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Kamolandy, Andriba, Maevatanana, Betsiboka, Madagascari
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KamolandyPegmatite
AndribaCommune
MaevatananaDistrict
BetsibokaRegion
MadagascarCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
17° 31' 1'' South , 46° 58' 23'' East
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Name(s) in local language(s):
Kamolandy, Kaominin' Andriba, Distrikan'i Maevatanana, Faritr'i Betsiboka, Faritanin'i Mahajanga, Madagasikara


A pegmatite situated ca 65 km south of the town Maevatanana, North of Andriba close to the Route Nationale 4 (RN 4), close to the village/fokotany of Kamolandy.

Coordinates given are for the village (reference: Institut National de Géodesie et Cartographie: Carte de Madagasikara 1:50:000, 6: Toamasina).

Regions containing this locality

Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)Tectonic Plate
Mahajanga Province (Majunga), MadagascarProvince

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2 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Description: As an alteration product after rutile
Reference: Behier, J. (1960): Contribution á la mineralogie de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar XXIX, Tananarive, p.15
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
OOxygen
O AnataseTiO2
O RutileTiO2
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
AlAluminium
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
SiSilicon
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2

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Behier, J. (1963) Carte minéralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871.


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