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Anivorano phlogopite deposit, Ambatoabo, Taolañaro (Fort Dauphin), Anosy, Madagascari
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Anivorano phlogopite depositDeposit
AmbatoaboCommune
Taolañaro (Fort Dauphin)District
AnosyRegion
MadagascarCountry

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Name in Malagasy:Karieran' Anivorano, Kaominan' Ambatoabo, Distrikan'i Taolañaro, Faritr' Anosy, Madagasikara
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 24° South , 46° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~17km
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


Pyroxenite worked for phlogopite.

Regions containing this locality

Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)Tectonic Plate
Tuléar Province (Toliara), MadagascarProvince

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2 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Besairie, H. (1966): Les Gites Minéraux de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar, Tananarive, 34, p. 334
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Besairie, H. (1966): Les Gites Minéraux de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar, Tananarive, 34, p. 333-334

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
MgMagnesium
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
KPotassium
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3

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Besairie, H. (1966): Les Gites Minéraux de Madagascar. Annales Géologiques de Madagascar, Tananarive, 34, p. 333-334


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