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Forsyth Co., North Carolina, USAi
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Forsyth Co.County
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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Winston-Salem241,218 (2017)
Kernersville23,811 (2017)
Clemmons19,844 (2017)
Lewisville13,567 (2017)
Walkertown4,969 (2017)
Rural Hall3,126 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
comté de Forsyth, Caroline du Nord, États-Unis
German:
Forsyth County, North Carolina, Vereinigte Staaten
Italian:
contea di Forsyth, Carolina del Nord, Stati Uniti d'America
Russian:
Форсайт, Северная Каролина, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Simplified Chinese:
福賽斯縣 , 北卡罗来纳州, 美国
Spanish:
Condado de Forsyth, Carolina del Norte, Estados Unidos
Albanian:
Forsyth County, North Carolina, Shtetet e Bashkuara të Amerikës
Arabic:
مقاطعة فورسيث, كارولاينا الشمالية, الولايات المتحدة
Basque:
Forsyth konderria , Ipar Carolina
Bavarian:
Forsyth County, North Carolina, Vaoanigte Stootn
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
ফরসাইট কাউন্টি, নর্থ ক্যারোলাইনা, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Bulgarian:
Фърсит, Северна Каролина, Съединени американски щати
Cebuano:
Forsyth County , North Carolina
Dutch:
Forsyth County, North Carolina, Verenigde Staten
Estonian:
Forsythi maakond , Põhja-Carolina, Ameerika Ühendriigid
Farsi/Persian:
شهرستان فورسایت، کارولینای شمالی, کارولینای شمالی, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Hebrew:
מחוז פורסית, קרוליינה הצפונית, ארצות הברית
Hungarian:
Forsyth megye, Észak-Karolina, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Irish Gaelic:
Contae Forsyth, Carolina Thuaidh, Stáit Aontaithe Mheiriceá
Japanese:
フォーサイス郡, ノースカロライナ州, アメリカ合衆国
Low Saxon/Low German:
Forsyth County, Noord-Carolina, USA
Min Dong Chinese:
Forsyth Gông, North Carolina
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Forsyth Kūn
Norwegian:
Forsyth County, Nord-Carolina, USA
Polish:
Hrabstwo Forsyth , Karolina Północna, Stany Zjednoczone
Portuguese:
Condado de Forsyth, Carolina do Norte, Estados Unidos
Romanian:
Comitatul Forsyth, Carolina de Nord, Statele Unite ale Americii
Sardinian:
contea de Forsyth, Carolina de Nord, Istados Unidos de Amèrica
Serbian:
Округ Форсајт , Северна Каролина, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Serbo-Croatian:
Forsyth County, Sjeverna Karolina, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Swedish:
Forsyth County, North Carolina, USA
Traditional Chinese:
福賽斯縣, 北卡羅萊納州, 美國
Turkish:
Forsyth County, Kuzey Karolina, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Ukrainian:
Форсайт, Північна Кароліна, Сполучені Штати Америки
Urdu:
فورسایتھ کاؤنٹی، شمالی کیرولائنا, شمالی کیرولائنا, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Vietnamese:
Quận Forsyth, North Carolina, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Waray:
Condado han Forsyth, North Carolina, Estados Unidos
Western Punjabi:
فورسائتھ کاؤنٹی, نارتھ کیرولائنا, امریکہ


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Detailed Mineral List:

'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: J.Robert Butler,1984,Map showing Paleozoic Metamorphic Facies,NCGS
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 60: 96.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C ,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localities of North Carolina,Geologic Survey,North Carolina
'Chrysolite'
Reference: Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C,1881, Minerals and Mineral Localities of North Carolina,Geologic Survey,North Carolina
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localites of North Carolina,Geologic Survey,North Carolina
Enstatite var: Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Reference: Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localites of North Carolina,Geologic Survey,North Carolina
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 60: 96.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localities of North Carolina,Geologic Survey
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: rruff.geo.arizona.edu/doclib/hom/gibbsite.pdf
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Genth,F.A (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina;USGS Bulletion No.74
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localities of North Carolina,Geologic Survey
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localities of North Carolina,Geologic Survey
'Hornblende'
Reference: Rocks and Minerals: 60: 96
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: J.Robert Butler,1984,Map showing Paleozoic Metamorphic Facies, NCGS
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 60: 96.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Genth,F.A and Kerr W.C,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localities of North Carolina
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Genth,F.A (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina;USGS Bulletion No.74
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Genth,F.A (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina;USGS Bulletion No.74
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Genth,F.A (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina;USGS Bulletion No.74
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: J.Robert Butler,1984,Map showing Paleozoic Metamorphic Facies,NCGS
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Genth,F.A (1891) The Minerals Of North Carolina;USGS Bulletion No.74
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Genth,F.A.,1891,The Minerals Of North Carolina;USGS Bulletion No.74
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C ,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localites of North Carolina,Geologic Survey,North Carolina
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Smithsonian Institution Mineral Reference Collection No. 123054-00

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
var: Bronzite9.DA.05(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrysolite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
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 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrysolite'-
Enstatite
var: Bronzite
-(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H GibbsiteAl(OH)3
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O QuartzSiO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O HematiteFe2O3
O GibbsiteAl(OH)3
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AlAluminium
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al GibbsiteAl(OH)3
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
PPhosphorus
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
MnManganese
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
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
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forsyth_County,_North_Carolina
Wikidata ID:Q509926
GeoNames ID:4466900

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