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Faísca claim, Padre Paraíso, Minas Gerais, Brazili
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Minas Gerais- not defined -
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Name(s) in local language(s):Mineração Faísca
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude: 17° South , 42° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~118km
Locality type:Claim


Alluvial producer of cat's eye chrysoberyl, topaz and aquamarine, owned as of 2008 by Mr. Junior Duarte.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: (pers. comm., mine owner Mr. Junior Duarte)
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: (pers. comm., mine owner Mr. Junior Duarte)
Chrysoberyl
Formula: BeAl2O4
Reference: (pers. comm., mine owner Mr. Junior Duarte)
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: (pers. comm., mine owner Mr. Junior Duarte)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chrysoberyl4.BA.05BeAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chrysoberyl7.2.9.1BeAl2O4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Aquamarine-Be3Al2Si6O18

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
OOxygen
O ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
FFluorine
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
AlAluminium
Al ChrysoberylBeAl2O4
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)

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