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Kavir-e-Sagand, Saghand (Sagand; Saqand), Yazd, Irani
Regional Level Types
Kavir-e-Sagand- not defined -
Saghand (Sagand; Saqand)- not defined -
YazdProvince
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
32° 32' 15'' North , 55° 15' 20'' East
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Kavir-e-Sagand is the "minerals deposit area" located near Saghand (north of Yazd).

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


17 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alum-(K)
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Reference: Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.
Alunogen
Formula: Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Reference: Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.; Bariand, P., Berthelon, J. P., Cesbron, F. & Sadrzadeh, M. (1973): New aluminum sulfate hydrate, khademite of Saghand (Iran). Comptes Rendus des Seances de l'Académie des Sciences, Série C, 277, 1585-1588 (in French).
Amarantite
Formula: Fe3+2(SO4)2O · 7H2O
Reference: Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.; Bariand, P., Berthelon, J. P., Cesbron, F. & Sadrzadeh, M. (1973): New aluminum sulfate hydrate, khademite of Saghand (Iran). Comptes Rendus des Seances de l'Académie des Sciences, Série C, 277, 1585-1588 (in French).
Butlerite
Formula: Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
Reference: Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.; Bariand, P., Berthelon, J. P., Cesbron, F. & Sadrzadeh, M. (1973): New aluminum sulfate hydrate, khademite of Saghand (Iran). Comptes Rendus des Seances de l'Académie des Sciences, Série C, 277, 1585-1588 (in French).
Cadwaladerite
Formula: Al5(H2O)3(OH)12·n(Cl,H2O)
Reference: Vincent Bourgoin
Copiapite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Reference: Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.; Bariand, P., Berthelon, J. P., Cesbron, F. & Sadrzadeh, M. (1973): New aluminum sulfate hydrate, khademite of Saghand (Iran). Comptes Rendus des Seances de l'Académie des Sciences, Série C, 277, 1585-1588 (in French).
Coquimbite
Formula: Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Reference: Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.
Jarosite
Formula: KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Bariand, P., Berthelon, J. P., Cesbron, F. & Sadrzadeh, M. (1973): New aluminum sulfate hydrate, khademite of Saghand (Iran). Comptes Rendus des Seances de l'Académie des Sciences, Série C, 277, 1585-1588 (in French).
Khademite (TL)
Formula: Al(SO4)F · 5H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Bariand, P., Berthelon, J. P., Cesbron, F. & Sadrzadeh, M. (1973): New aluminum sulfate hydrate, khademite of Saghand (Iran). Comptes Rendus des Seances de l'Académie des Sciences, Série C, 277, 1585-1588 (in French).; AM 66 (1981), 1102; AM 73 (1988), 1499; AM 74 (1989), 951; Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.
Lesukite
Formula: Al2Cl(OH)5 · 2H2O
Reference: Vincent Bourgoin
Metavoltine
Formula: Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Reference: Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.
Parabutlerite
Formula: Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
Reference: Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.; Bariand, P., Berthelon, J. P., Cesbron, F. & Sadrzadeh, M. (1973): New aluminum sulfate hydrate, khademite of Saghand (Iran). Comptes Rendus des Seances de l'Académie des Sciences, Série C, 277, 1585-1588 (in French).
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.
Römerite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Reference: Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.
Szomolnokite
Formula: FeSO4 · H2O
Reference: Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.
Tamarugite
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Reference: Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.
Voltaite
Formula: K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Reference: Bariand, P., Cesbron, F. & Berthelon, J. P. (1977): Iron sulfates of Saghand near Yazd (Iran). Memoire Hors-Série de la Société Géologique de France 8, 77-85.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Cadwaladerite3.BD.05Al5(H2O)3(OH)12·n(Cl,H2O)
Lesukite3..Al2Cl(OH)5 · 2H2O
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alum-(K)7.CC.20KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Alunogen7.CB.45Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Amarantite7.DB.30Fe3+2(SO4)2O · 7H2O
Butlerite7.DC.10Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
Copiapite7.DB.35Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Coquimbite7.CB.55Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Jarosite7.BC.10KFe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Khademite (TL)7.DB.10Al(SO4)F · 5H2O
Metavoltine7.DF.35Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Parabutlerite7.DC.10Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
Römerite7.CB.75Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Szomolnokite7.CB.05FeSO4 · H2O
