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J J Mine, Paradox Valley, Uravan Mining District, Montrose Co., Colorado, USAi
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J J MineMine
Paradox ValleyValley
Uravan Mining DistrictMining District
Montrose Co.County
ColoradoState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
38° 13' 5'' North , 108° 44' 1'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Naturita528 (2017)14.4km
Nucla702 (2017)17.2km
Redvale236 (2011)28.1km
Norwood562 (2017)39.8km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
J. J. Mine


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Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range
Colorado Plateau, USAPlateau
Uravan Mineral Belt, Colorado, USAMineral Belt

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


26 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Barnesite
Formula: (Na,Ca)V6O16 · 3H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Bayleyite
Formula: Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Carnotite
Formula: K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Corvusite
Formula: (Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Doloresite
Formula: V4+3O4(OH)4
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Hendersonite (TL)
Formula: (Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Minerals of Colorado 2nd ed.
Hewettite
Formula: CaV6O16 · 9H2O
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Melanovanadite
Formula: Ca(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Metatyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Montroseite
Formula: (V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Paramontroseite
Formula: V4+O2
Reference: Minerals of Colorado 2nd ed.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Rauvite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado (1997) E.B. Eckel
Selenium
Formula: Se
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Sherwoodite
Formula: Ca4.5(AlV4+2V5+12O40) · 28H2O
Reference: Thompson, M.E., Roach, C.H., and Meyrowitz, R. (1958): American Mineralogist 43, 749-755
Simplotite
Formula: CaV4+4O9 · 5H2O
Reference: Minerals of Colorado 2nd ed.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Tyuyamunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: USGS Prof Paper 320

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Selenium1.CC.10Se
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Barnesite4.HG.45(Na,Ca)V6O16 · 3H2O
Carnotite4.HB.05K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Corvusite4.HE.20(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Doloresite4.HE.30V4+3O4(OH)4
Hendersonite (TL)4.HG.50(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
Hewettite4.HE.15CaV6O16 · 9H2O
Melanovanadite4.HE.05Ca(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O
Metatyuyamunite4.HB.25Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Montroseite4.FD.10(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Paramontroseite4.DB.15aV4+O2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rauvite4.HB.40Ca(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Sherwoodite4.HC.15Ca4.5(AlV4+2V5+12O40) · 28H2O
Simplotite4.HG.20CaV4+4O9 · 5H2O
Tyuyamunite4.HB.25Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Bayleyite5.ED.05Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Coffinite9.AD.30U(SiO4) · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Selenium1.3.4.1Se
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Paramontroseite4.4.11.1V4+O2
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Montroseite6.1.1.4(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 15 - HYDRATED NORMAL CARBONATES
AmBn(XO3)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Bayleyite15.3.3.1Mg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
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
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Carnotite40.2a.28.1K2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
Metatyuyamunite40.2a.26.2Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
Tyuyamunite40.2a.26.1Ca(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Group 47 - VANADIUM OXYSALTS
Anhydrous Vanadium Oxysalts Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Sherwoodite47.2.4.1Ca4.5(AlV4+2V5+12O40) · 28H2O
Hydrated Normal Vanadium Oxysalts
Barnesite47.3.1.3(Na,Ca)V6O16 · 3H2O
Corvusite47.3.2.2(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Hendersonite (TL)47.3.1.4(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
Hewettite47.3.1.1CaV6O16 · 9H2O
Melanovanadite47.3.6.1Ca(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O
Vanadium Bronzes
Doloresite47.4.7.1V4+3O4(OH)4
Rauvite47.4.4.1Ca(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Simplotite47.4.8.1CaV4+4O9 · 5H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Coffinite51.5.2.4U(SiO4) · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Hendersonite(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
H CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
H Montroseite(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
H CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
H TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
H Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
H MelanovanaditeCa(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O
H HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H SimplotiteCaV44+O9 · 5H2O
H SherwooditeCa4.5(AlV24+V125+O40) · 28H2O
H Barnesite(Na,Ca)V6O16 · 3H2O
H BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
H DoloresiteV34+O4(OH)4
H RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
H MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
OOxygen
O Hendersonite(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
O CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
O Montroseite(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
O UraniniteUO2
O CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
O TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
O Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
O MelanovanaditeCa(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O
O HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O ParamontroseiteV4+O2
O SimplotiteCaV44+O9 · 5H2O
O SherwooditeCa4.5(AlV24+V125+O40) · 28H2O
O Barnesite(Na,Ca)V6O16 · 3H2O
O BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
O DoloresiteV34+O4(OH)4
O RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
O MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
NaSodium
Na Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Na Barnesite(Na,Ca)V6O16 · 3H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
AlAluminium
Al SherwooditeCa4.5(AlV24+V125+O40) · 28H2O
SiSilicon
Si CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
K Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Hendersonite(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
Ca TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
Ca Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Ca MelanovanaditeCa(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O
Ca HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca SimplotiteCaV44+O9 · 5H2O
Ca SherwooditeCa4.5(AlV24+V125+O40) · 28H2O
Ca RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
Ca MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
VVanadium
V Hendersonite(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
V CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
V Montroseite(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
V TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
V Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
V MelanovanaditeCa(V5+,V4+)4O10 · 5H2O
V HewettiteCaV6O16 · 9H2O
V ParamontroseiteV4+O2
V SimplotiteCaV44+O9 · 5H2O
V SherwooditeCa4.5(AlV24+V125+O40) · 28H2O
V Barnesite(Na,Ca)V6O16 · 3H2O
V DoloresiteV34+O4(OH)4
V RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
V MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O
FeIron
Fe Montroseite(V3+,Fe3+)O(OH)
Fe Corvusite(Na,K,Ca,Mg)2(V5+,V4+,Fe2+)8O20 · 6-10H2O
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SeSelenium
Se SeleniumSe
SrStrontium
Sr Hendersonite(Ca,Sr)1.3V6O16 · 6H2O
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
UUranium
U CarnotiteK2(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3H2O
U UraniniteUO2
U CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
U TyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 5-8H2O
U BayleyiteMg2(UO2)(CO3)3 · 18H2O
U RauviteCa(UO2)2(V10O28) · 16H2O
U MetatyuyamuniteCa(UO2)2(VO4)2 · 3-5H2O

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