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Cannington Park Quarry, Cannington, Sedgemoor, Somerset, England, UKi
Regional Level Types
Cannington Park QuarryQuarry
CanningtonCivil Parish
SedgemoorDistrict
SomersetCounty
EnglandConstituent Country
UKCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
51° 9' 26'' North , 3° 4' 16'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
UK National Grid Reference:
ST251404
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Spaxton321 (2018)4.4km
Pawlett892 (2018)5.4km
Stogursey838 (2018)5.5km
Bridgwater41,276 (2018)5.7km
Nether Stowey1,373 (2018)6.0km


A disused limestone quarry

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


18 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: BMS Database
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: BMS Database
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: BMS Database
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: BMS Database
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: BMS Database
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: BMS Database
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: BMS Database
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: BMS Database
Djurleite
Formula: Cu31S16
Reference: BMS Database; Embrey, P.G. (1978) Fourth supplementary list of British minerals. Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 42, n° 322, 169-177.;
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: BMS Database
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: BMS Database
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: BMS Database
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: BMS Database
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: BMS Database
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: BMS Database
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: BMS Database
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: BMS Database
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: BMS Database
Yarrowite
Formula: Cu9S8
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: BMS Database

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Djurleite2.BA.05Cu31S16
Yarrowite2.CA.05dCu9S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Anatase4.DD.05TiO2
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Djurleite2.4.7.2Cu31S16
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Yarrowite2.7.3.1Cu9S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AnataseTiO2
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O CupriteCu2O
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O HematiteFe2O3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S DigeniteCu9S5
S DjurleiteCu31S16
S ChalcociteCu2S
S YarrowiteCu9S8
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CupriteCu2O
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu DjurleiteCu31S16
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu YarrowiteCu9S8
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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