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Clark's Ghut, Jessup Village, Nevis, Saint Kitts and Nevisi
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Clark's Ghut- not defined -
Jessup VillageVillage
Nevis- not defined -
Saint Kitts and NevisCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
17° 9' 29'' North , 62° 37' 0'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Cotton Ground381 (2012)0.9km
Charlestown1,538 (2016)2.8km
Fig Tree2,922 (2017)3.9km
Market Shop2,568 (2017)5.5km
Gingerland493 (2017)5.7km


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Caribbean PlateTectonic Plate
The CaribbeanRegion

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: C. Osborne Hutton (1970) Coquimbite from Nevis, West Indies. Mineralogical Magazine 37:939-941
Coquimbite
Formula: Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Reference: C. Osborne Hutton (1970) Coquimbite from Nevis, West Indies. Mineralogical Magazine 37:939-941
Tamarugite
Formula: NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Reference: C. Osborne Hutton (1970) Coquimbite from Nevis, West Indies. Mineralogical Magazine 37:939-941

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Coquimbite7.CB.55Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Tamarugite7.CC.10NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Tamarugite29.5.3.1NaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
A2(XO4)3·H2O
Coquimbite29.8.3.1Fe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
H TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
OOxygen
O CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
O TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
NaSodium
Na TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
AlAluminium
Al TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
SSulfur
S CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5
S TamarugiteNaAl(SO4)2 · 6H2O
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
KPotassium
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
FeIron
Fe CoquimbiteFe2-xAlx(SO4)3 · 9H2O, x ~0.5

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Quaternary
0 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 3189506
Cenozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)

Comments: Antilles

Lithology: Intermediate volcanic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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Osborne Hutton, C. (1970) Coquimbite from Nevis, West Indies. Mineralogical Magazine, 37(292), 939-941.

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