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Nea Roda, Aristotelis, Chalkidiki Prefecture, Macedonia Department, Greece

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° North , 23° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~31km
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


Old chromite/magnesite mines in a small ophiolitic body surrounded by metamorphic rocks.

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4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: see e.g. CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF TOURMALINE IN QUARTZ VEINS FROM NEA RODA AND THASOS AREAS IN MACEDONIA, NORTHERN GREECE. KASSOLI-FOURNARAKI-A. MICHAILIDIS-K. CANADIAN MINERALOGIST 1994, MAR, V32
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: see e.g. CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF TOURMALINE IN QUARTZ VEINS FROM NEA RODA AND THASOS AREAS IN MACEDONIA, NORTHERN GREECE. KASSOLI-FOURNARAKI-A. MICHAILIDIS-K. CANADIAN MINERALOGIST 1994, MAR, V32
Clinochlore var: Chromian Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Reference: see e.g. CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF TOURMALINE IN QUARTZ VEINS FROM NEA RODA AND THASOS AREAS IN MACEDONIA, NORTHERN GREECE. KASSOLI-FOURNARAKI-A. MICHAILIDIS-K. CANADIAN MINERALOGIST 1994, MAR, V32
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Reference: see e.g. CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF TOURMALINE IN QUARTZ VEINS FROM NEA RODA AND THASOS AREAS IN MACEDONIA, NORTHERN GREECE. KASSOLI-FOURNARAKI-A. MICHAILIDIS-K. CANADIAN MINERALOGIST 1994, MAR, V32
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: see e.g. CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF TOURMALINE IN QUARTZ VEINS FROM NEA RODA AND THASOS AREAS IN MACEDONIA, NORTHERN GREECE. KASSOLI-FOURNARAKI-A. MICHAILIDIS-K. CANADIAN MINERALOGIST 1994, MAR, V32
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: see e.g. CHEMICAL COMPOSITION OF TOURMALINE IN QUARTZ VEINS FROM NEA RODA AND THASOS AREAS IN MACEDONIA, NORTHERN GREECE. KASSOLI-FOURNARAKI-A. MICHAILIDIS-K. CANADIAN MINERALOGIST 1994, MAR, V32

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
var: Chromian Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
var: Chromian Clinochlore-Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C MagnesiteMgCO3
OOxygen
O Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
MgMagnesium
Mg Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
SiSilicon
Si Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
CrChromium
Cr Clinochlore (var: Chromian Clinochlore)Mg5(Al,Cr)2Si3O10(OH)8
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4

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