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Zwartkloof defunct Fluorite Mine, Bela-Bela (Warmbaths; Warmbad), Waterberg District, Limpopo, South Africai
Regional Level Types
Zwartkloof defunct Fluorite MineOpen-Cast Mine (Inactive)
Bela-Bela (Warmbaths; Warmbad)- not defined -
Waterberg DistrictDistrict
LimpopoProvince
South AfricaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
24° 51' 29'' South , 28° 10' 14'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Open-Cast Mine (Inactive) - last checked 2019
Deposit first discovered:
1970
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Warmbaths90,210 (2012)11.7km
Modimolle20,527 (2018)29.1km


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Regions containing this locality

Somali Plate (Somalia Plate)Tectonic Plate
Transvaal, South AfricaProvince (Former)

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


21 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Fayalite
Formula: Fe2+2SiO4
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Mineral Deposits of Southern Africa

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fayalite9.AC.05Fe2+2SiO4
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Fayalite51.3.1.1Fe2+2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O SideriteFeCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O CassiteriteSnO2
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O FayaliteFe22+SiO4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
AlAluminium
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si FayaliteFe22+SiO4
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S PyriteFeS2
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
KPotassium
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe FayaliteFe22+SiO4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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