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Izmir area, Izmir Province, Aegean Region, Turkeyi
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Latitude & Longitude:
38° North , 27° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~124km
Locality type:


Beach 150 km NW of Izmir.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Brucite
Formula: Mg(OH)2
Colour: light-blue.
Description: Cl-bearing crystals a few µm in size.
Reference: Di Pierro, S., Gnos, E., Grobety, B.H., Armbruster, T., Bernasconi, S.M., and Ulmer, P. (2003) Rock-forming moissanite (natural alpha-silicon carbide). American Mineralogist: 88: 1817-1821.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Di Pierro, S., Gnos, E., Grobety, B.H., Armbruster, T., Bernasconi, S.M., and Ulmer, P. (2003) Rock-forming moissanite (natural alpha-silicon carbide). American Mineralogist: 88: 1817-1821.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Di Pierro, S., Gnos, E., Grobety, B.H., Armbruster, T., Bernasconi, S.M., and Ulmer, P. (2003) Rock-forming moissanite (natural alpha-silicon carbide). American Mineralogist: 88: 1817-1821.
Magnesiochromite
Formula: MgCr2O4
Reference: Di Pierro, S., Gnos, E., Grobety, B.H., Armbruster, T., Bernasconi, S.M., and Ulmer, P. (2003) Rock-forming moissanite (natural alpha-silicon carbide). American Mineralogist: 88: 1817-1821.
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: Di Pierro, S., Gnos, E., Grobety, B.H., Armbruster, T., Bernasconi, S.M., and Ulmer, P. (2003) Rock-forming moissanite (natural alpha-silicon carbide). American Mineralogist: 88: 1817-1821.
Moissanite
Formula: SiC
Habit: Platey hexagonal crystals to 1.5mm.
Colour: colourless, blue, black, greenish yellow, pinkish
Reference: Di Pierro, S., Gnos, E., Grobety, B.H., Armbruster, T., Bernasconi, S.M., and Ulmer, P. (2003) Rock-forming moissanite (natural alpha-silicon carbide). American Mineralogist: 88: 1817-1821.
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Description: Al-rich.
Reference: Di Pierro, S., Gnos, E., Grobety, B.H., Armbruster, T., Bernasconi, S.M., and Ulmer, P. (2003) Rock-forming moissanite (natural alpha-silicon carbide). American Mineralogist: 88: 1817-1821.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Di Pierro, S., Gnos, E., Grobety, B.H., Armbruster, T., Bernasconi, S.M., and Ulmer, P. (2003) Rock-forming moissanite (natural alpha-silicon carbide). American Mineralogist: 88: 1817-1821.
'Phlogopite-3T'
Reference: Di Pierro, S., Gnos, E., Grobety, B.H., Armbruster, T., Bernasconi, S.M., and Ulmer, P. (2003) Rock-forming moissanite (natural alpha-silicon carbide). American Mineralogist: 88: 1817-1821.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Di Pierro, S., Gnos, E., Grobety, B.H., Armbruster, T., Bernasconi, S.M., and Ulmer, P. (2003) Rock-forming moissanite (natural alpha-silicon carbide). American Mineralogist: 88: 1817-1821.
Silicon
Formula: Si
Reference: Am Min 88:1817-1821

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Moissanite1.DA.SiC
Silicon1.CB.15Si
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Brucite4.FE.05Mg(OH)2
Magnesiochromite4.BB.05MgCr2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Phlogopite-3T'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Moissanite1.3.8.1SiC
Silicon1.3.7.1Si
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)2
Brucite6.2.1.1Mg(OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnesiochromite7.2.3.1MgCr2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Phlogopite-3T'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BruciteMg(OH)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C MoissaniteSiC
C CalciteCaCO3
C MagnesiteMgCO3
OOxygen
O BruciteMg(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
MgMagnesium
Mg BruciteMg(OH)2
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
AlAluminium
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si MoissaniteSiC
Si QuartzSiO2
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si SiliconSi
KPotassium
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
CrChromium
Cr MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4

References

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Di Pierro, S., Gnos, E., Grobety, B.H., Armbruster, T., Bernasconi, S.M., Ulmer, P. (2003) Rock-forming moissanite (natural alpha-silicon carbide). American Mineralogist, 88, 1817-1821.

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