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Slope between Kvanefjeld Mt and Steenstrups Mt, Kvanefjeld (Kuannersuit Plateau), Ilímaussaq complex, Narsaq, Kujalleq, Greenland, Denmarki
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Slope between Kvanefjeld Mt and Steenstrups Mt- not defined -
Kvanefjeld (Kuannersuit Plateau)Plateau
Ilímaussaq complexComplex
NarsaqTown
KujalleqMunicipality
GreenlandConstituent Country
DenmarkCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
60° North , 45° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~6km
Köppen climate type:


Outcrop of an albitite vein on the slope between Kvanefjeld Mt (Kuannit Qaqqaat (spelling used in Metcalf-Johansen (1977): Quanit Qaqa) and Steenstrups Mt (called Steenstrup fjeld in Metcalf-Johansen (1977), fjeld = danish for mountain).

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North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
Chkalovite
Formula: Na2BeSi2O6
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
'Monazite'
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
Naujakasite
Formula: (Na,K)6(Fe2+,Mn2+,Ca)(Al,Fe)4Si8O26
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
Neptunite
Formula: Na2KLiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
Polylithionite
Formula: KLi2Al(Si4O10)(F,OH)2
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75
Willemite
Formula: Zn2SiO4
Reference: Metcalf-Johansen, J. (1977): Willemite from the Ilimaussaq alkaline Intrusion. Mineralogical Magazine. 41, 71-75

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 9 - Silicates
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Arfvedsonite9.DE.25[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Chkalovite9.DM.20Na2BeSi2O6
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Naujakasite9.EG.10(Na,K)6(Fe2+,Mn2+,Ca)(Al,Fe)4Si8O26
Neptunite9.EH.05Na2KLiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
Polylithionite9.EC.20KLi2Al(Si4O10)(F,OH)2
Willemite9.AA.05Zn2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Monazite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Willemite51.1.1.2Zn2SiO4
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
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=6
Chkalovite65.5.2.1Na2BeSi2O6
Group 70 - INOSILICATES Column or Tube Structures
Column or Tube Structures with linked chains forming cages
Neptunite70.4.1.1Na2KLiFe2+2Ti2Si8O24
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Polylithionite71.2.2b.8KLi2Al(Si4O10)(F,OH)2
Group 73 - PHYLLOSILICATES Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets
Condensed Tetrahedral Sheets with double layers
Naujakasite73.1.1.1(Na,K)6(Fe2+,Mn2+,Ca)(Al,Fe)4Si8O26
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
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
'Monazite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
LiLithium
Li NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
Li PolylithioniteKLi2Al(Si4O10)(F,OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be ChkaloviteNa2BeSi2O6
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O ChkaloviteNa2BeSi2O6
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O Naujakasite(Na,K)6(Fe2+,Mn2+,Ca)(Al,Fe)4Si8O26
O NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
O PolylithioniteKLi2Al(Si4O10)(F,OH)2
O WillemiteZn2SiO4
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F PolylithioniteKLi2Al(Si4O10)(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Na ChkaloviteNa2BeSi2O6
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na Naujakasite(Na,K)6(Fe2+,Mn2+,Ca)(Al,Fe)4Si8O26
Na NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al Naujakasite(Na,K)6(Fe2+,Mn2+,Ca)(Al,Fe)4Si8O26
Al PolylithioniteKLi2Al(Si4O10)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Si ChkaloviteNa2BeSi2O6
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si Naujakasite(Na,K)6(Fe2+,Mn2+,Ca)(Al,Fe)4Si8O26
Si NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
Si PolylithioniteKLi2Al(Si4O10)(F,OH)2
Si WillemiteZn2SiO4
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
K PolylithioniteKLi2Al(Si4O10)(F,OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
TiTitanium
Ti NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
FeIron
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Fe Naujakasite(Na,K)6(Fe2+,Mn2+,Ca)(Al,Fe)4Si8O26
Fe NeptuniteNa2KLiFe22+Ti2Si8O24
ZnZinc
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn WillemiteZn2SiO4

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