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Mawson Station, Mac Robertson Land, Eastern Antarctica, Antarctica

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 67° 36' 16'' South , 62° 52' 15'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -67.60444,62.87083
GeoHash:G#: j7uxqsvps
Köppen climate type:EF : Ice cap climate


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List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Cordierite'9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
'Enstatite'9.DA.05MgSiO3
'Perrierite-(Ce)'9.BE.70Ce4MgFe3+2Ti2(Si2O7)2O8
'Sapphirine'9.DH.45Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
'Zircon'9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Pegmatite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Perrierite-(Ce)56.2.8.3Ce4MgFe3+2Ti2(Si2O7)2O8
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with P>2
Sapphirine69.2.1b.1Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hornblende'-
'Pegmatite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Perrierite-(Ce)Ce4MgFe23+Ti2(Si2O7)2O8
O QuartzSiO2
O SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg Perrierite-(Ce)Ce4MgFe23+Ti2(Si2O7)2O8
Mg SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
AlAluminium
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
SiSilicon
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Perrierite-(Ce)Ce4MgFe23+Ti2(Si2O7)2O8
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
TiTitanium
Ti Perrierite-(Ce)Ce4MgFe23+Ti2(Si2O7)2O8
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe Perrierite-(Ce)Ce4MgFe23+Ti2(Si2O7)2O8
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
CeCerium
Ce Perrierite-(Ce)Ce4MgFe23+Ti2(Si2O7)2O8

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Mineralogical Magazine 1963 33 : 635-645

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