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Lefkopetra, Xanthi, East Macedonia and Thrace, Greecei
Regional Level Types
Lefkopetra- not defined -
XanthiRegional Unit
East Macedonia and ThraceAdministrative Region
GreeceCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Lefkopetra, Nomos Xanthis, Thrachi, Voreios Ellas
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 41° North , 24° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~39km
Köppen climate type:Csb : Warm-summer Mediterranean climate


A contact metamorphic zone that covers the area North of Xanthi city, and near Kimmeria village and Lefkopetra village. Minerals found there are quartz, garnets, epidote, limonite, calcite, etc.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Rhodope Mts, Bulgaria/GreeceMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Anastasios Tsinidis collection
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Anastasios Tsinidis collection
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Anastasios Tsinidis collection
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Anastasios Tsinidis collection
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Anastasios Tsinidis collection
'Scapolite'
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Christian Bracke Collection.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O CalciteCaCO3
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)

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