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Slieve Binnian (Sliabh Binneáin), Mourne Mountains, Co. Down, Ulster, Northern Ireland, UKi
Regional Level Types
Slieve Binnian (Sliabh Binneáin)- not defined -
Mourne MountainsMountain Range
Co. DownCounty
UlsterProvince
Northern IrelandConstituent Country
UKCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
54° 8' 33'' North , 5° 58' 46'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Annalong1,760 (2016)6.5km
Kilkeel6,447 (2016)9.1km
Newcastle7,444 (2016)10.2km
Castlewellan2,499 (2016)12.9km
Rostrevor2,515 (2016)15.1km


The third highest mountain in Northern Ireland.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Olivier Mével spécimen
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Olivier Mével spécimen
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Olivier Mével spécimen

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2

Other Regions, Features and Areas containing this locality

British IslesGroup of Islands
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
North Atlantic Igneous ProvinceLarge Igneous Province

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