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Clocolan, Thabo Mofutsanyane District, Free State, South Africai
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Thabo Mofutsanyane DistrictDistrict
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 28° 54' South , 27° 34' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -28.90000,27.56667
GeoHash:G#: kdgee6cmm
Köppen climate type:Cwb : Subtropical highland climate or temperate oceanic climate with dry winters


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39 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
'Apatite'
Aphthitalite
Formula: (K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Baddeleyite
Formula: ZrO2
Bradleyite
Formula: Na3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Calzirtite
Formula: CaZr3TiO9
'Carbonatite'
Catapleiite
Formula: Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Diamond
Formula: C
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Eitelite
Formula: Na2Mg(CO3)2
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Enstatite var: Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Freudenbergite
Formula: Na2(Ti,Fe)8O16
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Kalsilite
Formula: KAlSiO4
Kassite
Formula: CaTi2O4(OH)2
Khibinskite
Formula: K2ZrSi2O7
'Kimberlite'
Majorite
Formula: Mg3(Fe2+,Si,Al)2(SiO4)3
Moissanite
Formula: SiC
Nahpoite
Formula: Na2HPO4
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Parakeldyshite
Formula: Na2ZrSi2O7
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pitiglianoite
Formula: Na6K2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · 2H2O
Priderite
Formula: K(Ti4+7Fe3+)O16
Pyrope
Formula: Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
'Sandstone'
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Sylvite
Formula: KCl
Tetraferriphlogopite
Formula: KMg3(Fe3+Si3O10)(OH,F)2
'Thénardite'
Formula: Na2SO4
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Witherite
Formula: BaCO3
Zemkorite
Formula: Na2Ca(CO3)2
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Zirkelite
Formula: (Ti,Ca,Zr)O2-x

