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Qilian Asbestos mine, Qilian Co., Haibei, Qinghai, Chinai
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Qilian Asbestos mineMine
Qilian Co.County
HaibeiPrefecture
QinghaiProvince
ChinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 38° 6' North , 100° 7' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


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6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Antigorite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Tossavainen, A., Kotilainen, M., Takahashi, K., Guowei Pan, and Vanhala, E. (2001): Annales of Occupational Hygiene 45(2), 145-152.
'commodity:Asbestos'
Reference: From USGS MRDS database
Chrysotile
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Tossavainen, A., Kotilainen, M., Takahashi, K., Guowei Pan, and Vanhala, E. (2001): Annales of Occupational Hygiene 45(2), 145-152.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Tossavainen, A., Kotilainen, M., Takahashi, K., Guowei Pan, and Vanhala, E. (2001): Annales of Occupational Hygiene 45(2), 145-152.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Tossavainen, A., Kotilainen, M., Takahashi, K., Guowei Pan, and Vanhala, E. (2001): Annales of Occupational Hygiene 45(2), 145-152.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Tossavainen, A., Kotilainen, M., Takahashi, K., Guowei Pan, and Vanhala, E. (2001): Annales of Occupational Hygiene 45(2), 145-152.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Tossavainen, A., Kotilainen, M., Takahashi, K., Guowei Pan, and Vanhala, E. (2001): Annales of Occupational Hygiene 45(2), 145-152.
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Tossavainen, A., Kotilainen, M., Takahashi, K., Guowei Pan, and Vanhala, E. (2001): Annales of Occupational Hygiene 45(2), 145-152.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Antigorite'9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Chrysotile'9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Tremolite'9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Antigorite71.1.2a.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Chrysotile71.1.5.1Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O HematiteFe2O3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O QuartzSiO2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AntigoriteMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si ChrysotileMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4

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