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Idaho City, Idaho City Mining District, Boise Co., Idaho, USAi
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43° 49' 40'' North , 115° 49' 50'' West
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Placer deposits

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North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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8 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Reference: R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
'Fergusonite'
Reference: R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Fergusonite-(Y)
Formula: YNbO4
Reference: Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
'Monazite'
Reference: R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Dake, 1956. NW Gem Trails, 2nd ed.
Opal var: Fire Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Dake, 1956. NW Gem Trails, 2nd ed.
Samarskite-(Y)
Formula: YFe3+Nb2O8
Reference: R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: R&M 70:4 pp 242-263

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Fire Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Samarskite-(Y)4.DB.25YFe3+Nb2O8
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Fergusonite-(Y)7.GA.05YNbO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Fergusonite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Monazite'-

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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Fergusonite-(Y)8.1.1.1YNbO4
Samarskite-(Y)8.1.11.1YFe3+Nb2O8
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Fergusonite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Monazite'-
Opal
var: Fire Opal
-SiO2 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Opal (var: Fire Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
OOxygen
O Opal (var: Fire Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Fergusonite-(Y)YNbO4
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si Opal (var: Fire Opal)SiO2 · nH2O
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
SSulfur
S CinnabarHgS
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
YYttrium
Y Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
Y Fergusonite-(Y)YNbO4
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
NbNiobium
Nb Samarskite-(Y)YFe3+Nb2O8
Nb Fergusonite-(Y)YNbO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS

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