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Mokhovaya pegmatite vein, Malkhan pegmatite field (Malchan; "Malechansk"), Krasnyi Chikoy, Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russiai
Regional Level Types
Mokhovaya pegmatite veinVein
Malkhan pegmatite field (Malchan; "Malechansk")Pegmatite Field
Krasnyi Chikoy- not defined -
Chitinskaya OblastOblast
Zabaykalsky KraiKrai
RussiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° North , 109° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~2km
Locality type:


Gem mining in pegmatites.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Alphabetical List Tree Diagram

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: [MinRec 32:44]; Zagorsky, V. Y., Peretyazhko, I. S., Sapozhnikov, A. N., Zhukhlistov, A. P., & Zvyagin, B. B. (2003). Borocookeite, a new member of the chlorite group from the Malkhan gem tourmaline deposit, Central Transbaikalia, Russia. American Mineralogist, 88(5-6), 830-836.
Albite var: Cleavelandite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Kynický, J., & Krejsek, Š. (2013). Discovery of New Gem Tourmaline Pockets in the Sosedka Pegmatite, Malkhan, Russia. Rocks & Minerals, 88(4), 308-315.
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Rainer Thomas, Paul Davidson and Elena Badanina (2010) Water- and Boron-Rich Melt Inclusions in Quartz from the Malkhan Pegmatite, Transbaikalia, Russia. Minerals 2012, 2, 435-458.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: [MinRec 32:44]
Borocookeite
Formula: Li1+3xAl4-x(BSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Zagorsky V Y, Peretyazhko I S, Sapozhnikov A N, Zhukhlistov A P, Zvyagin B B (2003) Borocookeite, a new member of the chlorite group from the Malkhan gem tourmaline deposit, Central Transbaikalia, Russia, American Mineralogist, 88, 830-836
Boromuscovite
Formula: KAl2(BSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Zagorsky, V. Y., Peretyazhko, I. S., Sapozhnikov, A. N., Zhukhlistov, A. P., & Zvyagin, B. B. (2003). Borocookeite, a new member of the chlorite group from the Malkhan gem tourmaline deposit, Central Transbaikalia, Russia. American Mineralogist, 88(5-6), 830-836.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Zagorsky V Y, Peretyazhko I S, Sapozhnikov A N, Zhukhlistov A P, Zvyagin B B (2003) Borocookeite, a new member of the chlorite group from the Malkhan gem tourmaline deposit, Central Transbaikalia, Russia, American Mineralogist, 88, 830-836
Cookeite
Formula: (Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: [MinRec 32:44]; Zagorsky, V. Y., Peretyazhko, I. S., Sapozhnikov, A. N., Zhukhlistov, A. P., & Zvyagin, B. B. (2003). Borocookeite, a new member of the chlorite group from the Malkhan gem tourmaline deposit, Central Transbaikalia, Russia. American Mineralogist, 88(5-6), 830-836.
Danburite
Formula: CaB2Si2O8
Reference: [MinRec 32:44]; Zagorsky, V. Y., Peretyazhko, I. S., Sapozhnikov, A. N., Zhukhlistov, A. P., & Zvyagin, B. B. (2003). Borocookeite, a new member of the chlorite group from the Malkhan gem tourmaline deposit, Central Transbaikalia, Russia. American Mineralogist, 88(5-6), 830-836.
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Zagorsky V Y, Peretyazhko I S, Sapozhnikov A N, Zhukhlistov A P, Zvyagin B B (2003) Borocookeite, a new member of the chlorite group from the Malkhan gem tourmaline deposit, Central Transbaikalia, Russia, American Mineralogist, 88, 830-836
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Igor Savin's data
Laumontite
Formula: CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Reference: Zagorsky V Y, Peretyazhko I S, Sapozhnikov A N, Zhukhlistov A P, Zvyagin B B (2003) Borocookeite, a new member of the chlorite group from the Malkhan gem tourmaline deposit, Central Transbaikalia, Russia, American Mineralogist, 88, 830-836
'Lepidolite'
Reference: [MinRec 32:44]; Zagorsky, V. Y., Peretyazhko, I. S., Sapozhnikov, A. N., Zhukhlistov, A. P., & Zvyagin, B. B. (2003). Borocookeite, a new member of the chlorite group from the Malkhan gem tourmaline deposit, Central Transbaikalia, Russia. American Mineralogist, 88(5-6), 830-836.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pollucite
Formula: (Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Reference: [MinRec 32:44]
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rainer Thomas, Paul Davidson and Elena Badanina (2010) Water- and Boron-Rich Melt Inclusions in Quartz from the Malkhan Pegmatite, Transbaikalia, Russia. Minerals 2012, 2, 435-458.; Zagorsky V Y, Peretyazhko I S, Sapozhnikov A N, Zhukhlistov A P, Zvyagin B B (2003) Borocookeite, a new member of the chlorite group from the Malkhan gem tourmaline deposit, Central Transbaikalia, Russia, American Mineralogist, 88, 830-836
