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Moramanga, Alaotra-Mangoro, Madagascari
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MoramangaDistrict
Alaotra-MangoroRegion
MadagascarCountry

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PlacePopulation
Moramanga29,212 (2018)
Other Languages:
French:
Moramanga, Alaotra-Mangoro, Madagascar
Italian:
Moramanga, regione di Alaotra Mangoro, Madagascar
Malagasy:
Distrikan'i Moramanga, Faritr' Alaotra-Mangoro, Madagasikara
Russian:
Мураманга, Алаутра-Мангуру, Мадагаскар
Simplified Chinese:
穆拉曼加, 阿拉奧特拉-曼古羅區, 马达加斯加
Spanish:
Moramanga, Región de Alaotra-Mangoro, Madagascar
Cebuano:
Moramanga, Alaotra Mangoro Region, Madagascar
Croatian:
Moramanga, Madagaskar
Dutch:
Moramanga, Alaotra-Mangoro, Madagaskar
Esperanto:
Moramanga, Alaotra-Mangoro, Madagaskaro
Japanese:
ムラマンガ, アロチャ=マングル地域圏, マダガスカル
Polish:
Moramanga, Alaotra-Mangoro, Madagaskar
Portuguese:
Moramanga, Alaotra Mangoro, Madagáscar
Serbo-Croatian:
Moramanga, Regija Alaotra-Mangoro, Madagaskar
Swedish:
Moramanga, Alaotra Mangororegionen, Madagaskar
Traditional Chinese:
穆拉曼加, 阿拉奧特拉-曼古羅區, 馬達加斯加


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15 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Giuliani, G., Fallick, A., Rakotondrazafy, M., Ohnenstetter, D., Andriamamonjy, A., Ralantoarison, T., Rakotosamizanany, S., Razanatseheno, M., Offant, Y., Garnier, V., Dunaigre, C., Schwarz, D., Mercier, A., Ratrimo, V., and Ralison, B. (2007): Mineralium Deposita 42, 251-270.
Asbolane ?
Formula: (Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
Description: Investigated with a qualitative analysis by Behier (1960), may be a cobaltian asbolane or a heterogenite.
Reference: Behier, J. (1960): Travaux mineralogiques. In Rapport Annuel du Service Geologique pour 1960. Republique Madagascar, Tananarive. 181-199
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Former C.E.A. prospector label
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Giuliani, G., Fallick, A., Rakotondrazafy, M., Ohnenstetter, D., Andriamamonjy, A., Ralantoarison, T., Rakotosamizanany, S., Razanatseheno, M., Offant, Y., Garnier, V., Dunaigre, C., Schwarz, D., Mercier, A., Ratrimo, V., and Ralison, B. (2007): Mineralium Deposita 42, 251-270.
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Corundum var: Sapphire
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Giuliani, G., Fallick, A., Rakotondrazafy, M., Ohnenstetter, D., Andriamamonjy, A., Ralantoarison, T., Rakotosamizanany, S., Razanatseheno, M., Offant, Y., Garnier, V., Dunaigre, C., Schwarz, D., Mercier, A., Ratrimo, V., and Ralison, B. (2007): Mineralium Deposita 42, 251-270.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Behier, J. (1960): Contribution á la Minéralogie de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar XXIX, Tananarive, p.31
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Former C.E.A. prospector label
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: ARLIGUIE Michel collection
'Garnierite'
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Behier, J. (1960): Contribution á la Minéralogie de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar XXIX, Tananarive, p.31
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Behier, J. (1960): Travaux mineralogiques. In Besaire, H. (ed): Rapport Annuel du Service Geologique pour 1960. Republique Madagascar, Tananarive. 181-199
Hematite var: Martite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Behier, J. (1960): Travaux mineralogiques. In Besaire, H. (ed): Rapport Annuel du Service Geologique pour 1960. Republique Madagascar, Tananarive. 181-199
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Giuliani, G., Fallick, A., Rakotondrazafy, M., Ohnenstetter, D., Andriamamonjy, A., Ralantoarison, T., Rakotosamizanany, S., Razanatseheno, M., Offant, Y., Garnier, V., Dunaigre, C., Schwarz, D., Mercier, A., Ratrimo, V., and Ralison, B. (2007): Mineralium Deposita 42, 251-270.
'Psilomelane'
Formula: Mn, O
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Michel Arliguie collection & photo (Photo ID: 954068, old sample)
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Reference: Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wad'
Reference: Behier, J. (1960): Travaux mineralogiques. In Rapport Annuel du Service Geologique pour 1960. Republique Madagascar, Tananarive. 181-199; Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
'Wad var: Cobaltian Wad'
Reference: Behier, J. (1960): Travaux mineralogiques. In Rapport Annuel du Service Geologique pour 1960. Republique Madagascar, Tananarive. 181-199; Behier, J. (1963): Carte mineralogique de Madagascar. Archive Service Géologique Madagascar. A 1871
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Asbolane ?4.FL.30(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Sapphire4.CB.05Al2O3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Martite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rose Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Garnierite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wad'-
'var: Cobaltian Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Miscellaneous
Asbolane ?6.4.9.1(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
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
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Corundum
var: Sapphire
-Al2O3
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Garnierite'-
Hematite
var: Martite
-Fe2O3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-Mn, O
Quartz
var: Rose Quartz
-SiO2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wad'-
'var: Cobaltian Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O PsilomelaneMn, O
O CorundumAl2O3
O QuartzSiO2
O Hematite (var: Martite)Fe2O3
O HematiteFe2O3
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
O Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
SSulfur
S TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
S CovelliteCuS
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
MnManganese
Mn PsilomelaneMn, O
Mn Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
FeIron
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Fe Hematite (var: Martite)Fe2O3
Fe HematiteFe2O3
CoCobalt
Co Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
NiNickel
Ni Asbolane(Ni,Co)2-xMn4+(O,OH)4 · nH2O
CuCopper
Cu TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
Cu CovelliteCuS
ZnZinc
Zn TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2Sb4S12S
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Moramanga
Wikidata ID:Q2423165
GeoNames ID:1058532

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