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Unnamed Sb occurrence [1], Quartzsite, La Paz Co., Arizona, USAi
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Unnamed Sb occurrence [1]Occurrence
Quartzsite- not defined -
La Paz Co.County
ArizonaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
33° North , 114° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~12km
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An Sb occurrence 8 miles SW of Quartzsite.

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North America PlateTectonic Plate
Sonoran Desert, North AmericaDesert

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cervantite
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+O4
Description: Altered from stibnite in veins.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 159, 382; Galbraith, F.W. (1947), Minerals of AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 153: 22.
'Stibiconite'
Formula: Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
Description: Altered from stibnite in veins.
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 159, 382; Galbraith, F.W. (1947), Minerals of AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 153: 22.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Habit: Radiating blades
Reference: Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 159, 382; Galbraith, F.W. (1947), Minerals of AZ, AZ Bur. Mines Bull. 153: 22.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cervantite4.DE.30Sb3+Sb5+O4
'Stibiconite'4.DH.20Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cervantite4.4.16.1Sb3+Sb5+O4
Group 44 - ANTIMONATES
A2X2O6(O,OH,F)
'Stibiconite'44.1.1.1Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
OOxygen
O CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
O StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
SSulfur
S StibniteSb2S3
SbAntimony
Sb CervantiteSb3+Sb5+O4
Sb StibiconiteSb3+Sb25+O6(OH)
Sb StibniteSb2S3

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Galbraith, F.W. (1947), Minerals of Arizona, Arizona Bureau of Mines Bull. 153: 22.
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd. ed.: 159, 382.


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