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Kimmeria, Xanthi, East Macedonia and Thrace, Greecei
Regional Level Types
Kimmeria- not defined -
XanthiRegional Unit
East Macedonia and ThraceAdministrative Region
GreeceCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° North , 24° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~29km
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


Molybdenite skarn deposit.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Rhodope Mts, Bulgaria/GreeceMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Van King
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Ch. Spirom. & Greekrocks.com
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Van King
'Ferro-Actinolite-Tremolite Series'
Reference: Gilbert Gauthier specimen
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Triantafyllos Soldatos.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Ch. Spirom. & Greekrocks.com
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Walenta, K. and Pantzartzis, P. (1969): The molybdenite deposit of Kimmeria, Xanthi, northern Greece. Erzmetall, 22, 272-278; Christian Bracke Collection.
Powellite
Formula: Ca(MoO4)
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Triantafyllos Soldatos.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Powellite7.GA.05Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Ferro-Actinolite-Tremolite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Powellite48.1.2.2Ca(MoO4)
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
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)
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=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Ferro-Actinolite-Tremolite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O PowelliteCa(MoO4)
O QuartzSiO2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CaCalcium
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca PowelliteCa(MoO4)
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu CovelliteCuS
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
Mo PowelliteCa(MoO4)
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)

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Walenta, K. and Pantzartzis, P. (1969): The molybdenite deposit of Kimmeria, Xanthi, northern Greece. Erzmetall, 22, 272-278.

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