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Semail Ophiolite, Al Batinah Region (Ad Batinah Region), Omani
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Semail Ophiolite- not defined -
Al Batinah Region (Ad Batinah Region)Region
OmanCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 24° 21' 0'' North , 56° 23' 59'' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Köppen climate type:BWh : Hot deserts climate


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6 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: AmMin 85:242-250
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: AmMin 85:242-250
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Reference: AmMin 85:242-250
'Ophiolite'
Reference: Automatically generated from locality name
Portlandite
Formula: Ca(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Brucite'4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
'Hausmannite'4.BB.10Mn2+Mn3+2O4
'Portlandite'4.FE.05Ca(OH)2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Aragonite'5.AB.15CaCO3
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Diopside'9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Ophiolite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)2
Brucite6.2.1.1Mg(OH)2
Portlandite6.2.1.4Ca(OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Hausmannite7.2.7.1Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Ophiolite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BruciteMg(OH)2
H PortlanditeCa(OH)2
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AragoniteCaCO3
O BruciteMg(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
O PortlanditeCa(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg BruciteMg(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
SiSilicon
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca PortlanditeCa(OH)2
MnManganese
Mn HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4

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