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Subramanya (Subrahmanya; Subramanium), Dakshina Kannada District, Karnataka, Indiai
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Subramanya (Subrahmanya; Subramanium)- not defined -
Dakshina Kannada DistrictDistrict
KarnatakaState
IndiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
12° North , 75° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~58km
Köppen climate type:


There are many localities around in the area around the famous Hindu Temple of Subramanium. This ruby often with dots of hematite is branded as Subramanium in the Ruby trade circles in India. The locality is also sometimes called the Red Hills.
[Fashi Makki 2014}

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: specimen in the collection of Rock Currier
Corundum var: Ruby
Formula: Al2O3
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: specimen in the collection of Rock Currier

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
var: Ruby4.CB.05Al2O3
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Corundum
var: Ruby
-Al2O3

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Corundum (var: Ruby)Al2O3
O HematiteFe2O3
O CorundumAl2O3
AlAluminium
Al Corundum (var: Ruby)Al2O3
Al CorundumAl2O3
FeIron
Fe HematiteFe2O3

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J. E. Shigley et al.(2010): Gem Localities of the 2000s,Gems & Gemology pp. 188–216.

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