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Mogán, Gran Canaria, Las Palmas Province, Canary Islands, Spaini
Regional Level Types
MogánMunicipality
Gran CanariaIsland
Las Palmas ProvinceProvince
Canary IslandsGroup of Autonomous Communities
SpainCountry

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Locality type:
Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Mogán21,690 (2012)
Puerto Rico11,000 (2015)
Other Languages:
French:
Mogán, Grande Canarie, province de Las Palmas, Îles Canaries, Espagne
German:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Provinz Las Palmas, Kanarische Inseln, Spanien
Italian:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, provincia di Las Palmas, Isole Canarie, Spagna
Russian:
Моган, Гран-Канария, Лас-Пальмас, Канарские острова, Испания
Simplified Chinese:
莫甘, 大加那利岛, 拉斯帕爾馬斯省, 加那利群岛, 西班牙
Spanish:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, provincia de Las Palmas, Canarias, España
Arabic:
موغان, كناريا الكبرى, لاس بالماس, جزر الكناري, إسبانيا
Asturian:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Provincia de Les Palmes, Canaries, España
Basque:
Mogán, Kanaria Handia, Las Palmasko probintzia, Kanariak, Espainia
Belarusian:
муніцыпалітэт Моган, Гран-Канарыя, Лас-Пальмас, Канарскія астравы, Іспанія
Belarusian (Tarashkevitsa):
Маган, Канарскі архіпэляг, Гішпанія
Catalan:
Mogán, Gran Canària, província de Las Palmas, Illes Canàries, Espanya
Cebuano:
Mogán, Isla de Gran Canaria, Provincia de Las Palmas, Canary Islands, Espanya
Czech:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Kanárské ostrovy, Španělsko
Dutch:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Canarische Eilanden, Spanje
Finnish:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Kanariansaaret, Espanja
Galician:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Provincia das Palmas, Illas Canarias, España
Hebrew:
מוגאן, גראן קנריה, האיים הקנריים, ספרד
Hungarian:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Kanári-szigetek, Spanyolország
Japanese:
モガーン , グラン・カナリア島, ラス・パルマス県, カナリア諸島, スペイン
Latin:
Mogán, Insula Canaria, Provincia Palmaria, Canariae Insulae, Hispania
Lithuanian:
Moganas, Gran Kanarija, Las Palmo provincija, Kanarų salos, Ispanija
Malay:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Wilayah Las Palmas, Kepulauan Canaria, Sepanyol
Norwegian:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Kanariøyene, Spania
Norwegian (Nynorsk):
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Provinsen Las Palmas, Kanariøyane, Spania
Occitan:
Mogán, Grand Canària, Las Palmas, Illas Canàrias, Espanha
Polish:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Wyspy Kanaryjskie, Hiszpania
Portuguese:
Mogán, Grã Canária, Las Palmas, Canárias, Espanha
Serbian:
Моган, Гран Канарија, Покрајина Лас Палмас, Канарска Острва, Шпанија
Slovak:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Kanárske ostrovy, Španielsko
Swedish:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Las Palmas, Kanarieöarna, Spanien
Ukrainian:
Моган, Гран-Канарія, Лас-Пальмас, Канарські острови, Іспанія
Uzbek (Latin Script):
Mogán, Las Palmas, Kanar orollari, Ispaniya
Waray:
Mogán, Gran Canaria, Provincia de Las Palmas, Islas Canarias, Espanya


Mogán is a town and a Spanish municipality in the southwestern part of the island of Gran Canaria, which is one of the three main islands making up the Province of Las Palmas in the Canary Islands, Spain.

Ignimbrite flows of the Mogán formation.

