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Area:
83,600 km2
Neighbouring regions:
Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Dubai1,137,347 (2014)
Abu Dhabi603,492 (2016)
Sharjah543,733 (2013)
Al Ain408,733 (2013)
Ajman226,172 (2013)
Ras al-Khaimah115,949 (2015)
Other Languages:
French:
Émirats arabes unis
German:
Vereinigte Arabische Emirate
Italian:
Emirati Arabi Uniti
Russian:
Объединённые Арабские Эмираты
Simplified Chinese:
阿拉伯联合酋长国
Spanish:
Emiratos Árabes Unidos
Afrikaans:
Verenigde Arabiese Emirate
Albanian:
Emiratet e Bashkuara Arabe
Arabic:
الإمارات العربية المتحدة
Belarusian:
Аб’яднаныя Арабскія Эміраты
Bulgarian:
Обединени арабски емирства
Catalan:
Emirats Àrabs Units
Czech:
Spojené arabské emiráty
Danish:
Forenede Arabiske Emirater
Dutch:
Verenigde Arabische Emiraten
Estonian:
Araabia Ühendemiraadid
Farsi/Persian:
امارات متحده عربی
Finnish:
Yhdistyneet arabiemiirikunnat
Galician:
Emiratos Árabes Unidos
Greek:
Ηνωμένα Αραβικά Εμιράτα
Hebrew:
איחוד האמירויות הערביות
Hindi:
संयुक्त अरब अमीरात
Hungarian:
Egyesült Arab Emírségek
Icelandic:
Sameinuðu arabísku furstadæmin
Indonesian:
Uni Emirat Arab
Irish Gaelic:
Aontas na nÉimíríochtaí Arabacha
Japanese:
アラブ首長国連邦
Korean:
아랍에미리트
Latvian:
Apvienotie Arābu Emirāti
Lithuanian:
Jungtiniai Arabų Emyratai
Macedonian:
Обединети Арапски Емирати
Norwegian:
De forente arabiske emirater
Polish:
Zjednoczone Emiraty Arabskie
Portuguese:
Emirados Árabes Unidos
Romanian:
Emiratele Arabe Unite
Serbian:
Уједињени Арапски Емирати
Slovak:
Spojené arabské emiráty
Slovenian:
Združeni arabski emirati
Swahili:
Falme za Kiarabu
Swedish:
Förenade Arabemiraten
Tagalog:
United Arab Emirates
Thai:
สหรัฐอาหรับเอมิเรตส์
Turkish:
Birleşik Arap Emirlikleri
Ukrainian:
Об’єднані Арабські Емірати
Vietnamese:
Ả Rập Thống nhất
Welsh:
Yr Emiradau Arabaidd Unedig


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Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Geological Magazine 139 (3), 241 - 255
Allanite-(Ce)
Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Woolley, A. R., Barr, M. W. C., Din, V. K., Jones, G. C., Wall, F., & Williams, C. T. (1991). Extrusive carbonatites from the Uyaynah area, United Arab Emirates. Journal of Petrology, 32(6), 1143-1167.
Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Audra, P., Bosák, P., Gázquez, F., Cailhol, D., Skála, R., Lisá, L., ... & Zupan Hajna, N. (2017). Bat urea-derived minerals in arid environment. First identification of allantoin, C 4 H 6 N 4 O 3, in Kahf Kharrat Najem Cave, United Arab Emirates. International Journal of Speleology, 46(1), 9.
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Woolley, A. R., Barr, M. W. C., Din, V. K., Jones, G. C., Wall, F., & Williams, C. T. (1991). Extrusive carbonatites from the Uyaynah area, United Arab Emirates. Journal of Petrology, 32(6), 1143-1167.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Aphthitalite
Formula: (K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Reference: Audra, P., Bosák, P., Gázquez, F., Cailhol, D., Skála, R., Lisá, L., ... & Zupan Hajna, N. (2017). Bat urea-derived minerals in arid environment. First identification of allantoin, C 4 H 6 N 4 O 3, in Kahf Kharrat Najem Cave, United Arab Emirates. International Journal of Speleology, 46(1), 9.
