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Eastern Region, Ugandai
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UgandaCountry

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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Jinja93,061 (2016)
Mbale76,493 (2016)
Soroti56,400 (2016)
Iganga45,024 (2016)
Busia43,200 (2016)
Tororo40,400 (2016)
Other Languages:
French:
Est, Ouganda
German:
Ost-Region, Uganda
Italian:
Regione orientale, Uganda
Russian:
Восточная область, Уганда
Simplified Chinese:
東部區, 乌干达
Swahili:
Mkoa wa Mashariki, Uganda
Armenian:
Արևելյան շրջան, Ուգանդա
Catalan:
Regió de l'Est d'Uganda, Uganda
Cebuano:
Eastern Region, Uganda
Czech:
Východní region, Uganda
Dutch:
Eastern, Oeganda
Esperanto:
Orienta regiono de Ugando, Ugando
Farsi/Persian:
استان شرقی، اوگاندا, اوگاندا
Georgian:
აღმოსავლეთის რეგიონი, უგანდა
Greek:
Ανατολική Ουγκάντα, Ουγκάντα
Japanese:
東部地域, ウガンダ
Korean:
동부주, 우간다
Kurdish (Latin Script):
Herêma Rojhilat, Ûganda
Norwegian:
Eastern, Uganda
Portuguese:
Região Leste, Uganda
Romanian:
Regiunea Estică, Uganda
Slovak:
Východný región, Uganda
Traditional Chinese:
東部區, 烏干達
Turkish:
Doğu Bölgesi, Uganda
Ukrainian:
Східна область, Уганда
Urdu:
مشرقی علاقہ، یوگنڈا, یوگنڈا


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Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Aegirine-augite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam, London: New York. 245 pages.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Sutherland, D.S. (1969): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 24, 114-135.
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Sutherland, D.S. (1969): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 24, 114-135.
Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: Sutherland, D.S. (1969): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 24, 114-135.
Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Econ Geol (1984) 79:716-724
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Arfvedsonite
Formula: [Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Reference: Sutherland, D.S. (1969): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 24, 114-135.
Augelite
Formula: Al2(PO4)(OH)3
Reference: Roberts (1948) Bull. Imp. Inst., London: 46: 342; Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 872; Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. IV: 42.
Baddeleyite
Formula: ZrO2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Bismite
Formula: Bi2O3
Reference: von Knorring, O. (1972): The occurrence of bismuth minerals in some African pegmatites. Annu. Rep. Res. Inst. African Geol., Univ. Leeds: 16: 53-55; in: Fleischer, M. (1974): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 59: 1139-1141
Buchwaldite
Formula: NaCa(PO4)
Reference: Kracher, A., Gramstad, S. D. & Kurat, G. (1998) Soroti and the Origin of Sulfide-rich Meteorites: Meteoritics & Planetary Science (abstract) 33 (4, Supplement): pp. A88-A89 (July 1998)
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Calzirtite
Formula: CaZr3TiO9
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy
Cancrinite
Formula: (Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: Sutherland, D.S. (1969): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 24, 114-135.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Mbonimpa, A. (2005). The genesis and characteristics of the gold mineralisation in the area between river Malaba and river Solo in Busia district, South Eastern Uganda (MSc thesis, Makerere University).
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Description: Zoned, Mg- & Al-free
Reference: Kracher, A. & Kurat, G. (1979) Soroti - A Meteorite with a Metal/Sulfide Cotectic Composition (abstract): Meteoritics 14 (4): p. 461. (Dec 1979)
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'
Reference: Von Knorring & Fadipe (1981): On the mineralogy and geochemistry of niobium and tantalum in some granite pegmatites and alkali granites of Africa. Bull.Minéral.104, 496-507
Copper
Formula: Cu
Description: Very minor amounts in Troilite
Reference: Kracher, A. & Kurat, G. (1979) Soroti - A Meteorite with a Metal/Sulfide Cotectic Composition (abstract): Meteoritics 14 (4): p. 461. (Dec 1979); Kracher, A., Gramstad, S. D. & Kurat, G. (1998) Soroti and the Origin of Sulfide-rich Meteorites: Meteoritics & Planetary Science (abstract) 33 (4, Supplement): pp. A88-A89 (July 1998)
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Mbonimpa, A. (2005). The genesis and characteristics of the gold mineralisation in the area between river Malaba and river Solo in Busia district, South Eastern Uganda (MSc thesis, Makerere University).
