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Karibib Townlands Farm 57, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibiai
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Karibib Townlands Farm 57Farm
KaribibConstituency
Erongo RegionRegion
NamibiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
21° 58' 10'' South , 15° 53' 12'' East
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PlacePopulationDistance
Karibib6,898 (2012)6.8km
Usakos9,147 (2012)29.8km
Otjimbingwe7,677 (2012)49.3km


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6 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Barbosalite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Reference: - Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2007): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, 464 pp. (in English)
Bertrandite
Formula: Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Reference: Roering, C. & Heckroodt, R. O. (1966): The alteration of beryl in the Dernburg pegmatite, Karibib, South West Africa. Annals of the Geological Survey, Republic of South Africa (Annale van die Geologiese Opname, Republiek van Suid-Afrika) 3, 133-137.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Roering, C. & Heckroodt, R. O. (1966): The alteration of beryl in the Dernburg pegmatite, Karibib, South West Africa. Annals of the Geological Survey, Republic of South Africa (Annale van die Geologiese Opname, Republiek van Suid-Afrika) 3, 133-137.
'Clays'
Reference: Roering, C. & Heckroodt, R. O. (1966): The alteration of beryl in the Dernburg pegmatite, Karibib, South West Africa. Annals of the Geological Survey, Republic of South Africa (Annale van die Geologiese Opname, Republiek van Suid-Afrika) 3, 133-137.
Heterosite
Formula: (Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Reference: Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, 602 pp. (in English)
Lazulite
Formula: MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Description: An iron-rich variety.
Reference: Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, 637 (in English)
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Description: Found in pegmatites.
Reference: Von Bezing, L., Bode, R., and Jahn, S., (2008) Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern. 824 pp (in English).

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Barbosalite8.BB.40Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Heterosite8.AB.10(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Lazulite8.BB.40MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Bertrandite9.BD.05Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Clays'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Heterosite38.4.1.1(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq
Barbosalite41.10.1.4Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Lazulite41.10.1.1MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Bertrandite56.1.1.1Be4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Clays'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
H BarbosaliteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2
H LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
OOxygen
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
O BarbosaliteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
O LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si BertranditeBe4(Si2O7)(OH)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
PPhosphorus
P BarbosaliteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2
P Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
P LazuliteMgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
MnManganese
Mn Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
FeIron
Fe BarbosaliteFe2+Fe23+(PO4)2(OH)2
Fe Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)

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