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Blau lake, Saflisch Valley, Grengiols, Östlich Raron, Valais, Switzerlandi
Regional Level Types
Blau lakeLake
Saflisch ValleyValley
GrengiolsMunicipality
Östlich RaronDistrict
ValaisCanton
SwitzerlandCountry
Blau lake, Saflisch Valley, Binn Valley, Valais, Switzerland

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
46° 19' 0'' North , 8° 7' 13'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Grengiols496 (2016)6.7km
Mörel477 (2016)7.3km
Termen793 (2016)7.7km
Betten450 (2014)7.7km
Lax315 (2016)7.9km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Blausee, Saflischtal, Binntal, Wallis (Valais), Schweiz (Suisse; Svizzera)


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals. 1 erroneous literature entry.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 240.
Metatorbernite
Formula: Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 273.
Monazite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(PO4)
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 281.
Monazite-(Nd)
Formula: Nd(PO4)
Description: Krzemnicki (1992) mentions "Neodym-haltiger Monazit", not Monazit-(Nd)
Reference: Krzemnicki, M. (1992) - unpublished thesis.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 340.
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 340.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Wepf (Basel), p. 416.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Brookite4.DD.10TiO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Metatorbernite8.EB.10Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Monazite-(Ce)8.AD.50Ce(PO4)
Monazite-(Nd) ?8.AD.50Nd(PO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 38 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL PHOSPHATES, ARSENATES, AND VANADATES
AXO4
Monazite-(Ce)38.4.3.1Ce(PO4)
Monazite-(Nd) ?38.4.3.5Nd(PO4)
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Metatorbernite40.2a.13.2Cu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
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
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Rock Crystal-SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz-SiO2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O AnataseTiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O BrookiteTiO2
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
O Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Monazite-(Nd)Nd(PO4)
MgMagnesium
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
PPhosphorus
P MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
P Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
P Monazite-(Nd)Nd(PO4)
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti BrookiteTiO2
CuCopper
Cu MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O
CeCerium
Ce Monazite-(Ce)Ce(PO4)
NdNeodymium
Nd Monazite-(Nd)Nd(PO4)
UUranium
U MetatorberniteCu(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 8H2O

References

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Krzemnicki, M. (1992): As-Bi-Mineralisationen in der Monte-Leone-Decke im Mättital (Binntal-Region). Diplomarbeit, Universität Basel, Switzerland, 122 pp.

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