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Aussenkjer Farm 147, Karasburg West, ǁKaras Region, Namibiai
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Aussenkjer Farm 147Farm
Karasburg WestConstituency
ǁKaras RegionRegion
NamibiaCountry

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28° 21' South , 17° 24' East
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Farm on the banks of the Orange River. Has a small deposit of Fluorite

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African PlateTectonic Plate

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3 valid minerals.

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Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Colour: colourless, pale purple to pale blueish-green
Reference: Bezing, L. von., Bode, R., and Jahn, S., (2008) Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, (in English); Fluorite: The Collector's Choice. Extra Lapis English No. 9
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Fluorite: The Collector's Choice. Extra Lapis English No. 9
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Description: Associated with fluorite.
Reference: Bruce Cairncross specimen, photo ID 740446

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2

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