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Sar-e Sang (Sar Sang; Sary Sang), Koksha Valley (Kokscha Valley; Kokcha Valley), Khash & Kuran Wa Munjan Districts, Badakhshan, Afghanistani
Regional Level Types
Sar-e Sang (Sar Sang; Sary Sang)- not defined -
Koksha Valley (Kokscha Valley; Kokcha Valley)Valley
Khash & Kuran Wa Munjan DistrictsGroup of Regions
BadakhshanProvince
AfghanistanCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° 12' 36'' North , 70° 47' 36'' East
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Located in northern Kuran Wa Munjan District.

NOTE: The spelling of the village on the maps published by the Afghanistan Information Management Services (AIMS) is "Sar Sang".

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51 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc. 5 erroneous literature entries.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: Journal of Petrology 43(4):725-747 (2002).
Afghanite (TL)
Formula: (Na,K)22Ca10(Si24Al24O96)(SO4)6Cl6
Habit: terminated hexagonal prisms
Colour: colourless, white, blue grey, blue
Fluorescence: yellow. orange in LW
Reference: Bariand,P. Cesbron, F. & Giraud, R. (1968): Une nouvelle espèce minérale: l`afghanite de Sar-e-sang, Badakhshan, Afghanistan. Comparaison avec les minéraux du groupe de la cancrinite. Bulletin de la Société Francaise de Minéralogie et Christallographie. 91:34-42; Canadian Mineralogist (1979) 17:47-52
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Localities:
Albite var: Low Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: RWMW Collection
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
'Andradite-Grossular Series'
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: RWMW Collection
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Martin Slama collection (EDS-confirmed by Gerhard Niedermayr; no Sc detectable)
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: Martin Slama collection (EDS-confirmed by Gerhard Niedermayr; no Sc detectable)
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Journal of Petrology 43(4):725-747 (2002)
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Chlorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Reference: Journal of Petrology 43(4):725-747 (2002)
Chondrodite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Reference: Weiss, S. (2009): Lapis 34 (12): 6
Clinohumite
Formula: Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Description: All the "Chondrodites" and "Clinohumites" in Clinochlore are Hydroxyclinohumite and from Jikhan, close by Ladjuar Medan.
Reference: Weiss, S. (2009): Lapis 34 (12): 6 Dudley Blauwet Private Communication RRUFF identification
Colusite
Formula: Cu13VAs3S16
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Deer, Howie and Zussman (1978) Rock-forming Minerals, Vol. 2A, Single-Chain Silicates. (2nd ed.)
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Deer, Howie and Zussman (1978) Rock-forming Minerals, Vol. 2A, Single-Chain Silicates. (2nd ed.)
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Dravite
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Moore, T.P.,Woodside, R.M.W. (2014): The Sar-e-Sang Lapis Mines, Kuran Wa Munjan district, Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan. Mineralogical Record 45 (3), 280-336.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Journal of Petrology 43(4):725-747 (2002)
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Journal of Petrology 43(4):725-747 (2002)
Fluoro-richterite
Formula: {Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Habit: Prismatic xls to a few cm
Colour: white
Fluorescence: none
Description: A translucent white 'richterite' with purple hackmanite under Raman analysis gave a tiny Hydroxyl peak characteristic of Fluorine replacement making the 'richterite', fluororichterite
Reference: RWMW Collection;
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Mountain Minerals specimen, Richard Dale Collection
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Journal of Petrology 43(4):725-747 (2002)
Gedrite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Deer, Howie and Zussman (1978) Rock-forming Minerals, Vol. 2A, Single-Chain Silicates. (2nd ed.)
Gonnardite
Formula: (Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Habit: Pseudomorphing Hauyne dodecs
Colour: white
Fluorescence: White in LW, MW & SW UV
Description: This was initially called plagioclase, confirmed by EDS. The EDS pattern has the same 1:1 ratio of Al: Si as plagioclase and sodalite group minerals. Gonnardite can have this same EDS. The PXRD of Gonnardite is attached to the Marialite specimen it came from.
