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Etusis Farm 75, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibiai
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Etusis Farm 75Farm
KaribibConstituency
Erongo RegionRegion
NamibiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
22° 3' 35'' South , 15° 46' 34'' East
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Karibib6,898 (2012)15.2km
Usakos9,147 (2012)19.3km
Otjimbingwe7,677 (2012)48.9km


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11 valid minerals.

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Amblygonite
Formula: LiAl(PO4)F
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Keller, P. (1991) The occurrence of Li-Fe-Mn phosphate minerals in granitic pegmatites of Namibia. Communications of the Geological Survey of Namibia, 7, 21-35.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Keller, P. (1991) The occurrence of Li-Fe-Mn phosphate minerals in granitic pegmatites of Namibia. Communications of the Geological Survey of Namibia, 7, 21-35.
'Columbite-Tantalite'
Reference: Keller, P. (1991) The occurrence of Li-Fe-Mn phosphate minerals in granitic pegmatites of Namibia. Communications of the Geological Survey of Namibia, 7, 21-35.
Ferrisicklerite
Formula: Li1-x(Fe3+xFe2+1-x)PO4
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Colour: Pink
Description: Micro octahedra crystals with green muscovite and pink albite.
Reference: Von Bezing, L., Bode, R., and Jahn, S., (2008) Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern. 547 (in English).
Heterosite
Formula: (Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Hureaulite
Formula: (Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, 603 pp. (in English)
Kryzhanovskite
Formula: (Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
'Lepidolite'
'Mica Group'
Reference: Keller, P. (1991) The occurrence of Li-Fe-Mn phosphate minerals in granitic pegmatites of Namibia. Communications of the Geological Survey of Namibia, 7, 21-35.
Petalite
Formula: LiAl(Si4O10)
Reference: Keller, P. (1991) The occurrence of Li-Fe-Mn phosphate minerals in granitic pegmatites of Namibia. Communications of the Geological Survey of Namibia, 7, 21-35.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Keller, P. (1991) The occurrence of Li-Fe-Mn phosphate minerals in granitic pegmatites of Namibia. Communications of the Geological Survey of Namibia, 7, 21-35.
Triphylite
Formula: LiFe2+PO4

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Amblygonite8.BB.05LiAl(PO4)F
Ferrisicklerite8.AB.10Li1-x(Fe3+xFe2+1-x)PO4
Heterosite8.AB.10(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Hureaulite8.CB.10(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Kryzhanovskite8.CC.05(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
Triphylite8.AB.10LiFe2+PO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Petalite9.EF.05LiAl(Si4O10)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Lepidolite'-
'Mica Group'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
ABXO4
Ferrisicklerite38.1.4.1Li1-x(Fe3+xFe2+1-x)PO4
Triphylite38.1.1.1LiFe2+PO4
AXO4
Heterosite38.4.1.1(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5[HXO4]2[XO4]2.xH2O
Hureaulite39.2.1.1(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Kryzhanovskite40.3.2.2(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Amblygonite41.5.8.1LiAl(PO4)F
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with tetrahedral Al cross-linking
Petalite72.6.1.1LiAl(Si4O10)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Columbite-Tantalite'-
'Lepidolite'-
'Mica Group'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Hureaulite(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
H Kryzhanovskite(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
LiLithium
Li TriphyliteLiFe2+PO4
Li PetaliteLiAl(Si4O10)
Li FerrisickleriteLi1-x(Fex3+Fe2+1-x)PO4
Li AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
O Hureaulite(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
O TriphyliteLiFe2+PO4
O PetaliteLiAl(Si4O10)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O FerrisickleriteLi1-x(Fex3+Fe2+1-x)PO4
O AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Kryzhanovskite(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
AlAluminium
Al PetaliteLiAl(Si4O10)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
SiSilicon
Si PetaliteLiAl(Si4O10)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
PPhosphorus
P Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
P Hureaulite(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
P TriphyliteLiFe2+PO4
P FerrisickleriteLi1-x(Fex3+Fe2+1-x)PO4
P AmblygoniteLiAl(PO4)F
P Kryzhanovskite(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
MnManganese
Mn Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Mn Hureaulite(Mn,Fe)5(PO4)2(HPO4)2 · 4H2O
Mn Kryzhanovskite(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
FeIron
Fe Heterosite(Fe3+,Mn3+)PO4
Fe TriphyliteLiFe2+PO4
Fe FerrisickleriteLi1-x(Fex3+Fe2+1-x)PO4
Fe Kryzhanovskite(Fe3+,Mn2+)3(PO4)2(OH,H2O)3
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi

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