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Mahasoa, Tsitondroina, Ikalamavony, Haute Matsiatra, Madagascari
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Mahasoa- not defined -
TsitondroinaCommune
IkalamavonyDistrict
Haute MatsiatraRegion
MadagascarCountry

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Name in Malagasy:Mahasoa, Kaominin'i Tsitondroina, Distrikan' Ikalamavony, Matsiatra Ambony, Madagasikara
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 21° South , 46° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~31km
Köppen climate type:Cwa : Monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate


Located just south of the Manantanana River, SW of Tsitondroina.

Regions containing this locality

Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)Tectonic Plate
Fianarantsoa Province, MadagascarProvince

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apatite'
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Xenotime-(Y)
Formula: Y(PO4)
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rose Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Xenotime-(Y)8.AD.35Y(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-
Quartz
var: Rose Quartz
-SiO2
Xenotime-(Y)-Y(PO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
O QuartzSiO2
AlAluminium
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)
YYttrium
Y Xenotime-(Y)Y(PO4)

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Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871


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