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Infanta Nickel Area, Brooke's Point, Palawan Island, Palawan Province, Western Visayas Region, Visayas, Philippinesi
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Infanta Nickel Area- not defined -
Brooke's PointMunicipality
Palawan IslandIsland
Palawan ProvinceProvince
Western Visayas RegionRegion
VisayasIsland Group
PhilippinesCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 8° North , 117° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Köppen climate type:Af : Tropical rainforest climate


area of approximately 1,114 hectares

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Sunda PlateTectonic Plate

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2 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
'Garnierite'
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnierite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnierite'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
OOxygen
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O SpinelMgAl2O4
MgMagnesium
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
FeIron
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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Yonezu K1, Noda K, Gabo J, Juanerio J, Laguerta E, Santos R, Santos R (2014)Initial geochemical study on platinum associated with laterite of Macroasia's Infanta Nickel Area, Palawan, Philippines. 21 st meeting of the International Mineralogical Association. p 112


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