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Mahatsinjo, Vinaninony Atsimo, Faratsiho, Vakinankaratra, Madagascari
Regional Level Types
MahatsinjoPegmatite
Vinaninony AtsimoCommune
FaratsihoDistrict
VakinankaratraRegion
MadagascarCountry

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Name in Malagasy:Mahatsinjo, Kaominin'i Vinaninony Atsimo, Distrikan'i Faratsiho, Vakinankaratra, Madagasikara
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 19° South , 46° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~15km
Locality type:Pegmatite
Köppen climate type:Cwb : Subtropical highland climate or temperate oceanic climate with dry winters


Granite pegmatite located west of Vinaninony, close to Lac Vinaninony.

Regions containing this locality

Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)Plate
Antananarivo Province, MadagascarProvince (Abolished)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Pyrochlore Supergroup'
Formula: A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
'Pyrochlore Supergroup var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'
Formula: A2-mD2X6-wZ1+w
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Thorite var: Orangite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Zircon var: Malacon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Thorite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
var: Orangite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
var: Malacon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Pyrochlore Supergroup'-A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
'var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'-A2-mD2X6-wZ1+w

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Pyrochlore Supergroup
var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)'
8.2.3.1A2-mD2X6-wZ1+w
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Thorite51.5.2.3Th(SiO4)
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Pyrochlore Supergroup'-A2-mD2X6-wZ1-n
Thorite
var: Orangite
-Th(SiO4)
Zircon
var: Malacon
-Zr(SiO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Thorite (var: Orangite)Th(SiO4)
O ThoriteTh(SiO4)
O Zircon (var: Malacon)Zr(SiO4)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
SiSilicon
Si Thorite (var: Orangite)Th(SiO4)
Si ThoriteTh(SiO4)
Si Zircon (var: Malacon)Zr(SiO4)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
ZrZirconium
Zr Zircon (var: Malacon)Zr(SiO4)
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
ThThorium
Th Thorite (var: Orangite)Th(SiO4)
Th ThoriteTh(SiO4)

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Lacroix, A. (1923): Mineralogie de Madagascar, Tome III. Géologie-Minéralogie descriptive. A. Challamel (Éditeur), Paris. p. 309.


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