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Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, UKi
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HuntlyTown
AberdeenshireCouncil Area
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57° 26' 45'' North , 2° 47' 16'' West
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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
British IslesGroup of Islands

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9 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: TREWIN, KNELLER & GILLEN, EXCURSION GUIDE TO THE GEOLOGY OF THE ABERDEEN AREA, Ch 12, pp 152.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Babkine, J. and Conquéré, F. (1968) C. R. Hebd. Seances Acad. Sci. 267, Ser. D, 268.; Livingstone, A. and Macpherson, H.G. (1983) Fifth supplementary list of British minerals (Scottish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 47, n° 342, p. 99-105.
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: BMS Collection
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: Babkine, J. and Conquéré, F. (1968) C. R. Hebd. Seances Acad. Sci. 267, Ser. D, 268.; Livingstone, A. and Macpherson, H.G. (1983) Fifth supplementary list of British minerals (Scottish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 47, n° 342, p. 99-105.
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: BMS Collection
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Babkine, J. and Conquéré, F. (1968) C. R. Hebd. Seances Acad. Sci. 267, Ser. D, 268.; Livingstone, A. and Macpherson, H.G. (1983) Fifth supplementary list of British minerals (Scottish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 47, n° 342, p. 99-105.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: No reference listed
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: No reference listed
Valleriite
Formula: (Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Reference: Babkine, J. and Conquéré, F. (1968) C. R. Hebd. Seances Acad. Sci. 267, Ser. D, 268.; Livingstone, A. and Macpherson, H.G. (1983) Fifth supplementary list of British minerals (Scottish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 47, n° 342, p. 99-105.
Xonotlite
Formula: Ca6(Si6O17)(OH)2
Reference: BMS Collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Valleriite2.FD.30(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Pectolite9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Xonotlite9.DG.35Ca6(Si6O17)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Hydroxysulfides and Hydrated Sulfides
Valleriite2.14.1.1(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Pectolite65.2.1.4aNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Ca-Na subgroup
Xonotlite66.3.1.1Ca6(Si6O17)(OH)2
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
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
H Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O QuartzSiO2
O Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
NaSodium
Na PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
AlAluminium
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca XonotliteCa6(Si6O17)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
NiNickel
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
CuCopper
Cu Valleriite(Fe2+,Cu)4(Mg,Al)3S4(OH,O)6
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2

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Babkine, J. and Conquéré, F. (1968) C. R. Hebd. Seances Acad. Sci. 267, Ser. D, 268.
Livingstone, A. and Macpherson, H.G. (1983) Fifth supplementary list of British minerals (Scottish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 47, n° 342, p. 99-105.

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