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

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

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

Detailed Mineral List:

Aegirine
Formula: NaFe3+Si2O6
Reference: Specimen collected by Jose Bello Quintela, 2008.
Aegirine-augite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Description: Middle and Upper Mogan Formation comenditic ignimbrite X (13.71 Ma) and A (13.63 Ma).
Reference: V.R. Troll et al. , Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. , 2003, 145, PP. 730-741.
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Description: In trachyte.
Reference: Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results, Vol 157, Synthesis of Vicap Project Drilling, http://www-odp.tamu.edu/publications/157_SR/VOLUME/CHAP_27.PDF
Albite var:
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Description: In trachyte.
Reference: Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results, Vol 157, Synthesis of Vicap Project Drilling, http://www-odp.tamu.edu/publications/157_SR/VOLUME/CHAP_27.PDF
'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Description: Alkali amphibole. Middle and Upper Mogan Formation comenditic ignimbrite X (13.71 Ma) and A (13.63 Ma).
Reference: V.R. Troll et al. , Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. , 2003, 145, PP. 730-741.
Anorthite ?
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Ternes, B., (1995): Fundstellen im Südwesten Gran Canarias, Lapis 1/1995, 57-59
'Anorthoclase'
Formula: (Na,K)AlSi3O8
Description: Middle and Upper Mogan Formation comenditic ignimbrite X (13.71 Ma) and A (13.63 Ma).
Reference: V.R. Troll et al. , Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. , 2003, 145, PP. 730-741.
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: H.U. Schmincke and M. Sumita : "Tephra Event Stratigraphy and Emplacement of Volcanoclastic Sediments, Mogan and Fataga Stratigraphic Intervals, Part II : Origin and Emplacement of Volcanoclastic Layers", LEG 157—SCIENTIFIC RESULTS (ISSN: 1096-7451), Gran Canaria and Madeira Abyssal Plain, Sites 950-956, http://www-odp.tamu.edu/publications/157_SR/Abstract/15.HTM
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Description: In trachyte.
Reference: Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results, Vol 157, Synthesis of Vicap Project Drilling, http://www-odp.tamu.edu/publications/157_SR/VOLUME/CHAP_27.PDF
Augite var:
Formula: (Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
Reference: H.U. Schmincke and M. Sumita : "Tephra Event Stratigraphy and Emplacement of Volcanoclastic Sediments, Mogan and Fataga Stratigraphic Intervals, Part II : Origin and Emplacement of Volcanoclastic Layers", LEG 157—SCIENTIFIC RESULTS (ISSN: 1096-7451), Gran Canaria and Madeira Abyssal Plain, Sites 950-956, http://www-odp.tamu.edu/publications/157_SR/Abstract/15.HTM
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: - Ternes, B. (1995): Fundstellen im Südwesten Gran Canarias. Lapis 20 (1), 57-59 (in German).
Chevkinite-(Ce)
Formula: (Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Description: Middle and Upper Mogan Formation comenditic ignimbrite X (13.71 Ma) and A (13.63 Ma). In pumices. Inclusions in amphiboles (associated with Ti/Fe-oxides clusters).
Reference: V.R. Troll et al. , Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. , 2003, 145, PP. 730-741.
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Reference: Ternes, B., (1995): Fundstellen im Südwesten Gran Canarias, Lapis 1/1995, 57-59
Edenite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Reference: H.U. Schmincke and M. Sumita : "Tephra Event Stratigraphy and Emplacement of Volcanoclastic Sediments, Mogan and Fataga Stratigraphic Intervals, Part II : Origin and Emplacement of Volcanoclastic Layers", LEG 157—SCIENTIFIC RESULTS (ISSN: 1096-7451), Gran Canaria and Madeira Abyssal Plain, Sites 950-956, http://www-odp.tamu.edu/publications/157_SR/Abstract/15.HTM
Enstatite
Formula: Mg2Si2O6
Reference: H.U. Schmincke and M. Sumita : "Tephra Event Stratigraphy and Emplacement of Volcanoclastic Sediments, Mogan and Fataga Stratigraphic Intervals, Part II : Origin and Emplacement of Volcanoclastic Layers", LEG 157—SCIENTIFIC RESULTS (ISSN: 1096-7451), Gran Canaria and Madeira Abyssal Plain, Sites 950-956, http://www-odp.tamu.edu/publications/157_SR/Abstract/15.HTM
'Glass'
