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Banderas prospect, Chiquimula Department, Guatemalai
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Banderas prospectProspect
Chiquimula DepartmentDepartment
GuatemalaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 14° North , 89° West (est.)
Margin of Error:~37km
Locality type:Prospect
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet


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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Buddingtonite
Formula: (NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Reference: Harlap, A. and Williams-Jones, A.E., (2006) Buddingtonite: A Gold Vector In Disguise. in Geological Association of Canada, Program with Abstracts Volume 31
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Harlap, A. and Williams-Jones, A.E., (2006) Buddingtonite: A Gold Vector In Disguise. in Geological Association of Canada, Program with Abstracts Volume 31
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Harlap, A. and Williams-Jones, A.E., (2006) Buddingtonite: A Gold Vector In Disguise. in Geological Association of Canada, Program with Abstracts Volume 31
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Harlap, A. and Williams-Jones, A.E., (2006) Buddingtonite: A Gold Vector In Disguise. in Geological Association of Canada, Program with Abstracts Volume 31
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Harlap, A. and Williams-Jones, A.E., (2006) Buddingtonite: A Gold Vector In Disguise. in Geological Association of Canada, Program with Abstracts Volume 31
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Harlap, A. and Williams-Jones, A.E., (2006) Buddingtonite: A Gold Vector In Disguise. in Geological Association of Canada, Program with Abstracts Volume 31
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Harlap, A. and Williams-Jones, A.E., (2006) Buddingtonite: A Gold Vector In Disguise. in Geological Association of Canada, Program with Abstracts Volume 31

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Buddingtonite9.FA.30(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Buddingtonite76.1.2.1(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Buddingtonite(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
NNitrogen
N Buddingtonite(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
OOxygen
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Buddingtonite(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Buddingtonite(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Buddingtonite(NH4)(AlSi3)O8
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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Harlap, A. and Williams-Jones, A.E. (2006) Buddingtonite: A Gold Vector In Disguise. Geological Association of Canada, Program with Abstracts Volume 31.


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