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Moon Anchor Mine, Cripple Creek District, Teller Co., Colorado, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 38° North , 105° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~3km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


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Rocky Mountains, North America

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Min Rec 36:2 pp143-185
Coloradoite
Formula: HgTe
Reference: Min Rec 36:2 pp143-185
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Mallardite
Formula: MnSO4 · 7H2O
Reference: Min Rec 36:2 pp143-185
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Reference: Min Rec 36:2 pp143-185
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Min Rec 36:2 pp143-185
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Sylvanite
Formula: (Au,Ag)2Te4
Reference: Min Rec 36:2 pp143-185
Wavellite
Formula: Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Reference: Min Rec 36:2 pp143-185

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Mercury'1.AD.05Hg
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Cinnabar'2.CD.15aHgS
'Coloradoite'2.CB.05aHgTe
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
'Sylvanite'2.EA.05(Au,Ag)2Te4
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Rhodochrosite'5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Mallardite'7.CB.35MnSO4 · 7H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Wavellite'8.DC.50Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Mercury1.1.7.1Hg
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Coloradoite2.8.2.5HgTe
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sylvanite2.12.13.3(Au,Ag)2Te4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Mallardite29.6.10.5MnSO4 · 7H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Wavellite42.10.2.1Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MallarditeMnSO4 · 7H2O
H WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O MallarditeMnSO4 · 7H2O
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
AlAluminium
Al WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
PPhosphorus
P WavelliteAl3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
SSulfur
S CinnabarHgS
S GalenaPbS
S MallarditeMnSO4 · 7H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
MnManganese
Mn MallarditeMnSO4 · 7H2O
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AgSilver
Ag Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
TeTellurium
Te ColoradoiteHgTe
Te Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
AuGold
Au Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
Hg ColoradoiteHgTe
Hg MercuryHg
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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