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Theindaw, Myeik District, Tanintharyi Region, Myanmari
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Theindaw- not defined -
Myeik DistrictDistrict
Tanintharyi RegionRegion
MyanmarCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
12° 20' 22'' North , 99° 9' 14'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Köppen climate type:
Other/historical names associated with this locality:
Burma


Alluvial tin mining area.

Located 96 km east of Myeik.

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: http://www.es.mq.edu.au/GEMOC/Abstrfull98/Griffin982.htm; Win, T.T., Davies, R.M., Griffin, W.L., Wathanakul, P. & French, D.H. (2001). Distribution and characteristics of diamonds from Myanmar. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 19, 563-577.
Diamond
Formula: C
Description: Gem-quality diamonds (Win et al., 2001).
Reference: http://www.es.mq.edu.au/GEMOC/Abstrfull98/Griffin982.htm; Win, T. T., Davies, R. M., Griffin, W. L., Wathanakul, P., & French, D. H. (2001). Distribution and characteristics of diamonds from Myanmar. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 19(5), 563-577.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: http://www.es.mq.edu.au/GEMOC/Abstrfull98/Griffin982.htm

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Diamond1.CB.10aC
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Diamond1.3.6.1C
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C DiamondC
OOxygen
O CassiteriteSnO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
CaCalcium
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)

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Win, T.T., Davies, R.M., Griffin, W.L., Wathanakul, P., and French, D.H. (2001) Distribution and characteristics of diamonds from Myanmar. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences, 19, 563-577.

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AsiaContinent
Sunda PlateTectonic Plate

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