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Juncio Sociale salt deposit (Stretto salt deposit), Caltanissetta, Caltanissetta Province, Sicily, Italyi
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Juncio Sociale salt deposit (Stretto salt deposit)Deposit
CaltanissettaCommune
Caltanissetta ProvinceProvince
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Giacimento salino di Juncio Sociale (Giacimento salino di Stretto), Caltanissetta, Libero consorzio comunale di Caltanissetta (Provincia di Caltanissetta), Sicilia, Italia


Small potash-bearing salt deposit at Juncio Sociale locality, to the SSW of Monte Stretto, in the proximity of the sulphur mining area.

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4 valid minerals.

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Carnallite
Formula: KMgCl3 · 6H2O
Reference: Mezzadri, P. (1988) La serie gessoso solfifera della Sicilia e altre memorie geo-minerarie. Roberto De Nicola Editore, Roma, 874 pp.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Mezzadri, P. (1988) La serie gessoso solfifera della Sicilia e altre memorie geo-minerarie. Roberto De Nicola Editore, Roma, 874 pp.
Halite
Formula: NaCl
Reference: Mezzadri, P. (1988) La serie gessoso solfifera della Sicilia e altre memorie geo-minerarie. Roberto De Nicola Editore, Roma, 874 pp.
Kainite
Formula: KMg(SO4)Cl · 3H2O
Reference: Mezzadri, P. (1988) La serie gessoso solfifera della Sicilia e altre memorie geo-minerarie. Roberto De Nicola Editore, Roma, 874 pp.

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List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Carnallite3.BA.10KMgCl3 · 6H2O
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Kainite7.DF.10KMg(SO4)Cl · 3H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Group 11 - HALIDE COMPLEXES
AmBX3
Carnallite11.1.2.1KMgCl3 · 6H2O
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 31 - HYDRATED SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Kainite31.7.1.1KMg(SO4)Cl · 3H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H KainiteKMg(SO4)Cl · 3H2O
H CarnalliteKMgCl3 · 6H2O
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
OOxygen
O KainiteKMg(SO4)Cl · 3H2O
O CarnalliteKMgCl3 · 6H2O
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
NaSodium
Na HaliteNaCl
MgMagnesium
Mg KainiteKMg(SO4)Cl · 3H2O
Mg CarnalliteKMgCl3 · 6H2O
SSulfur
S KainiteKMg(SO4)Cl · 3H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
ClChlorine
Cl HaliteNaCl
Cl KainiteKMg(SO4)Cl · 3H2O
Cl CarnalliteKMgCl3 · 6H2O
KPotassium
K KainiteKMg(SO4)Cl · 3H2O
K CarnalliteKMgCl3 · 6H2O
CaCalcium
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O

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Mezzadri, P. (1988) La serie gessoso solfifera della Sicilia e altre memorie geo-minerarie. Roberto De Nicola Editore, Roma, 874 pp.


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