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Bloomington Crushed Stone Co. Quarry, Bloomington, Monroe Co., Indiana, USAi
Regional Level Types
Bloomington Crushed Stone Co. QuarryQuarry
Bloomington- not defined -
Monroe Co.County
IndianaState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° 10' 30'' North , 86° 37' 27'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Ellettsville6,544 (2017)6.5km
Bloomington84,067 (2017)8.5km
Stinesville213 (2017)13.9km
Smithville-Sanders3,184 (2017)16.1km
Spencer2,271 (2017)17.2km


An aggregate quarry in limestone.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


14 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana. Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18 73pp
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Rocks & Min.:61:148; Erd(1960).
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Rocks & Min.:61:148; Erd(1960).
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
Reference: Rocks & Min.:61:148; Erd(1960).
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Rocks & Min.:61:148; Erd(1960).
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Min.:61:148; Erd(1960).
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Rocks & Min.:61:148; Erd(1960).
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rocks & Min.:61:148; Erd(1960).
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: Rocks & Min.:61:148; Erd(1960).
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Rocks & Min.:61:148; Erd(1960).
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Rocks & Min.:61:148; Erd(1960).; American Mineralogist (1957): 42: 309-333.
Smythite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Reference: J.Chem.Soc.,London(1956) 78, p. 2017; Mineral Reference Manual (Nickel and Nichols 1991); American Mineralogist (1957): 42: 309-333.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Rocks & Min.:61:148; Erd(1960).
Strontianite
Formula: SrCO3
Reference: Rocks & Min.:61:148; Erd(1960).

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Smythite2.CC.10(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Strontianite5.AB.15SrCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Smythite2.8.10.2(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
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
Strontianite14.1.3.3SrCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C StrontianiteSrCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C AragoniteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O StrontianiteSrCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O CelestineSrSO4
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O AragoniteCaCO3
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SSulfur
S Smythite(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
S BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S CelestineSrSO4
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S SphaleriteZnS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MilleriteNiS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe Smythite(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
NiNickel
Ni Smythite(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Ni MilleriteNiS
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SrStrontium
Sr StrontianiteSrCO3
Sr CelestineSrSO4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187973
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Mississippian
323.2 - 358.9 Ma



ID: 2719427
Blue River Group

Age: Mississippian (323.2 - 358.9 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Blue River Group

Description: Mostly micritic, skeletal, and oolitic limestone

Comments: mostly micritic, skeletal, and oolitic limestone Original map source: Indiana Geological Survey, 1995 (latest update 2011), Bedrock Geology of Indiana, BEDROCK_GEOL_MM48_IN, scale 1:500,000.

Lithology: Major:{limestone}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Erd, R. C. and S.S. Greenburg (1960) Minerals of Indiana: Indiana Geological Survey Bulletin 18: 73 p.
Huizing, T. & R. Russell (1986) Indiana Minerals: A locality index: Rocks and Minerals: 61 (3): 136- 151.

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