Reference: V.R. Troll et al. , Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. , 2003, 145, PP. 730-741.
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Description: In trachyte.
Reference: Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results, Vol 157, Synthesis of Vicap Project Drilling, http://www-odp.tamu.edu/publications/157_SR/VOLUME/CHAP_27.PDF
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Kaersutite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Reference: H.U. Schmincke and M. Sumita : "Tephra Event Stratigraphy and Emplacement of Volcanoclastic Sediments, Mogan and Fataga Stratigraphic Intervals, Part II : Origin and Emplacement of Volcanoclastic Layers", LEG 157—SCIENTIFIC RESULTS (ISSN: 1096-7451), Gran Canaria and Madeira Abyssal Plain, Sites 950-956, http://www-odp.tamu.edu/publications/157_SR/Abstract/15.HTM
'K Feldspar'
Description: Associated with clay and zeolites at the Tejeda caldera margin : hydrothermal alteration (13-12.5 My) of Mogan rhyolite-trachyte tuffs related with high-level Fataga magma system emplacement.
Reference: V43A-14 1330h Invited Poster, Hydrothermal Alteration of Intra-caldera Deposits, Tejeda, Valentin R. Troll et al. , AGU 17-21 May 2004 Montréal Palais des Congrès.
'K Feldspar var: '
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Description: Associated with clay and zeolites at the Tejeda caldera margin : hydrothermal alteration (13-12.5 My) of Mogan rhyolite-trachyte tuffs related with high-level Fataga magma system emplacement.
Reference: V43A-14 1330h Invited Poster, Hydrothermal Alteration of Intra-caldera Deposits, Tejeda, Valentin R. Troll et al. , AGU 17-21 May 2004 Montréal Palais des Congrès.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Description: Middle and Upper Mogan Formation comenditic ignimbrite A (13.63 Ma).
Reference: V.R. Troll et al. , Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. , 2003, 145, PP. 730-741.
Magnetite var:
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Mogánite (TL)
Formula: SiO2
Description: Microcrystalline filling in cavities and cooling cracks. Grey to brown, translucid (looks like chalcedony). White patina (silhydrite ?).
Reference: American Mineralogist, volume 070, pp. 874(1985)
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Description: In Fataga trachyphonolitic ignimbrites.
Reference: Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results, Vol 157, Synthesis of Vicap Project Drilling, http://www-odp.tamu.edu/publications/157_SR/VOLUME/CHAP_27.PDF
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Description: Opal type A
Reference: G. Miehe et al. , Eur. J. Mineral. , 1992, 4, pp. 693-706.
Opal var:
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Graetsch, H. and I. Topalovic-Dierdorf: MAS NMR spectra of hyalite from Gran Canaria. Chemie der Erde. 56: (1996).387-391. 770
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Description: Middle and Upper Mogan Formation comenditic ignimbrite A (13.63 Ma).
Reference: V.R. Troll et al. , Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. , 2003, 145, PP. 730-741.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: - Ternes, B. (1995): Fundstellen im Südwesten Gran Canarias. Lapis 20 (1), 57-59 (in German).
Quartz var:
Formula: SiO2
Reference: - Ternes, B. (1995): Fundstellen im Südwesten Gran Canarias. Lapis 20 (1), 57-59 (in German).
'Quartz-beta'
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ternes, B., (1995): Fundstellen im Südwesten Gran Canarias, Lapis 1/1995, 57-59
Richterite
Formula: {Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: H.U. Schmincke and M. Sumita : "Tephra Event Stratigraphy and Emplacement of Volcanoclastic Sediments, Mogan and Fataga Stratigraphic Intervals, Part II : Origin and Emplacement of Volcanoclastic Layers", LEG 157—SCIENTIFIC RESULTS (ISSN: 1096-7451), Gran Canaria and Madeira Abyssal Plain, Sites 950-956, http://www-odp.tamu.edu/publications/157_SR/Abstract/15.HTM
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Description: Middle and Upper Mogan Formation comenditic ignimbrite X (13.71 Ma). Inclusions in amphiboles.
Reference: V.R. Troll et al. , Contrib. Mineral. Petrol. , 2003, 145, PP. 730-741.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Description: Inclusions in amphiboles.
Reference: Proceedings of the Ocean Drilling Program, Scientific Results, Vol 157, Synthesis of Vicap Project Drilling, http://www-odp.tamu.edu/publications/157_SR/VOLUME/CHAP_27.PDF

