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Kimberley, Francis Baard District, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 28° South , 24° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~94km
Köppen climate type:BSh : Hot semi-arid (steppe) climate


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61 valid minerals. 7 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

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Afwillite (TL)
Formula: Ca3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
Reference: [Mineralogical Magazine(1925) 20, 277-285; Clark, 1993 - "Hey's Mineral Index, 3rd Edition"]
'Apatite'
Aphthitalite
Formula: (K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
'Apophyllite'
Arcanite
Formula: K2SO4
Armalcolite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Baddeleyite
Formula: ZrO2
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
'Basalt'
Bradleyite
Formula: Na3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
Bultfonteinite (TL)
Formula: Ca2(HSiO4)F · H2O
Reference: Parry J, Williams A F, Wright F E (1932) On bultfonteinite, a new fluorine-bearing hydrous calcium silicate from South Africa. Mineralogical Magazine 23, 145-162
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Calcite var: Glendonite
Formula: CaCO3
Celestine
Formula: SrSO4
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'
Corundum
Formula: Al2O3
Diamond
Formula: C
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Diamond
Formula: C
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Diamond var: Stewartite (of Sutton)
Formula: C
'commodity:Diamond'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
'commodity:Diamond'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Diopside var: Chromian Diopside
Formula: Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Eitelite
Formula: Na2Mg(CO3)2
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Fairchildite
Formula: K2Ca(CO3)2
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Fluorapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Freudenbergite
Formula: Na2(Ti,Fe)8O16
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Geikielite
Formula: MgTiO3
Reference: http://rruff.geo.arizona.edu/doclib/hom/geikielite.pdf.
Gregoryite
Formula: (Na2,K2,Ca)CO3
Halite
Formula: NaCl
'Harzburgite'
Hawthorneite (TL)
Formula: BaMgTi3Cr4Fe2+2Fe3+2O19
Reference: Amer.Min.(1989), 74, 668-675; Minerals of South Africa
Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)
Formula: KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
Reference: American Mineralogist, Volume 63, pages 196-202, 1978
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Ilmenite var: Magnesian Chromian Ilmenite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg)(Ti,Cr)O3
Ilmenite var: Picroilmenite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
Kalsilite
Formula: KAlSiO4
'Kimberlite'
Kinoshitalite
Formula: (Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Kogarkoite
Formula: Na3(SO4)F
Lindsleyite (TL)
Formula: (Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ca)(Fe,Mg)2(Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Reference: J.W. Anthony, R.A. Bideaux, K.W. Bladh, M.C. Nichols: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. III (1997)
Magnesioferrite
Formula: MgFe3+2O4
Magnesite
Formula: MgCO3
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Mathiasite (TL)
Formula: (K, Ba, Sr)(Zr, Fe)(Mg,Fe)2 (Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Reference: S.E. Haggerty, J.R. Smyth, A.J. Erlank, R.S. Rickard, R.V. Danchin: Amer. Mineral. 68:494-505 (1983)
'Monazite'
Monticellite
Formula: CaMgSiO4
Mountainite (TL)
Formula: KNa2Ca2[Si8O19(OH)] · 6H2O
Reference: Gard J A, Taylor H F W, Chalmers R A (1957) An investigation of two new minerals: rhodesite and mountainite. Mineralogical Magazine 31, 611-623
Nahcolite
Formula: NaHCO3
Natrite
Formula: Na2CO3
Natrolite
Formula: Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Nyerereite
Formula: Na2Ca(CO3)2
Omphacite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy (http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/omphacite.pdf)
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'
Pectolite
Formula: NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Potassic-richterite
Formula: {K}{CaNa}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2
Priderite
Formula: K(Ti4+7Fe3+)O16
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrope
Formula: Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Quartz var: Carnelian
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Rhodesite (TL)
Formula: KHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Reference: Mountain E D (1957) Rhodesite, a new mineral from the Bultfontein mine, Kimberley. Mineralogical Magazine 31, 607-610; Minerals of South Africa
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Rutile var: Niobian Chromian Rutile
Formula: (Ti,Nb,Cr)O2
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Shortite
Formula: Na2Ca2(CO3)3
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Spinel var: Pleonaste
Formula: (Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Sylvite
Formula: KCl
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Ulvöspinel
Formula: TiFe2O4
'UM1975-09-O:BaCrFeMgTiV'
Formula: (Fe,Mg,Ba,Ca)3Cr3VTi7O23 or (Ba,Ca)(Fe5Mg3)(Cr7V4Ti20)O66 ?
