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Crete, Greecei
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CreteAdministrative Region
GreeceCountry

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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Irákleion137,154 (2014)
Chaniá53,910 (2015)
Rethymno32,468 (2015)
Gázi12,606 (2015)
Ierápetra12,355 (2015)
Néa Alikarnassós11,886 (2013)
Other Languages:
French:
Crète, Grèce
German:
Kreta, Griechenland
Greek:
Κρήτη, Ελλάδα
Italian:
Creta, Grecia
Russian:
Крит, Греция
Simplified Chinese:
克里特, 希腊
Spanish:
Creta, Grecia
Afrikaans:
Kreta, Griekeland
Albanian:
Kreta, Greqia
Alemannic:
Kreta, Griechenland
Amharic:
ቀርጤስ, ግሪክ
Anglo-Saxon:
Creto, Grēcland
Arabic:
كريت, اليونان
Armenian:
Կրետե, Հունաստան
Asturian:
Creta, Grecia
Azeri:
Krit, Yunanıstan
Basque:
Kreta, Grezia
Belarusian:
Крыт, Грэцыя
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Крыт, Грэцыя
Bengali:
ক্রিট, গ্রিস
Bosnian:
Kreta, Grčka
Breton:
Kreta, Gres
Bulgarian:
Крит, Гърция
Catalan:
Creta, Grècia
Cebuano:
Crete, Gresya
Chuvash:
Крит, Греци
Corsican:
Creta, Grecia
Croatian:
Kreta, Grčka
Czech:
Kréta, Řecko
Danish:
Kreta, Grækenland
Dutch:
Kreta, Griekenland
Dutch Low Saxon:
Kreta, Griekenlaand
Egyptian Arabic:
كريت, اليونان
Esperanto:
Kreto, Grekio
Estonian:
Kreeta, Kreeka
Faroese:
Kreta, Grikkaland
Farsi/Persian:
کرت, یونان
Finnish:
Kreeta, Kreikka
Galician:
Illa de Creta, Grecia
Georgian:
კრეტა, საბერძნეთი
Hebrew:
כרתים, יוון
Hindi:
क्रीत, यूनान
Hungarian:
Kréta, Görögország
Icelandic:
Krít, Grikkland
Ido:
Kriti, Grekia
Indonesian:
Kreta, Yunani
Interlingua:
Creta, Grecia
Irish Gaelic:
An Chréit, An Ghréig
Japanese:
クレタ島, ギリシャ
Javanese:
Kreta, Grikenlan
Kazakh (Cyrillic Script):
Крит, Грекия
Korean:
크레타, 그리스
Kurdish (Latin Script):
Kreta, Yewnanistan
Kyrgyz:
Крит
Latin:
Creta, Graecia
Latvian:
Krēta, Grieķija
Limburgian:
Kreta, Griekeland
Lithuanian:
Kreta, Graikija
Lombard:
Creta, Grecia
Low Saxon/Low German:
Kreta, Grekenland
Lower Sorbian:
Kreta, Grichiska
Luxembourgish:
Kreta, Griicheland
Macedonian:
Крит, Грција
Malagasy:
Krity, Grisy
Malay:
Crete, Yunani
Malayalam:
ക്രീറ്റ്, ഗ്രീസ്
Marathi:
क्रीट, ग्रीस
Meadow Mari:
Крит, Греций
Min Dong Chinese:
Gáik-lī-dī, Hĭ-lé-nà̤
Mingrelian:
კრეტა, საბერძნეთი
Northern Frisian:
Kreeta, Grekenlun
Norwegian:
Kreta, Hellas
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Kreta, Hellas
Occitan:
Creta, Grècia
Ossetian:
Крит, Грекъ
Polish:
Kreta, Grecja
Pontic Greek:
Κρήτη, Ελλάδα
Portuguese:
Creta, Grécia
Quechua:
Kriti, Grisya
Romanian:
Creta, Grecia
Rusyn:
Крета, Ґреція
Saterland Frisian:
Kreta, Griechenlound
Scots:
Crete, Greece
Serbian:
Крит, Грчка
Serbo-Croatian:
Krit, Grčka
Sicilian:
Crita, Grecia
Silesian:
Kreta, Grecyjo
Slovak:
Kréta, Grécko
Slovenian:
Kreta, Grčija
South Azerbaijani:
کرت, یونان
Swahili:
Krete, Ugiriki
Swedish:
Kreta, Grekland
Tagalog:
Creta, Gresya
Tamil:
கிரீட், கிரேக்கம்
Tatar:
Крит, Греция
Thai:
ครีต, ประเทศกรีซ
Traditional Chinese:
克里特, 希臘
Tsonga:
Crete, Greece
Turkish:
Girit, Yunanistan
Ukrainian:
Крит, Греція
Upper Sorbian:
Kreta, Grjekska
Urdu:
کریٹ, یونان
Uzbek (Latin Script):
Krit, Yunoniston
Venetian:
Càndia, Gresia
Vietnamese:
Crete, Hy Lạp
Waray:
Krete, Gresya
Welsh:
Creta, Gwlad Groeg
West Frisian:
Kreta, Grikelân
Western Punjabi:
کریٹ, یونان
Wu Chinese:
克里特岛, 希腊
Zeelandic:
Kreta, Griek'nland