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
var: Titaniferous Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Mogánite (TL)4.DA.20SiO2
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
var: Opal-AN4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Aegirine9.DA.25NaFe3+Si2O6
Aegirine-augite9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Anorthite ?9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Anorthoclase'9.FA.30(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
var: Titanian Augite9.DA.15(Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
Chevkinite-(Ce)9.BE.70(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Edenite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Enstatite9.DA.05Mg2Si2O6
Kaersutite9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Nepheline9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Richterite9.DE.20{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
''-
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Glass'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
'Quartz-beta'-SiO2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and/or >[4] coordination
Chevkinite-(Ce)56.2.8.1(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Aegirine65.1.3c.2NaFe3+Si2O6
Aegirine-augite65.1.3b.2(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1Mg2Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Edenite66.1.3a.10{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Kaersutite66.1.3a.18{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Richterite66.1.3b.9{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
'Anorthoclase'76.1.1.6(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
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Albite
var: Oligoclase
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Anorthite ?-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Augite
var: Titanian Augite
-(Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
'Glass'-
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Magnetite
var: Titaniferous Magnetite
-Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Mogánite (TL)-SiO2
Opal
var: Opal-AN
-SiO2 · nH2O
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
'Quartz-beta'-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
H Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O MogániteSiO2
O Chevkinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
O Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
O Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
O Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
O Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
O EnstatiteMg2Si2O6
O Augite (var: Titanian Augite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O Quartz-betaSiO2
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O QuartzSiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
NaSodium
Na Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Na Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Na Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Na Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Na Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Na Augite (var: Titanian Augite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
Na AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Chevkinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Mg Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Mg Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Mg EnstatiteMg2Si2O6
Mg Augite (var: Titanian Augite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
AlAluminium
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Al Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Al Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Al Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Al Augite (var: Titanian Augite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
SiSilicon
Si MogániteSiO2
Si Chevkinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
Si Opal (var: Opal-AN)SiO2 · nH2O
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
Si Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Si Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Si Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Si EnstatiteMg2Si2O6
Si Augite (var: Titanian Augite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
Si Quartz-betaSiO2
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K Anorthoclase(Na,K)AlSi3O8
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
CaCalcium
Ca Chevkinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Ca Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Ca Richterite{Na}{NaCa}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca Edenite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg5}(AlSi7O22)(OH)2
Ca Augite (var: Titanian Augite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
TiTitanium
Ti Chevkinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Ti Kaersutite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg3AlTi}(Al2Si6O22)O2
Ti Augite (var: Titanian Augite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
FeIron
Fe Chevkinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
Fe Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Augite (var: Titanian Augite)(Ca,Na)(Mg,Ti, Fe,Al,)(Si,Al)2O6
Fe AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
LaLanthanum
La Chevkinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
CeCerium
Ce Chevkinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8
ThThorium
Th Chevkinite-(Ce)(Ce,La,Ca,Th)4(Fe2+,Mg)(Fe2+,Ti,Fe3+)2(Ti,Fe3+)2(Si2O7)2O8

References

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Flörke, O. W., Jones, J. B., Schmincke, H.U. (1976) A new microcrystalline silica from Gran Canaria. Zeitschrift für Kristallographie: 143: 156-165.
Flörke, O. W., Flörke, U., Giese, U. (1984) Moganite, a new microcrystalline silica-mineral. Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Abhandlungen: 149: 325-336.
Barrera Morate, J.L., Gomez Sainz de Aja, J.A., Cueto Pascual, L.A. (1986) Mapa Geológico de España 1:50.000 - MAGNA 50, Hoja 1113 - Mogán. IGME. Madrid.
Götze, J., Nardala, L., Keeberg, R., Wenzel, M. (1998) Occurrence and distribution of “moganite” in agate/chalcedony: a combined micro-Raman, Rietveld, and cathodoluminescence study. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology: 133(1-2): 96-105.
Heaney, P.J., Post, J.E. (2001) Evidence for an I2/a to Imab phase transition in the silica polymorph moganite at ~570 K. American Mineralogist: 86: 1358-1366.

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