Crandallite
Formula: CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: http://www.uoguelph.ca/~geology/rocks_for_crops/54uganda.PDF
Daubréelite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2S4
Reference: Kracher, A. & Kurat, G. (1979) Soroti - A Meteorite with a Metal/Sulfide Cotectic Composition (abstract): Meteoritics 14 (4): p. 461. (Dec 1979)
Djerfisherite
Formula: K6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
Description: Very minor amounts in Troilite
Reference: Kracher, A. & Kurat, G. (1979) Soroti - A Meteorite with a Metal/Sulfide Cotectic Composition (abstract): Meteoritics 14 (4): p. 461. (Dec 1979); Kracher, A., Gramstad, S. D. & Kurat, G. (1998) Soroti and the Origin of Sulfide-rich Meteorites: Meteoritics & Planetary Science (abstract) 33 (4, Supplement): pp. A88-A89 (July 1998)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1984) 79:716-724
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Mbonimpa, A. (2005). The genesis and characteristics of the gold mineralisation in the area between river Malaba and river Solo in Busia district, South Eastern Uganda (MSc thesis, Makerere University).
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Fluorapatite var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Reference: http://www.uoguelph.ca/~geology/rocks_for_crops/54uganda.PDF; USGS Open-File Report 02–156–A
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Reference: Collection: Paul Mestrom; analysis: Rob Smits
Galena
Formula: PbS
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
Gorceixite
Formula: BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Econ Geol (1984) 79:716-724
Graphite
Formula: C
Description: As nodules adjacent to troilite or in the metal and surrounded by swathing kamacite
Reference: Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Iron
Formula: Fe
Iron var: Kamacite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam, London: New York. 245 pages. ; Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Iron var: Martensite
Formula: Fe
Reference: Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Isocubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam, London: New York. 245 pages.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam, London: New York. 245 pages.
Magnesio-arfvedsonite
Formula: {Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Sutherland, D.S. (1969): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 24, 114-135.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
'Monazite'
Reference: Berger, V.I., Singer, D.A., and Orris, G.J. (2009): USGS Open-File Report 09-1139
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Mbonimpa, A. (2005). The genesis and characteristics of the gold mineralisation in the area between river Malaba and river Solo in Busia district, South Eastern Uganda (MSc thesis, Makerere University).
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Mbonimpa, A. (2005). The genesis and characteristics of the gold mineralisation in the area between river Malaba and river Solo in Busia district, South Eastern Uganda (MSc thesis, Makerere University).
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Reference: Sutherland, D.S. (1969). Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 24, 114-135.
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Description: Very minor amounts in Troilite
Reference: Kracher, A. & Kurat, G. (1979) Soroti - A Meteorite with a Metal/Sulfide Cotectic Composition (abstract): Meteoritics 14 (4): p. 461. (Dec 1979); Kracher, A., Gramstad, S. D. & Kurat, G. (1998) Soroti and the Origin of Sulfide-rich Meteorites: Meteoritics & Planetary Science (abstract) 33 (4, Supplement): pp. A88-A89 (July 1998)
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
Reference: Berger, V.I., Singer, D.A., and Orris, G.J. (2009): USGS Open-File Report 09-1139
'Phillipsite'
Reference: Ko Jansen photo, id-560205
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Plessite'
Reference: Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Mbonimpa, A. (2005). The genesis and characteristics of the gold mineralisation in the area between river Malaba and river Solo in Busia district, South Eastern Uganda (MSc thesis, Makerere University).
