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Costilla Co., Colorado, USAi
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Name in French:Comté de Costilla, Colorado, États-Unis
Name in German:Costilla County, Colorado, Vereinigte Staaten
Name in Italian:Contea di Costilla, Colorado, Stati Uniti d'America
Name in Russian:Костилла, Колорадо, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Name in Simplified Chinese:科斯蒂亞縣, 科羅拉多州, 美国
Name in Spanish:Condado de Costilla, Colorado, Estados Unidos
Name in Albanian:Costilla County, Colorado, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Name in Arabic:مقاطعة كوستيلا, كولورادو, الولايات المتحدة
Name in Armenian:Քոստիլա շրջան, Կոլորադո, Ամերիկայի Միացյալ Նահանգներ
Name in Basque:Costilla konderria, Colorado
Name in Bavarian:Costilla County, Colorado, Vaoanigte Stootn
Name in Bishnupriya Manipuri:কোস্টিল্লা কাউন্টি, কলোরাডো, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Name in Bulgarian:Костия, Колорадо, Съединени американски щати
Name in Cebuano:Costilla County, Colorado
Name in Czech:Costilla County, Colorado, Spojené státy americké
Name in Dutch:Costilla County, Colorado, Verenigde Staten
Name in Estonian:Costilla maakond, Colorado, Ameerika Ühendriigid
Name in Farsi/Persian:شهرستان کوستیا، کلرادو, کلرادو, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Name in Hungarian:Costilla megye, Colorado, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Name in Irish Gaelic:Contae Costilla, Colorado, Stáit Aontaithe Mheiriceá
Name in Japanese:コスティラ郡, コロラド州, アメリカ合衆国
Name in Low Saxon/Low German:Costilla County, Colorado, USA
Name in Min Dong Chinese:Costilla Gông, Colorado
Name in Navajo:Sisnaajiní Áłtsʼíísí Bił Hahoodzo, Dibé Nitsaa Hahoodzo, Wááshindoon Bikéyah Ałhidadiidzooígíí
Name in Norwegian:Costilla County, Colorado, USA
Name in Polish:Hrabstwo Costilla, Kolorado, Stany Zjednoczone
Name in Portuguese:Condado de Costilla, Colorado, Estados Unidos
Name in Romanian:Comitatul Costilla, Colorado, Statele Unite ale Americii
Name in Serbian:Округ Костија, Колорадо, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Name in Serbo-Croatian:Costilla County, Colorado, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Name in Swedish:Costilla County, Colorado, USA
Name in Turkish:Costilla, Colorado, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Name in Ukrainian:Костілья, Колорадо, Сполучені Штати Америки
Name in Urdu:کوسٹیلا کاؤنٹی، کولوراڈو, کولوراڈو, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Name in Vietnamese:Quận Costilla, Colorado, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Name in Waray:Condado han Costilla, Colorado, Estados Unidos
Name in Western Punjabi:کوسٹلا کاؤنٹی, کولوراڈو, امریکہ
Neighbouring regions:
Locality type:County
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
San Luis618 (2017)
Fort Garland433 (2011)
Blanca370 (2017)


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Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Anthophyllite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Apatite'
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
'Chlorite Group'
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Galena
Formula: PbS
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
'Hornblende'
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Ilsemannite
Formula: Mo3O8 · nH2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Prase
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (E. W. Heinrich & G. W. Robinson)
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Tellurobismuthite
Formula: Bi2Te3
Reference: Dana 6:A2:110 & Dana 7:I:161.
Volborthite
Formula: Cu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Calaverite2.EA.10AuTe2
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Tellurobismuthite2.DC.05Bi2Te3
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Carnotite4.HB.05K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Ilsemannite4.FJ.15Mo3O8 · nH2O
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Prase4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Volborthite8.FD.05Cu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Anthophyllite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

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
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Tellurobismuthite2.11.7.2Bi2Te3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Calaverite2.12.13.2AuTe2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Miscellaneous
Ilsemannite4.6.3.1Mo3O8 · nH2O
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Carnotite40.2a.28.1K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Volborthite40.3.10.1Cu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
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 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 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Anthophyllite66.1.2.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(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'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
Quartz
var: Prase
-SiO2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H VolborthiteCu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H IlsemanniteMo3O8 · nH2O
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O VolborthiteCu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O CalciteCaCO3
O AnglesitePbSO4
O QuartzSiO2
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O IlsemanniteMo3O8 · nH2O
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O Quartz (var: Prase)SiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
SiSilicon
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si Anthophyllite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si Quartz (var: Prase)SiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
S GalenaPbS
S AnglesitePbSO4
KPotassium
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
K CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
VVanadium
V VolborthiteCu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
V CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu VolborthiteCu3(V2O7)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
MoMolybdenum
Mo IlsemanniteMo3O8 · nH2O
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
Ag HessiteAg2Te
TeTellurium
Te TellurobismuthiteBi2Te3
Te CalaveriteAuTe2
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te AltaitePbTe
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au CalaveriteAuTe2
PbLead
Pb AltaitePbTe
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
BiBismuth
Bi TellurobismuthiteBi2Te3
UUranium
U CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O

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