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Zhongba Co., Xigazê Prefecture (Rikaze Prefecture; Shigatse Prefecture), Tibet, Chinai
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Zhongba Co.County
Xigazê Prefecture (Rikaze Prefecture; Shigatse Prefecture)Prefecture
TibetAutonomous Region
ChinaCountry

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Chabyer Caka, Zhongba Co., Xigazê Prefecture, Tibet, China
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Chabyer Caka, Zhongba Co., Xigazê Prefecture, Tibet, China
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Chabyer Caka, Zhongba Co., Xigazê Prefecture, Tibet, China
Name(s) in local language(s):仲巴县 (འབྲོང་པ་རྫོང་), 日喀则地区 (གཞིས་ཀ་རྩེ་ས་ཁུལ།), 西藏自治区, 中国
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23 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Aphthitalite
Formula: (K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
'Biotite'
Borax
Formula: Na2(B4O5)(OH)4 · 8H2O
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Chlorite Group'
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Gaylussite
Formula: Na2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Lithiomagnesite'
Formula: Li2Mg(CO3)2
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Mirabilite
Formula: Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Montmorillonite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Northupite
Formula: Na3Mg(CO3)2Cl
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Sylvite
Formula: KCl
'Thénardite'
Formula: Na2SO4
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Travertine'
Formula: CaCO3
Trona
Formula: Na3H(CO3)2 · 2H2O
Ulexite
Formula: NaCa[B5O6(OH)6] · 5H2O
Zabuyelite (TL)
Formula: Li2CO3
Reference: Mianping Zheng and Wengao Liu (1987): Acta Mineralogica Sinica 7(3), 221-226; Shaoxiu Yang (1991): Journal of Lake Sciences 3(1), 1-10; Mianping Zheng, Heran Yuan, Junying Liu, Yanhe Li, Zhibang Ma, and Qing Sun (2007): Acta Geologica Sinica 81(12), 1608-1617

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
'Halite'3.AA.20NaCl
Sylvite3.AA.20KCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Aragonite'5.AB.15CaCO3
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
'Gaylussite'5.CB.35Na2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Northupite5.BF.05Na3Mg(CO3)2Cl
Trona5.CB.15Na3H(CO3)2 · 2H2O
Zabuyelite (TL)5.AA.05Li2CO3
Group 6 - Borates
'Borax'6.DA.10Na2(B4O5)(OH)4 · 8H2O
Ulexite6.EA.25NaCa[B5O6(OH)6] · 5H2O
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Aphthitalite'7.AC.35(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
'Gypsum'7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Mirabilite7.CD.10Na2SO4 · 10H2O
Thénardite7.AC.25Na2SO4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Epidote'9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Montmorillonite9.EC.40(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Lithiomagnesite-Li2Mg(CO3)2
Smectite Group-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Travertine-CaCO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Sylvite9.1.1.2KCl
Group 13 - ACID CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Trona13.1.4.1Na3H(CO3)2 · 2H2O
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Zabuyelite (TL)14.1.6.2Li2CO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 15 - HYDRATED NORMAL CARBONATES
AmBn(XO3)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p > 1:1
Gaylussite15.2.2.1Na2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Northupite16a.3.9.1Na3Mg(CO3)2Cl
Group 26 - HYDRATED BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Tetraborates
Borax26.4.1.1Na2(B4O5)(OH)4 · 8H2O
Pentaborates
Ulexite26.5.11.1NaCa[B5O6(OH)6] · 5H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4
Aphthitalite28.2.2.1(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
'Thénardite'28.2.3.1Na2SO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4·xH2O
Mirabilite29.2.2.1Na2SO4 · 10H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
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
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 clays
Montmorillonite71.3.1a.2(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
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, Rocks, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Lithiomagnesite'-Li2Mg(CO3)2
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Travertine'-CaCO3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BoraxNa2(B4O5)(OH)4 · 8H2O
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H GaylussiteNa2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
H Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H TronaNa3H(CO3)2 · 2H2O
H UlexiteNaCa[B5O6(OH)6] · 5H2O
LiLithium
Li LithiomagnesiteLi2Mg(CO3)2
Li ZabuyeliteLi2CO3
BBoron
B BoraxNa2(B4O5)(OH)4 · 8H2O
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B UlexiteNaCa[B5O6(OH)6] · 5H2O
CCarbon
C AragoniteCaCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C GaylussiteNa2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
C LithiomagnesiteLi2Mg(CO3)2
C MagnesiteMgCO3
C NorthupiteNa3Mg(CO3)2Cl
C TravertineCaCO3
C TronaNa3H(CO3)2 · 2H2O
C ZabuyeliteLi2CO3
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
O AragoniteCaCO3
O BoraxNa2(B4O5)(OH)4 · 8H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O GaylussiteNa2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O LithiomagnesiteLi2Mg(CO3)2
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
O Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O NorthupiteNa3Mg(CO3)2Cl
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O ThénarditeNa2SO4
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O TravertineCaCO3
O TronaNa3H(CO3)2 · 2H2O
O UlexiteNaCa[B5O6(OH)6] · 5H2O
O ZabuyeliteLi2CO3
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Na BoraxNa2(B4O5)(OH)4 · 8H2O
Na GaylussiteNa2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
Na HaliteNaCl
Na MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
Na Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Na NorthupiteNa3Mg(CO3)2Cl
Na ThénarditeNa2SO4
Na TronaNa3H(CO3)2 · 2H2O
Na UlexiteNaCa[B5O6(OH)6] · 5H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg LithiomagnesiteLi2Mg(CO3)2
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Mg NorthupiteNa3Mg(CO3)2Cl
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S MirabiliteNa2SO4 · 10H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S ThénarditeNa2SO4
ClChlorine
Cl HaliteNaCl
Cl NorthupiteNa3Mg(CO3)2Cl
Cl SylviteKCl
KPotassium
K Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K SylviteKCl
CaCalcium
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca GaylussiteNa2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Montmorillonite(Na,Ca)0.33(Al,Mg)2(Si4O10)(OH)2 · nH2O
Ca TravertineCaCO3
Ca UlexiteNaCa[B5O6(OH)6] · 5H2O
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2

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