Witherite
Formula: BaCO3
Zemkorite
Formula: Na2Ca(CO3)2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Diamond1.CB.10aC
var: Stewartite (of Sutton)1.CB.10aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Halite3.AA.20NaCl
Sylvite3.AA.20KCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Armalcolite'4.CB.15(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
'Baddeleyite'4.DE.35ZrO2
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Corundum4.CB.05Al2O3
Freudenbergite4.CC.10Na2(Ti,Fe)8O16
Geikielite4.CB.05MgTiO3
Hawthorneite (TL)4.CC.45BaMgTi3Cr4Fe2+2Fe3+2O19
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
var: Magnesian Chromian Ilmenite4.CB.05(Fe2+,Mg)(Ti,Cr)O3
var: Picroilmenite4.CB.05(Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
Lindsleyite (TL)4.CC.40(Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ca)(Fe,Mg)2(Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Magnesioferrite4.BB.05MgFe3+2O4
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Mathiasite (TL)4.CC.40(K, Ba, Sr)(Zr, Fe)(Mg,Fe)2 (Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Perovskite4.CC.30CaTiO3
Priderite4.DK.05bK(Ti4+7Fe3+)O16
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Carnelian4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
var: Niobian Chromian Rutile4.DB.05(Ti,Nb,Cr)O2
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
var: Pleonaste4.BB.05(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Ulvöspinel4.BB.05TiFe2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Bradleyite'5.BF.10Na3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Glendonite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Eitelite5.AC.05Na2Mg(CO3)2
Fairchildite5.AC.20K2Ca(CO3)2
Gregoryite5.AA.10(Na2,K2,Ca)CO3
Magnesite5.AB.05MgCO3
Nahcolite5.AA.15NaHCO3
Natrite5.AA.10Na2CO3
Nyerereite5.AC.10Na2Ca(CO3)2
Shortite5.AC.25Na2Ca2(CO3)3
Witherite5.AB.15BaCO3
Zemkorite5.AC.10Na2Ca(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Aphthitalite'7.AC.35(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
'Arcanite'7.AD.05K2SO4
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
Celestine7.AD.35SrSO4
Kogarkoite7.BD.15Na3(SO4)F
Group 9 - Silicates
'Afwillite' (TL)9.AG.75Ca3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
'Bultfonteinite' (TL)9.AG.80Ca2(HSiO4)F · H2O
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
var: Chromian Diopside9.DA.15Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Fluorapophyllite-(K)9.EA.15KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)9.EA.15KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
Kalsilite9.FA.05KAlSiO4
Kinoshitalite9.EC.35(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Monticellite9.AC.10CaMgSiO4
Mountainite (TL)9.GG.10KNa2Ca2[Si8O19(OH)] · 6H2O
Natrolite9.GA.05Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Omphacite9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Pectolite9.DG.05NaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Potassic-richterite9.DE.20{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2
Pyrope9.AD.25Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
Rhodesite (TL)9.EB.05KHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Apophyllite'-
'Basalt'-
Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)-
Clinopyroxene Subgroup-
Fayalite-Forsterite Series-
Garnet Group-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Harzburgite-
Hypersthene-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Kimberlite-
Monazite-
Orthopyroxene Subgroup-
Serpentine Subgroup-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
UM1975-09-O:BaCrFeMgTiV-(Fe,Mg,Ba,Ca)3Cr3VTi7O23 or (Ba,Ca)(Fe5Mg3)(Cr7V4Ti20)O66 ?

