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PC Mine (P.C. Crystal Mine; Penn placer), Cataract Mining District (Comet Mining District; Basin Mining District), Jefferson Co., Montana, USAi
Regional Level Types
PC Mine (P.C. Crystal Mine; Penn placer)Mine
Cataract Mining District (Comet Mining District; Basin Mining District)Mining District
Jefferson Co.County
MontanaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 21' 10'' North , 112° 20' 48'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Basin212 (2011)11.1km
Boulder1,207 (2017)21.6km
Elliston219 (2011)24.1km
Jefferson City472 (2011)24.8km
Deer Lodge2,965 (2017)29.8km


Sec. 22, T 7 N, R 6 W; Basin Creek.
46d21’9.82”N,112d20’49.05”W

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: William C. van Laer. Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 87:3, 208-240.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: William C. van Laer. Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 87:3, 208-240.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: No reference listed
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]. Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 87:3, 208-240.
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 87:3, 208-240. Chris Tucker and John Betts specimens.
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 87:3, 208-240.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: William C. van Laer. Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 87:3, 208-240.
'Tourmalinated Quartz'
Reference: Gobla, M.J. (2012) Montana Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 87:3, 208-240.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: C. Lagerwall

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tourmalinated Quartz'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
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.
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
'Tourmalinated Quartz'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O CerussitePbCO3
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AlAluminium
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3

References

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Ruppel, E.T. (1963) Geology of the Basin Quadrangle Jefferson, Lewis and Clark, and Powell Counties, Montana. United States Geological Survey Bulletin 1151, 121 pages.

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