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Bitincke, Devoll, Korçë County, Albaniai
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Bitincke- not defined -
Devoll- not defined -
Korçë CountyCounty
AlbaniaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
40° 38' 44'' North , 20° 58' 59'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Bilisht7,114 (2014)2.1km
Krystallopigí314 (2015)8.6km
Ieropigí294 (2015)11.1km
Dendrochóri266 (2015)15.5km
Mborje3,850 (2018)15.9km


Laterite deposit.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Thorne, R., Roberts, S., Herrington, R. (2012) The formation and evolution of the Bitincke nickel laterite deposit, Albania. Mineralium Deposita, 47:8, 933-947. 
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Thorne, R., Roberts, S., Herrington, R. (2012) The formation and evolution of the Bitincke nickel laterite deposit, Albania. Mineralium Deposita, 47:8, 933-947. 
'Garnierite'
Reference: Thorne, R., Roberts, S., Herrington, R. (2012) The formation and evolution of the Bitincke nickel laterite deposit, Albania. Mineralium Deposita, 47:8, 933-947. 
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Thorne, R., Roberts, S., Herrington, R. (2012) The formation and evolution of the Bitincke nickel laterite deposit, Albania. Mineralium Deposita, 47:8, 933-947. 
Lizardite
Formula: Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Thorne, R., Roberts, S., Herrington, R. (2012) The formation and evolution of the Bitincke nickel laterite deposit, Albania. Mineralium Deposita, 47:8, 933-947. 
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: Thorne, R., Roberts, S., Herrington, R. (2012) The formation and evolution of the Bitincke nickel laterite deposit, Albania. Mineralium Deposita, 47:8, 933-947. 
Népouite
Formula: (Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Thorne, R., Roberts, S., Herrington, R. (2012) The formation and evolution of the Bitincke nickel laterite deposit, Albania. Mineralium Deposita, 47:8, 933-947. 
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Thorne, R., Roberts, S., Herrington, R. (2012) The formation and evolution of the Bitincke nickel laterite deposit, Albania. Mineralium Deposita, 47:8, 933-947. 
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Thorne, R., Roberts, S., Herrington, R. (2012) The formation and evolution of the Bitincke nickel laterite deposit, Albania. Mineralium Deposita, 47:8, 933-947. 
'Wad'
Reference: Thorne, R., Roberts, S., Herrington, R. (2012) The formation and evolution of the Bitincke nickel laterite deposit, Albania. Mineralium Deposita, 47:8, 933-947. 

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Lizardite9.ED.15Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Népouite9.ED.15(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnierite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Wad'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Lizardite71.1.2b.2Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Népouite71.1.2b.3(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Garnierite'-
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Wad'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C MagnesiteMgCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
MgMagnesium
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Mg Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
AlAluminium
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si LizarditeMg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Ni Népouite(Ni,Mg)3(Si2O5)(OH)4
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

References

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Thorne, R., Roberts, S., Herrington, R. (2012) The formation and evolution of the Bitincke nickel laterite deposit, Albania. Mineralium Deposita, 47(8), 933-947.

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