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Optymistychna Cave, Borschiv Raion, Ternopil Oblast, Ukrainei
Regional Level Types
Optymistychna CaveCave
Borschiv RaionDistrict
Ternopil OblastOblast
UkraineCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
48° 44' 33'' North , 25° 59' 37'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Borshchiv10,959 (2014)7.7km
Skala-Podil’s’ka4,255 (2013)19.3km
Zalishchyky9,749 (2017)21.8km
Tovste3,382 (2012)22.7km
Kostryzhivka2,768 (2018)22.8km


Large gypsum cave.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Klimchouk, A. (2012). Gypsum karst in the Western Ukraine. International Journal of Speleology, 25(3), 20.
Mogánite
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Klimchouk, A. (2012). Gypsum karst in the Western Ukraine. International Journal of Speleology, 25(3), 20.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Klimchouk, A. (2012). Gypsum karst in the Western Ukraine. International Journal of Speleology, 25(3), 20.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Mogánite4.DA.20SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Mogánite-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O MogániteSiO2
SiSilicon
Si MogániteSiO2
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
MnManganese
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3

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Klimchouk, A. (2012) Gypsum karst in the Western Ukraine. International Journal of Speleology, 25(3), 20.

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Optymistychna_Cave
Wikidata ID:Q1641035

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