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Carbis Bay sands, Carbis Bay, St Ives, Cornwall, England, UKi
Regional Level Types
Carbis Bay sands- not defined -
Carbis BayBay
St IvesCivil Parish
CornwallCounty
EnglandConstituent Country
UKCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 11' 55'' North , 5° 27' 41'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
UK National Grid Reference:
SW530390
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
St Ives9,966 (2017)2.1km
Uny Lelant1,056 (2017)2.3km
Hayle8,210 (2017)3.3km
Marazion1,294 (2017)8.2km
Leedstown267 (2017)8.7km


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Description: Variety - Wood Tin
Reference: Bernie Millington 2011
Cassiterite var: Wood Tin
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Bernie Millington
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
Corundum var: Sapphire
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Goley, P. and Williams R. (1995) Cornish Mineral Reference Manual. Endsleigh Publications
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Rudler, F.W. (1905): A Handbook to a Collection of the Minerals of the British Islands, Mostly Selected from the Ludlam Collection. HMSO Publications (London), 241 pp.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
var: Wood Tin4.DB.05SnO2
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Sapphire4.CB.05Al2O3
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Cassiterite
var: Wood Tin
-SnO2
Corundum
var: Sapphire
-Al2O3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Cassiterite (var: Wood Tin)SnO2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O CorundumAl2O3
AlAluminium
Al Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
Al CorundumAl2O3
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn Cassiterite (var: Wood Tin)SnO2

Geochronology

Geologic TimeRocks, Minerals and Events
Phanerozoic
 Paleozoic
  Permian
   Guadalupian
ⓘ Major polymetallic mineralization~270 MaCornwall, England, UK
   Cisuralian
ⓘ Porphyry dikes intruded (latest age)~275 MaCornwall, England, UK
ⓘ Greisenization (latest age)~280 MaCornwall, England, UK
ⓘ Porphyry dikes intruded (earliest age)~280 MaCornwall, England, UK
ⓘ Formation of metallized pegmatites~285 MaCornwall, England, UK
ⓘ Greisenization (earliest age)~285 MaCornwall, England, UK
ⓘ Emplacement of major plutons~295 MaCornwall, England, UK

Other Regions, Features and Areas containing this locality

British IslesGroup of Islands
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
UK

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