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Furggelti (Furggulti), Geisspfad area, Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° North , 8° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~6km
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate
Name(s) in local language(s):Furggelti (Furggulti), Geisspfad area, Binntal, Wallis (Valais), Schweiz (Suisse; Svizzera)

A pass (2353 m asl) on the old pass way between Flesch and Manibode (Italy). Located north of Fleschhorn and Schwarzhorn mountains and south of Stockhorn mountain.

Screes with rocksled material originating from the mountains listed above (see also: Obere Stafel, http://www.mindat.org/loc-64226.html).

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The Alps, Europe

Mountain Range - 2,210 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Formula: {CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Clinochlore var: Ripidolite
Formula: (Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
'Stilbite subgroup'

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
var: Ripidolite9.EC.55(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Stilbite subgroup-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

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)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
var: Ripidolite-(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
'Stilbite subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

H Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Clinochlore (var: Ripidolite)(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
O Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O Clinochlore (var: Ripidolite)(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg Clinochlore (var: Ripidolite)(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Al Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Clinochlore (var: Ripidolite)(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Si Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Clinochlore (var: Ripidolite)(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Ca Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Clinochlore (var: Ripidolite)(Mg,Fe,Al)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH)8
Ce Allanite-(Ce){CaCe}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

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