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Aclare, Co. Carlow, Irelandi
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 52° 41' 7'' North , 6° 44' 57'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 52.68531,-6.74932
GeoHash:G#: gc75wrj61
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Myshall302 (2013)2.0km
Kildavin194 (2013)4.2km
Ballon684 (2013)6.3km
Clonegal245 (2013)7.0km
Bunclody2,012 (2017)7.3km


Lithium Pegmatite

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
British IslesGroup of Islands
Ireland (island)Island

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


12 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
'Apatite'
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
'Biotite'
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Clinochlore var: Pennine
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Lithiophilite
Formula: LiMn2+PO4
Reference: Steiger, R. and von Knorring, O. (1974) J. Earth Sci. (Leeds) 8, 433-43.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Reference: Steiger, R. and von Knorring, O. (1974) J. Earth Sci. (Leeds) 8, 433-43.; Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.; Whitworth, M.P. (1992) Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Whitworth, M. P. (1992). Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Lithiophilite8.AB.10LiMn2+PO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Pennine9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Spodumene9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
ABXO4
Lithiophilite38.1.1.2LiMn2+PO4
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
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+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
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Spodumene65.1.4.1LiAlSi2O6
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
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
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Clinochlore
var: Pennine
-Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
H Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
LiLithium
Li SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Li LithiophiliteLiMn2+PO4
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
O Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O LithiophiliteLiMn2+PO4
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Mg Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Si Clinochlore (var: Pennine)Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
PPhosphorus
P LithiophiliteLiMn2+PO4
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MnManganese
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn LithiophiliteLiMn2+PO4
FeIron
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Devonian - Silurian
358.9 - 443.8 Ma



ID: 3184986
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 443.8 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Devonian - Ordovician
358.9 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3156638
Ordovician granite

Age: Paleozoic (358.9 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Granite group

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
Whitworth, M. P. (1992) Petrogenetic implications of garnets associated with lithium pegmatites from SE Ireland. Mineralogical Magazine, 56(382), 75-83.


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