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Possibly mica schist can it contain trace gold

Sep 26 2016 0183 32 The rock or chunk is in a stream bank at the level where there is a thin layer of this orange sand just above clay in glacial moraine From the pictures Ive seen on the internet it looks a lot like mica schist There is so much of these flakes that if it were gold Id be a millionaire...

Mica Schist

Mica schist is a medium grained metamorphic rock which is well known for its platy foliated crystals in a single orientation and its reflective appearance The rock is often composed of at least 50 or more platy elongated schist crystals however quartz...

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Mica Schist

Mica Schist Texture Foliated Medium- to coarse-grained Composition Muscovite Biotite Quartz Feldspar Index Minerals Color Silver to Gray Metamorphic Type Regional Metamorphic Grade Low to middle grade Low to middle P - T Parent Rock Shale or Mudstone Metamorphic Environment Low to middle grade regional metamorphism along a...

Properties of Schist Physical Thermal

Rocks are rated on the on the Moh s Hardness Scale which rates the rocks on the scale from 1 to 10 Rocks with hardness 1-3 are soft rocks from 3-6 are medium hardness rocks and 6-10 are hard rocks The hardness of Schist is 35-4 whereas its compressive strength is Not Available Streak is the color of rock when it is crushed or powdered...

Metamorphic Rocks and the Rock Cycle

Foliated Rocks Schist Schist exhibits schistosity which is formed by the alignment of platy medium- to coarse-grained minerals formed under moderate-to high-grade metamorphic conditions Schists are primarily composed of silicate minerals such as mica muscovite and biotite quartz and feldspar...

Shale vs Schist

Shale is a fine-grained sedimentary rock which is formed by the compaction of silt and clay-size mineral particl Schist is a medium grade metamorphic rock with medium to large flat sheet like grains in a preferred orientation These rocks are composed of many distinct minerals The process of formation of rocks is different for various rocks...

Interesting Schist Rock Facts

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Staurolite schist

staurolite schist - width 34 cm UK Virtual Microscope The United Kingdom Virtual Microscope UKVM collection consists of igneous sedimentary and metamorphic rocks from around the UK It is intended as a teaching resource helping to tell the story of the common rock types and how they form and reflecting the history of the UK at the...

Sillimanite kyanite schist

The rock was collected in Glen Doll Angus Tayside Scotland In thin section the rock fabric is dominated by muscovite and biotite micas intergrown with quartz and feldspars The thin section also contains abundant kyanite distinguished by its high relief and dominant length parallel cleavage and sillimanite characterised by slightly lower...

Geological Society

The rocks in the foreground are mica schists which also form much of the Scottish Highlands in the background The original rocks were laid down as sediments on an ancient sea floor over 500 million years ago They were later caught up in the continental collision that formed the Caledonian mountains about 100 million years later...

Black Mica Schist

Black Mica Schist is a kind of black schist quarried in Australia This stone is especially good for Wall and floor applications roof tiles mosaic fountains pool and wall capping stairs window sills and other design projects Black Mica Schist can be processed into Sawn cut Honed Natural Split river worn feature rocks and so on...

Geologic units containing Mica schist

mica schist - Gray to green fine-grained thinly bedded schist consisting of muscovite biotite chlorite and quartz Locally contains think beds of quartzite marble and amphibolite Includes rock mapped formerly as mica schist of Bristol chlorite-biotite schist of Tiverton and mica-chlorite schist...

Facts about Schists Actforlibrariorg

Schist with their layers of intermixed minerals such as quartz garnet and mica can be very attractive rocks with impressive amounts of shine Muscovite mica schist for instance is pearlized reflective and somewhat transparent Schists are often used in jewelry and other types of artwork...

The Glories of Garnet Mica Schist

Jul 20 2013 0183 32 People the only thing that beats out garnet mica schist in my list of favorite rocks is blueschist Finding a bank absolutely full of it floated my boat in a big way Of course I didn t take...

