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Igdlunguaq, Tunulliarfik Fjord, Ilímaussaq complex, Narsaq, Kujalleq, Greenland, Denmarki
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
60° 55' 59'' North , 45° 54' 15'' West
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PlacePopulationDistance
Narsaq1,633 (2018)8.2km
Qaqortoq3,224 (2018)24.9km
Narsarsuaq154 (2017)35.8km
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Igdlúnguaq, Tunulliarfik, Narsaq, Kommune Kujalleq, Kalaallit Nunaat, Danmarki


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24 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

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Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p. ; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: SSørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p. ; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Reitzels Forlag København. Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages.
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Reitzels Forlag København. Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages.; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p
Breithauptite
Formula: NiSb
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
Britholite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Reitzels Forlag København. Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages. (p.179)
Catapleiite
Formula: Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Reference: Danø, M., Sørensen, H. (1959): An examination of the rare minerals from the Nepheline Syenites of south west Greenland, Meddelelser om Grønland, Vol. 162, Nr.5, Reitzels Forlag, København
Epistolite
Formula: Na2(Nb,Ti)2(Si2O7)O2 · nH2O
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.
Eudialyte
Formula: Na15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
Gudmundite
Formula: FeSbS
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
Maucherite
Formula: Ni11As8
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Danoe, M., Soerensen, H. (1959): An examination of the rare minerals from the Nepheline Syenites of south west Greenland, Meddelelser om Groenland, Vol. 162, Nr.5, Reitzels Forlag, Koebenhavn
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Reitzels Forlag København. Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages. (p.179); I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
Neptunite
Formula: Na2KLiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Reitzels Forlag København. Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages. (p.256); Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.
Pectolite var: Manganoan Pectolite
Formula: Na(Ca,Mn)2Si3O8(OH)
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.
'Pyrochlore Group'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.
Skutterudite
Formula: CoAs3
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.; I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.
Steenstrupine-(Ce)
Formula: Na14Mn2+2(Fe3+,Mn3+)2Ce6(Zr,Th)(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(HPO4)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Reitzels Forlag København. Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages. (p. 228)
Ussingite
Formula: Na2AlSi3O8OH
Reference: Jesse Crawford photo & collection, Photo ID: 175658
Westerveldite
Formula: (Fe,Ni,Co)As
Reference: I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Breithauptite2.CC.05NiSb
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gudmundite2.EB.20FeSbS
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Maucherite ?2.AB.15Ni11As8
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Skutterudite2.EC.05CoAs3
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Westerveldite2.CC.15(Fe,Ni,Co)As
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Pyrochlore Group'4.00.A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Arfvedsonite9.DE.25[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Britholite-(Ce)9.AH.25(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
Catapleiite9.CA.15Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Epistolite9.BE.30Na2(Nb,Ti)2(Si2O7)O2 · nH2O
Eudialyte9.CO.10Na15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Nepheline9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Neptunite9.EH.05Na2KLiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
Pectolite9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
var: Manganoan Pectolite9.DG.05Na(Ca,Mn)2Si3O8(OH)
Sodalite9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Steenstrupine-(Ce)9.CK.20Na14Mn2+2(Fe3+,Mn3+)2Ce6(Zr,Th)(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(HPO4)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Ussingite9.EH.20Na2AlSi3O8OH
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Breithauptite2.8.11.2NiSb
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Gudmundite2.12.4.2FeSbS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Skutterudite2.12.17.1CoAs3
Miscellaneous
Maucherite ?2.16.16.1Ni11As8
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Pyrochlore Group'8.2.1.1A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
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
Britholite-(Ce)52.4.9.1(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Epistolite56.2.7.1Na2(Nb,Ti)2(Si2O7)O2 · nH2O
Group 59 - CYCLOSILICATES Three-Membered Rings
Three-Membered Rings, hydrated
Catapleiite59.2.2.1Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with other anions
Steenstrupine-(Ce)61.4.2.1Na14Mn2+2(Fe3+,Mn3+)2Ce6(Zr,Th)(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(HPO4)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Group 64 - CYCLOSILICATES Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups
Rings with Other Anions and Insular Silicate Groups with mixed ring types
Eudialyte64.1.1.1Na15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Pectolite65.2.1.4aNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Group 70 - INOSILICATES Column or Tube Structures
Column or Tube Structures with linked chains forming cages
Neptunite70.4.1.1Na2KLiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Al-Si Framework with other Be/Al/Si frameworks
Ussingite76.3.3.1Na2AlSi3O8OH
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Arfvedsonite-[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Pectolite
var: Manganoan Pectolite
-Na(Ca,Mn)2Si3O8(OH)
Westerveldite-(Fe,Ni,Co)As