Reference: RWMW Collection
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Colour: light red brown
Fluorescence: none
Description: Occurs in white calcite with pine green diopside. Analysed by John Attard
Reference: Brian Kosnar specimen
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Hackmanite'
Formula: Na8Al6Si6O24(Cl2,S)
Habit: Crude to sharp dodecahedra with trapezohedral modifications
Colour: clear, white, grey, green, lilac, purple
Fluorescence: In Long Wave UV: yellow orange, pink, white
Description: These are some of the best Hackmanites ever found and show a variety of optical properties, such as darkening in the dark after bleaching in Yellow light, Reversible Photochromism (tenebrescence)with UV irradiation and yellow light. The grey sodalites contain significant K.
Reference: RWMW Collection
Haüyne
Formula: (Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Journal of Petrology 43(4):725-747 (2002)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Hydroxylclinohumite
Formula: Mg9(SiO4)4(OH)2
Reference: Gunnar Färber
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Journal of Petrology 43(4):725-747 (2002)
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: KULKE, H., and SCHREYER, W. (1973) Kyanite-talc schist from Sar e Sang, Afghanistan. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 18, 324-328.; Deer, Howie and Zussman (1978) Rock-forming Minerals, Vol. 2A, Single-Chain Silicates. (2nd ed.)
'Lazurite' (FRL)
Formula: Na6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Habit: Rhombic dodecahedrons modified with cube and octahedral forms
Colour: Ultramarine to midnight blue
Fluorescence: none,
Description: Since all 'lazurites' are sulfide rich hauynes, we restrict the name Lazurite to the blue mineral in Lapis Lazuli, which is opaque, non fluorescent, ultramarine to midnight blue with a bright blue streak
Reference: Mineralogical Record (2001) 32:253; Canadian Mineralogist (1979) 17:47-52 Moore, T.P.,Woodside, R.M.W. (2014): The Sar-e-Sang Lapis Mines, Kuran Wa Munjan district, Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan. Mineralogical Record 45 (3), 280-336
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Marialite
Formula: Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Localities:
Meionite
Formula: Ca4Al6Si6O24CO3
Colour: White
Fluorescence: Strong yellow
Description: Meionites and Meionites pseudomorphing to Lazurite. Probed by Bart Cannon, but incorrectly interpreted by Rob Woodside These Marialites have altered, some completely, some partially to Orthoclase. Surviving Marialite has a bright yellow long wave fluorescence.
Reference: Thames Valley Minerals Specimen, RWMW collection
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Monticellite
Formula: CaMgSiO4
Reference: Peters, S.G., Ludington, S.D., Orris, G.J., Sutphin, D.M., and Bliss, J.D., eds. (2007): USGS Open–File Report 07-1214
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Description: No data. Possibly phlogopite.
Reference: Dudley Blauwet priv. comm.(2008), RWMW collection
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Nosean
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · H2O
Omphacite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Reference: Journal of Petrology 43(4):725-747 (2002)
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Habit: Excellent sharp scapolite xls altered to a cherty looking orthoclase
Colour: off white with iron staining
Description: Orthoclase (PXRD confirmed) pseudomorphs after excellent scapolite xls. The blue in these xls is either sodalite or lazurite
Reference: RWMW Collection
Pargasite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Habit: Terminated prisms to several cm
Colour: Brown
Fluorescence: none
Description: Frank Hawthorne identified this pargasite. Green "colour change lazurites" (green Hauyne) being replaced by zeolite occur with large pargasite xls. Thus the pargasite has been assigned to this locality.
Reference: Moore, T.P.,Woodside, R.M.W. (2014): The Sar-e-Sang Lapis Mines, Kuran Wa Munjan district, Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan. Mineralogical Record 45 (3), 280-336.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities:
Potassic-fluoro-richterite ?
Formula: {K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Description: A Rob Lavisnky specimen from "Kokcha Valley" was later reclassified as winchite (pers. comm. of Rob Lavinsky to Olav Revheim). This does not preclude the occurrence of fluoro-potassicrichterite at Sar-e Sang, but indicates that proper analyses have to be carried out on each single amphibole specimen to reveal its true identity.
