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Horse Mountain (Silvertooth Agate Fields; Curbow Rock Farm), Bedford Co., Tennessee, USA

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 35° 30' 45'' North , 86° 25' 12'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 35.51250,-86.42000
GeoHash:G#: dn6d12ygk
Locality type:Mountain
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


4 miles ENE of Shelbyville

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: Travis A. Paris (2011) Tennessee Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 86:300-328
Quartz var: Carnelian
Reference: Travis A. Paris (2011) Tennessee Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 86:300-328
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Quartz var: Dendritic Agate
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Zeitner ,1968. Appalachian Mineral & Gem Trails
Quartz var: Iris Agate
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Zeitner ,1968. Appalachian Mineral & Gem Trails ; Travis A. Paris (2011) Tennessee Mineral Locality Index. Rocks & Minerals 86:300-328

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Carnelian4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Dendritic Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Iris Agate4.DA.05SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
var: Agate-SiO2
var: Carnelian-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Dendritic Agate-SiO2
var: Iris Agate-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Dendritic Agate)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Iris Agate)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Dendritic Agate)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Iris Agate)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2

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.

Click on geological units on the map for more information. Click here to view full-screen map on Macrostrat.org

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]

Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 2972839
Nashville Group; Bigby-Cannon Limestone and Hermitage Formation

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Bigby Limestone; Cannon Limestone; Hermitage Formation

Description: Nashville Group - Bigby-Cannon Limestone - Brownish-gray phosphatic calcarenite and light-gray to brownish-gray, cryptograined to medium- grained, even-bedded limestone. Thickness 50 to 125 feet; and Hermitage Formation - Thin-bedded to laminated, sandy and argillaceous limestone with shale; nodular shaly limestone; coquina; and phosphatic calcarenite. Thickness 50 to 100 feet.

Comments: West-Central sheet Original map source: Greene, D.C., and Wolfe, W.J., 2000, Superfund GIS - 1:250,000 Geology of Tennessee, USGS, (geo250k).

Lithology: Major:{limestone,calcarenite}, Minor:{shale}, Incidental:{coquina}

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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Rock & Minerals Vol. 84 No. 4 Jul/Aug 2011
Owens, V. S. 1980 The agates of Tennessee: Lapidary Journal, v. 34, no. 7, p. 1524 - 1531. Horse Mountain, Agate, Paint Rock Agate
Zeitner 1968
- WILSON, C. W., JR., 1965, GEOLOGIC MAP AND MINERAL RESOURCES SUMMARY OF THE WARTRACE QUADRANGLE, TENNESSEE- TENN. DIVISION GEOLOGY, GM 78-SE AND MRS 78-SE
1965 GEOLMAP WILSON, C. W., JR-


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