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
H Steenstrupine-(Ce)Na14Mn22+(Fe3+,Mn3+)2Ce6(Zr,Th)(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(HPO4)(OH)2 · 2H2O
H EudialyteNa15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H Pectolite (var: Manganoan Pectolite)Na(Ca,Mn)2Si3O8(OH)
H EpistoliteNa2(Nb,Ti)2(Si2O7)O2 · nH2O
H Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
H PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H Britholite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
H UssingiteNa2AlSi3O8OH
LiLithium
Li NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
OOxygen
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
O NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
O Steenstrupine-(Ce)Na14Mn22+(Fe3+,Mn3+)2Ce6(Zr,Th)(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(HPO4)(OH)2 · 2H2O
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O EudialyteNa15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O Pectolite (var: Manganoan Pectolite)Na(Ca,Mn)2Si3O8(OH)
O EpistoliteNa2(Nb,Ti)2(Si2O7)O2 · nH2O
O Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O Britholite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
O UssingiteNa2AlSi3O8OH
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
NaSodium
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Na NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
Na Steenstrupine-(Ce)Na14Mn22+(Fe3+,Mn3+)2Ce6(Zr,Th)(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(HPO4)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na EudialyteNa15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Pectolite (var: Manganoan Pectolite)Na(Ca,Mn)2Si3O8(OH)
Na EpistoliteNa2(Nb,Ti)2(Si2O7)O2 · nH2O
Na CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Na PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Na UssingiteNa2AlSi3O8OH
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al UssingiteNa2AlSi3O8OH
SiSilicon
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Si NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
Si Steenstrupine-(Ce)Na14Mn22+(Fe3+,Mn3+)2Ce6(Zr,Th)(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(HPO4)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si EudialyteNa15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Pectolite (var: Manganoan Pectolite)Na(Ca,Mn)2Si3O8(OH)
Si EpistoliteNa2(Nb,Ti)2(Si2O7)O2 · nH2O
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Si PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Si Britholite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
Si UssingiteNa2AlSi3O8OH
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
P Steenstrupine-(Ce)Na14Mn22+(Fe3+,Mn3+)2Ce6(Zr,Th)(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(HPO4)(OH)2 · 2H2O
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S GudmunditeFeSbS
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Cl EudialyteNa15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
KPotassium
K NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca EudialyteNa15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Ca Pectolite (var: Manganoan Pectolite)Na(Ca,Mn)2Si3O8(OH)
Ca PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Ca Britholite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
TiTitanium
Ti NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
Ti EpistoliteNa2(Nb,Ti)2(Si2O7)O2 · nH2O
MnManganese
Mn Steenstrupine-(Ce)Na14Mn22+(Fe3+,Mn3+)2Ce6(Zr,Th)(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(HPO4)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Mn EudialyteNa15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Mn Pectolite (var: Manganoan Pectolite)Na(Ca,Mn)2Si3O8(OH)
FeIron
Fe Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Fe NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
Fe Steenstrupine-(Ce)Na14Mn22+(Fe3+,Mn3+)2Ce6(Zr,Th)(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(HPO4)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe EudialyteNa15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe GudmunditeFeSbS
Fe Westerveldite(Fe,Ni,Co)As
CoCobalt
Co SkutteruditeCoAs3
NiNickel
Ni NickelineNiAs
Ni BreithauptiteNiSb
Ni MaucheriteNi11As8
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As NickelineNiAs
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As SkutteruditeCoAs3
As Westerveldite(Fe,Ni,Co)As
As MaucheriteNi11As8
ZrZirconium
Zr Steenstrupine-(Ce)Na14Mn22+(Fe3+,Mn3+)2Ce6(Zr,Th)(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(HPO4)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Zr EudialyteNa15Ca6(Fe2+,Mn2+)3Zr3[Si25O73](O,OH,H2O)3(OH,Cl)2
Zr CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
NbNiobium
Nb EpistoliteNa2(Nb,Ti)2(Si2O7)O2 · nH2O
Nb Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
SbAntimony
Sb BreithauptiteNiSb
Sb GudmunditeFeSbS
CeCerium
Ce Steenstrupine-(Ce)Na14Mn22+(Fe3+,Mn3+)2Ce6(Zr,Th)(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(HPO4)(OH)2 · 2H2O
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
Ce Britholite-(Ce)(Ce,Ca)5(SiO4)3OH
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
ThThorium
Th Steenstrupine-(Ce)Na14Mn22+(Fe3+,Mn3+)2Ce6(Zr,Th)(Si6O18)2(PO4)6(HPO4)(OH)2 · 2H2O

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Proterozoic - Archean
541 - 4000 Ma



ID: 657240
unclassified; Metamorphic: undivided

Age: Precambrian (541 - 4000 Ma)

Description: none assigned, none assigned

Comments: none assigned; Chalmers et al., 2001; Harrison et al., 2006; Oakey, 2005; Whittaker et al., 1997

Lithology: Undivided crystalline rocks

Reference: J.C. Harrison, M.R. St-Onge, O.V. Petrov, S.I. Strelnikov, B.G. Lopatin, F.H. Wilson, S. Tella, D. Paul, T. Lynds, S.P. Shokalsky, C.K. Hults, S. Bergman, H.F. Jepsen, and A. Solli. Geological map of the Arctic. doi:10.4095/287868. Geological Survey of Canada Map 2159A. [2]

Mesoproterozoic
1000 - 1600 Ma



ID: 3145080
Proterozoic II alkali

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Lithology: Alkali syenite

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Bøggild, O.B. (1953): The Mineralogy of Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland, Reitzels Forlag København. Bd. 149. Nr. 3. 445 pages.
Danø, M., Sørensen, H. (1959): An examination of the rare minerals from the Nepheline Syenites of south west Greenland, Meddelelser om Grønland, Vol. 162, Nr.5, Reitzels Forlag, København
Sørensen, H. (1962): On the occurence of Steenstrupine in the Ilimaussaq massif, southwest Greenland. Meddelelser om Grønland. 167. Reitzels Forlag København. 251 p.
I. S. Oen, E. A. J. Burke and C. Kieft (1977) Westerveldite from Igdlúnguaq, Ilímaussaq Alkaline Massif, South Greenland. Mineralogical Magazine 41:77-83.


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