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Presque Isle, Marquette Co., Michigan, USAi
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Agate-Ensconced Pickled Peridotite Nuggets

Presque Isle, Marquette Co., Michigan, USA
Agate-Ensconced Pickled Peridotite Nuggets

Presque Isle, Marquette Co., Michigan, USA
Agate-Ensconced Pickled Peridotite Nuggets

Presque Isle, Marquette Co., Michigan, USA
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° North , 87° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~29km
Locality type:Island
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Sulfide veins in serpentinite.
Good cubanite crystals were found in calcite boulders in 2008 during a period of unusually low water levels in Lake Superior, although they are normally underwater.

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Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

30 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (E. W. Heinrich & G. W. Robinson)
Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: George W. Robinson and S.M. Carlson (2009) What's New in Michigan Minerals. Presentation at The 36th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 23-26, 2009.
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Shawn Carlson (2010) Mineral News, 26, #11, 1-2 & 9-10.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (E. W. Heinrich & G. W. Robinson)
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: George W. Robinson and S.M. Carlson (2009) What's New in Michigan Minerals. Presentation at The 36th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 23-26, 2009.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Enstatite var: Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (E. W. Heinrich & G. W. Robinson)
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Description: Sb-bearing
Reference: Shawn Carlson (2010) Mineral News, 26, #11, 1-2 & 9-10.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: George W. Robinson and S.M. Carlson (2009) What's New in Michigan Minerals. Presentation at The 36th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 23-26, 2009.
Hydrocerussite
Formula: Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Shawn Carlson (2010) Mineral News, 26, #11, 1-2 & 9-10.
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: George W. Robinson and S.M. Carlson (2009) What's New in Michigan Minerals. Presentation at The 36th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 23-26, 2009.
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: Shawn Carlson (2010) Mineral News, 26, #11, 1-2 & 9-10.
Monohydrocalcite
Formula: CaCO3 · H2O
Reference: George W. Robinson and S.M. Carlson (2009) What's New in Michigan Minerals. Presentation at The 36th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 23-26, 2009.
Pecoraite
Formula: Ni3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: George W. Robinson and S.M. Carlson (2009) What's New in Michigan Minerals. Presentation at The 36th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 23-26, 2009.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (E. W. Heinrich & G. W. Robinson)
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: George W. Robinson and S.M. Carlson (2009) What's New in Michigan Minerals. Presentation at The 36th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 23-26, 2009.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: George W. Robinson and S.M. Carlson (2009) What's New in Michigan Minerals. Presentation at The 36th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 23-26, 2009.
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Violarite
Formula: Fe2+Ni3+2S4
Reference: Mineralogy of Michigan (2004) Heinrich & Robinson
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S
Reference: George W. Robinson and S.M. Carlson (2009) What's New in Michigan Minerals. Presentation at The 36th Rochester Mineralogical Symposium, April 23-26, 2009.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cubanite2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Violarite2.DA.05Fe2+Ni3+2S4
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrocerussite5.BE.10Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Monohydrocalcite5.CB.20CaCO3 · H2O
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Antigorite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Chrysotile9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
var: Bronzite9.DA.05(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Pecoraite9.ED.15Ni3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Vermiculite9.EC.50Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'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
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Violarite2.10.1.8Fe2+Ni3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 15 - HYDRATED NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)·xH2O
Monohydrocalcite15.1.3.1CaCO3 · H2O
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrocerussite16a.2.2.1Pb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Pecoraite71.1.2d.4Ni3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Vermiculite71.2.2d.3Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Enstatite
var: Bronzite
-(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Quartz
var: Jasper
-SiO2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
H PecoraiteNi3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
H HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
C CerussitePbCO3
C HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
O AnglesitePbSO4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O CalciteCaCO3
O HematiteFe2O3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
O PecoraiteNi3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
O CerussitePbCO3
O HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
MgMagnesium
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
AlAluminium
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
SiSilicon
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Si PecoraiteNi3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S AnglesitePbSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MilleriteNiS
S ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
S SphaleriteZnS
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
ClChlorine
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
CaCalcium
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca MonohydrocalciteCaCO3 · H2O
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
Fe Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Fe VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
NiNickel
Ni MilleriteNiS
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Ni ViolariteFe2+Ni23+S4
Ni PecoraiteNi3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
AsArsenic
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb HydrocerussitePb3(CO3)2(OH)2
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl

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