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Gamba Hill, Busiiro Co. (Bushiro Co.), Wakiso District, Central Region, Ugandai
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Gamba HillHill
Busiiro Co. (Bushiro Co.)County
Wakiso DistrictDistrict
Central RegionRegion
UgandaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
0° 30' North , 32° 10' East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~0km
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Pegmatite in S.W. Uganda.
(Formerly in Buganda Province.)

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Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)Tectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bismutotantalite (TL)
Formula: Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Type Locality:
Reference: Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 65
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 65
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 65
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Anthony, J. W. et al. (1997): Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, 65

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Bismutotantalite (TL)4.DE.30Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
ABO4
Bismutotantalite (TL)8.1.6.3Bi(Ta,Nb)O4
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
BBoron
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O BismutotantaliteBi(Ta,Nb)O4
O CassiteriteSnO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
TaTantalum
Ta BismutotantaliteBi(Ta,Nb)O4
BiBismuth
Bi BismutotantaliteBi(Ta,Nb)O4

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