Archerite
Formula: (K,NH4)(H2PO4)
Reference: Audra, P., Bosák, P., Gázquez, F., Cailhol, D., Skála, R., Lisá, L., ... & Zupan Hajna, N. (2017). Bat urea-derived minerals in arid environment. First identification of allantoin, C 4 H 6 N 4 O 3, in Kahf Kharrat Najem Cave, United Arab Emirates. International Journal of Speleology, 46(1), 9.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Woolley, A. R., Barr, M. W. C., Din, V. K., Jones, G. C., Wall, F., & Williams, C. T. (1991). Extrusive carbonatites from the Uyaynah area, United Arab Emirates. Journal of Petrology, 32(6), 1143-1167.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Woolley, A. R., Barr, M. W. C., Din, V. K., Jones, G. C., Wall, F., & Williams, C. T. (1991). Extrusive carbonatites from the Uyaynah area, United Arab Emirates. Journal of Petrology, 32(6), 1143-1167.
Biphosphammite
Formula: NH4(H2PO4)
Reference: Audra, P., Bosák, P., Gázquez, F., Cailhol, D., Skála, R., Lisá, L., ... & Zupan Hajna, N. (2017). Bat urea-derived minerals in arid environment. First identification of allantoin, C 4 H 6 N 4 O 3, in Kahf Kharrat Najem Cave, United Arab Emirates. International Journal of Speleology, 46(1), 9.
Braunite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Description: Ferrian braunite.
Reference: Gnos, E., Armbruster, T., Nyfeler, D. (1996): Kanoite, donpeacorite and tirodite: Mn-Mg-silicates from a manganiferous quartzite in the United Arab Emirates. European Journal of Mineralogy 8, 251-261.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Woolley, A. R., Barr, M. W. C., Din, V. K., Jones, G. C., Wall, F., & Williams, C. T. (1991). Extrusive carbonatites from the Uyaynah area, United Arab Emirates. Journal of Petrology, 32(6), 1143-1167.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Mobbs, P. M. (2003). Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, the United Arab Emirates, and Yemen. Minerals Yearbook, 3, 331.
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Gnos, W., Armbruster, T. (2000) Kinoshitalite, Ba(Mg)₃(Al₂Si₂)O10(OH,F)₂, a brittle mica from a manganese deposit in Oman: Paragenesis and crystal chemistry. American Mineralogist 85:1, 242-250.
Clino-suenoite
Formula: □{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Description: "Tirodite" replaces kanonaite and donpeacorite (retrograde rehydratation). Gnos et.al (1996) use tirodite as a synonym of manganocummingtonite, average chemical composition: (Na^0^.^20)(Mn^1^.^78Ca^0^.^15Na^0^.^07)^2^.^00(Mg^4^.^37Mn^0^.^34Fe#3+#^0^.^19Al^0^.^10)^5^.^00(Si^8^.^07O^22)(OH)^2
Reference: Gnos, E., Armbruster, T., Nyfeler, D. (1996): Kanoite, donpeacorite and tirodite: Mn-Mg-silicates from a manganiferous quartzite in the United Arab Emirates. European Journal of Mineralogy 8, 251-261.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Geological Magazine 139 (3), 241 - 255
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: Cont. Min. & Petrol. 116 (4) (May 1994)
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Geological Magazine 139 (3), 241 - 255
Donpeacorite
Formula: (Mn2+,Mg)Mg[SiO3]2
Reference: Gnos, E., Armbruster, T., Nyfeler, D. (1996): Kanoite, donpeacorite and tirodite: Mn-Mg-silicates from a manganiferous quartzite in the United Arab Emirates. European Journal of Mineralogy 8, 251-261.