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Diamond1.CB.10aC
Moissanite1.DA.SiC
Group 3 - Halides
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Sylvite3.AA.20KCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Baddeleyite'4.DE.35ZrO2
Calzirtite4.DL.10CaZr3TiO9
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Freudenbergite4.CC.10Na2(Ti,Fe)8O16
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Kassite4.DH.10CaTi2O4(OH)2
Perovskite4.CC.30CaTiO3
Priderite4.DK.05bK(Ti4+7Fe3+)O16
Zirkelite4.DL.05(Ti,Ca,Zr)O2-x
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Bradleyite'5.BF.10Na3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Eitelite5.AC.05Na2Mg(CO3)2
Witherite5.AB.15BaCO3
Zemkorite5.AC.10Na2Ca(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Aphthitalite'7.AC.35(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Thénardite7.AC.25Na2SO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Nahpoite8.AD.05Na2HPO4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Almandine'9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
'Augite'9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Catapleiite9.CA.15Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
var: Bronzite9.DA.05(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Kalsilite9.FA.05KAlSiO4
Khibinskite9.BC.10K2ZrSi2O7
Majorite9.AD.25Mg3(Fe2+,Si,Al)2(SiO4)3
Nepheline9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Parakeldyshite9.BC.10Na2ZrSi2O7
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pitiglianoite9.FB.05Na6K2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · 2H2O
Pyrope9.AD.25Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Sodalite9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Tetraferriphlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(Fe3+Si3O10)(OH,F)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
Carbonatite-
Fayalite-Forsterite Series-
Kimberlite-
Sandstone-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Diamond1.3.6.1C
Moissanite1.3.8.1SiC
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Perovskite4.3.3.1CaTiO3
AX2
Baddeleyite4.4.14.1ZrO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Freudenbergite7.9.3.1Na2(Ti,Fe)8O16
Priderite7.9.4.1K(Ti4+7Fe3+)O16
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
Zirkelite8.2.5.1(Ti,Ca,Zr)O2-x
AB2O6
Kassite8.3.9.1CaTi2O4(OH)2
Miscellaneous
Calzirtite8.7.4.1CaZr3TiO9
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Sylvite9.1.1.2KCl
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Witherite14.1.3.2BaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
A2B(XO3)2
Eitelite14.3.2.1Na2Mg(CO3)2
Zemkorite14.3.3.2Na2Ca(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4
Aphthitalite28.2.2.1(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
'Thénardite'28.2.3.1Na2SO4
Group 37 - ANHYDROUS ACID PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES AND VANADATES
Miscellaneous
Nahpoite37.1.5.1Na2HPO4
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Normal Compound Phosphates, etc·
Bradleyite43.2.1.1Na3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Majorite51.4.3a.5Mg3(Fe2+,Si,Al)2(SiO4)3
Pyrope51.4.3a.1Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 55 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups,Generally with no Additional Anions
Si2O7 Groups, Generally with no Additional Anions with cations in [6] coordination
Khibinskite55.2.2.2K2ZrSi2O7
Parakeldyshite55.2.2.3Na2ZrSi2O7
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 59 - CYCLOSILICATES Three-Membered Rings
Three-Membered Rings, hydrated
Catapleiite59.2.2.1Na2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Kalsilite76.2.1.1KAlSiO4
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Pitiglianoite76.2.5.11Na6K2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · 2H2O
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-
'Carbonatite'-
Enstatite
var: Bronzite
-(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Kimberlite'-
'Sandstone'-
Tetraferriphlogopite-KMg3(Fe3+Si3O10)(OH,F)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H KassiteCaTi2O4(OH)2
H NahpoiteNa2HPO4
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PitiglianoiteNa6K2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · 2H2O
H TetraferriphlogopiteKMg3(Fe3+Si3O10)(OH,F)2
CCarbon
C BradleyiteNa3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
C CalciteCaCO3
C DiamondC
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C EiteliteNa2Mg(CO3)2
C MoissaniteSiC
C WitheriteBaCO3
C ZemkoriteNa2Ca(CO3)2
OOxygen
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O BaddeleyiteZrO2
O BradleyiteNa3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
O Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
O CalciteCaCO3
O CalzirtiteCaZr3TiO9
O CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
O CupriteCu2O
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O EiteliteNa2Mg(CO3)2
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O FreudenbergiteNa2(Ti,Fe)8O16
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O KalsiliteKAlSiO4
O KassiteCaTi2O4(OH)2
O KhibinskiteK2ZrSi2O7
O MajoriteMg3(Fe2+,Si,Al)2(SiO4)3
O NahpoiteNa2HPO4
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
O ParakeldyshiteNa2ZrSi2O7
O PerovskiteCaTiO3
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PitiglianoiteNa6K2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · 2H2O
O PrideriteK(Ti74+Fe3+)O16
O PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
O TetraferriphlogopiteKMg3(Fe3+Si3O10)(OH,F)2
O ThénarditeNa2SO4
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O WitheriteBaCO3
O ZemkoriteNa2Ca(CO3)2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Zirkelite(Ti,Ca,Zr)O2-x
NaSodium
Na Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Na BradleyiteNa3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
Na CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Na EiteliteNa2Mg(CO3)2
Na FreudenbergiteNa2(Ti,Fe)8O16
Na HaliteNaCl
Na NahpoiteNa2HPO4
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Na ParakeldyshiteNa2ZrSi2O7
Na PitiglianoiteNa6K2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · 2H2O
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Na ThénarditeNa2SO4
Na ZemkoriteNa2Ca(CO3)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg BradleyiteNa3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
Mg Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg EiteliteNa2Mg(CO3)2
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg MajoriteMg3(Fe2+,Si,Al)2(SiO4)3
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Mg TetraferriphlogopiteKMg3(Fe3+Si3O10)(OH,F)2
AlAluminium
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al KalsiliteKAlSiO4
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PitiglianoiteNa6K2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · 2H2O
Al PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
SiSilicon
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Si CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si KalsiliteKAlSiO4
Si KhibinskiteK2ZrSi2O7
Si MajoriteMg3(Fe2+,Si,Al)2(SiO4)3
Si MoissaniteSiC
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Si ParakeldyshiteNa2ZrSi2O7
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PitiglianoiteNa6K2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · 2H2O
Si PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Si TetraferriphlogopiteKMg3(Fe3+Si3O10)(OH,F)2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P BradleyiteNa3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
P NahpoiteNa2HPO4
SSulfur
S Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
S PitiglianoiteNa6K2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · 2H2O
S ThénarditeNa2SO4
ClChlorine
Cl HaliteNaCl
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Cl SylviteKCl
KPotassium
K Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
K KalsiliteKAlSiO4
K KhibinskiteK2ZrSi2O7
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K PitiglianoiteNa6K2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · 2H2O
K PrideriteK(Ti74+Fe3+)O16
K SylviteKCl
K TetraferriphlogopiteKMg3(Fe3+Si3O10)(OH,F)2
CaCalcium
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca CalzirtiteCaZr3TiO9
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca KassiteCaTi2O4(OH)2
Ca PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca ZemkoriteNa2Ca(CO3)2
Ca Zirkelite(Ti,Ca,Zr)O2-x
TiTitanium
Ti CalzirtiteCaZr3TiO9
Ti FreudenbergiteNa2(Ti,Fe)8O16
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti KassiteCaTi2O4(OH)2
Ti PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ti PrideriteK(Ti74+Fe3+)O16
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti Zirkelite(Ti,Ca,Zr)O2-x
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe FreudenbergiteNa2(Ti,Fe)8O16
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe PrideriteK(Ti74+Fe3+)O16
Fe TetraferriphlogopiteKMg3(Fe3+Si3O10)(OH,F)2
CuCopper
Cu CupriteCu2O
ZrZirconium
Zr BaddeleyiteZrO2
Zr CalzirtiteCaZr3TiO9
Zr CatapleiiteNa2Zr(Si3O9) · 2H2O
Zr KhibinskiteK2ZrSi2O7
Zr ParakeldyshiteNa2ZrSi2O7
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
Zr Zirkelite(Ti,Ca,Zr)O2-x
BaBarium
Ba WitheriteBaCO3

Regional Geology

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Triassic
201.3 - 251.902 Ma



ID: 3306672

Age: Triassic (201.3 - 251.902 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary

Reference: Thiéblemont, D. (ed.). New edition of the 1:10,000,000 geological map of Africa. CGMW-BRGM. [190]

Triassic
201.3 - 251.902 Ma



ID: 3186759
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Triassic (201.3 - 251.902 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Karoo Supergroup

Comments: Karoo Basin

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Triassic
201.3 - 251.902 Ma



ID: 2228397
Molteno Formation of Karoo Supergroup

Age: Triassic (201.3 - 251.902 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Molteno Formation

Description: Alternating sandstone (pebbly in places), olive mudstone and dark grey shale (containing plant remains) with coal seams and thin conglomerates in places

Reference: Council for Geoscience. Geologic map of South Africa, 1:1M. National Science Councils of South Africa. [41]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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