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Ross Co., Ohio, USAi
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Copperas Mountain cliff exposure, looking north

Copperas Mountain, Paxton Township, Ross Co., Ohio, USA
Copperas Mountain cliff exposure, looking south

Copperas Mountain, Paxton Township, Ross Co., Ohio, USA
Paint Creek with Copperas Mountain exposure in background

Copperas Mountain, Paxton Township, Ross Co., Ohio, USA
Copperas Mountain cliff exposure, looking north

Copperas Mountain, Paxton Township, Ross Co., Ohio, USA
Copperas Mountain cliff exposure, looking south

Copperas Mountain, Paxton Township, Ross Co., Ohio, USA
Paint Creek with Copperas Mountain exposure in background

Copperas Mountain, Paxton Township, Ross Co., Ohio, USA
Copperas Mountain cliff exposure, looking north

Copperas Mountain, Paxton Township, Ross Co., Ohio, USA
Copperas Mountain cliff exposure, looking south

Copperas Mountain, Paxton Township, Ross Co., Ohio, USA
Neighbouring regions:
Locality type:County
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Chillicothe21,727 (2017)
North Fork Village1,991 (2017)
Frankfort1,065 (2017)
Kingston1,024 (2017)
Bainbridge852 (2017)
Andersonville779 (2017)


Ross County is a county in southern Ohio. It was founded on August 20, 1798 and named after James Ross (1762-1847), a former United States Senator from Pennsylvania. The county seat is Chillicothe, the former first (and third) capital of Ohio.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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11 valid minerals.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halotrichite7.CB.85FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Pickeringite7.CB.85MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O

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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Halotrichite29.7.3.2FeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Pickeringite29.7.3.1MgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
AlAluminium
Al HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Al PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S BaryteBaSO4
S HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S PickeringiteMgAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe HalotrichiteFeAl2(SO4)4 · 22H2O
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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http://www.co.ross.oh.us/ -- County website

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