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Ganter valley, Simplon pass area, Brig, Wallis (Valais), Switzerlandi
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Ganter valleyValley
Simplon pass areaArea
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Wallis (Valais)- not defined -
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Name(s) in local language(s):Gantertal, Simplonpassgebiet, Brig, Wallis (Valais), Schweiz (Suisse; Svizzera)
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° 16' 5'' North , 8° 5' 8'' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Locality type:Valley
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
The Alps, EuropeMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

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

15 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Armenite
Formula: BaCa2Al6Si9O30 · 2H2O
Celsian
Formula: Ba(Al2Si2O8)
'Chlorite Group'
Dickite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Ganterite (TL)
Formula: (Ba,Na,K)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Type Locality:
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hematite var: Iron Rose
Formula: Fe2O3
'K Feldspar'
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Margarite
Formula: CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Martinandresite (TL)
Formula: Ba2(Al4Si12O32)·10H2O
Type Locality:
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Barian Muscovite
Formula: (K,Ba)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Zoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Iron Rose4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Armenite9.CM.05BaCa2Al6Si9O30 · 2H2O
Celsian9.FA.30Ba(Al2Si2O8)
Dickite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ganterite (TL)9.EC.15(Ba,Na,K)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Margarite9.EC.30CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Barian Muscovite9.EC.15(K,Ba)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Zoisite9.BG.10{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Martinandresite (TL)-Ba2(Al4Si12O32)·10H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
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)
Zoisite58.2.1b.1{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 63 - CYCLOSILICATES Condensed Rings
Condensed Rings (Milarite - Osumilite group)
Armenite63.2.1b.1BaCa2Al6Si9O30 · 2H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Dickite71.1.1.1Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Margarite71.2.2c.1CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Celsian76.1.1.4Ba(Al2Si2O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Ganterite (TL)-(Ba,Na,K)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Hematite
var: Iron Rose
-Fe2O3
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Martinandresite (TL)-Ba2(Al4Si12O32)·10H2O
Muscovite
var: Barian Muscovite
-(K,Ba)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Ganterite(Ba,Na,K)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MartinandresiteBa2(Al4Si12O32)·10H2O
H ArmeniteBaCa2Al6Si9O30 · 2H2O
H Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Barian Muscovite)(K,Ba)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
OOxygen
O Ganterite(Ba,Na,K)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MartinandresiteBa2(Al4Si12O32)·10H2O
O ArmeniteBaCa2Al6Si9O30 · 2H2O
O Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O CelsianBa(Al2Si2O8)
O Muscovite (var: Barian Muscovite)(K,Ba)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O RutileTiO2
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O HematiteFe2O3
O Hematite (var: Iron Rose)Fe2O3
O MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na Ganterite(Ba,Na,K)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Muscovite (var: Barian Muscovite)(K,Ba)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Ganterite(Ba,Na,K)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MartinandresiteBa2(Al4Si12O32)·10H2O
Al ArmeniteBaCa2Al6Si9O30 · 2H2O
Al Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al CelsianBa(Al2Si2O8)
Al Muscovite (var: Barian Muscovite)(K,Ba)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si Ganterite(Ba,Na,K)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MartinandresiteBa2(Al4Si12O32)·10H2O
Si ArmeniteBaCa2Al6Si9O30 · 2H2O
Si Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si CelsianBa(Al2Si2O8)
Si Muscovite (var: Barian Muscovite)(K,Ba)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si DickiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
KPotassium
K Ganterite(Ba,Na,K)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Barian Muscovite)(K,Ba)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca ArmeniteBaCa2Al6Si9O30 · 2H2O
Ca Zoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Hematite (var: Iron Rose)Fe2O3
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
BaBarium
Ba Ganterite(Ba,Na,K)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Ba MartinandresiteBa2(Al4Si12O32)·10H2O
Ba ArmeniteBaCa2Al6Si9O30 · 2H2O
Ba CelsianBa(Al2Si2O8)
Ba Muscovite (var: Barian Muscovite)(K,Ba)(Al,Mg)2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

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