Reference: Tom Loomis specimen
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Richterite
Formula: {Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Sapphirine
Formula: Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Reference: Deer, Howie and Zussman (1978) Rock-forming Minerals, Vol. 2A, Single-Chain Silicates. (2nd ed.)
'Scapolite'
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
'Sodalite Group'
Reference: RWMW Collection
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Van King
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: KULKE, H., and SCHREYER, W. (1973) Kyanite-talc schist from Sar e Sang, Afghanistan. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 18, 324-328.; Deer, Howie and Zussman (1978) Rock-forming Minerals, Vol. 2A, Single-Chain Silicates. (2nd ed.)
Thomsonite-Ca
Formula: NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Habit: alteration product
Colour: white
Description: Apparently the alteration that produces green Hauynes has continued with the gonnardite to produce mixtures of Gonnardite and Thompsonite. This Thompsonite is only known from the PXRD of Gonnardite with green Hauyne
Reference: RWMW Collection
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Winchite
Formula: ☐{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Habit: Terminated prisms
Colour: Clourless to yellow brown
Fluorescence: bobe
Description: The Winchites are all Ricterite with some Potassium and Fluorine. (Frank Hawthorne Analysis)
Reference: Min Rec 36:3 p294
Wurtzite
Formula: (Zn,Fe)S

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Colusite2.CB.30Cu13VAs3S16
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Wurtzite2.CB.45(Zn,Fe)S
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Chlorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Afghanite (TL)9.FB.05(Na,K)22Ca10(Si24Al24O96)(SO4)6Cl6
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Low Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Anorthite ?9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
Chondrodite9.AF.45(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Clinohumite ?9.AF.55Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Dravite9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Fluoro-richterite9.DE.20{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Gedrite9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Gonnardite9.GA.05(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Haüyne9.FB.10(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Hydroxylclinohumite9.AF.55Mg9(SiO4)4(OH)2
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
'Lazurite' (TL)9.FB.10Na6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Marialite9.FB.15Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Meionite ?9.FB.15Ca4Al6Si6O24CO3
Monticellite9.AC.10CaMgSiO4
Muscovite ?9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Nepheline9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Nosean9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · H2O
Omphacite9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Pargasite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Potassic-fluoro-richterite ?9.DE.20{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Richterite9.DE.20{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Sapphirine9.DH.45Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Sodalite9.FB.10Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Thomsonite-Ca9.GA.10NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Winchite ?9.DE.20☐{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Andradite-Grossular Series'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hackmanite'-Na8Al6Si6O24(Cl2,S)
'K Feldspar'-
'Scapolite'-
'Sodalite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Wurtzite2.8.7.1(Zn,Fe)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Colusite3.1.1.1Cu13VAs3S16
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Chlorapatite41.8.1.2Ca5(PO4)3Cl
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Monticellite51.3.2.1CaMgSiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
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
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chondrodite52.3.2b.2(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Clinohumite ?52.3.2d.1Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Omphacite65.1.3b.1(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Gedrite66.1.2.5☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Pargasite66.1.3a.12{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Richterite66.1.3b.9{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Winchite ?66.1.3b.1☐{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(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
Muscovite ?71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Afghanite (TL)76.2.5.1(Na,K)22Ca10(Si24Al24O96)(SO4)6Cl6
Haüyne76.2.3.3(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
'Lazurite' (FRL)76.2.3.4Na6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Nosean76.2.3.2Na8(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · H2O
Sodalite76.2.3.1Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Al-Si Framework with other Be/Al/Si frameworks
Marialite76.3.1.1Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Gonnardite77.1.5.7(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Albite
var: Low Albite
-Na(AlSi3O8)
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Andradite-Grossular Series'-
Anorthite ?-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
Fluoro-richterite-{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Hackmanite'-Na8Al6Si6O24(Cl2,S)
Hydroxylclinohumite-Mg9(SiO4)4(OH)2
'K Feldspar'-
Meionite ?-Ca4Al6Si6O24CO3
Potassic-fluoro-richterite ?-{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
'Scapolite'-
'Sodalite Group'-
Thomsonite-Ca-NaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
H Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H NoseanNa8(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · H2O
H Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
H Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
H HydroxylclinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4(OH)2
H Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
H Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
H Winchite☐{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C GraphiteC
