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Broken Toe Mine, Rock Hill Mining District, Esmeralda Co., Nevada, USAi
Regional Level Types
Broken Toe MineMine
Rock Hill Mining DistrictMining District
Esmeralda Co.County
NevadaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° North , 117° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:


NOTE: This mine is not listed in the USGS MRDS database. A Be mine with a similar name (Broken Toe Tungsten Mine) is not this locality.

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North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


24 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Agardite'
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Atacamite
Formula: Cu2(OH)3Cl
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Chlorargyrite
Formula: AgCl
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Conichalcite
Formula: CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Connellite
Formula: Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Creedite
Formula: Ca3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Duftite
Formula: PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'K Feldspar'
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Mimetite
Formula: Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Mixite
Formula: BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Molybdofornacite
Formula: Pb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
Reference: Collected by Sugar White. In the collection of Brent Thorne.
Olivenite
Formula: Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: NBMG Spec. Pub. 31 Minerals of Nevada
Tyrolite
Formula: Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Reference: NBMG Spec Pub 31 Minerals of Nevada

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 3 - Halides
Atacamite3.DA.10aCu2(OH)3Cl
Chlorargyrite3.AA.15AgCl
Connellite3.DA.25Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Creedite3.CG.15Ca3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Molybdofornacite7.FC.10Pb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Conichalcite8.BH.35CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Descloizite8.BH.40PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Duftite8.BH.35PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Mimetite8.BN.05Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Mixite8.DL.15BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Olivenite8.BB.30Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Tyrolite8.DM.10Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Agardite'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8

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 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Chlorargyrite9.1.4.1AgCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A2(O,OH)3Xq
Atacamite10.1.1.1Cu2(OH)3Cl
Group 12 - COMPOUND HALIDES
Miscellaneous
Creedite12.1.4.1Ca3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq·xH2O, where m:p > 6:1
Connellite31.1.1.1Cu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Conichalcite41.5.1.2CaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Descloizite41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Duftite41.5.1.4PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
A2(XO4)Zq
Olivenite41.6.6.1Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Mimetite41.8.4.2Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Tyrolite42.4.3.1Ca2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
(AB)7(XO4)3Zq·xH2O
Mixite42.5.1.1BiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Molybdofornacite43.4.3.3Pb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
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 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Agardite'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CreediteCa3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
H AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
H ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
H DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
H DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
H OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
H MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
CCarbon
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C CerussitePbCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O CreediteCa3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
O AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CerussitePbCO3
O ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
O ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
O DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
O DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
O MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
O OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
O MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F CreediteCa3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al CreediteCa3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
SSulfur
S CreediteCa3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
ClChlorine
Cl AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cl ChlorargyriteAgCl
Cl ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cl MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CreediteCa3SO4Al2F8(OH)2 · 2H2O
Ca ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
VVanadium
V DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
CrChromium
Cr MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
CuCopper
Cu AtacamiteCu2(OH)3Cl
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu ConnelliteCu19(SO4)(OH)32Cl4 · 3H2O
Cu DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
Cu OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
Cu MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
ZnZinc
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
AsArsenic
As ConichalciteCaCu(AsO4)(OH)
As DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
As MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
As MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O
As OliveniteCu2(AsO4)(OH)
As TyroliteCa2Cu9(AsO4)4(CO3)(OH)8 · 11H2O
As MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
AgSilver
Ag ChlorargyriteAgCl
Ag SilverAg
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Pb DuftitePbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Pb MimetitePb5(AsO4)3Cl
Pb MolybdofornacitePb2Cu(MoO4,CrO4)(AsO4,PO4)(OH)
BiBismuth
Bi MixiteBiCu6(AsO4)3(OH)6 · 3H2O

References

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Castor, S.B. and Ferdock, G.C. (2004), Minerals of Nevada, Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology, Special Publication 31.


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