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Lake Gairdner - Gawler Ranges area, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australiai
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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude: 34° South , 136° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~160km
Locality type:Area


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8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Reference: Crooks, A.F. and Abbot, P.J.(2003). Corundum in South Australia. Report Book 2003/3. PIRSA (Mine Department)
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Crooks, A.F. and Abbot, P.J.(2003). Corundum in South Australia. Report Book 2003/3. PIRSA (Mine Department)
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Crooks, A.F. and Abbot, P.J.(2003). Corundum in South Australia. Report Book 2003/3. PIRSA (Mine Department)
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Gee, L.C.E. & Brown, H.Y.L., (1908), Record of The Mines of South Australia, 4th ed., Government Printer, Adelaide, South Australia.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Gee, L.C.E. & Brown, H.Y.L., (1908), Record of The Mines of South Australia, 4th ed., Government Printer, Adelaide, South Australia.
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: Crooks, A.F. and Abbot, P.J.(2003). Corundum in South Australia. Report Book 2003/3. PIRSA (Mine Department)
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Crooks, A.F. and Abbot, P.J.(2003). Corundum in South Australia. Report Book 2003/3. PIRSA (Mine Department)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Sapphirine
Formula: Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Reference: Crooks, A.F. and Abbot, P.J.(2003). Corundum in South Australia. Report Book 2003/3. PIRSA (Mine Department)
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Crooks, A.F. and Abbot, P.J.(2003). Corundum in South Australia. Report Book 2003/3. PIRSA (Mine Department)
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Crooks, A.F. and Abbot, P.J.(2003). Corundum in South Australia. Report Book 2003/3. PIRSA (Mine Department)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Sapphirine9.DH.45Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with P>2
Sapphirine69.2.1b.1Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O CorundumAl2O3
O SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
MgMagnesium
Mg SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
AlAluminium
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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Crooks, A.F. and Abbot, P.J.(2003). Corundum in South Australia. Report Book 2003/3. PIRSA (Mine Department)

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