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Formiga claim, Carnaíba mining district, Pindobaçu, Bahia, Brazili
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Formiga claimClaim
Carnaíba mining districtMining District
PindobaçuMunicipality
BahiaState
BrazilCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
10° South , 40° West (est.)
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~1km
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Transparent emerald with deep colour.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: E.Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of gems, p. 90
Beryl var: Emerald
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: E.Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of gems, p. 90

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Emerald9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Emerald-Be3Al2(Si6O18)

List of minerals for each chemical element

BeBeryllium
Be Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
OOxygen
O Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
AlAluminium
Al Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)

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E.Ya. Kievlenko (2003) Geology of gems, p. 91

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