'Pyrochlore'
Reference: USGS Open-File Report 02–156–A
'Pyrochlore Group'
Formula: A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Reference: Econ Geol (1984) 79:716-724
'Pyroxene Group'
Reference: Jenniskens, P.; Betlem, H.; Betlem, J.; Barifaijo, E.; Schluter, T.; Hampton, C.; Laubenstein, M.; Kunz, J.; Heusser, G. (1994) - The Mbale meteorite shower - Meteoritics (ISSN 0026-1114), vol. 29, no. 2, p. 246-254
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Econ Geol (1984) 79:716-724
Richterite
Formula: {Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Sutherland, D.S. (1969): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 24, 114-135.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Schreibersite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3P
Description: Usually as skeleton crystals and as troilite rims.
Reference: Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Shortite
Formula: Na2Ca2(CO3)3
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine. 44:201-204
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam, London: New York. 245 pages. ; Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Troilite
Formula: FeS
Reference: Ramdohr, P. (1973). The Opaque Minerals in Stony Meteorites. Elsevier Publishing Company: Amsterdam, London: New York. 245 pages. ; Buchwald, V. F. (1975) Handbook of Iron Meteorites. University of California Press. 1418 pages.
'UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaP'
Formula: Bi-Ca-Al-P-O
Reference: von Knorring, O. (1972): The occurrence of bismuth minerals in some African pegmatites. Annu. Rep. Res. Inst. African Geol., Univ. Leeds: 16: 53-55; in: Fleischer, M. (1974): New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 59: 1139-1141
Vermiculite
Formula: Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Zoisite
Formula: Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Reference: Mbonimpa, A. (2005). The genesis and characteristics of the gold mineralisation in the area between river Malaba and river Solo in Busia district, South Eastern Uganda (MSc thesis, Makerere University).

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Iron1.AE.05Fe
var: Kamacite1.AE.05(Fe,Ni)
var: Martensite1.AE.05Fe
Schreibersite1.BD.05(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Alabandite2.CD.10MnS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Daubréelite2.DA.05Fe2+Cr3+2S4
Djerfisherite2.FC.05K6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Isocubanite2.CB.55bCuFe2S3
Mackinawite2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Troilite2.CC.10FeS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Baddeleyite4.DE.35ZrO2
Bismite4.CB.60Bi2O3
Calzirtite4.DL.10CaZr3TiO9
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Perovskite4.CC.30CaTiO3
'Pyrochlore Group'4.00.A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Shortite5.AC.25Na2Ca2(CO3)3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Augelite8.BE.05Al2(PO4)(OH)3
Buchwaldite8.AD.25NaCa(PO4)
Crandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Gorceixite8.BL.10BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Aegirine-augite9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Arfvedsonite9.DE.25[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Cancrinite9.FB.05(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Fluorapophyllite-(K)9.EA.15KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Magnesio-arfvedsonite9.DE.25{Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Microcline9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Nepheline9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Richterite9.DE.20{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Vermiculite9.EC.50Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Zoisite9.BG.10Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Monazite'-
'Phillipsite'-
'Plessite'-
'Pyrochlore'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
'UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaP'-Bi-Ca-Al-P-O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Iron
var: Kamacite
1.1.11.1(Fe,Ni)
Schreibersite1.1.21.2(Fe,Ni)3P
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Alabandite2.8.1.4MnS
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Troilite2.8.9.1FeS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Isocubanite2.9.13.3CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Daubréelite2.10.1.11Fe2+Cr3+2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Chlor-sulfides
Djerfisherite2.15.2.1K6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Bismite4.3.10.2Bi2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Perovskite4.3.3.1CaTiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Baddeleyite4.4.14.1ZrO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
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
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
A2B2O6(O,OH,F)
'Pyrochlore Group'8.2.1.1A2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
Miscellaneous
Calzirtite8.7.4.1CaZr3TiO9
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Miscellaneous
Shortite14.4.1.1Na2Ca2(CO3)3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
ABXO4
Buchwaldite38.1.2.2NaCa(PO4)
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq
Augelite41.6.8.1Al2(PO4)(OH)3
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite41.8.1.4Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Crandallite42.7.3.1CaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Gorceixite42.7.3.2BaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
