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Dobrova, Dravograd, Carinthia Region, Sloveniai
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View of river Drava near the type locality

Dobrova, Dravograd, Carinthia Region, Slovenia
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 34' 52'' North , 15° 0' 15'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
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Köppen climate type:
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Dobrova pri Dravogradu; Dobrowa; Dobrawa


Close to the austrian border and formerly part of Carinthia. The village is situated on the river Drau (latin: 'Drave'), for whom dravite was named. The dravite occurs as pale to dark brown, prismatic crystals in mica schist.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Dravite (TL)
Formula: Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Type Locality:
Reference: G. Tschermak (1883) Lehb. Min. p. 472
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Janez Zavašnik Collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Dravite (TL)9.CK.05Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Dravite (TL)61.3.1.9Na(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
NaSodium
Na DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AlAluminium
Al DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si DraviteNa(Mg3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

References

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Hochleitner, R. (1979): Dravit von der Drau. Lapis, 4 (1), 31.
Ertl, A. (2007): Über die Typlokalität und die Nomenklatur des Minerals Dravit. Mitt. Österr. Mineral. Ges., 153, 265-271.
Recnik, A., Mazaj, M., Hinterlechner, R. A. & Niedermayr, G. (2008): Fundstellen in Slowenien: Dobrova, die klassische Lokalität des Dravit. Mineralien-Welt 19 (1), 48-54.

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