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Elgoras Mountain, Sal nye Tundry, Murmansk Oblast, Russia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 68° 6' 7'' North , 31° 33' 43'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 68.10200,31.56210
GeoHash:G#: usn7qjwff
Locality type:Mountain
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Murmanskaja Oblast'; Murmansk Oblast


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Regions containing this locality

Soviet Union (1922-1991)

Country (Former) - 3,740 mineral species & varietal names listed

Karelian-Kola Alkaline Ultramafic and Carbonatitic Province, Finland/Russia

Geologic Province - 1,166 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., et al. (2002): Zap. Vses. Min. Obs. 131(2), 58-62; American Mineralogist 88, 933 (2003)
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., et al. (2002): Zap. Vses. Min. Obs. 131(2), 58-62; American Mineralogist 88, 933 (2003)
'Biotite'
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., et al. (2002): Zap. Vses. Min. Obs. 131(2), 58-62; American Mineralogist 88, 933 (2003)
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., et al. (2002): Zap. Vses. Min. Obs. 131(2), 58-62; American Mineralogist 88, 933 (2003)
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., et al. (2002): Zap. Vses. Min. Obs. 131(2), 58-62; American Mineralogist 88, 933 (2003)
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., et al. (2002): Zap. Vses. Min. Obs. 131(2), 58-62; American Mineralogist 88, 933 (2003)
Marialite
Formula: Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., et al. (2002): Zap. Vses. Min. Obs. 131(2), 58-62; American Mineralogist 88, 933 (2003)
Potassic-chloro-pargasite
Formula: {K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(Cl,OH)2
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., et al. (2002): Zap. Vses. Min. Obs. 131(2), 58-62; American Mineralogist 88, 933 (2003)
Potassic-pargasite
Formula: {K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Chukanov, N.V., et al. (2002): Zap. Vses. Min. Obs. 131(2), 58-62; American Mineralogist 88, 933 (2003)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Fluorapatite'8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
'Almandine'9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
'Diopside'9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
'Enstatite'9.DA.05MgSiO3
'Marialite'9.FB.15Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
'Potassic-chloro-pargasite'9.DE.15{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(Cl,OH)2
'Potassic-pargasite'9.DE.15{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with other Be/Al/Si frameworks
Marialite76.3.1.1Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-
Potassic-chloro-pargasite-{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(Cl,OH)2
Potassic-pargasite-{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Potassic-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
O Potassic-chloro-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(Cl,OH)2
O Potassic-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
NaSodium
Na MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
MgMagnesium
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg Potassic-chloro-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(Cl,OH)2
Mg Potassic-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Al Potassic-chloro-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(Cl,OH)2
Al Potassic-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Si Potassic-chloro-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(Cl,OH)2
Si Potassic-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
ClChlorine
Cl MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
Cl Potassic-chloro-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(Cl,OH)2
KPotassium
K Potassic-chloro-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(Cl,OH)2
K Potassic-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca Potassic-chloro-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(Cl,OH)2
Ca Potassic-pargasite{K}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3131984
Proterozoic I granulite

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Granulite

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 638261
Igneous: extrusive; Extrusive: mafic

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Description: Northern Europe, Svecofennian and Lapland-Kola orogens

Comments: Orogen, fold-thrust belt, folded region; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08

Lithology: Basalt, diabase, andesitic basalt, amphibolite

Reference: J.C. Harrison, M.R. St-Onge, O.V. Petrov, S.I. Strelnikov, B.G. Lopatin, F.H. Wilson, S. Tella, D. Paul, T. Lynds, S.P. Shokalsky, C.K. Hults, S. Bergman, H.F. Jepsen, and A. Solli. Geological map of the Arctic. doi:10.4095/287868. Geological Survey of Canada Map 2159A. [2]

Mesoarchean
2800 - 3200 Ma



ID: 3186940
Archean crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Mesoarchean (2800 - 3200 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Belmorian Gneiss Complex

Lithology: Orthogneiss/paragneiss/metavolcanic gneiss

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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Chukanov, N.V., et al. (2002): Zap. Vses. Min. Obs. 131(2), 58-62
American Mineralogist 88, 933 (2003)


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