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Staraya Sitnya, Stupino Urban District, Moscow Oblast, Russiai
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Staraya SitnyaGroup of Exposures
Stupino Urban DistrictUrban District
Moscow OblastOblast
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Making some new chalcedony pits in the bank of small river, where the first samples were found. September 2013

Staraya Sitnya, Stupino Urban District, Moscow Oblast, Russia
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
54° 57' 24'' North , 38° 10' 59'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Group of Exposures
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Stupino60,999 (2012)9.5km
Shmatovo300 (2012)9.6km
Kashira40,084 (2012)12.5km
Zhilëvo2,600 (2014)12.7km
Malino4,327 (2012)17.2km
Other Languages:
Russian:
Старая Ситня, Городской округ Ступино (Ступинский район), Московская область, Россия


"Staraya Sitnya" is an old agate and chalcedony locality, that is located approximately 120 kilometers to the south of Moscow on the northeastern outskirts of Stupino.

Minerals are found in the area including Staraya Sitnya village, Starovsky ravine, the left bank of River Kashira, Pesochnya creek, and Shchugarovo station.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Feklichev, V.G. [Фкеличев, В.Г.] (1998) Mineral diversity of the Moscow region [Минералогическое разнообразие Подмосковья]. Sredi Mineralov (Almanac) [Среди минералов (альманах)], 103-112 (in Russian).
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Lopatkin Oleg data; Feklichev, V.G. [Фкеличев, В.Г.] (1998) Mineral diversity of the Moscow region [Минералогическое разнообразие Подмосковья]. Sredi Mineralov (Almanac) [Среди минералов (альманах)], 103-112 (in Russian).
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Feklichev, V.G. [Фкеличев, В.Г.] (1998) Mineral diversity of the Moscow region [Минералогическое разнообразие Подмосковья]. Sredi Mineralov (Almanac) [Среди минералов (альманах)], 103-112 (in Russian).
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Feklichev, V.G. [Фкеличев, В.Г.] (1998) Mineral diversity of the Moscow region [Минералогическое разнообразие Подмосковья]. Sredi Mineralov (Almanac) [Среди минералов (альманах)], 103-112 (in Russian).
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lopatkin Oleg data; Godovikov, A.A., Ripinen, O.I., and Motorin, S.G. [Годовиков, А.А., Рипинен, О.И., и Моторин, С.Г.] (1987) Agates [Агаты]. Nedra [Недра], Moscow, 368 pp. (in Russian); Volarovich, G.P. [Воларович, Г.П.] (1991) Colored stones of Podmoskovye [Цветные камни Подмосковья]. Nedra [Недра], Moscow, 208 pp. (in Russian); Feklichev, V.G. [Фкеличев, В.Г.] (1998) Mineral diversity of the Moscow region [Минералогическое разнообразие Подмосковья]. Sredi Mineralov (Almanac) [Среди минералов (альманах)], 103-112 (in Russian).
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: http://www.pegmatite.ru/My_Collection/mn/agate_lg.jpg; Godovikov, A.A., Ripinen, O.I., and Motorin, S.G. [Годовиков, А.А., Рипинен, О.И., и Моторин, С.Г.] (1987) Agates [Агаты]. Nedra [Недра], Moscow, 368 pp. (in Russian); Volarovich, G.P. [Воларович, Г.П.] (1991) Colored stones of Podmoskovye [Цветные камни Подмосковья]. Nedra [Недра], Moscow, 208 pp. (in Russian); Feklichev, V.G. [Фкеличев, В.Г.] (1998) Mineral diversity of the Moscow region [Минералогическое разнообразие Подмосковья]. Sredi Mineralov (Almanac) [Среди минералов (альманах)], 103-112 (in Russian); Evseev, A. A. [Евсеев, А.А.] (2004) Atlas of the World for mineralogist [Атлас мира для минералога]. Ecost Association [Ассоциация Экост], Moscow, page 23 (in Russian).
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Feklichev, V.G. [Фкеличев, В.Г.] (1998) Mineral diversity of the Moscow region [Минералогическое разнообразие Подмосковья]. Sredi Mineralov (Almanac) [Среди минералов (альманах)], 103-112 (in Russian).
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: http://www.pegmatite.ru/My_Collection/mn/chalcedone.jpg; Godovikov, A.A., Ripinen, O.I., and Motorin, S.G. [Годовиков, А.А., Рипинен, О.И., и Моторин, С.Г.] (1987) Agates [Агаты]. Nedra [Недра], Moscow, 368 pp. (in Russian); Volarovich, G.P. [Воларович, Г.П.] (1991) Colored stones of Podmoskovye [Цветные камни Подмосковья]. Nedra [Недра], Moscow, 208 pp. (in Russian); Feklichev, V.G. [Фкеличев, В.Г.] (1998) Mineral diversity of the Moscow region [Минералогическое разнообразие Подмосковья]. Sredi Mineralov (Almanac) [Среди минералов (альманах)], 103-112 (in Russian); Evseev, A. A. [Евсеев, А.А.] (2004) Atlas of the World for mineralogist [Атлас мира для минералога]. Ecost Association [Ассоциация Экост], Moscow, page 23 (in Russian).
Quartz var: Quartzine
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Feklichev, V.G. [Фкеличев, В.Г.] (1998) Mineral diversity of the Moscow region [Минералогическое разнообразие Подмосковья]. Sredi Mineralov (Almanac) [Среди минералов (альманах)], 103-112 (in Russian).

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
var: Quartzine4.DA.05SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Agate-SiO2
var: Amethyst-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
var: Quartzine-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Quartz (var: Quartzine)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Quartzine)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Godovikov, A.A., Ripinen, O.I., and Motorin, S.G. [Годовиков, А.А., Рипинен, О.И., и Моторин, С.Г.] (1987) Agates [Агаты]. Nedra [Недра], Moscow, 368 pp. (in Russian).
Volarovich, G.P. [Воларович, Г.П.] (1991) Colored stones of Podmoskovye [Цветные камни Подмосковья]. Nedra [Недра], Moscow, 208 pp. (in Russian).
Kantor, B.Z. [Кантор Б.З.] (1993) The ravine outside Staraya Sitnya [Овраг за Старой Ситней]. Journal "K" [Журнал "К"], no. 0, 26-28 (in Russian).
Feklichev, V.G. [Фкеличев, В.Г.] (1998) Mineral diversity of the Moscow region [Минералогическое разнообразие Подмосковья]. Sredi Mineralov (Almanac) [Среди минералов (альманах)], 103-112 (in Russian).
Evseev, A. A. [Евсеев, А.А.] (2004) Atlas of the World for mineralogist [Атлас мира для минералога]. Ecost Association [Ассоциация Экост], Moscow, page 23 (in Russian).

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