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Diamond1.3.6.1C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Corundum4.3.1.1Al2O3
Geikielite4.3.5.2MgTiO3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Perovskite4.3.3.1CaTiO3
AX2
Baddeleyite4.4.14.1ZrO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnesioferrite7.2.2.1MgFe3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Ulvöspinel7.2.5.2TiFe2O4
AB12X19
Hawthorneite (TL)7.4.1.3BaMgTi3Cr4Fe2+2Fe3+2O19
AB2X5
Armalcolite7.7.1.2(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
AB8X16
Freudenbergite7.9.3.1Na2(Ti,Fe)8O16
Priderite7.9.4.1K(Ti4+7Fe3+)O16
Group 8 - MULTIPLE OXIDES CONTAINING NIOBIUM,TANTALUM OR TITANIUM
AB21O38
Lindsleyite (TL)8.5.1.8(Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ca)(Fe,Mg)2(Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Mathiasite (TL)8.5.1.7(K, Ba, Sr)(Zr, Fe)(Mg,Fe)2 (Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX
Halite9.1.1.1NaCl
Sylvite9.1.1.2KCl
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 13 - ACID CARBONATES
Miscellaneous
Nahcolite13.1.1.1NaHCO3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Gregoryite14.1.2.2(Na2,K2,Ca)CO3
Magnesite14.1.1.2MgCO3
Witherite14.1.3.2BaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
A2B(XO3)2
Eitelite14.3.2.1Na2Mg(CO3)2
Fairchildite14.3.3.1K2Ca(CO3)2
Nyerereite14.3.4.1Na2Ca(CO3)2
Zemkorite14.3.3.2Na2Ca(CO3)2
Miscellaneous
Shortite14.4.1.1Na2Ca2(CO3)3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
A2XO4
Aphthitalite28.2.2.1(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Arcanite28.2.1.2K2SO4
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Celestine28.3.1.2SrSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Kogarkoite30.1.6.1Na3(SO4)F
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Anhydrous Normal Compound Phosphates, etc·
Bradleyite43.2.1.1Na3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Monticellite51.3.2.1CaMgSiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Pyrope51.4.3a.1Mg3Al2(SiO4)3
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
Afwillite (TL)52.4.7.1Ca3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
Bultfonteinite (TL)52.4.7.2Ca2(HSiO4)F · H2O
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Omphacite65.1.3b.1(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Pectolite65.2.1.4aNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Kinoshitalite71.2.2c.5(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 3-, 4-, or 5-membered rings and 8-membered rings
Fluorapophyllite-(K)72.3.1.1KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with corrugated and complex layers
Rhodesite (TL)72.5.1.1KHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
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 Feldspathoids and related species
Kalsilite76.2.1.1KAlSiO4
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Natrolite77.1.5.1Na2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Zeolite group - related species
Mountainite (TL)77.2.3.1KNa2Ca2[Si8O19(OH)] · 6H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Apophyllite'-
'Basalt'-
Calcite
var: Glendonite
-CaCO3
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
'Clinopyroxene Subgroup'-
Diamond
var: Stewartite (of Sutton)
-C
Diopside
var: Chromian Diopside
-Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Harzburgite'-
Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)-KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Ilmenite
var: Magnesian Chromian Ilmenite
-(Fe2+,Mg)(Ti,Cr)O3
var: Picroilmenite-(Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
'Kimberlite'-
'Monazite'-
Natrite-Na2CO3
'Orthopyroxene Subgroup'-
Potassic-richterite-{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2
Quartz
var: Carnelian
-SiO2
var: Chalcedony-SiO2
Rutile
var: Niobian Chromian Rutile
-(Ti,Nb,Cr)O2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Spinel
var: Pleonaste
-(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
'UM1975-09-O:BaCrFeMgTiV'-(Fe,Mg,Ba,Ca)3Cr3VTi7O23 or (Ba,Ca)(Fe5Mg3)(Cr7V4Ti20)O66 ?

