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Liujiagou, Yanmenguan, Dai Co., Xinzhou, Shanxi, Chinai
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Dai Co.County
XinzhouPrefecture
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Name(s) in local language(s):刘家沟村, 雁门关乡, 代县, 忻州市, 山西省, 中国
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 39° North , 113° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~15km
Köppen climate type:Dwb : Monsoon-influenced warm-summer humid continental climate


Outcrops of meta-ultramafic rocks, which mainly consist of almandine and gedrite. Almandine megacrysts are typically 10 cm across.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


11 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Songnian Lu, Huaikun Li, and Yongqing Tian (2003): Geological Survey and Research 26(1), 15-20
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Songnian Lu, Huaikun Li, and Yongqing Tian (2003): Geological Survey and Research 26(1), 15-20
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Songnian Lu, Huaikun Li, and Yongqing Tian (2003): Geological Survey and Research 26(1), 15-20
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Songnian Lu, Huaikun Li, and Yongqing Tian (2003): Geological Survey and Research 26(1), 15-20
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Songnian Lu, Huaikun Li, and Yongqing Tian (2003): Geological Survey and Research 26(1), 15-20
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Songnian Lu, Huaikun Li, and Yongqing Tian (2003): Geological Survey and Research 26(1), 15-20
Gedrite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Songnian Lu, Huaikun Li, and Yongqing Tian (2003): Geological Survey and Research 26(1), 15-20
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Songnian Lu, Huaikun Li, and Yongqing Tian (2003): Geological Survey and Research 26(1), 15-20
Magnesio-hornblende
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: Songnian Lu, Huaikun Li, and Yongqing Tian (2003): Geological Survey and Research 26(1), 15-20
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Songnian Lu, Huaikun Li, and Yongqing Tian (2003): Geological Survey and Research 26(1), 15-20
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Songnian Lu, Huaikun Li, and Yongqing Tian (2003): Geological Survey and Research 26(1), 15-20
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Songnian Lu, Huaikun Li, and Yongqing Tian (2003): Geological Survey and Research 26(1), 15-20

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Rutile'4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Almandine'9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
'Andalusite'9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
'Cordierite'9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
'Epidote'9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Gedrite'9.DD.05☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
'Kyanite'9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
'Magnesio-hornblende'9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
'Sillimanite'9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
'Staurolite'9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
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 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Gedrite66.1.2.5☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
Magnesio-hornblende-☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
O RutileTiO2
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Gedrite☐{Mg2}{Mg3Al2}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
CaCalcium
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Magnesio-hornblende☐{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)

References

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Songnian Lu, Huaikun Li, and Yongqing Tian (2003): Preliminary study of giant-crystal garnet-gedrite rocks in Hengshan mountain, Shanxi Province. Geological Survey and Research 26(1), 15-20 (in Chinese with English abstract).


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