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Wagonway Glacier, Magdalenafjorden, Spitsbergen, Svalbard, Norwayi
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Wagonway GlacierGlacier
Magdalenafjorden- not defined -
SpitsbergenIsland
SvalbardArchipelago
NorwayCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Wagonwaybreen, Magdalenafjorden, Spitsbergen, Svalbard, Norge
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 78° North , 14° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~35km
Locality type:Glacier
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


On the eastern side of the Wagonway glacier.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.
'Biotite'
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Habit: hexagonal prisms to 1 cm in length
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.
Hercynite
Formula: Fe2+Al2O4
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.
Sapphirine
Formula: Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Description: small grains in feldspar-quartz matrix
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Hercynite'4.BB.05Fe2+Al2O4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Cordierite'9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
'Sapphirine'9.DH.45Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
'Sillimanite'9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Hercynite7.2.1.3Fe2+Al2O4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with P>2
Sapphirine69.2.1b.1Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
O QuartzSiO2
O SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
AlAluminium
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al HercyniteFe2+Al2O4
Al SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
SiSilicon
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe HercyniteFe2+Al2O4

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Ohta, Y. (1968): Two localities of Sapphirine found in Norway. in Geologisk Museum. Interne notater 1961-1990. Published by Geologisk Museums Venner, Oslo 1991, p 24.


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