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Main ore field, Kempirsai Cr deposit, Kargaly, Aktobe, Kazakhstani
Regional Level Types
Main ore fieldOre Field
Kempirsai Cr depositDeposit
KargalyDistrict
AktobeRegion
KazakhstanCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 50° 40' North , 58° 7' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Locality type:Ore Field
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Located in the southeastern part of the Kempirsai massif.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
Soviet Union (1922-1991)Country (Former)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aspidolite
Formula: NaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Melcher, F., Grum, W., Thalhammer, T.V., and Thalhammer, O.A.R. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 250-272.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Melcher, F., Grum, W., Thalhammer, T.V., and Thalhammer, O.A.R. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 250-272.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Melcher, F., Grum, W., Thalhammer, T.V., and Thalhammer, O.A.R. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 250-272.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Melcher, F., Grum, W., Thalhammer, T.V., and Thalhammer, O.A.R. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 250-272.
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Melcher, F., Grum, W., Thalhammer, T.V., and Thalhammer, O.A.R. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 250-272.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Melcher, F., Grum, W., Thalhammer, T.V., and Thalhammer, O.A.R. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 250-272.
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Reference: Melcher, F., Grum, W., Thalhammer, T.V., and Thalhammer, O.A.R. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 250-272.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Melcher, F., Grum, W., Thalhammer, T.V., and Thalhammer, O.A.R. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 250-272.
Uvarovite
Formula: Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Reference: Melcher, F., Grum, W., Thalhammer, T.V., and Thalhammer, O.A.R. (1999): Mineralium Deposita 34, 250-272.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Aspidolite9.EC.20NaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Uvarovite9.AD.25Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Uvarovite51.4.3b.3Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aspidolite-NaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AspidoliteNaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
OOxygen
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O AspidoliteNaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
NaSodium
Na AspidoliteNaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg AspidoliteNaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AlAluminium
Al AspidoliteNaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
SiSilicon
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si AspidoliteNaMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
SSulfur
S MilleriteNiS
CaCalcium
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
NiNickel
Ni MilleriteNiS
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

References

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- Melcher, F., Grum, W., Thalhammer, T.V., and Thalhammer, O.A.R. (1999): The giant chromite deposits at Kempirsai, Urals: constraints from trace element (PGE, REE) and isotope data. Mineralium Deposita 34, 250-272.


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