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Wadi Khuda, Eastern Desert, Red Sea, Egypti
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Wadi Khuda- not defined -
Eastern DesertDesert
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23° 40' 0'' North , 35° 19' 59'' East
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Granites.

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8 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.
Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.
Kasolite
Formula: Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.
Thorite
Formula: Th(SiO4)
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.
'Xenotime'
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Raslan, M. F., Ali, M. A., & El-Feky, M. G. (2010). Mineralogy and radioactivity of pegmatites from South Wadi Khuda area, Eastern Desert, Egypt. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry, 29(4), 343-354.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Fluorapatite8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 9 - Silicates
Kasolite9.AK.15Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Thorite9.AD.30Th(SiO4)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'K Feldspar'-
'Xenotime'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Thorite51.5.2.3Th(SiO4)
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Kasolite53.3.1.1Pb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'K Feldspar'-
'Xenotime'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
O ThoriteTh(SiO4)
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F FluoriteCaF2
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
Si ThoriteTh(SiO4)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
FeIron
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
PbLead
Pb KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
ThThorium
Th ThoriteTh(SiO4)
UUranium
U KasolitePb(UO2)[SiO4] · H2O
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 11H2O

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