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AfwilliteCa3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
H BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
H Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
H Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
H Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
H MountainiteKNa2Ca2[Si8O19(OH)] · 6H2O
H NahcoliteNaHCO3
H NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
H PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Potassic-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2
H RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CCarbon
C BradleyiteNa3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
C CalciteCaCO3
C DiamondC
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C EiteliteNa2Mg(CO3)2
C FairchilditeK2Ca(CO3)2
C Calcite (var: Glendonite)CaCO3
C Gregoryite(Na2,K2,Ca)CO3
C MagnesiteMgCO3
C NahcoliteNaHCO3
C NatriteNa2CO3
C NyerereiteNa2Ca(CO3)2
C ShortiteNa2Ca2(CO3)3
C Diamond (var: Stewartite (of Sutton))C
C WitheriteBaCO3
C ZemkoriteNa2Ca(CO3)2
OOxygen
O AfwilliteCa3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
O Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
O ArcaniteK2SO4
O Armalcolite(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
O BaddeleyiteZrO2
O BaryteBaSO4
O BradleyiteNa3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
O BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
O CalciteCaCO3
O CelestineSrSO4
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O Diopside (var: Chromian Diopside)Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O CorundumAl2O3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O EiteliteNa2Mg(CO3)2
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O FairchilditeK2Ca(CO3)2
O Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
O FreudenbergiteNa2(Ti,Fe)8O16
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O GeikieliteMgTiO3
O Calcite (var: Glendonite)CaCO3
O Gregoryite(Na2,K2,Ca)CO3
O HawthorneiteBaMgTi3Cr4Fe22+Fe23+O19
O Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O KalsiliteKAlSiO4
O Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
O KogarkoiteNa3(SO4)F
O Lindsleyite(Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ca)(Fe,Mg)2(Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
O Ilmenite (var: Magnesian Chromian Ilmenite)(Fe2+,Mg)(Ti,Cr)O3
O MagnesioferriteMgFe23+O4
O MagnesiteMgCO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Mathiasite(K, Ba, Sr)(Zr, Fe)(Mg,Fe)2 (Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
O MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
O MountainiteKNa2Ca2[Si8O19(OH)] · 6H2O
O NahcoliteNaHCO3
O NatriteNa2CO3
O NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
O Rutile (var: Niobian Chromian Rutile)(Ti,Nb,Cr)O2
O NyerereiteNa2Ca(CO3)2
O Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
O PerovskiteCaTiO3
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Ilmenite (var: Picroilmenite)(Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
O Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
O Potassic-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2
O PrideriteK(Ti74+Fe3+)O16
O PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
O RutileTiO2
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O ShortiteNa2Ca2(CO3)3
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
O UM1975-09-O:BaCrFeMgTiV(Fe,Mg,Ba,Ca)3Cr3VTi7O23 or (Ba,Ca)(Fe5Mg3)(Cr7V4Ti20)O66 ?
O WitheriteBaCO3
O ZemkoriteNa2Ca(CO3)2
FFluorine
F BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
F Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
F FluoriteCaF2
F Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
F KogarkoiteNa3(SO4)F
NaSodium
Na Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
Na BradleyiteNa3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
Na EiteliteNa2Mg(CO3)2
Na FreudenbergiteNa2(Ti,Fe)8O16
Na Gregoryite(Na2,K2,Ca)CO3
Na HaliteNaCl
Na KogarkoiteNa3(SO4)F
Na MountainiteKNa2Ca2[Si8O19(OH)] · 6H2O
Na NahcoliteNaHCO3
Na NatriteNa2CO3
Na NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Na NyerereiteNa2Ca(CO3)2
Na Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Na PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Na Potassic-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2
Na ShortiteNa2Ca2(CO3)3
Na ZemkoriteNa2Ca(CO3)2
MgMagnesium
Mg Armalcolite(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Mg BradleyiteNa3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
Mg Diopside (var: Chromian Diopside)Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg EiteliteNa2Mg(CO3)2
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg GeikieliteMgTiO3
Mg HawthorneiteBaMgTi3Cr4Fe22+Fe23+O19
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Mg Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Mg Lindsleyite(Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ca)(Fe,Mg)2(Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Mg Ilmenite (var: Magnesian Chromian Ilmenite)(Fe2+,Mg)(Ti,Cr)O3
Mg MagnesioferriteMgFe23+O4
Mg MagnesiteMgCO3
Mg Mathiasite(K, Ba, Sr)(Zr, Fe)(Mg,Fe)2 (Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Mg MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Mg Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Ilmenite (var: Picroilmenite)(Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
Mg Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Mg Potassic-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2
Mg PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg UM1975-09-O:BaCrFeMgTiV(Fe,Mg,Ba,Ca)3Cr3VTi7O23 or (Ba,Ca)(Fe5Mg3)(Cr7V4Ti20)O66 ?
