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Ol'khonskiye Vorota Strait (Olkhon Gate), Lake Baikal area, Irkutskaya Oblast, Russia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 52° 56' 2'' North , 106° 47' 4'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 52.93390,106.78441
GeoHash:G#: y37vjuq42
Locality type:Strait
Köppen climate type:Dwc : Monsoon-influenced subarctic climate


A locality 4.5km S of Ol'khonskiye Vorota Strait.

Regions containing this locality

Soviet Union (1922-1991)

Country (Former) - 3,744 mineral species & varietal names listed

Siberian Federal District, Russia

District - 1,309 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Berdesinskiite
Formula: V3+2TiO5
Reference: Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
'Chrome-Kyanite'
Formula: (Al,Cr)2SiO5
Reference: AmMin 81:249-254 (1996)
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: AmMin 81:249-254 (1996); Koneva AA (1997) Cr-V-manganospinels in metamorphic rocks, Lake Baikal, Russia. Min Mag 61:145–148
Eskolaite
Formula: Cr2O3
Reference: [MinRec 27:304]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Karelianite
Formula: V3+2O3
Reference: [MinRec 27:304]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Koneva AA (1997) Cr-V-manganospinels in metamorphic rocks, Lake Baikal, Russia. Min Mag 61:145–148
Manganochromite
Formula: Mn2+Cr2O4
Reference: Anna A. Koneva analytical data; Koneva AA (1997) Cr-V-manganospinels in metamorphic rocks, Lake Baikal, Russia. Min Mag 61:145–148
Olkhonskite (TL)
Formula: (Cr,V)2Ti3O9
Reference: [MinRec 27:304]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Oxy-dravite
Formula: Na(MgAl2)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3O
Reference: Bosi, F. & Lucchesi, S. (2004) European Journal of Mineralogy, 16, 335-344; American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database - rruff.geo.arizona.edu/AMS/minerals/Oxy-dravite
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: [MinRec 27:304]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Schreyerite
Formula: V3+2Ti3O9
Reference: [MinRec 27:304]; Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: AmMin 81:249-254 (1996); Koneva AA (1997) Cr-V-manganospinels in metamorphic rocks, Lake Baikal, Russia. Min Mag 61:145–148
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: AmMin 81:249-254 (1996)
Vuorelainenite
Formula: Mn2+V3+2O4
Reference: [MinRec 27:304]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Graphite'1.CB.05aC
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Berdesinskiite'4.CB.30V3+2TiO5
'Eskolaite'4.CB.05Cr2O3
'Karelianite'4.CB.05V3+2O3
'Manganochromite'4.BB.05Mn2+Cr2O4
'Olkhonskite' (TL)4.CB.35(Cr,V)2Ti3O9
'Rutile'4.DB.05TiO2
'Schreyerite'4.CB.35V3+2Ti3O9
'Vuorelainenite'4.BB.05Mn2+V3+2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Cordierite'9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
'Kyanite'9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
'Oxy-dravite'9.CK.05Na(MgAl2)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3O
'Sillimanite'9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chrome-Kyanite'-(Al,Cr)2SiO5
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Eskolaite4.3.1.3Cr2O3
Karelianite4.3.1.4V3+2O3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Manganochromite7.2.3.2Mn2+Cr2O4
Vuorelainenite7.2.4.1Mn2+V3+2O4
AB2X5
Berdesinskiite7.7.2.1V3+2TiO5
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B3O9
Olkhonskite (TL)8.4.1.2(Cr,V)2Ti3O9
Schreyerite8.4.1.1V3+2Ti3O9
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
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
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)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chrome-Kyanite'-(Al,Cr)2SiO5
Oxy-dravite-Na(MgAl2)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3O
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Oxy-draviteNa(MgAl2)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3O
BBoron
B Oxy-draviteNa(MgAl2)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3O
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O BerdesinskiiteV23+TiO5
O Chrome-Kyanite(Al,Cr)2SiO5
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O EskolaiteCr2O3
O KarelianiteV23+O3
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O ManganochromiteMn2+Cr2O4
O Olkhonskite(Cr,V)2Ti3O9
O Oxy-draviteNa(MgAl2)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3O
O RutileTiO2
O SchreyeriteV23+Ti3O9
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O VuorelaineniteMn2+V23+O4
NaSodium
Na Oxy-draviteNa(MgAl2)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3O
MgMagnesium
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg Oxy-draviteNa(MgAl2)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3O
AlAluminium
Al Chrome-Kyanite(Al,Cr)2SiO5
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al Oxy-draviteNa(MgAl2)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3O
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
SiSilicon
Si Chrome-Kyanite(Al,Cr)2SiO5
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si Oxy-draviteNa(MgAl2)MgAl5(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3O
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti BerdesinskiiteV23+TiO5
Ti Olkhonskite(Cr,V)2Ti3O9
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti SchreyeriteV23+Ti3O9
VVanadium
V BerdesinskiiteV23+TiO5
V KarelianiteV23+O3
V Olkhonskite(Cr,V)2Ti3O9
V SchreyeriteV23+Ti3O9
V VuorelaineniteMn2+V23+O4
CrChromium
Cr Chrome-Kyanite(Al,Cr)2SiO5
Cr EskolaiteCr2O3
Cr ManganochromiteMn2+Cr2O4
Cr Olkhonskite(Cr,V)2Ti3O9
MnManganese
Mn ManganochromiteMn2+Cr2O4
Mn VuorelaineniteMn2+V23+O4
FeIron
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)

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