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Caribbean Netherlands, Netherlandsi
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The Caribbean Netherlands are three special municipalities of the Netherlands, located in the Caribbean Sea. They consist of the islands of Bonaire, Sint Eustatius, and Saba. Bonaire is one of the Leeward Antilles and is located not far from the coast of Venezuela. Sint Eustatius and Saba are in the main Lesser Antilles group and are located south of Sint Maarten and northwest of Saint Kitts and Nevis.

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11 valid minerals.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
'Sulphur'1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Malachite'5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Goldichite'7.CC.40KFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Brushite'8.CJ.50Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
'Crandallite'8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
'Fluorapatite'8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
'Leucophosphite'8.DH.10KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
'Monetite'8.AD.10Ca(HPO4)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Goldichite29.5.2.1KFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Group 37 - ANHYDROUS ACID PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES AND VANADATES
Miscellaneous
Monetite37.1.1.1Ca(HPO4)
Group 39 - HYDRATED ACID PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A[HXO4]·xH2O
Brushite39.1.1.1Ca(HPO4) · 2H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
(AB)3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Leucophosphite42.11.6.1KFe3+2(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H GoldichiteKFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
H LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MonetiteCa(HPO4)
CCarbon
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O GoldichiteKFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
O LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MonetiteCa(HPO4)
O QuartzSiO2
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
AlAluminium
Al CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
P CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
P MonetiteCa(HPO4)
SSulfur
S GoldichiteKFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S SulphurS8
KPotassium
K GoldichiteKFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
K LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
CaCalcium
Ca BrushiteCa(HPO4) · 2H2O
Ca CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca MonetiteCa(HPO4)
FeIron
Fe GoldichiteKFe(SO4)2 · 4H2O
Fe LeucophosphiteKFe23+(PO4)2(OH) · 2H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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