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Ferri-ghoseite
Formula: ☐[Mn2+Na][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Description: "Tirodite" replaces kanonaite and donpeacorite (retrograde rehydratation). Gnos et.al (1996) use tirodite as a synonym of manganocummingtonite, average chemical composition: (Na^0^.^20)(Mn^1^.^78Ca^0^.^15Na^0^.^07)^2^.^00(Mg^4^.^37Mn^0^.^34Fe#3+#^0^.^19Al^0^.^10)^5^.^00(Si^8^.^07O^22)(OH)^2
Reference: Edwin Gnos, Thomas Armbruster, Daniel Nyfeler(1996): Kanoite,donpeacorite and tirodite:Mn-Mg-silicates from a manganiferous quartzite in the United Arab Emirates, European Journal of Mineralogi vol 8, pp. 251-261.
Galaxite
Formula: Mn2+Al2O4
Reference: Gnos, E. and Peters, T. (1995) Tephroite-hausmannite-galaxite from a granulite-facies manganese rock of the United Arab Emirates. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 120: 372-377.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Geological Magazine 139 (3), 241 - 255
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Dion Glastra photo and specimen
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Kanoite
Formula: Mn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
Reference: European Journal of Mineralogy, Vol. 9 , 953-964
Kanonaite
Formula: Mn3+Al(SiO4)O
Reference: E. Gnos et al., Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 251-261.
Kinoshitalite
Formula: (Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Reference: Gnos, W., Armbruster, T. (2000) Kinoshitalite, Ba(Mg)₃(Al₂Si₂)O10(OH,F)₂, a brittle mica from a manganese deposit in Oman: Paragenesis and crystal chemistry. American Mineralogist 85:1, 242-250.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Woolley, A. R., Barr, M. W. C., Din, V. K., Jones, G. C., Wall, F., & Williams, C. T. (1991). Extrusive carbonatites from the Uyaynah area, United Arab Emirates. Journal of Petrology, 32(6), 1143-1167.
Pyrophanite
Formula: Mn2+TiO3
Reference: Gnos, E., Armbruster, T., Nyfeler, D. (1996): Kanoite, donpeacorite and tirodite: Mn-Mg-silicates from a manganiferous quartzite in the United Arab Emirates. European Journal of Mineralogy 8, 251-261.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: E. Gnos et al., Eur. J. Mineral. , 1996, 8, pp. 251-261.
Sapphirine
Formula: Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Reference: Cont. Min. & Petrol. 116 (4) (May 1994)
'Scapolite'
Reference: Geological Magazine 139 (3), 241-255.
Sillimanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Geological Magazine 139 (3), 241 - 255
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Geological Magazine 139 (3), 241 - 255
Tephroite
Formula: Mn2+2SiO4
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Woolley, A. R., Barr, M. W. C., Din, V. K., Jones, G. C., Wall, F., & Williams, C. T. (1991). Extrusive carbonatites from the Uyaynah area, United Arab Emirates. Journal of Petrology, 32(6), 1143-1167.
Urea
Formula: CO(NH2)2
Reference: Audra, P., Bosák, P., Gázquez, F., Cailhol, D., Skála, R., Lisá, L., ... & Zupan Hajna, N. (2017). Bat urea-derived minerals in arid environment. First identification of allantoin, C 4 H 6 N 4 O 3, in Kahf Kharrat Najem Cave, United Arab Emirates. International Journal of Speleology, 46(1), 9.
