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Moytirra hydrothermal field, Mid-Atlantic Ridge complex, Atlantic Oceani
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Moytirra hydrothermal field- not defined -
Mid-Atlantic Ridge complexMid-Ocean Ridge
Atlantic OceanOcean

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
45° 28' 59'' North , 27° 51' 0'' West
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Discovered in 2011.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
Atlantic OceanOcean
Mid-Atlantic Ridge complex, Atlantic OceanMid-Ocean Ridge

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


1 valid mineral.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Wheeler, A.J., Murton, B., Copley, J., Lim, A., Carlsson, J., Collins, P., Dorschel, B., Green, D., Judge, M., Nye, V., Benzie, J., Antoniacomi, A., Coughlan, M., Morris, K. (2013) Moytirra: Discovery of the first known deep-sea hydrothermal vent field on the slow-spreading Mid-Atlantic Ridge north of the Azores, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 14(10), 4170–4184.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O AnhydriteCaSO4
SSulfur
S AnhydriteCaSO4
CaCalcium
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4

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Wheeler, A.J., Murton, B., Copley, J., Lim, A., Carlsson, J., Collins, P., Dorschel, B., Green, D., Judge, M., Nye, V., Benzie, J., Antoniacomi, A., Coughlan, M., Morris, K. (2013) Moytirra: Discovery of the first known deep-sea hydrothermal vent field on the slow-spreading Mid-Atlantic Ridge north of the Azores, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 14(10), 4170–4184.

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