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Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brazili
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Minas NovasMunicipality
Minas GeraisState
BrazilCountry

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PlacePopulation
Minas Novas7,365 (2012)
Other Languages:
French:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brésil
German:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brasilien
Italian:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brasile
Portuguese:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brasil
Russian:
Минас-Новас, Минас-Жерайс, Бразилия
Simplified Chinese:
新米纳斯, 米纳斯吉拉斯, 巴西
Spanish:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brasil
Basque:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brasil
Bishnupriya Manipuri:
মিনাস নোভাস, মিনাস জেরায়িস, ব্রাজিল
Cebuano:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brasil
Dutch:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brazilië
Esperanto:
Minas Novas, Minas-Ĝerajso, Brazilo
Georgian:
მინას-ნოვასი, მინას-ჟერაისი, ბრაზილია
Hungarian:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brazília
Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):
Минас-Новас, Минас-Жерайс, Бразилия
Malagasy:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brazila
Minnan / Hokkien-Taiwanese:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Pa-se
Norwegian:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brasil
Polish:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brazylia
Romanian:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brazilia
Swedish:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brasilien
Vietnamese:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brasil
Volapük:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brasilän
Waray:
Minas Novas, Minas Gerais, Brasil


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10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Sauer, J.R. (1982) Brazil, Paradise of Gemstones. Gemological Institute of America, 135 pp. (p. 108).
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Robert Lavinsky specimens
Beryl var. Aquamarine
Formula: Be3Al2Si6O18
Reference: Robert Lavinsky specimens
Beryl var. Heliodor
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Sauer, J.R. (1982) Brazil, Paradise of Gemstones. Gemological Institute of America, 135 pp. (p. 33).
Beryl var. Morganite
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Sauer, J.R. (1982) Brazil, Paradise of Gemstones. Gemological Institute of America, 135 pp. (p. 32).
Euclase
Formula: BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Reference: No reference listed
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Reynaldo Contreira's visit to the location
Graphite
Formula: C
Description: Inclusions coloring the black kyanite.
Reference: Luis Menezes, pers. comm.
'Indicolite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Rob Lavinsky
Kyanite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Luis Menezes information
'Mica Group'
Reference: Rocks & Min.: 22:130.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Quartz var. Agate
Quartz var. Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Sauer, J.R. (1982) Brazil, Paradise of Gemstones. Gemological Institute of America, 135 pp. (p. 108).
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Reference: Bauer & Bouska, 1983. Precious & Semi-precious Stones
Spodumene var. Hiddenite
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Reference: Bauer & Bouska, 1983. Precious & Semi-precious Stones
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: No reference listed
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Rob Lavinsky
'Tourmaline var. Verdelite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Sauer, J.R. (1982) Brazil, Paradise of Gemstones. Gemological Institute of America, 135 pp. (p. 44).

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var. Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var. Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var. Aquamarine9.CJ.05Be3Al2Si6O18
var. Heliodor9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var. Morganite9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Euclase9.AE.10BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Kyanite9.AF.15Al2(SiO4)O
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Spodumene9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
var. Hiddenite9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Indicolite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Mica Group'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var. Verdelite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Euclase52.2.1.1BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Kyanite52.2.2c.1Al2(SiO4)O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Spodumene65.1.4.1LiAlSi2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Beryl
var. Aquamarine
-Be3Al2Si6O18
var. Heliodor-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
var. Morganite-Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Indicolite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Mica Group'-
Quartz
var. Agate
-SiO2
var. Chalcedony-SiO2
Spodumene
var. Hiddenite
-LiAlSi2O6
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var. Verdelite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
LiLithium
Li Spodumene var. HiddeniteLiAlSi2O6
Li SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
BeBeryllium
Be EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Be Beryl var. AquamarineBe3Al2Si6O18
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl var. MorganiteBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be Beryl var. HeliodorBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B IndicoliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B Tourmaline var. VerdeliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O Spodumene var. HiddeniteLiAlSi2O6
O Beryl var. AquamarineBe3Al2Si6O18
O IndicoliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
O SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O QuartzSiO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Quartz var. ChalcedonySiO2
O Beryl var. MorganiteBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Beryl var. HeliodorBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O Tourmaline var. VerdeliteA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
FFluorine
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
AlAluminium
Al EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Al Spodumene var. HiddeniteLiAlSi2O6
Al Beryl var. AquamarineBe3Al2Si6O18
Al KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Al SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Beryl var. MorganiteBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Beryl var. HeliodorBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si EuclaseBeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si Spodumene var. HiddeniteLiAlSi2O6
Si Beryl var. AquamarineBe3Al2Si6O18
Si KyaniteAl2(SiO4)O
Si SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si Quartz var. ChalcedonySiO2
Si Beryl var. MorganiteBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si Beryl var. HeliodorBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
MnManganese
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
FeIron
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minas_Novas
Wikidata ID:Q1755693
GeoNames ID:3457152

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