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Chingasa, Mount Malosa, Zomba, Southern Region, Malawii
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Chingasa- not defined -
Mount MalosaMountain
ZombaDistrict
Southern RegionRegion
MalawiCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
15° South , 35° East (est.)
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Margin of Error:
~1km
Köppen climate type:


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Rečnik, A. (2010): Eine mineralogische Expedition zum Mt.Malosa, Malawi. Mineralien Welt, 22 (6): 78-97
Microcline var: Amazonite
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Rečnik, A. (2010): Eine mineralogische Expedition zum Mt.Malosa, Malawi. Mineralien Welt, 22 (6): 78-97
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rečnik, A. (2010): Eine mineralogische Expedition zum Mt.Malosa, Malawi. Mineralien Welt, 22 (6): 78-97
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rečnik, A. (2010): Eine mineralogische Expedition zum Mt.Malosa, Malawi. Mineralien Welt, 22 (6): 78-97

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
var: Amazonite9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)

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
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Amazonite-K(AlSi3O8)
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
AlAluminium
Al Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
KPotassium
K Microcline (var: Amazonite)K(AlSi3O8)
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)

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Rečnik, A. (2010) Eine mineralogische Expedition zum Mt. Malosa, Malawi. Mineralien-Welt, 22(6), 78-97.


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