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Hobart city, Tasmania, Australiai
Regional Level Types
Hobart cityCity
TasmaniaState
AustraliaCountry

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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Hobart216,656 (2017)
Sandy Bay11,334 (2015)
New Town5,870 (2015)
Dynnyrne1,481 (2015)
Ridgeway267 (2015)


The capital and largest city in Tasmania

A municipality, part of the greater Hobart city, west of the Derwent River

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baddeleyite
Formula: ZrO2
Description: Small inclusions in granophyric dolerite
Reference: Sebastian Meffre, pers comm
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Chabazite'
Reference: Martins da Pedra collection
Chabazite-Ca
Formula: (Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Reference: Bottrill, R. S., Baker, W. E., 2008, A catalogue of the minerals of Tasmania. Bulletin Geological Survey Tasmania 73
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Bottrill and Baker, 2008, Catalogue of Minerals of Tasmania
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Bottrill, R. S., Baker, W. E., 2008, A catalogue of the minerals of Tasmania. Bulletin Geological Survey Tasmania 73
Nontronite
Formula: Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Reference: Bottrill, R. S., Baker, W. E., 2008, A catalogue of the minerals of Tasmania. Bulletin Geological Survey Tasmania 73
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Bottrill & Baker (in prep) Catalogue of minerals of Tasmania
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: Bottrill & Baker (in prep) Catalogue of minerals of Tasmania
Quartz var: Carnelian
Reference: Bottrill & Baker (in prep) Catalogue of minerals of Tasmania
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Bottrill & Baker (in prep) Catalogue of minerals of Tasmania
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Bottrill, R. S., Baker, W. E., 2008, A catalogue of the minerals of Tasmania. Bulletin Geological Survey Tasmania 73
Vesuvianite
Formula: Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Reference: Bottrill and Baker, 2008, Catalogue of Minerals of Tasmania
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Bottrill and Baker, 2008, Catalogue of Minerals of Tasmania
Zirconolite
Formula: CaZrTi2O7
Description: Small inclusions in granophyric dolerite
Reference: Sebastian Meffre, pers comm

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Baddeleyite4.DE.35ZrO2
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Carnelian4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Zirconolite4.DH.30CaZrTi2O7
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Chabazite-Ca9.GD.10(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Nontronite9.EC.40Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Vesuvianite9.BG.35Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chabazite'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Baddeleyite4.4.14.1ZrO2
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
Zirconolite8.2.5.5CaZrTi2O7
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
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)
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1Ca19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Nontronite71.3.1a.3Na0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Chabazite-Ca77.1.2.1(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chabazite'-
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Carnelian-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
H NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O CalciteCaCO3
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
O NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
O BaddeleyiteZrO2
O ZirconoliteCaZrTi2O7
O QuartzSiO2
NaSodium
Na NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
AlAluminium
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Al NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
SiSilicon
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Si NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
KPotassium
K Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
CaCalcium
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca Chabazite-Ca(Ca,K2,Na2)2[Al2Si4O12]2 · 12H2O
Ca ZirconoliteCaZrTi2O7
TiTitanium
Ti ZirconoliteCaZrTi2O7
FeIron
Fe VesuvianiteCa19Fe3+Al4(Al6Mg2)(☐4)☐[Si2O7]4[(SiO4)10]O(OH)9
Fe NontroniteNa0.3Fe2((Si,Al)4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
ZrZirconium
Zr BaddeleyiteZrO2
Zr ZirconoliteCaZrTi2O7

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