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Eudialyte Pass, Khibiny Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russiai
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Eudialyte PassPass
Khibiny MassifMassif
Murmansk OblastOblast
RussiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
67° North , 33° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~25km
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Murmanskaja Oblast'; Murmansk Oblast
Name(s) in local language(s):
, Хибины, Хибинский массив


Located between Mt. Kuel'por and Mt. Kukisvumchorr. The now descredited nioboloparite was first described from here.
A 6 m thick pegmatite dike emplaced in pyroxene rischorrite.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
Soviet Union (1922-1991)Country (Former)
EuropeContinent
Fennoscandian ShieldShield
Kola Peninsula, Murmansk Oblast, RussiaPeninsula
Karelian-Kola Alkaline Ultramafic and Carbonatitic Province, Finland/RussiaGeologic Province

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: Mitchell, R.H., Chakhmouradian, A.R. and Yakovenchuk, V.N. (1996): "Nioboloparite"; a re-investigation and descreditation. Canadian Mineralogist. 34,991-999
Lamprophyllite
Formula: (Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
Reference: Mitchell, R.H., Chakhmouradian, A.R. and Yakovenchuk, V.N. (1996): "Nioboloparite"; a re-investigation and descreditation. Canadian Mineralogist. 34,991-999
Loparite-(Ce)
Formula: (Na,REE)Ti2O6
Reference: Mitchell, R.H., Chakhmouradian, A.R. and Yakovenchuk, V.N. (1996): "Nioboloparite"; a re-investigation and descreditation. Canadian Mineralogist. 34,991-999
Loparite-(Ce) var: Nioboloparite
Formula: (Na,Ce,Ca,Sr,Th)(Ti,Nb,Fe)O3
Reference: Mitchell, R.H., Chakhmouradian, A.R. and Yakovenchuk, V.N. (1996): "Nioboloparite"; a re-investigation and descreditation. Canadian Mineralogist. 34,991-999
Lorenzenite
Formula: Na2Ti2(Si2O6)O3
Reference: Mitchell, R.H., Chakhmouradian, A.R. and Yakovenchuk, V.N. (1996): "Nioboloparite"; a re-investigation and descreditation. Canadian Mineralogist. 34,991-999
Mosandrite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ca3REE)[(H2O)2Ca0.50.5]Ti(Si2O7)2(OH)2(H2O)2
Description: Pssible not variety of mosandrite but of Rinkite ?
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # 1030
Mosandrite-(Ce) var: Lovchorrite
Formula: (◻,Ca,Na)3(Ca,REE)4Ti(Si2O7)2[H2O,OH,F]4 · H2O
Reference: Knut Edvard Larsen collection # 1030
Murmanite
Formula: Na2Ti2(Si2O7)O2 · 2H2O
Reference: Mitchell, R.H., Chakhmouradian, A.R. and Yakovenchuk, V.N. (1996): "Nioboloparite"; a re-investigation and descreditation. Canadian Mineralogist. 34,991-999
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Reference: Mitchell, R.H., Chakhmouradian, A.R. and Yakovenchuk, V.N. (1996): "Nioboloparite"; a re-investigation and descreditation. Canadian Mineralogist. 34,991-999
'Pyrochlore'
Reference: Mitchell, R.H., Chakhmouradian, A.R. and Yakovenchuk, V.N. (1996): "Nioboloparite"; a re-investigation and descreditation. Canadian Mineralogist. 34,991-999