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: [MinRec 32:44]
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Zagorsky, V. Y., Peretyazhko, I. S., Sapozhnikov, A. N., Zhukhlistov, A. P., & Zvyagin, B. B. (2003). Borocookeite, a new member of the chlorite group from the Malkhan gem tourmaline deposit, Central Transbaikalia, Russia. American Mineralogist, 88(5-6), 830-836.
'Stilbite subgroup'
Reference: Zagorsky, V. Y., Peretyazhko, I. S., Sapozhnikov, A. N., Zhukhlistov, A. P., & Zvyagin, B. B. (2003). Borocookeite, a new member of the chlorite group from the Malkhan gem tourmaline deposit, Central Transbaikalia, Russia. American Mineralogist, 88(5-6), 830-836.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: [MinRec 32:44]
'Tourmaline var: Rubellite'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: [MinRec 32:44]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Cleavelandite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Borocookeite9.EC.55Li1+3xAl4-x(BSi3O10)(OH)8
Boromuscovite9.EC.15KAl2(BSi3O10)(OH)2
Cookeite9.EC.55(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Danburite9.FA.65CaB2Si2O8
Elbaite9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Laumontite9.GB.10CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pollucite9.GB.05(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Lepidolite'-
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Rubellite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with[Si2O7] with borate groups
Danburite56.3.1.1CaB2Si2O8
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Boromuscovite71.2.2a.9KAl2(BSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Cookeite71.4.1.2(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Laumontite77.1.1.4CaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Pollucite77.1.1.2(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Albite
var: Cleavelandite
-Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Borocookeite-Li1+3xAl4-x(BSi3O10)(OH)8
'Chlorite Group'-
'Lepidolite'-
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2
'Stilbite subgroup'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'var: Rubellite'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
H BoromuscoviteKAl2(BSi3O10)(OH)2
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H BorocookeiteLi1+3xAl4-x(BSi3O10)(OH)8
H LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
LiLithium
Li Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Li BorocookeiteLi1+3xAl4-x(BSi3O10)(OH)8
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B Tourmaline (var: Rubellite)A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
B BoromuscoviteKAl2(BSi3O10)(OH)2
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
B BorocookeiteLi1+3xAl4-x(BSi3O10)(OH)8
OOxygen
O Tourmaline (var: Rubellite)A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
O Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
O Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
O BoromuscoviteKAl2(BSi3O10)(OH)2
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O QuartzSiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O BorocookeiteLi1+3xAl4-x(BSi3O10)(OH)8
O LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Na Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Al Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Al BoromuscoviteKAl2(BSi3O10)(OH)2
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al BorocookeiteLi1+3xAl4-x(BSi3O10)(OH)8
Al LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
SiSilicon
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
Si Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O
Si Albite (var: Cleavelandite)Na(AlSi3O8)
Si BoromuscoviteKAl2(BSi3O10)(OH)2
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si BorocookeiteLi1+3xAl4-x(BSi3O10)(OH)8
Si LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
KPotassium
K BoromuscoviteKAl2(BSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca DanburiteCaB2Si2O8
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca LaumontiteCaAl2Si4O12 · 4H2O
MnManganese
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
CsCaesium
Cs Pollucite(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12) · 2H2O

References

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Zagorsky, V. Y., Peretyazhko, I. S., Sapozhnikov, A. N., Zhukhlistov, A. P., & Zvyagin, B. B. (2003). Borocookeite, a new member of the chlorite group from the Malkhan gem tourmaline deposit, Central Transbaikalia, Russia. American Mineralogist, 88(5-6), 830-836.
Simmons, W. B., Falster, A. U., & Laurs, B. M. (2011). A survey of Mn-rich yellow tourmaline from worldwide localities and implications for the petrogenesis of granitic pegmatites. The Canadian Mineralogist, 49(1), 301-319.

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