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Arandis, Arandis Constituency, Erongo Region, Namibiai
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Arandis ConstituencyConstituency
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Located 15 km from the world's largest open-pit uranium mine, the Rossing mine. Arandis was established in 1978 for the workers at Rossing mine and in 1994 was granted town status.

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2 valid minerals.

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'Arandisite'
Formula: 3SnSiO4 · 2SnO2 · 4H2O
Reference: Rocks & Min. (1955) 30, 339-342
Boltwoodite
Formula: (K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Jeremejevite
Formula: Al6(BO3)5(F,OH)3
Reference: No reference listed

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 6 - Borates
Jeremejevite6.AB.15Al6(BO3)5(F,OH)3
Group 9 - Silicates
Boltwoodite9.AK.15(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Arandisite'-3SnSiO4 · 2SnO2 · 4H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 25 - ANHYDROUS BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Miscellaneous
Jeremejevite25.8.1.1Al6(BO3)5(F,OH)3
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Boltwoodite53.3.1.5(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Arandisite'-3SnSiO4 · 2SnO2 · 4H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Arandisite3SnSiO4 · 2SnO2 · 4H2O
H JeremejeviteAl6(BO3)5(F,OH)3
H Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
BBoron
B JeremejeviteAl6(BO3)5(F,OH)3
OOxygen
O Arandisite3SnSiO4 · 2SnO2 · 4H2O
O JeremejeviteAl6(BO3)5(F,OH)3
O Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
FFluorine
F JeremejeviteAl6(BO3)5(F,OH)3
NaSodium
Na Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
AlAluminium
Al JeremejeviteAl6(BO3)5(F,OH)3
SiSilicon
Si Arandisite3SnSiO4 · 2SnO2 · 4H2O
Si Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
KPotassium
K Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O
SnTin
Sn Arandisite3SnSiO4 · 2SnO2 · 4H2O
UUranium
U Boltwoodite(K,Na)(UO2)(SiO3OH) · 1.5H2O

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arandis_Constituency
Wikidata ID:Q438851


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