C MeioniteCa4Al6Si6O24CO3
OOxygen
O LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
O Afghanite(Na,K)22Ca10(Si24Al24O96)(SO4)6Cl6
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
O Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
O HackmaniteNa8Al6Si6O24(Cl2,S)
O Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
O NoseanNa8(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · H2O
O Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
O Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
O Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O HematiteFe2O3
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O BaryteBaSO4
O MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
O Albite (var: Low Albite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O HydroxylclinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4(OH)2
O SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
O Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O CorundumAl2O3
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
O Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
O MeioniteCa4Al6Si6O24CO3
O Winchite☐{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
FFluorine
F Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
F Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
F ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
NaSodium
Na LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Na Afghanite(Na,K)22Ca10(Si24Al24O96)(SO4)6Cl6
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Na Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Na MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Na HackmaniteNa8Al6Si6O24(Cl2,S)
Na Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Na SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Na NoseanNa8(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · H2O
Na Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Na Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Na Albite (var: Low Albite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Na Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Na MeioniteCa4Al6Si6O24CO3
Na Winchite☐{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Mg Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg HydroxylclinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4(OH)2
Mg SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Mg Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Mg Winchite☐{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
AlAluminium
Al LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Al Afghanite(Na,K)22Ca10(Si24Al24O96)(SO4)6Cl6
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Al MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Al HackmaniteNa8Al6Si6O24(Cl2,S)
Al Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Al NoseanNa8(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · H2O
Al Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Al Albite (var: Low Albite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Al Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Al MeioniteCa4Al6Si6O24CO3
Al Winchite☐{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
SiSilicon
Si LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Si Afghanite(Na,K)22Ca10(Si24Al24O96)(SO4)6Cl6
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Si Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Si HackmaniteNa8Al6Si6O24(Cl2,S)
Si Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Si NoseanNa8(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · H2O
Si Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Si Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Chondrodite(Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Si Albite (var: Low Albite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si HydroxylclinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4(OH)2
Si SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Si Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Si Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Si MeioniteCa4Al6Si6O24CO3
Si Winchite☐{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
SSulfur
S LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
S Afghanite(Na,K)22Ca10(Si24Al24O96)(SO4)6Cl6
S HackmaniteNa8Al6Si6O24(Cl2,S)
S Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
S ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
S NoseanNa8(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S SulphurS8
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S MeioniteCa4Al6Si6O24CO3
ClChlorine
Cl LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Cl Afghanite(Na,K)22Ca10(Si24Al24O96)(SO4)6Cl6
Cl MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Cl HackmaniteNa8Al6Si6O24(Cl2,S)
Cl Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Cl SodaliteNa8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Cl ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
Cl MeioniteCa4Al6Si6O24CO3
KPotassium
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
K Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca LazuriteNa6Ca2(Al6Si6O24)(SO4,S,S2,S3,Cl,OH)2
Ca Afghanite(Na,K)22Ca10(Si24Al24O96)(SO4)6Cl6
Ca Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Haüyne(Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)
Ca Fluoro-richterite{Na}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Ca Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Ca Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Ca ChlorapatiteCa5(PO4)3Cl
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca Gonnardite(Na,Ca)2(Si,Al)5O10 · 3H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Thomsonite-CaNaCa2[Al5Si5O20] · 6H2O
Ca Potassic-fluoro-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(F,OH)2
Ca MeioniteCa4Al6Si6O24CO3
Ca Winchite☐{CaNa}{Mg4Al}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
VVanadium
V ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
CuCopper
Cu ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
ZnZinc
Zn Wurtzite(Zn,Fe)S
AsArsenic
As ColusiteCu13VAs3S16
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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Moore, T.P., Woodside, R.W.M. (2014) The Sar-e-Sang Lapis Mines, Kuran Wa Munjan district, Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan. Mineralogical Record, 45(3), 280-336.

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