
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Pb PlattneritePbO2
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb PyromorphitePb5(PO4)3Cl
Pb LeadhillitePb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Pb WulfenitePb(MoO4)
Pb CaledonitePb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Quaternary - Miocene
0 - 23.03 Ma



ID: 3185380
Cenozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Cenozoic (0 - 23.03 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Oligocene - Late Eocene
23.03 - 37.8 Ma



ID: 3002152
Isom Fm, Needles Range Fm, Escalante Desert Fm, Sawtooth Peak Fm, and Tunnel Springs Tuff

Age: Paleogene (23.03 - 37.8 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Isom Formation; Needles Range Formation; Escalante Desert Formation; Sawtooth Peak Formation; Tunnel Springs Tuff

Description: Isom Fm (tuff), Needles Range Fm (ash-flow tuff), Escalante Desert Fm (ash-flow tuff), Sawtooth Peak Fm (ash-flow tuff), and Tunnel Springs Tuff.

Comments: Original map source: Hintze, L.F., Willis, G.C., Laes, D.Y.M., Sprinkel, D.A., and Brown, K.D., 2000, Digital Geologic Map of Utah: Utah Geological Survey, Map 179DM, scale 1:500,000.

Lithology: Major:{felsic volcanic,mafic volcanic}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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