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Geological Magazine 139 (3), 241 - 255

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Galaxite4.BB.05Mn2+Al2O4
Hausmannite4.BB.10Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Pyrophanite4.CB.05Mn2+TiO3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Aphthitalite7.AC.35(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Archerite8.AD.15(K,NH4)(H2PO4)
Biphosphammite8.AD.15NH4(H2PO4)
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Allanite-(Ce)9.BG.05b{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Braunite9.AG.05Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Clino-suenoite9.DE.□{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Donpeacorite9.DA.05(Mn2+,Mg)Mg[SiO3]2
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Ferri-ghoseite ?9.DE.20☐[Mn2+Na][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Kanoite9.DA.10Mn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
Kanonaite9.AF.10Mn3+Al(SiO4)O
Kinoshitalite9.EC.35(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Sapphirine9.DH.45Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Sillimanite9.AF.05Al2(SiO4)O
Tephroite9.AC.05Mn2+2SiO4
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Group 10 - Organic Compounds
Urea10.CA.35CO(NH2)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Pyrophanite4.3.5.3Mn2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Galaxite7.2.1.2Mn2+Al2O4
Hausmannite7.2.7.1Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
(AB)2X3
Braunite7.5.1.3Mn2+Mn3+6(SiO4)O8
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4
Aphthitalite28.2.2.1(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 37 - ANHYDROUS ACID PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES AND VANADATES
Miscellaneous
Archerite37.1.4.2(K,NH4)(H2PO4)
Biphosphammite37.1.4.1NH4(H2PO4)
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Group 50 - ORGANIC COMPOUNDS
Miscellaneous
Urea50.4.6.1CO(NH2)2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Tephroite51.3.1.4Mn2+2SiO4
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
Kanonaite52.2.2b.2Mn3+Al(SiO4)O
Sillimanite52.2.2a.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Allanite-(Ce)58.2.1a.1{CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Donpeacorite65.1.2.3(Mn2+,Mg)Mg[SiO3]2
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Kanoite65.1.1.3Mn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Ferri-ghoseite ?66.1.1.4☐[Mn2+Na][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Group 69 - INOSILICATES Chains with Side Branches or Loops
Chains with Side Branches or Loops with P>2
Sapphirine69.2.1b.1Mg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Kinoshitalite71.2.2c.5(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
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
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
Clino-suenoite-□{Mn2+2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
H Archerite(K,NH4)(H2PO4)
H BiphosphammiteNH4(H2PO4)
H UreaCO(NH2)2
H Ferri-ghoseite☐[Mn2+Na][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C UreaCO(NH2)2
NNitrogen
N BiphosphammiteNH4(H2PO4)
N UreaCO(NH2)2
OOxygen
O TephroiteMn22+SiO4
O HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
O GalaxiteMn2+Al2O4
O Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
O CorundumAl2O3
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O KanoiteMn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
O QuartzSiO2
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
O HematiteFe2O3
O PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O KanonaiteMn3+Al(SiO4)O
O Donpeacorite(Mn2+,Mg)Mg[SiO3]2
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O BaryteBaSO4
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
O Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
O Archerite(K,NH4)(H2PO4)
O BiphosphammiteNH4(H2PO4)
O UreaCO(NH2)2
O Ferri-ghoseite☐[Mn2+Na][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Na Ferri-ghoseite☐[Mn2+Na][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg KanoiteMn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
Mg Donpeacorite(Mn2+,Mg)Mg[SiO3]2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Ferri-ghoseite☐[Mn2+Na][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al GalaxiteMn2+Al2O4
Al Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al KanonaiteMn3+Al(SiO4)O
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
SiSilicon
Si TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Si Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si SapphirineMg4(Mg3Al9)O4[Si3Al9O36]
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si SillimaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si KanoiteMn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
Si QuartzSiO2
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
Si KanonaiteMn3+Al(SiO4)O
Si Donpeacorite(Mn2+,Mg)Mg[SiO3]2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Ferri-ghoseite☐[Mn2+Na][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
P Archerite(K,NH4)(H2PO4)
P BiphosphammiteNH4(H2PO4)
SSulfur
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S BaryteBaSO4
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
S Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
K Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
K Archerite(K,NH4)(H2PO4)
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
MnManganese
Mn TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Mn HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
Mn GalaxiteMn2+Al2O4
Mn Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Mn KanoiteMn2+(Mg,Mn2+)Si2O6
Mn BrauniteMn2+Mn63+(SiO4)O8
Mn PyrophaniteMn2+TiO3
Mn KanonaiteMn3+Al(SiO4)O
Mn Donpeacorite(Mn2+,Mg)Mg[SiO3]2
Mn Clino-suenoite□{Mn22+}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mn Ferri-ghoseite☐[Mn2+Na][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Ferri-ghoseite☐[Mn2+Na][Mg4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
BaBarium
Ba Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Ba BaryteBaSO4
CeCerium
Ce Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)

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