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Malmberget, Gällivare, Norrbotten County, Swedeni
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Malmberget, Gällivare, Norrbotten County, Sweden
Simplified geological map Malmberget and surrounding areas

Malmberget, Gällivare, Norrbotten County, Sweden
simplified geological map over Malmberget

Malmberget, Gällivare, Norrbotten County, Sweden
Simplified geological map Malmberget and surrounding areas

Malmberget, Gällivare, Norrbotten County, Sweden
simplified geological map over Malmberget

Malmberget, Gällivare, Norrbotten County, Sweden
Simplified geological map Malmberget and surrounding areas

Malmberget, Gällivare, Norrbotten County, Sweden
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
67° 4' 21'' North , 20° 57' 26'' East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~0km
Köppen climate type:


From West; Johan, Välkomman, Linné, Baron, Hermelin, Skåne, Josefin, Uppland, Lars, Vulkan, Tingvallskulle (Northernmost), Alliansen, Dennewitz, Vitåfors, Riddarstolpe, Koskullskulle (Easternmost), Parta, Fredrika, Fabian, Kapten (Southernmost), Kungen.
See geological map & sublocalities.

Regions containing this locality

Lappland Province, SwedenProvince (Historical)
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Fennoscandian ShieldShield
ScandinaviaRegion

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45 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Lund, C. (2009): Mineralogy, chemistry and textureproperties of the Malmberget iron deposit. Luleå Univ of Techn. ISBN 97891 86233 15 0.
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Allanite Group'
Formula: {A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85; Romer, R. L. (1996). U Pb systematics of stilbite-bearing low-temperature mineral assemblages from the Malmberget iron ore, northern Sweden. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 60(11), 1951-1961.
'Apophyllite'
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
'Asbestos'
Reference: Lorin, T. & Sandström, F. (2014): Malmbergets geologi och mineralogi. Litofilen. 31 (4), 18-35
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Found and analyzed by Aksel Österlöf ; Lorin, T. & Sandström, F. (2014): Malmbergets geologi och mineralogi. Litofilen. 31 (4), 18-35
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Flink, G. (1924): Bidrag till Malmbergsgruvornas och Kiirunavaaras mineralogi. Vetenskapliga och praktiska undersökningar i Lappland. Lapplandsgruvornas Mineralogi. no. 7. Stockholm
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85; Romer, R. L. (1996). U Pb systematics of stilbite-bearing low-temperature mineral assemblages from the Malmberget iron ore, northern Sweden. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 60(11), 1951-1961.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85; Romer, R. L. (1996). U Pb systematics of stilbite-bearing low-temperature mineral assemblages from the Malmberget iron ore, northern Sweden. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 60(11), 1951-1961.
'Chabazite'
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
'Chlorite Group'
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Description: var. chalcotrichite
Cuprite var: Chalcotrichite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: found and analyzed by Aksel Österlöf.; my own coll no 2582- pic posted
Datolite
Formula: CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: found and analyzed by Aksel Österlöf.; Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Ferro-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Martins da Pedra collection
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Flink, G. (1924): Bidrag till Malmbergsgruvornas och Kiirunavaaras mineralogi. Vetenskapliga och praktiska undersökningar i Lappland. Lapplandsgruvornas Mineralogi. no. 7. Stockholm
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Aksel Österlöf collection
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2001) 32:249
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
'Hornblende'
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Lorin, T. & Sandström, F. (2014): Malmbergets geologi och mineralogi. Litofilen. 31 (4), 18-35
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Lorin, T. & Sandström, F. (2014): Malmbergets geologi och mineralogi. Litofilen. 31 (4), 18-35
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
'Mica Group'
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
'Monazite'
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85; Romer, R. L. (1996). U-Pb systematics of stilbite-bearing low-temperature mineral assemblages from the Malmberget iron ore, northern Sweden. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 60(11), 1951-1961.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Lorin, T. & Sandström, F. (2014): Malmbergets geologi och mineralogi. Litofilen. 31 (4), 18-35
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Bergeat, A. (1914): Nontronit von Gellivare (Lappland). Centralblatt für Mineralogie, Geologie und Paläontologie. 1914, 105-108
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
'Pyroxene Group'
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
'Scapolite'
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Stellerite
Formula: Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
'Stilbite subgroup'
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85; Romer, R. L. (1996). U Pb systematics of stilbite-bearing low-temperature mineral assemblages from the Malmberget iron ore, northern Sweden. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 60(11), 1951-1961.
Thaumasite
Formula: Ca3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Description: Occur as very thin, milky white needles forming a "blanket" on gypsum specimens (AÖ coll) and stilbite specimens (NRM collection-Stockholm)
Reference: Xray; Curator J.Langhof, Museum of Natural History (NRM) Stockholm; Thorin, L. (1989). Mineralnotiser. Stuffen (Medlemsblad för Södertörn Amatörgeologiska Sällskap). Nr 38, 11.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85; Romer, R. L. (1996). U Pb systematics of stilbite-bearing low-temperature mineral assemblages from the Malmberget iron ore, northern Sweden. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 60(11), 1951-1961.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85
Tremolite ?
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Hède
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Reference: Lyckberg, P. (2006): The Malmberget iron mine, Sweden- A world class mineral locality. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 75-85

