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Thé-dut-sho-Kyatpyin (Night-bird), Marble Ark, Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region, Myanmari
Regional Level Types
Thé-dut-sho-Kyatpyin (Night-bird)- not defined -
Marble Ark- not defined -
Mogok TownshipTownship
Pyin-Oo-Lwin DistrictDistrict
Mandalay RegionRegion
MyanmarCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
22° 55' 25'' North , 96° 26' 1'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Mogok90,843 (2016)7.8km
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Burma


It is a sinkhole, noted with prominent karst topography, caves and loos (twisted holes). Some of these loos are connected to the other loos at Dan-dagu-taung.
Rubies, diopsides and spinels were recovered from the byôn, which was brought out from the loos using powerful pumps and washed on the small valley floor.
By 2001 the deposit was depleted. - Ted Themelis (2008) Gems and Mines of Mogok

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
Corundum var: Ruby
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Harald Schillhammer collection
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Harald Schillhammer collection
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Harald Schillhammer collection
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Harald Schillhammer collection
'Scapolite'
Reference: Harald Schillhammer collection
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Harald Schillhammer collection

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Ruby4.CB.05Al2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Corundum
var: Ruby
-Al2O3
Quartz
var: Rock Crystal
-SiO2
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Corundum (var: Ruby)Al2O3
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O CorundumAl2O3
O QuartzSiO2
MgMagnesium
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al Corundum (var: Ruby)Al2O3
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al CorundumAl2O3
SiSilicon
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S SulphurS8
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
CaCalcium
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8

References

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Ted Themelis (2008) Gems and Mines of Mogok

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