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Loparite-(Ce)4.CC.35(Na,REE)Ti2O6
var: Nioboloparite4.CC.35(Na,Ce,Ca,Sr,Th)(Ti,Nb,Fe)O3
Group 9 - Silicates
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Lamprophyllite9.BE.25(Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
Lorenzenite9.DB.10Na2Ti2(Si2O6)O3
Mosandrite-(Ce)9.BE.20(Ca3REE)[(H2O)2Ca0.50.5]Ti(Si2O7)2(OH)2(H2O)2
var: Lovchorrite ?9.BE.20(◻,Ca,Na)3(Ca,REE)4Ti(Si2O7)2[H2O,OH,F]4 · H2O
Murmanite9.BE.27Na2Ti2(Si2O7)O2 · 2H2O
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Pyrochlore'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Loparite-(Ce)4.3.3.3(Na,REE)Ti2O6
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Lamprophyllite56.2.6c.4(Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
Mosandrite-(Ce)56.2.5.1(Ca3REE)[(H2O)2Ca0.50.5]Ti(Si2O7)2(OH)2(H2O)2
Murmanite56.2.7.2Na2Ti2(Si2O7)O2 · 2H2O
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Lorenzenite65.1.6.1Na2Ti2(Si2O6)O3
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Loparite-(Ce)
var: Nioboloparite
-(Na,Ce,Ca,Sr,Th)(Ti,Nb,Fe)O3
Mosandrite-(Ce)
var: Lovchorrite ?
-(◻,Ca,Na)3(Ca,REE)4Ti(Si2O7)2[H2O,OH,F]4 · H2O
'Pyrochlore'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MurmaniteNa2Ti2(Si2O7)O2 · 2H2O
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H Lamprophyllite(Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
H Mosandrite-(Ce)(Ca3REE)[(H2O)2Ca0.50.5]Ti(Si2O7)2(OH)2(H2O)2
H Mosandrite-(Ce) (var: Lovchorrite)(◻,Ca,Na)3(Ca,REE)4Ti(Si2O7)2[H2O,OH,F]4 · H2O
OOxygen
O Loparite-(Ce) (var: Nioboloparite)(Na,Ce,Ca,Sr,Th)(Ti,Nb,Fe)O3
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O MurmaniteNa2Ti2(Si2O7)O2 · 2H2O
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O Lamprophyllite(Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
O LorenzeniteNa2Ti2(Si2O6)O3
O Loparite-(Ce)(Na,REE)Ti2O6
O Mosandrite-(Ce)(Ca3REE)[(H2O)2Ca0.50.5]Ti(Si2O7)2(OH)2(H2O)2
O Mosandrite-(Ce) (var: Lovchorrite)(◻,Ca,Na)3(Ca,REE)4Ti(Si2O7)2[H2O,OH,F]4 · H2O
FFluorine
F Lamprophyllite(Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
F Mosandrite-(Ce) (var: Lovchorrite)(◻,Ca,Na)3(Ca,REE)4Ti(Si2O7)2[H2O,OH,F]4 · H2O
NaSodium
Na Loparite-(Ce) (var: Nioboloparite)(Na,Ce,Ca,Sr,Th)(Ti,Nb,Fe)O3
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na MurmaniteNa2Ti2(Si2O7)O2 · 2H2O
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na Lamprophyllite(Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
Na LorenzeniteNa2Ti2(Si2O6)O3
Na Loparite-(Ce)(Na,REE)Ti2O6
Na Mosandrite-(Ce) (var: Lovchorrite)(◻,Ca,Na)3(Ca,REE)4Ti(Si2O7)2[H2O,OH,F]4 · H2O
AlAluminium
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si MurmaniteNa2Ti2(Si2O7)O2 · 2H2O
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si Lamprophyllite(Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
Si LorenzeniteNa2Ti2(Si2O6)O3
Si Mosandrite-(Ce)(Ca3REE)[(H2O)2Ca0.50.5]Ti(Si2O7)2(OH)2(H2O)2
Si Mosandrite-(Ce) (var: Lovchorrite)(◻,Ca,Na)3(Ca,REE)4Ti(Si2O7)2[H2O,OH,F]4 · H2O
CaCalcium
Ca Loparite-(Ce) (var: Nioboloparite)(Na,Ce,Ca,Sr,Th)(Ti,Nb,Fe)O3
Ca Mosandrite-(Ce)(Ca3REE)[(H2O)2Ca0.50.5]Ti(Si2O7)2(OH)2(H2O)2
Ca Mosandrite-(Ce) (var: Lovchorrite)(◻,Ca,Na)3(Ca,REE)4Ti(Si2O7)2[H2O,OH,F]4 · H2O
TiTitanium
Ti Loparite-(Ce) (var: Nioboloparite)(Na,Ce,Ca,Sr,Th)(Ti,Nb,Fe)O3
Ti MurmaniteNa2Ti2(Si2O7)O2 · 2H2O
Ti Lamprophyllite(Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
Ti LorenzeniteNa2Ti2(Si2O6)O3
Ti Loparite-(Ce)(Na,REE)Ti2O6
Ti Mosandrite-(Ce)(Ca3REE)[(H2O)2Ca0.50.5]Ti(Si2O7)2(OH)2(H2O)2
Ti Mosandrite-(Ce) (var: Lovchorrite)(◻,Ca,Na)3(Ca,REE)4Ti(Si2O7)2[H2O,OH,F]4 · H2O
MnManganese
Mn Lamprophyllite(Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
FeIron
Fe Loparite-(Ce) (var: Nioboloparite)(Na,Ce,Ca,Sr,Th)(Ti,Nb,Fe)O3
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe Lamprophyllite(Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
SrStrontium
Sr Loparite-(Ce) (var: Nioboloparite)(Na,Ce,Ca,Sr,Th)(Ti,Nb,Fe)O3
Sr Lamprophyllite(Na,Mn2+)3(Sr,Na)2(Ti,Fe3+)3(Si2O7)2O2(OH,O,F)2
Sr Loparite-(Ce)(Na,REE)Ti2O6
NbNiobium
Nb Loparite-(Ce) (var: Nioboloparite)(Na,Ce,Ca,Sr,Th)(Ti,Nb,Fe)O3
Nb Loparite-(Ce)(Na,REE)Ti2O6
CeCerium
Ce Loparite-(Ce) (var: Nioboloparite)(Na,Ce,Ca,Sr,Th)(Ti,Nb,Fe)O3
Ce Loparite-(Ce)(Na,REE)Ti2O6
ThThorium
Th Loparite-(Ce) (var: Nioboloparite)(Na,Ce,Ca,Sr,Th)(Ti,Nb,Fe)O3
Th Loparite-(Ce)(Na,REE)Ti2O6

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