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Kandemwa deposit, Mutare District (Umtali District), Manicaland, Zimbabwei
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Kandemwa depositDeposit
Mutare District (Umtali District)District
ManicalandProvince
ZimbabweCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
19° South , 32° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~61km
Locality type:


Pegmatite.

Regions containing this locality

African PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Susanne Schmid (2001) The Geology & Genesis of the ‘Kandemwa’ Emerald Deposit in Zimbabwe, Africa. in European Union of Geosciences Conference XI (OS6)
Beryl var: Emerald
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Susanne Schmid (2001) The Geology & Genesis of the ‘Kandemwa’ Emerald Deposit in Zimbabwe, Africa. in European Union of Geosciences Conference XI (OS6)
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Susanne Schmid (2001) The Geology & Genesis of the ‘Kandemwa’ Emerald Deposit in Zimbabwe, Africa. in European Union of Geosciences Conference XI (OS6)
'Mica Group'
Reference: Susanne Schmid (2001) The Geology & Genesis of the ‘Kandemwa’ Emerald Deposit in Zimbabwe, Africa. in European Union of Geosciences Conference XI (OS6)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Susanne Schmid (2001) The Geology & Genesis of the ‘Kandemwa’ Emerald Deposit in Zimbabwe, Africa. in European Union of Geosciences Conference XI (OS6)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Emerald9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Beryl
var: Emerald
-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Feldspar Group'-
'Mica Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

BeBeryllium
Be Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
OOxygen
O Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
O QuartzSiO2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
AlAluminium
Al Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
SiSilicon
Si Beryl (var: Emerald)Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)

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Schmid, Susanne (2001) The Geology & Genesis of the ‘Kandemwa’ Emerald Deposit in Zimbabwe, Africa. European Union of Geosciences Conference XI (OS6).


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