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Laguna de Urao, Lagunillas, Mérida, Venezuela

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 8° 30' 19'' North , 71° 23' 48'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 8.50528,-71.39681
GeoHash:G#: d3t0rk66v
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate

Co-ordinates are general for the lake near the town.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

1 valid mineral. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Gaylussite (TL)
Formula: Na2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 235.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Gaylussite' (TL)5.CB.35Na2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

AmBn(XO3)p·xH2O, with (m+n):p > 1:1
Gaylussite (TL) · 5H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

H GaylussiteNa2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
C GaylussiteNa2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
O GaylussiteNa2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
Na GaylussiteNa2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O
Ca GaylussiteNa2Ca(CO3)2 · 5H2O


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Palache, C., Berman, H., Frondel, C. (1951) The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 235.
d'Omalius d'Halloy, Jean-Baptiste Julien (1838) Introduction a la geologie: 1: Des elements d'histoire naturelle inorganique contenant des notions d'astronomie, de meteorologie et de mineralogie (in French).

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