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Solar Wind claim, Thomas Range, Juab Co., Utah, USAi
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Solar Wind claimClaim
Thomas RangeMountain Range
Juab Co.County
UtahState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
39° North , 112° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~2km
Locality type:


A claim located in the North (northern?) Thomas Range.
Owned by John Holfert and Jeremy Fuller.

Known for the occurrence of large bixbyite, red beryl and colour-stable pink-brown topaz.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Van King; Grüll, M. (2014): Weltklasse: Bixbyite aus Utah/USA. Lapis 39 (9), 40-45.
Beryl var: Red Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: Van King
Bixbyite
Formula: Mn3+2O3
Description: Crystal drawings in Schwab (11998)
Reference: Schwab, P.-N.(1998): Bourse de Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines du 25 au 28 juin 1998. Le Règne Minéral. 22, 24-30 (p.29); Grüll, M. (2014): Weltklasse: Bixbyite aus Utah/USA. Lapis 39 (9), 40-45.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: No reference listed
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: No reference listed
Pseudobrookite
Formula: Fe2TiO5
Reference: Grüll, M. (2014): Weltklasse: Bixbyite aus Utah/USA. Lapis 39 (9), 40-45.
Sanidine
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: No reference listed
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Rick Dalrymple photo
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Grüll, M. (2014): Weltklasse: Bixbyite aus Utah/USA. Lapis 39 (9), 40-45.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Bixbyite4.CB.10Mn3+2O3
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Pseudobrookite4.CB.15Fe2TiO5
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Red Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
Sanidine9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Bixbyite4.3.7.2Mn3+2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X5
Pseudobrookite7.7.1.1Fe2TiO5
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Sanidine76.1.1.2K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Beryl
var: Red Beryl
-Be3Al2Si6O18

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl (var: Red Beryl)Be3Al2Si6O18
OOxygen
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
O PseudobrookiteFe2TiO5
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Beryl (var: Red Beryl)Be3Al2Si6O18
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O BixbyiteMn23+O3
FFluorine
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Beryl (var: Red Beryl)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Beryl (var: Red Beryl)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
KPotassium
K SanidineK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
TiTitanium
Ti PseudobrookiteFe2TiO5
MnManganese
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn BixbyiteMn23+O3
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PseudobrookiteFe2TiO5

References

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Schwab, P.-N.(1998): Bourse de Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines du 25 au 28 juin 1998. Le Règne Minéral. 22, 24-30 (p.29).
Grüll, M. (2014): Weltklasse: Bixbyite aus Utah/USA. Lapis 39 (9), 40-45.

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