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Madiaomby pegmatite, Marotsipoy, Anjozorobe, Analamanga, Madagascari
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Madiaomby pegmatitePegmatite
MarotsipoyCommune
AnjozorobeDistrict
AnalamangaRegion
MadagascarCountry

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Name in Malagasy:Madiaomby, Kaominin'i Marotsipoy, Distrikan' Anjozorobe, Faritr' Analamanga, Madagasikara
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 17° South , 47° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~26km
Locality type:Pegmatite
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


A pegmatite worked for gem beryl.

Regions containing this locality

Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)Tectonic Plate
Antananarivo Province, MadagascarProvince (Abolished)

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4 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Michel Arliguie collection & photo (photo id 898823), old collection
'Monazite'
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
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
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Monazite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Monazite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O HematiteFe2O3
AlAluminium
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
MnManganese
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3

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


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