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Lonavale (Lonavala), Pune District, Maharashtra, Indiai
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Lonavale (Lonavala)- not defined -
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
18° 43' 57'' North , 73° 26' 2'' East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~0km
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5 quarries are found within 5 km of Lonavala: The Shah quarry, the Mittal quarry, the Hazare quarry, the Dharmendra quarry, the Palekar quarry and the Lonavala quarry.

Regions containing this locality

AsiaContinent
Indian Plate (India Plate)Tectonic Plate
Deccan Traps, IndiaLarge Igneous Province

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12 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Cavansite
Formula: Ca(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
Reference: Praszkier, T. & Siuda, R. (2007): The Lonavala Quarry, Pune District, Maharashtra, India. Mineralogical Record 38: 185-189
Epistilbite
Formula: CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Reference: No reference listed
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Reference: Praszkier, T. & Siuda, R. (2007): The Lonavala Quarry, Pune District, Maharashtra, India. Mineralogical Record 38: 185-189
Gyrolite
Formula: NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
Heulandite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Reference: Praszkier, T. & Siuda, R. (2007): The Lonavala Quarry, Pune District, Maharashtra, India. Mineralogical Record 38: 185-189
Mesolite
Formula: Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Reference: Praszkier, T. & Siuda, R. (2007): The Lonavala Quarry, Pune District, Maharashtra, India. Mineralogical Record 38: 185-189
Mordenite
Formula: (Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Habit: "Cotton ball" aggregates
Reference: Praszkier, T. & Siuda, R. (2007): The Lonavala Quarry, Pune District, Maharashtra, India. Mineralogical Record 38: 185-189
Pentagonite
Formula: Ca(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
Reference: Praszkier, T. & Siuda, R. (2007): The Lonavala Quarry, Pune District, Maharashtra, India. Mineralogical Record 38: 185-189
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Praszkier, T. & Siuda, R. (2007): The Lonavala Quarry, Pune District, Maharashtra, India. Mineralogical Record 38: 185-189
Stilbite-Ca
Formula: NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Reference: Praszkier, T. & Siuda, R. (2007): The Lonavala Quarry, Pune District, Maharashtra, India. Mineralogical Record 38: 185-189

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Cavansite9.EA.50Ca(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
Epistilbite9.GD.45CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Fluorapophyllite-(K)9.EA.15KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Gyrolite9.EE.30NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Heulandite-Ca9.GE.05(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Mesolite9.GA.05Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Mordenite9.GD.35(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Pentagonite9.EA.55Ca(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Stilbite-Ca9.GE.10NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Fluorapophyllite-(K)72.3.1.1KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Group 73 - PHYLLOSILICATES Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets
Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets with double and single layers
Gyrolite73.2.2c.1NaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Cavansite74.3.7.1Ca(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
Pentagonite74.3.7.2Ca(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Epistilbite77.1.6.2CaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Heulandite-Ca77.1.4.1(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Mesolite77.1.5.4Na2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Mordenite77.1.6.1(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
Stilbite-Ca77.1.4.3NaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
H GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
H Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
H CavansiteCa(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
H Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
H PentagoniteCa(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
H Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
H Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
O GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
O Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
O CavansiteCa(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
O Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
O PentagoniteCa(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
O Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
O Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
FFluorine
F Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
NaSodium
Na MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Na GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Na Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Na Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Na Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
AlAluminium
Al MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Al GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Al Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Al Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Al Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Si GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Si Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Si CavansiteCa(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
Si Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Si PentagoniteCa(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
Si Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Si Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
KPotassium
K Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
K Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca MesoliteNa2Ca2Si9Al6O30 · 8H2O
Ca GyroliteNaCa16Si23AlO60(OH)8 · 14H2O
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca EpistilbiteCaAl2Si6O16 · 5H2O
Ca Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Ca CavansiteCa(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
Ca Heulandite-Ca(Ca,Na)5(Si27Al9)O72 · 26H2O
Ca PentagoniteCa(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
Ca Stilbite-CaNaCa4[Al9Si27O72] · nH2O
Ca Mordenite(Na2,Ca,K2)4(Al8Si40)O96 · 28H2O
VVanadium
V CavansiteCa(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O
V PentagoniteCa(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2O

References

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Praszkier, T. & Siuda, R. (2007): The Lonavala Quarry, Pune District, Maharashtra, India. Mineralogical Record 38: 185-189
Ottens, B. (2011): Aktuelle Mineralfunde aus dem indischen Dekkan-Trapp. Lapis. 36 (10), 29-38

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