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Dabeeb farm, Namakwa District (Namaqualand), Northern Cape, South Africai
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Dabeeb farmFarm
Namakwa District (Namaqualand)District
Northern CapeProvince
South AfricaCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude: 30° South , 20° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~394km
Locality type:Farm


Metamorphic rocks.
Located 45km SE of Springbok.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Contrib Mineral Petrol (1985) 91 : 369 382
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Contrib Mineral Petrol (1985) 91 : 369 382
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Contrib Mineral Petrol (1985) 91 : 369 382
Gedrite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Contrib Mineral Petrol (1985) 91 : 369 382
Kornerupine
Formula: Mg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Reference: Contrib Mineral Petrol (1985) 91 : 369 382
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Contrib Mineral Petrol (1985) 91 : 369 382
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Contrib Mineral Petrol (1985) 91 : 369 382
Sapphirine
Formula: Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Reference: Contrib Mineral Petrol (1985) 91 : 369 382
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Contrib Mineral Petrol (1985) 91 : 369 382
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Contrib Mineral Petrol (1985) 91 : 369 382
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Contrib Mineral Petrol (1985) 91 : 369 382

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Corundum'4.CB.05Al2O3
'Spinel'4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Cordierite'9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
'Gedrite'9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
'Kornerupine'9.BJ.50Mg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
'Phlogopite'9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Sapphirine'9.DH.45Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
'Sillimanite'9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
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
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [4] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n=1, 2)
Kornerupine58.1.1.1Mg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Gedrite66.1.2.5☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
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 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O CorundumAl2O3
O Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si KornerupineMg3Al6(Si,Al,B)5O21(OH)
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
KPotassium
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)

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