ALEX STREKEISEN

Alex Strekeisen - I vetrini della mia fantasia Chloritoid ottrelite - Fe 2 Mg Mn 2 Al 4 Si 2 O 10 OH 4 Chloritoid Named in 1837 by Gustav Rose for the visual similarity to chlorite-group minerals is a silicate mineral of metamorphic origin...

Hard Schist Crusher Machine

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82 Metamorphic Rock Identification

Aug 11 2020 0183 32 Other kinds of metamorphic rock are named for the kinds of minerals present the size of the grains and other textur For example mica schist has very thin layers of mica and garnet gneiss pronounced like nice has garnet crystals in thick layers of quartz and feldspar...

Schist Rock Properties Formation Occurrence and Uses

Schist and slate are very similar in that they are made from the same rock types except it is subjected to more heat and pressure It is often referred to as schistosity because of its large mica flak Large crystals cause schist rocks to reflect lots of light which gives it a very shiny appearance...

The Wissahickon Our Rock Formations are the SCHIST

May 10 2014 0183 32 Schist is a class of metamorphic rocks that has strong usually thin and often irregular layering created by planar mineral grains that grew in the rock in response to high temperature and pressure Wissahickon Schist was used as a building material because of its attractiveness up until the early twentieth century...

EISCO Mica Garnet Schist Specimen Metamorphic Rock

A metamorphic rock that has undergone moderate levels of alteration schist is good for demonstrating the effect of metamorphism on various minerals Mica for example becomes silvery and opaque Schist is also a great rock for demonstrating foliation making it useful for lessons on metamorphic rock properties classification and identification...

Garnet Schist Metamorphic Rock

Garnet Schist is a gray silvery metamorphic rock with shinylayers and included garnet crystals Schist was originally a clayey rock andremains mostly fine-grained An information card with details on the rock formation mineral content characteristics and uses is included Typical samples sizesare generally 1-2 inches in length or width but...

Schist Happens Get to Know This Brilliant Stone

Sep 28 2017 0183 32 Get your schist together Tuff schist Tuff is a rock made of volcanic ash This rock is a piece of schist You get the idea Geologists have a hard time resisting third-grade humor Puns aside schist is a metamorphic rock that is made mostly of mica minerals and has grains that are large enough to see with the naked eye...

Biotite schist Biotite schist 36 centimeters across at

Biotite schist 36 centimeters across at its widest Metamorphic rocks result from intense alteration of any previously existing rocks by heat and/or pressure and/or chemical change This can happen as a result of regional metamorphism large-scale tectonic events such as continental collision or subduction burial metamorphism super-deep burial contact metamorphism by the heat...

What Are Schist Rocks Geology Lesson 3

Dec 08 2018 0183 32 What are schists rocks a quick geology video explaining what they are and how they are formed Schists are often found associated with quartz and can host v...

Metamorphic Rocks thin sections

Rock with quartz garnet hornblende muscovite Schist from the Col de l Iseran Alps France Hornblende other sample Calc-Schist fromTermignon Alps France Phosphate biotite and chlorite from Portugal Rosenbushite Eckermanite aegirine from Sweden Biotite and chlorite France Pyrénées Lazurite from Afghanistan...

Schist Facts for Kids KidzSearch

The schists are a group of metamorphic rocks which have lamellar plate-like minerals such as micas chlorite talc hornblende graphite and others Quartz often occurs in drawn-out grains so that a form called quartz schist is produced By definition schist contains more than 50 platy and elongated minerals often finely interleaved with quartz and feldspar...

Schist Mineral information data and localiti

A medium-grained strongly-foliated crystalline metamorphic rock formed by dynamic metamorphism that can be readily split into thin flakes or slabs due to the well developed parallelism of more than 50 of the minerals present particularly those of lamellar or elongate prismatic habit eg mica and hornblendeThe mineral composition is not an essential factor in its definition unless...