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Kyanite Kop, Bethlehem Farm 27, Windhoek Rural, Khomas Region, Namibiai
Regional Level Types
Kyanite Kop- not defined -
Bethlehem Farm 27Farm
Windhoek RuralConstituency
Khomas RegionRegion
NamibiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
22° South , 17° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km


Kyanite Kop on Bethlehem and adjoining Kransnek Farm, in the Rehoboth District. The ore body is elliptical capping a hill 27 m high 100 m diameter.

Regions containing this locality

African PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:6 pp520-526
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:6 pp520-526
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:6 pp520-526
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:6 pp520-526
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:6 pp520-526
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Rocks & Minerals 83:6 pp520-526

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Diaspore4.FD.10AlO(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Diaspore6.1.1.1AlO(OH)
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
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DiasporeAlO(OH)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O CorundumAl2O3
O DiasporeAlO(OH)
O RutileTiO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O QuartzSiO2
AlAluminium
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al DiasporeAlO(OH)
SiSilicon
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si QuartzSiO2
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Rocks & Minerals (2008): 83(6): 520-526.
Bezing, L. von., Bode, R., and Jahn, S., (2008), Namibia, Minerals and Localities. (in English).


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