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)
Zoisite58.2.1b.1Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Aegirine-augite65.1.3b.2(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Richterite66.1.3b.9{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Vermiculite71.2.2d.3Mg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Fluorapophyllite-(K)72.3.1.1KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
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)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Cancrinite76.2.5.3(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Albite
var: Oligoclase
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Arfvedsonite-[Na][Na2][Fe2+4Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
Iron-Fe
var: Martensite-Fe
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Magnesio-arfvedsonite-{Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Monazite'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Phillipsite'-
'Plessite'-
'Pyrochlore'-
'Pyroxene Group'-
Quartz
var: Jasper
-SiO2
'UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaP'-Bi-Ca-Al-P-O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
H CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
H AugeliteAl2(PO4)(OH)3
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
H Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
H Magnesio-arfvedsonite{Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
H ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C ShortiteNa2Ca2(CO3)3
C CalciteCaCO3
C Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O Pyrochlore GroupA2Nb2(O,OH)6Z
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O QuartzSiO2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O BaddeleyiteZrO2
O AugeliteAl2(PO4)(OH)3
O ShortiteNa2Ca2(CO3)3
O CalciteCaCO3
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O RutileTiO2
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
O BaryteBaSO4
O AnataseTiO2
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
O Magnesio-arfvedsonite{Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O PerovskiteCaTiO3
O Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O BuchwalditeNaCa(PO4)
O BismiteBi2O3
O UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaPBi-Ca-Al-P-O
O CalzirtiteCaZr3TiO9
O ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FFluorine
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
F Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
NaSodium
Na ShortiteNa2Ca2(CO3)3
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Na Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Na Magnesio-arfvedsonite{Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Na Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Na Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na BuchwalditeNaCa(PO4)
MgMagnesium
Mg VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Mg Magnesio-arfvedsonite{Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Al CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al AugeliteAl2(PO4)(OH)3
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Al Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaPBi-Ca-Al-P-O
Al ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Si Magnesio-arfvedsonite{Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Si ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
P Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P AugeliteAl2(PO4)(OH)3
P GorceixiteBaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
P Schreibersite(Fe,Ni)3P
P BuchwalditeNaCa(PO4)
P UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaPBi-Ca-Al-P-O
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S TroiliteFeS
S IsocubaniteCuFe2S3
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S AlabanditeMnS
S DjerfisheriteK6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
S PyriteFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Cl DjerfisheriteK6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
K DjerfisheriteK6(Fe,Cu,Ni)25S26Cl
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca Fluorapatite (var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite)Ca5(PO4,CO3)3(F,O)
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca CrandalliteCaAl3(PO4)(PO3OH)(OH)6
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca ShortiteNa2Ca2(CO3)3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Ca Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Cancrinite(Na,Ca,☐)8(Al6Si6O24)(CO3,SO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ca Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Ca BuchwalditeNaCa(PO4)
Ca UM1972-05-BiO:AlCaPBi-Ca-Al-P-O
Ca CalzirtiteCaZr3TiO9
Ca ZoisiteCa2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ti CalzirtiteCaZr3TiO9
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr DaubréeliteFe2+Cr23+S4
MnManganese
Mn AlabanditeMnS
FeIron
Fe VermiculiteMg0.7(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)8O20(OH)4 · 8H2O
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe IronFe
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Fe Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Fe Magnesio-arfvedsonite{Na}{Na2}{Mg4Fe3+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe Arfvedsonite[Na][Na2][Fe42+Fe3+]Si8O22(OH)2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Pyrrhotite