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Los Monges Islands (Los Monjes Islands; Los Monjes Archipelago; Monk's Island), Federal Dependencies, Venezuelai
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Los Monges Islands (Los Monjes Islands; Los Monjes Archipelago; Monk's Island)Group of Islands
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
12° 25' 18'' North , 70° 53' 5'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Group of Islands


A group of small islands (keys) in the Caribbean Sea off the Gulf of Maracaibo.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Monetite
Formula: Ca(HPO4)
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 661.; American Mineralogist 28:215-232
Whitlockite
Formula: Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pp.: 661, 686.; American Mineralogist 28:215-232

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Monetite8.AD.10Ca(HPO4)
Whitlockite8.AC.45Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 37 - ANHYDROUS ACID PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES AND VANADATES
Miscellaneous
Monetite37.1.1.1Ca(HPO4)
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
(AB)3(XO4)2
Whitlockite38.3.4.1Ca9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MonetiteCa(HPO4)
H WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
OOxygen
O MonetiteCa(HPO4)
O WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
MgMagnesium
Mg WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
PPhosphorus
P MonetiteCa(HPO4)
P WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)
CaCalcium
Ca MonetiteCa(HPO4)
Ca WhitlockiteCa9Mg(PO4)6(HPO4)

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Palache, C., Berman, H., Frondel, C. (1951) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York, 7th edition, revised and enlarged, 1124 pages: 661.

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Los_Monjes_Archipelago
Wikidata ID:Q1243835

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