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

21 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna collection
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Carpholite
Formula: Mn2+Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral., 4: 487-507
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
'Chamosite-Clinochlore Series'
'Chlorite Group'
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 7 localities in this region.
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral., 4: 487-507
Clinochlore
Formula: Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: Viswanathan, K., & Seidel, E. (1979). Crystal chemistry of Fe-Mg-carpholites. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 70(1), 41-47.
'Dravite-Schorl Series'
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1992, 4, pp. 487-507.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ferrocarpholite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Viswanathan, K., & Seidel, E. (1979). Crystal chemistry of Fe-Mg-carpholites. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 70(1), 41-47.
Graphite
Formula: C
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Adam Stephens
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Magnesiocarpholite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
Muscovite var: Phengite
Formula: KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 10 localities in this region.
Paragonite
Formula: NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Agate
Reference: Adam Stephens
Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Natural History Museum Vienna collection
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Sudoite
Formula: Mg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Diaspore4.FD.10AlO(OH)
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Agate4.DA.05SiO2
var: Rock Crystal4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Carpholite9.DB.05Mn2+Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Chamosite9.EC.55(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Chloritoid9.AF.85(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Clinochlore9.EC.55Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ferrocarpholite9.DB.05(Fe2+,Mg)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Magnesiocarpholite9.DB.05(Mg,Fe2+)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Phengite9.EC.15KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Paragonite9.EC.15NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Sudoite9.EC.55Mg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Chamosite-Clinochlore Series'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Dravite-Schorl Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Diaspore6.1.1.1AlO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chloritoid52.3.3.1(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Carpholite65.1.5.1Mn2+Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Ferrocarpholite65.1.5.2(Fe2+,Mg)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Magnesiocarpholite65.1.5.3(Mg,Fe2+)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Paragonite71.2.2a.2NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrophyllite71.2.1.1Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Chamosite71.4.1.7(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Clinochlore71.4.1.4Mg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Sudoite71.4.1.3Mg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(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)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Chamosite-Clinochlore Series'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Dravite-Schorl Series'-
Muscovite
var: Phengite
-KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Quartz
var: Agate
-SiO2
var: Rock Crystal-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CarpholiteMn2+Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
H Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
H Magnesiocarpholite(Mg,Fe2+)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
H Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
H ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Ferrocarpholite(Fe2+,Mg)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
H SudoiteMg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H DiasporeAlO(OH)
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
CCarbon
C GraphiteC
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O CarpholiteMn2+Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
O Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
O Magnesiocarpholite(Mg,Fe2+)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
O ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O RutileTiO2
O Ferrocarpholite(Fe2+,Mg)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
O SudoiteMg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8
O CalciteCaCO3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O DiasporeAlO(OH)
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Magnesiocarpholite(Mg,Fe2+)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Mg Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Mg ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Mg Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Mg SudoiteMg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al CarpholiteMn2+Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Al Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Al Magnesiocarpholite(Mg,Fe2+)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Al Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Al ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Ferrocarpholite(Fe2+,Mg)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Al SudoiteMg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al DiasporeAlO(OH)
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si CarpholiteMn2+Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Si Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Si Magnesiocarpholite(Mg,Fe2+)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Si ClinochloreMg5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Ferrocarpholite(Fe2+,Mg)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Si SudoiteMg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Quartz (var: Rock Crystal)SiO2
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
MnManganese
Mn CarpholiteMn2+Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
FeIron
Fe Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Fe Magnesiocarpholite(Mg,Fe2+)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Fe Muscovite (var: Phengite)KAl1.5(Mg,Fe)0.5(Al0.5Si3.5O10)(OH)2
Fe Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Ferrocarpholite(Fe2+,Mg)Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)

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