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Kizombilahy Fe deposit, Soalala iron ore field, Ambohipaky, Soalala, Boeny, Madagascari
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Kizombilahy Fe depositDeposit
Soalala iron ore fieldOre Field
AmbohipakyCommune
SoalalaDistrict
BoenyRegion
MadagascarCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Kizombilahy, Kaominin' Ambohipaky, Distrikan'i Soalala, Faritr'i Boeny, Faritanin' i Mahajanga, Madagasikara
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 16° South , 45° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~37km
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet


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Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)Tectonic Plate
Mahajanga Province (Majunga), MadagascarProvince

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Donghong Liu (2008): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 95-98
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Donghong Liu (2008): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 95-98
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Donghong Liu (2008): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 95-98
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Donghong Liu (2008): Mineral Deposits 28(suppl.), 95-98

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O HematiteFe2O3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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Donghong Liu (2008) Characteristics of Soalala iron deposit in Madagascar of Africa. Mineral Deposits, 28 (suppl.), 95-98 (in Chinese with English abstract) [http://www.kcdz.ac.cn/kcdz/ch/reader/download_pdf.aspx?file_no=2009Z012&year_id=2009&quarter_id=Z&falg=1].


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