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Santa Rita beryl prospect, Nambe District, Santa Fe Co., New Mexico, USAi
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Santa Rita beryl prospectProspect
Nambe DistrictMining District
Santa Fe Co.County
New MexicoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 58' 30'' North , 105° 49' 14'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Cordova414 (2011)5.1km
Truchas560 (2011)7.7km
Rio Chiquito108 (2006)8.2km
Chimayo3,177 (2011)11.8km
La Puebla1,186 (2011)15.9km


Sec 7 T20N R11E

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North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: NMBMMR Bull 87 Mineral and Water Resources of New Mexico
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: NMBMMR Bull 87 Mineral and Water Resources of New Mexico
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: NMBMMR Bull 87 Mineral and Water Resources of New Mexico
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: NMBMMR Bull 87 Mineral and Water Resources of New Mexico

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
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.
'Feldspar Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
USGS MRDS Record:10223606
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