Tamarugite7.CC.10NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Voltaite7.CC.25K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
Am(O,OH)pXq
Cadwaladerite10.5.1.1Al5(H2O)3(OH)12·n(Cl,H2O)
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AmBn(XO4)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p < 3:2 and > 1:1
Metavoltine29.4.6.1Na6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Alum-(K)29.5.5.1KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Tamarugite29.5.3.1NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Szomolnokite29.6.2.2FeSO4 · H2O
AB2(XO4)4·H2O
Römerite29.7.2.1Fe2+Fe3+2(SO4)4 · 14H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Alunogen29.8.6.1Al2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Coquimbite29.8.3.1Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Miscellaneous
Voltaite29.9.1.1K2Fe2+5Fe3+3Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Jarosite30.2.5.1KFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Amarantite31.9.3.1Fe3+2(SO4)2O · 7H2O
Butlerite31.9.1.1Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
Khademite (TL)31.9.11.1Al(SO4)F · 5H2O
Parabutlerite31.9.2.1Fe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
Miscellaneous
Copiapite31.10.5.1Fe2+Fe3+4(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Lesukite-Al2Cl(OH)5 · 2H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H KhademiteAl(SO4)F · 5H2O
H CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
H ParabutleriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
H AmarantiteFe23+(SO4)2O · 7H2O
H SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
H ButleriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
H RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
H VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
H MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
H CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
H AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
H TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
H Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
H JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
H LesukiteAl2Cl(OH)5 · 2H2O
H CadwaladeriteAl5(H2O)3(OH)12·n(Cl,H2O)
OOxygen
O KhademiteAl(SO4)F · 5H2O
O CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
O ParabutleriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
O AmarantiteFe23+(SO4)2O · 7H2O
O SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
O ButleriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
O RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
O VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
O MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
O CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
O AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
O TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
O Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
O JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
O LesukiteAl2Cl(OH)5 · 2H2O
O CadwaladeriteAl5(H2O)3(OH)12·n(Cl,H2O)
FFluorine
F KhademiteAl(SO4)F · 5H2O
NaSodium
Na MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Na TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al KhademiteAl(SO4)F · 5H2O
Al VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Al AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
Al TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Al Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Al LesukiteAl2Cl(OH)5 · 2H2O
Al CadwaladeriteAl5(H2O)3(OH)12·n(Cl,H2O)
SSulfur
S KhademiteAl(SO4)F · 5H2O
S CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
S ParabutleriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
S AmarantiteFe23+(SO4)2O · 7H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
S ButleriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
S RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
S VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
S MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
S CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
S AlunogenAl2(SO4)3 · 17H2O
S TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
S Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
S JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
ClChlorine
Cl LesukiteAl2Cl(OH)5 · 2H2O
Cl CadwaladeriteAl5(H2O)3(OH)12·n(Cl,H2O)
KPotassium
K VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
K MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
K Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
K JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6
FeIron
Fe CopiapiteFe2+Fe43+(SO4)6(OH)2 · 20H2O
Fe ParabutleriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
Fe AmarantiteFe23+(SO4)2O · 7H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SzomolnokiteFeSO4 · H2O
Fe ButleriteFe3+(SO4)(OH) · 2H2O
Fe RömeriteFe2+Fe23+(SO4)4 · 14H2O
Fe VoltaiteK2Fe52+Fe33+Al(SO4)12 · 18H2O
Fe MetavoltineNa6K2FeFe6(SO4)12O2 · 18H2O
Fe CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Fe JarositeKFe3+ 3(SO4)2(OH)6

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