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Tiruppur District, Tamil Nadu, Indiai
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Tiruppur DistrictDistrict
Tamil NaduState
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11° 10' 47'' North , 77° 15' 0'' East
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Indian Plate (India Plate)Tectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: http://www.d4uweb.com/magazine/bk_gems/issue0906.html
Beryl var: Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: http://www.d4uweb.com/magazine/bk_gems/issue0906.html
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: http://www.d4uweb.com/magazine/bk_gems/issue0906.html
Cordierite var: Iolite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: http://www.d4uweb.com/magazine/bk_gems/issue0906.html
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: https://www.knowyourcrystals.com/stones-found-in-india/; http://www.d4uweb.com/magazine/bk_gems/issue0906.html
Corundum var: Ruby
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: https://www.knowyourcrystals.com/stones-found-in-india/ https://www.gia.edu/gems-gemology/spring-2014-gemnews-indian-ruby-mining http://www.d4uweb.com/magazine/bk_gems/issue0906.html
Corundum var: Sapphire
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: http://www.d4uweb.com/magazine/bk_gems/issue0906.html
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: https://www.knowyourcrystals.com/stones-found-in-india/
'Moonstone'
Colour: brown to red-brown, lead grey to black, yellow, rose red
Reference: Gübelin, E. and Wolgensinger, M. (1976) Edelstenen. Uitgeverij Artis, Brussel (in Dutch).
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: https://www.knowyourcrystals.com/stones-found-in-india/
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: http://www.d4uweb.com/magazine/bk_gems/issue0906.html

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Ruby4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Sapphire4.CB.05Al2O3
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var: Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
var: Iolite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Moonstone'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
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 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Beryl
var: Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
Cordierite
var: Iolite
-(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Corundum
var: Ruby
-Al2O3
var: Sapphire-Al2O3
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Moonstone'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

BeBeryllium
Be Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
OOxygen
O Corundum (var: Ruby)Al2O3
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O CorundumAl2O3
O Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
O Cordierite (var: Iolite)(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
MgMagnesium
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg Cordierite (var: Iolite)(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
AlAluminium
Al Corundum (var: Ruby)Al2O3
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al Corundum (var: Sapphire)Al2O3
Al Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Al Cordierite (var: Iolite)(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
SiSilicon
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si Beryl (var: Aquamarine)Be3Al2Si6O18
Si Cordierite (var: Iolite)(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
CaCalcium
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe Cordierite (var: Iolite)(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tiruppur_district
Wikidata ID:Q15202

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