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Utsugiono, Ube City, Yamaguchi, Japani
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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 33° North , 131° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~26km
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate

Metasomatic syenite.

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4 valid minerals.

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Formula: Na(CaNa)(Mg4Fe3+)(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: MURAKAMI, Nobuhide (1964) Ferroedenite and Ferrorichterite in the Metasomatic Syenites from Utsugiono, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan. Journal of the Japanese Association of Mineralogists, Petrologists and Economic Geologists, 51, 3, 77-87.
Formula: {Na}{CaNa}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: MURAKAMI, Nobuhide (1964) Ferroedenite and Ferrorichterite in the Metasomatic Syenites from Utsugiono, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan. Journal of the Japanese Association of Mineralogists, Petrologists and Economic Geologists, 51, 3, 77-87.
Formula: {Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Reference: Murakami (1964) Ganseki-Koubutsu-Koshogaku Zasshi, 51, 77-87.

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Group 9 - Silicates
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
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H Ferri-katophoriteNa(CaNa)(Mg4Fe3+)(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
H Ferro-edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe52+}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
H Ferro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
O Ferri-katophoriteNa(CaNa)(Mg4Fe3+)(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
O Ferro-edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe52+}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
O Ferro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Na Ferri-katophoriteNa(CaNa)(Mg4Fe3+)(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Na Ferro-edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe52+}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Na Ferro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Na Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Mg Ferri-katophoriteNa(CaNa)(Mg4Fe3+)(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Mg Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Al Ferri-katophoriteNa(CaNa)(Mg4Fe3+)(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Al Ferro-edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe52+}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Al Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Si Ferri-katophoriteNa(CaNa)(Mg4Fe3+)(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Si Ferro-edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe52+}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Si Ferro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Ca Ferri-katophoriteNa(CaNa)(Mg4Fe3+)(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ca Ferro-edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe52+}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ca Ferro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Katophorite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg4Al}[(AlSi7)O22](OH)2
Fe Ferri-katophoriteNa(CaNa)(Mg4Fe3+)(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Fe Ferro-edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Fe52+}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Fe Ferro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2

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