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
var: Chalcotrichite4.AA.10Cu2O
Diaspore4.FD.10AlO(OH)
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Thaumasite7.DG.15Ca3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Mottramite8.BH.40PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Allanite-(Ce)9.BG.05b{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Datolite9.AJ.20CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ferro-hornblende9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Harmotome9.GC.10(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nontronite9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Stellerite9.GE.15Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Tremolite ?9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Vermiculite9.EC.50Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Apophyllite'-
'Asbestos'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chabazite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Mica Group'-
'Monazite'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Scapolite'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Diaspore6.1.1.1AlO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 32 - COMPOUND SULFATES
Hydrated Compound Sulfates containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Thaumasite32.4.4.4Ca3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Mottramite41.5.2.2PbCu(VO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 54 - NESOSILICATES Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates
Borosilicates and Some Beryllosilicates with B in [4] coordination
Datolite54.2.1a.1CaB(SiO4)(OH)
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Allanite-(Ce)58.2.1a.1{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite ?66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite71.2.1.1Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Vermiculite71.2.2d.3Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Nontronite71.3.1a.3Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Harmotome77.1.3.5(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Stellerite77.1.4.4Ca4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Allanite Group'-{A12+REE3+}{M3+2M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Apophyllite'-
'Asbestos'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chabazite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Cuprite
var: Chalcotrichite
-Cu2O
'Feldspar Group'-
Ferro-hornblende-☐{Ca2}{Fe2+4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Hornblende'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Mica Group'-
'Monazite'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Pyroxene Group'-
'Scapolite'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
H DiasporeAlO(OH)
H Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
H VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
BBoron
B DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C GraphiteC
C ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
OOxygen
O Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O CorundumAl2O3
O DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
O DiasporeAlO(OH)
O Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O HematiteFe2O3
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O RutileTiO2
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O CupriteCu2O
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O Cuprite (var: Chalcotrichite)Cu2O
O BaryteBaSO4
O ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F FluoriteCaF2
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Na NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al DiasporeAlO(OH)
Al Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Al VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Allanite Group{A12+REE3+}{M23+M32+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
Si Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
SSulfur
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S BaryteBaSO4
S ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca DatoliteCaB(SiO4)(OH)
Ca Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Ca StelleriteCa4(Si28Al8)O72 · 28H2O
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca ThaumasiteCa3(SO4)[Si(OH)6](CO3) · 12H2O
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
VVanadium
V MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Ferro-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Fe42+Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CopperCu
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu Cuprite (var: Chalcotrichite)Cu2O
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
BaBarium
Ba Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Ba BaryteBaSO4
CeCerium
Ce Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
PbLead
Pb MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)

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