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Saint Vincent and the Grenadinesi
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Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesCountry

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Mountainous Union Island View North

Union, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
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Union Island from Tobago Cays

Union, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
Area:
389 km2
Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Kingstown24,518 (2016)
Kingstown Park17,994 (2016)
Georgetown1,680 (2016)
Byera Village1,365 (2016)
Biabou1,050 (2016)
Barrouallie1,000 (2016)
Other Languages:
French:
Saint-Vincent-et-les-Grenadines
German:
St. Vincent und die Grenadinen
Italian:
Saint Vincent e Grenadine
Russian:
Сент-Винсент и Гренадины
Simplified Chinese:
圣文森特和格林纳丁斯
Spanish:
San Vicente y las Granadinas
Afrikaans:
St. Vincent en die Grenadines
Albanian:
Shën Vincenti dhe Grenadinet
Arabic:
سانت فنسينت والجرينادينز
Belarusian:
Сент-Вінсент і Грэнадзіны
Bulgarian:
Сейнт Винсент и Гренадини
Catalan:
Saint Vincent i les Grenadines
Czech:
Svatý Vincenc a Grenadiny
Danish:
Saint Vincent og Grenadinerne
Dutch:
Saint Vincent en de Grenadines
Estonian:
Saint Vincent ja Grenadiinid
Farsi/Persian:
سنت وینسنت و گرنادین‌ها
Finnish:
Saint Vincent ja Grenadiinit
Galician:
San Vicente e Granadinas
Greek:
Άγιος Βικέντιος και Γρεναδίνες
Hebrew:
סנט וינסנט והגרנדינים
Hindi:
सन्त विन्सेण्ट और ग्रेनाडाइन्स
Hungarian:
Saint Vincent és a Grenadine-szigetek
Icelandic:
Sankti Vinsent og Grenadíneyjar
Indonesian:
Saint Vincent dan Grenadines
Irish Gaelic:
San Uinseann agus na Greanáidíní
Japanese:
セントビンセント・グレナディーン
Korean:
세인트빈센트 그레나딘
Latvian:
Sentvinsenta un Grenadīnas
Lithuanian:
Sent Vinsentas ir Grenadinai
Macedonian:
Свети Винцент и Гренадини
Norwegian:
Saint Vincent og Grenadinene
Polish:
Saint Vincent i Grenadyny
Portuguese:
São Vicente e Granadinas
Romanian:
Sfântul Vicențiu și Grenadine
Serbian:
Сент Винсент и Гренадини
Slovak:
Svätý Vincent a Grenadíny
Slovenian:
Sveti Vincent in Grenadini
Swahili:
Saint Vincent na Grenadini
Swedish:
Saint Vincent och Grenadinerna
Tagalog:
San Vicente at ang Kagranadinahan
Thai:
เซนต์วินเซนต์และเกรนาดีน
Turkish:
Saint Vincent ve Grenadinler
Ukrainian:
Сент-Вінсент і Гренадини
Vietnamese:
Saint Vincent và Grenadines
Welsh:
Saint Vincent a’r Grenadines


An island nation in the Lesser Antilles chain of the Caribbean Sea.

Comprises the main island of Saint Vincent and the northern two-thirds of the Grenadines.

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12 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Journal of Petrology 10:1721-1764
Augite var: Fassaite
Formula: (Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Reference: AmMin 65:30 (1980)
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Journal of Petrology 10:1721-1764
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Journal of Petrology 10:1721-1764
Edenite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: AmMin 65:30 (1980)
'Hornblende'
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Journal of Petrology 10:1721-1764
Magnesio-hastingsite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
Magnesio-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: AmMin 55:793
Magnetite var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Reference: Journal of Petrology 10:1721-1764
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Journal of Petrology 10:1721-1764
Pargasite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Ph. D'arco, J. Cotten, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 153-159.
Pigeonite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Journal of Petrology 10:1721-1764
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
var: Titaniferous Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
var: Fassaite9.DA.15(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Edenite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Magnesio-hastingsite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Magnesio-hornblende9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Pargasite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Pigeonite9.DA.10(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Pigeonite65.1.1.4(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Edenite66.1.3a.10{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Pargasite66.1.3a.12{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Augite
var: Fassaite
-(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
Magnesio-hastingsite-{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Magnesio-hornblende-☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Magnetite
var: Titaniferous Magnetite
-Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
H Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
O Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
NaSodium
Na Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Na Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Na Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Na Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Mg Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Mg Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Al Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Al Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Si Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Ca Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ca Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ca Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ca Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Pigeonite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe Augite (var: Fassaite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe2+,Al,Fe3+,Ti)[(Si,Al)2O6]
Fe Magnesio-hastingsite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Vincent_and_the_Grenadines
Wikidata ID:Q757

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