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Glorious pegmatite, Borborema mineral province, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazili
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Glorious pegmatite- not defined -
Borborema mineral provinceProvince
Rio Grande do Norte- not defined -
BrazilCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 6° 57' 49'' South , 36° 44' 47'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): -6.96377,-36.74665
GeoHash:G#: 7nvb7u3ch
Köppen climate type:BSh : Hot semi-arid (steppe) climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Santa Luzia13,243 (2012)21.5km
Taperoá8,879 (2012)28.5km
Parelhas16,377 (2012)32.2km
Jardim do Seridó9,520 (2012)42.3km
Soledade8,090 (2012)43.6km


Localiza-se 2 km a oeste de Junco do Seridó/PB

Regions containing this locality

South America PlateTectonic Plate
South AmericaContinent

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Soares, D. R., Beurlen, H., da Silva, M. R. R., da Silveira Gonzaga, F. D. A., dos Santos Filho, J. I., & de Oliveira, H. B. L. (2018). Variedades Gemológicas De Minerais Da Província Pegmatítica Da Borborema, NE Do Brasil: Uma Síntese. Estudos Geológicos, 28, 1.
Elbaite var: Cuprian Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Soares, D. R., Beurlen, H., da Silva, M. R. R., da Silveira Gonzaga, F. D. A., dos Santos Filho, J. I., & de Oliveira, H. B. L. (2018). Variedades Gemológicas De Minerais Da Província Pegmatítica Da Borborema, NE Do Brasil: Uma Síntese. Estudos Geológicos, 28, 1.
'Mica Group'
Reference: Soares, D. R., Beurlen, H., da Silva, M. R. R., da Silveira Gonzaga, F. D. A., dos Santos Filho, J. I., & de Oliveira, H. B. L. (2018). Variedades Gemológicas De Minerais Da Província Pegmatítica Da Borborema, NE Do Brasil: Uma Síntese. Estudos Geológicos, 28, 1.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Soares, D. R., Beurlen, H., da Silva, M. R. R., da Silveira Gonzaga, F. D. A., dos Santos Filho, J. I., & de Oliveira, H. B. L. (2018). Variedades Gemológicas De Minerais Da Província Pegmatítica Da Borborema, NE Do Brasil: Uma Síntese. Estudos Geológicos, 28, 1.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Soares, D. R., Beurlen, H., da Silva, M. R. R., da Silveira Gonzaga, F. D. A., dos Santos Filho, J. I., & de Oliveira, H. B. L. (2018). Variedades Gemológicas De Minerais Da Província Pegmatítica Da Borborema, NE Do Brasil: Uma Síntese. Estudos Geológicos, 28, 1.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
var: Cuprian Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Mica Group'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Elbaite
var: Cuprian Elbaite
-Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Mica Group'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
LiLithium
Li Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
NaSodium
Na Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AlAluminium
Al Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Elbaite (var: Cuprian Elbaite)Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Ediacaran
541 - 635 Ma



ID: 2307035
Seridó Formação

Age: Ediacaran (541 - 635 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Seridó Formation

Lithology: Schist - aluminoso(a), chlorite schist, phyllite, chlorite schist, schist

Reference: Geological Survey of Brazil. State Geological Maps of Brazil. CPRM - Geobank. [43]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3186989
Paleoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Lithology: Medium-high grade orthogneiss/paragneiss/metavolcanic gneiss

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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