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Turakulominsky ruby deposit, Murghob, Gorno-Badakhshan, Tajikistani
Regional Level Types
Turakulominsky ruby depositDeposit
MurghobDistrict
Gorno-BadakhshanAutonomous Region
TajikistanCountry

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Latitude & Longitude:
38° North , 73° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~175km
Locality type:


Corundum associated with marble skarns of the Sarydzhilga formation.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Eugenii Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of Gems
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Eugenii Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of Gems
Corundum var: Ruby
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Eugenii Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of Gems
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Eugenii Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of Gems
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Eugenii Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of Gems
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Eugenii Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of Gems
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Eugenii Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of Gems
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Eugenii Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of Gems
Muscovite var: Fuchsite
Formula: K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Eugenii Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of Gems
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Eugenii Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of Gems
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Eugenii Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of Gems
'Scapolite'
Reference: Eugenii Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of Gems
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Eugenii Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of Gems

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Ruby4.CB.05Al2O3
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Fuchsite9.EC.15K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Scapolite'-
'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
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Corundum
var: Ruby
-Al2O3
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Fuchsite
-K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
'Scapolite'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C GraphiteC
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Corundum (var: Ruby)Al2O3
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O RutileTiO2
O Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O CalciteCaCO3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O CorundumAl2O3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
AlAluminium
Al Corundum (var: Ruby)Al2O3
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
KPotassium
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca CalciteCaCO3
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
CrChromium
Cr Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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