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GC10 bore, Taiwan Basin, China Sea, Pacific Oceani
Regional Level Types
GC10 bore- not defined -
Taiwan BasinBasin
China SeaSea
Pacific OceanOcean

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An offshore borehole along the coast of Guangdong. Layers in a depth of 3008 m contain abundant hollow tubes, typically 2-3 mm in diameter and up to 1 cm long, which are composed of pyrite and minor marcasite.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Mei Zhang, Xiaoming Sun, Yang Lu, Li Xu, Huifang Xu, and Hongfeng Lu (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(4), 725-734
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Mei Zhang, Xiaoming Sun, Yang Lu, Li Xu, Huifang Xu, and Hongfeng Lu (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(4), 725-734
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Mei Zhang, Xiaoming Sun, Yang Lu, Li Xu, Huifang Xu, and Hongfeng Lu (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(4), 725-734
Calcite var: Mg-rich Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Mg)CO3
Reference: Mei Zhang, Xiaoming Sun, Yang Lu, Li Xu, Huifang Xu, and Hongfeng Lu (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(4), 725-734
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Mei Zhang, Xiaoming Sun, Yang Lu, Li Xu, Huifang Xu, and Hongfeng Lu (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(4), 725-734
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Mei Zhang, Xiaoming Sun, Yang Lu, Li Xu, Huifang Xu, and Hongfeng Lu (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(4), 725-734
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Mei Zhang, Xiaoming Sun, Yang Lu, Li Xu, Huifang Xu, and Hongfeng Lu (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(4), 725-734
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Mei Zhang, Xiaoming Sun, Yang Lu, Li Xu, Huifang Xu, and Hongfeng Lu (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(4), 725-734
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Mei Zhang, Xiaoming Sun, Yang Lu, Li Xu, Huifang Xu, and Hongfeng Lu (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(4), 725-734
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Mei Zhang, Xiaoming Sun, Yang Lu, Li Xu, Huifang Xu, and Hongfeng Lu (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(4), 725-734
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Mei Zhang, Xiaoming Sun, Yang Lu, Li Xu, Huifang Xu, and Hongfeng Lu (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(4), 725-734
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mei Zhang, Xiaoming Sun, Yang Lu, Li Xu, Huifang Xu, and Hongfeng Lu (2011): Mineral Deposits 30(4), 725-734

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Mg-rich Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Mg)CO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
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)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Calcite
var: Mg-rich Calcite
-(Ca,Mg)CO3
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C Calcite (var: Mg-rich Calcite)(Ca,Mg)CO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O Calcite (var: Mg-rich Calcite)(Ca,Mg)CO3
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg Calcite (var: Mg-rich Calcite)(Ca,Mg)CO3
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S AnhydriteCaSO4
KPotassium
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca Calcite (var: Mg-rich Calcite)(Ca,Mg)CO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2

References

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Mei Zhang, Xiaoming Sun, Yang Lu, Li Xu, Huifang Xu, and Hongfeng Lu (2011) Mineralogy of authigenic tube pyrite from the southwest Taiwan Basin of South China Sea and its tracing significance for gas hydrates. Mineral Deposits, 30(4), 725-734 (in Chinese with English abstract).


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