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Emmonite

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Formula:
(Sr,Ca)CO3
A variety of Strontianite

A calcian (calcium-bearing) strontianite. This variety is not uncommon - strontianite very often contains minor calcium.

Originally reported from Großkogel Mt., St Gertraudi, Brixlegg - Rattenberg, Brixlegg - Schwaz area, Inn valley, North Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria and Kleinkogel Mt., St Gertraudi, Brixlegg - Rattenberg, Brixlegg - Schwaz area, Inn valley, North Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria.

Classification of Emmonite

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Chemical Properties of Emmonite

Formula:
(Sr,Ca)CO3
Essential elements:
All elements listed in formula:

Other Names for Emmonite

Name in Other Languages:
Simplified Chinese:钙菱锶矿
Spanish:Emmonita

Other Information

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

References for Emmonite

Reference List:
Thomson (1836) Records of General Science, London: 3: 415.

Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: Halides, Nitrates, Borates, Carbonates, Sulfates, Phosphates, Arsenates, Tungstates, Molybdates, Etc. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged: 196.

Internet Links for Emmonite

Localities for Emmonite

map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.
(TL) indicates type locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) indicates first recorded locality for everything else. ? indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. All other localities listed without reference should be considered as uncertain and unproven until references can be found.
Austria
 
  • Styria
    • Köflach
      • Voitsberg
        • Stallhofen
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
    • Mariazell
      • Niederalpl
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993); Gerald Gesselbauer (06.2010); Taucher, J. & Postl, W. (1991)
  • Tyrol
    • North Tyrol
      • Inn valley
        • Brixlegg - Schwaz area
          • Brixlegg - Rattenberg
            • St Gertraudi
A. Cathrein: Zeitschr. f. Kryst. (1888)
A. Cathrein: Zeitschr. f. Kryst. (1888)
          • Schwaz
            • Falkenstein District
Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
Lapis 19(7/8):13-78 (1994)
China
 
  • Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
    • Baotou League (Baotou Prefecture)
      • Bayan Obo Mining District
        • Bayan Obo
          • Bayan Obo deposit (Bayun-Obo deposit; Baiyunebo deposit)
Youbin Liang, Zhonglong Xu, and Zhiyin Hu (1981): Geology and Prospecting 17(9), 29-33
Croatia
 
  • Gorski kotar
Siftar, D., Sinkovec, B. (1973) Pojave celestina i kalciostroncijanita kod Mrzlih Vodica u Gorskom Kotaru. Geol. Vjesnik, Vol. 25, pg. 237-244.
Czech Republic
 
  • Moravia (Mähren; Maehren)
    • Moravia-Silesia Region
      • Příbor
Jirásek, J., Skupien, P., Matýsek, D. (2013): Stroncianit z obchvatu města Příbor (Morava, Česká republika). Acta Mus. Morav., Sci. geol., 98, 1, 49–57.
New Zealand
 
  • South Island
    • West Coast (Westland)
      • Burke River
Mineralogical Magazine 1996 60 : 473-482
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Prebaikalia (Pribaikal'e)
      • Irkutskaya Oblast'
        • Vitim Plateau
          • Biraya and Bya Rivers confluence area (Chara Basin)
            • Biraya Fe-REE ore occurrence
Pavel M. Kartashov data
Vietnam
 
  • Lai Chau Province
    • Phong Tho District
      • Mt Fansipan
Feldman l.G., Sarkisyan S.Sh., Boriskin V.P., Purusova S.P., Nguen Van Hoai, Chin Suan Ben (1987) Crystalline beckelite from Nam Se deposit (Northern Vietnam), - Mineralogicheskiy Zhurnal, v.9, N1, pp. 78-86 (in Rus.)
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