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Shelby Co., Alabama, USAi
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Shelby Co.County
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Name in French:Comté de Shelby, Alabama, États-Unis
Name in German:Shelby County, Alabama, Vereinigte Staaten
Name in Italian:Contea di Shelby, Alabama, Stati Uniti d'America
Name in Russian:Шелби, Алабама, Соединённые Штаты Америки
Name in Simplified Chinese:謝爾比縣, 亚拉巴马州, 美国
Name in Spanish:Condado de Shelby, Alabama, Estados Unidos
Name in Arabic:مقاطعة شيلبي, ألاباما, الولايات المتحدة
Name in Armenian:Սենտ Քլեր շրջան, Ալաբամա, Ամերիկայի Միացյալ Նահանգներ
Name in Basque:Shelby konderria, Alabama
Name in Bavarian:Shelby County, Alabama, Vaoanigte Stootn
Name in Bishnupriya Manipuri:শেলবাই কাউন্টি, আলাবামা, তিলপারাষ্ট্র
Name in Bulgarian:Шелби, Алабама, Съединени американски щати
Name in Cebuano:Shelby County, Alabama
Name in Dutch:Shelby County, Alabama, Verenigde Staten
Name in Estonian:Shelby maakond, Alabama, Ameerika Ühendriigid
Name in Farsi/Persian:شهرستان شلبی، آلاباما, آلاباما, ایالات متحده آمریکا
Name in Hungarian:Shelby megye, Alabama, Amerikai Egyesült Államok
Name in Indonesian:County Shelby, Alabama, Amerika Serikat
Name in Irish Gaelic:Contae Shelby, Alabama, Stáit Aontaithe Mheiriceá
Name in Japanese:シェルビー郡, アラバマ州, アメリカ合衆国
Name in Low Saxon/Low German:Shelby County, Alabama, USA
Name in Min Dong Chinese:Shelby Gông, Alabama
Name in Norwegian:Shelby County, Alabama, USA
Name in Polish:Hrabstwo Shelby, Alabama, Stany Zjednoczone
Name in Portuguese:Condado de Shelby, Alabama, Estados Unidos
Name in Romanian:Comitatul Shelby, Alabama, Statele Unite ale Americii
Name in Serbian:Округ Шелби, Алабама, Сједињене Америчке Државе
Name in Serbo-Croatian:Shelby County, Alabama, Sjedinjene Američke Države
Name in Swedish:Shelby County, Alabama, USA
Name in Turkish:Shelby County, Alabama, Amerika Birleşik Devletleri
Name in Ukrainian:Шелбі, Алабама, Сполучені Штати Америки
Name in Urdu:شیلبی کاؤنٹی، الاباما, الاباما, ریاستہائے متحدہ امریکا
Name in Vietnamese:Quận Shelby, Alabama, Chủng Quốc Hoa Kỳ
Name in Waray:Condado han Shelby, Alabama, Estados Unidos
Neighbouring regions:
Locality type:County
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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Alabaster32,707 (2017)
Pelham22,885 (2017)
Helena18,264 (2017)
Calera13,213 (2017)
Chelsea12,059 (2017)
Meadowbrook8,769 (2011)


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15 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Beraunite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Description: IMA nomenclature revision re-instated eleonorite as the ferric dominant member of the group. 2015
Reference: Rocks & Min. (2007) 82:235-236. IMA nomenclature revision re-instated eleonorite as the ferric dominant member of the group. 2015
Cacoxenite
Formula: Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Habit: radial crystal sprays
Colour: yellow golden
Reference: chris bryant; Rocks & Min. (2007) 82:235-236
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Min 70:5 pp 320-333
Diamond
Formula: C
Description: 4.25 carat stone. American Museum of Natural History.
Reference: Mineralogy of Alabama Geol Surv Ala. Bull120
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Rocks & Min 70:5 pp 320-333
Eleonorite
Formula: Fe3+6(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O
Evansite
Formula: Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 9 localities in this region.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Chris Bryant.
Gypsum var: Alabaster
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Chris Bryant.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Ochre'
Reference: Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Rocks & Min. (2007) 82:235-236
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Mineralogy of Alabama Geol Surv Ala. Bull120
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mineralogy of Alabama Geol Surv Ala. Bull 120
Rockbridgeite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Reference: Chris Bryant.; Rocks & Min. (2007) 82:235-236
Strengite
Formula: FePO4 · 2H2O
Reference: chris bryant; Rocks & Min. (2007) 82:235-236

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Diamond1.CB.10aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky 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
var: Alabaster7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Beraunite ?8.DC.27Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Cacoxenite8.DC.40Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Evansite8.DF.10Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Rockbridgeite8.BC.10Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Strengite8.CD.10FePO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Eleonorite-Fe3+6(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Ochre'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Diamond1.3.6.1C
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
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
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
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Strengite40.4.1.2FePO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq
Rockbridgeite41.9.2.1Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A3(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Evansite42.1.2.1Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Beraunite ?42.11.16.1Fe2+Fe3+5(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
Miscellaneous
Cacoxenite42.13.5.1Fe3+24AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Eleonorite-Fe3+6(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O
Gypsum
var: Alabaster
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Ochre'-
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
H CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
H StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
H Gypsum (var: Alabaster)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H EleonoriteFe63+(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O
H BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C DiamondC
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
O HematiteFe2O3
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
O CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
O StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
O Gypsum (var: Alabaster)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O EleonoriteFe63+(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O
O BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Al CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
PPhosphorus
P EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
P RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
P CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
P StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
P EleonoriteFe63+(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O
P BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S Gypsum (var: Alabaster)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Gypsum (var: Alabaster)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe RockbridgeiteFe2+Fe43+(PO4)3(OH)5
Fe CacoxeniteFe243+AlO6(PO4)17(OH)12 · 75H2O
Fe StrengiteFePO4 · 2H2O
Fe EleonoriteFe63+(PO4)4O(OH)4 · 6H2O
Fe BerauniteFe2+Fe53+(PO4)4(OH)5 · 6H2O
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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