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Ankele Dolomite Quarry, Pieksämäki, Southern Savonia, Finlandi
Regional Level Types
Ankele Dolomite QuarryQuarry
PieksämäkiMunicipality
Southern SavoniaRegion
FinlandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
62° 5' North , 27° 26' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Virtasalmi1,123 (2015)5.1km
Haukivuori2,256 (2015)13.3km
Joroinen5,536 (2014)23.2km
Pieksämäki12,167 (2014)28.7km
Juva7,165 (2014)29.8km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Ankeleen louhos


Dolomite quarry, operated by SAXO Mineral Oy, located near Pieksämäki, in Mikkelin Lääni, Finland. Granite Pegmatites with rose quartz are also exposed.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/MineralProduction/cbrock_06.html
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Georg Graf collection
'Molybdenite Group'
Reference: Georg Graf collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Georg Graf collection
Quartz var: Rose Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Georg Graf collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rose Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Molybdenite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Molybdenite Group'-
Quartz
var: Rose Quartz
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O QuartzSiO2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Rose Quartz)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2

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