AlAluminium
Al CorundumAl2O3
Al KalsiliteKAlSiO4
Al Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Al NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Al Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Al PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si AfwilliteCa3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
Si BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si Diopside (var: Chromian Diopside)Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Si KalsiliteKAlSiO4
Si Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Si MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Si MountainiteKNa2Ca2[Si8O19(OH)] · 6H2O
Si NatroliteNa2Al2Si3O10 · 2H2O
Si Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Si PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Potassic-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2
Si PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
PPhosphorus
P BradleyiteNa3Mg(CO3)(PO4)
SSulfur
S Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
S ArcaniteK2SO4
S BaryteBaSO4
S CelestineSrSO4
S KogarkoiteNa3(SO4)F
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
ClChlorine
Cl HaliteNaCl
Cl SylviteKCl
KPotassium
K Aphthitalite(K,Na)3Na(SO4)2
K ArcaniteK2SO4
K FairchilditeK2Ca(CO3)2
K Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
K Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
K KalsiliteKAlSiO4
K Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
K Mathiasite(K, Ba, Sr)(Zr, Fe)(Mg,Fe)2 (Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
K MountainiteKNa2Ca2[Si8O19(OH)] · 6H2O
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Potassic-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2
K PrideriteK(Ti74+Fe3+)O16
K RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
K SylviteKCl
CaCalcium
Ca AfwilliteCa3(HSiO4)2 · 2H2O
Ca BultfonteiniteCa2(HSiO4)F · H2O
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Diopside (var: Chromian Diopside)Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FairchilditeK2Ca(CO3)2
Ca Fluorapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(F,OH) · 8H2O
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Calcite (var: Glendonite)CaCO3
Ca Hydroxyapophyllite-(K)KCa4(Si8O20)(OH,F) · 8H2O
Ca Lindsleyite(Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ca)(Fe,Mg)2(Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Ca Mathiasite(K, Ba, Sr)(Zr, Fe)(Mg,Fe)2 (Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Ca MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Ca MountainiteKNa2Ca2[Si8O19(OH)] · 6H2O
Ca NyerereiteNa2Ca(CO3)2
Ca Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Ca PectoliteNaCa2Si3O8(OH)
Ca PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ca Potassic-richterite{K}{CaNa}{Mg5}Si8O22(OH)2
Ca RhodesiteKHCa2Si8O19 · 5H2O
Ca ShortiteNa2Ca2(CO3)3
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ca UM1975-09-O:BaCrFeMgTiV(Fe,Mg,Ba,Ca)3Cr3VTi7O23 or (Ba,Ca)(Fe5Mg3)(Cr7V4Ti20)O66 ?
Ca ZemkoriteNa2Ca(CO3)2
TiTitanium
Ti Armalcolite(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Ti FreudenbergiteNa2(Ti,Fe)8O16
Ti GeikieliteMgTiO3
Ti HawthorneiteBaMgTi3Cr4Fe22+Fe23+O19
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti Lindsleyite(Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ca)(Fe,Mg)2(Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Ti Ilmenite (var: Magnesian Chromian Ilmenite)(Fe2+,Mg)(Ti,Cr)O3
Ti Mathiasite(K, Ba, Sr)(Zr, Fe)(Mg,Fe)2 (Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Ti Rutile (var: Niobian Chromian Rutile)(Ti,Nb,Cr)O2
Ti PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ti Ilmenite (var: Picroilmenite)(Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
Ti PrideriteK(Ti74+Fe3+)O16
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Ti UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
Ti UM1975-09-O:BaCrFeMgTiV(Fe,Mg,Ba,Ca)3Cr3VTi7O23 or (Ba,Ca)(Fe5Mg3)(Cr7V4Ti20)O66 ?
VVanadium
V UM1975-09-O:BaCrFeMgTiV(Fe,Mg,Ba,Ca)3Cr3VTi7O23 or (Ba,Ca)(Fe5Mg3)(Cr7V4Ti20)O66 ?
CrChromium
Cr Diopside (var: Chromian Diopside)Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr HawthorneiteBaMgTi3Cr4Fe22+Fe23+O19
Cr Lindsleyite(Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ca)(Fe,Mg)2(Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Cr Ilmenite (var: Magnesian Chromian Ilmenite)(Fe2+,Mg)(Ti,Cr)O3
Cr Mathiasite(K, Ba, Sr)(Zr, Fe)(Mg,Fe)2 (Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Cr Rutile (var: Niobian Chromian Rutile)(Ti,Nb,Cr)O2
Cr UM1975-09-O:BaCrFeMgTiV(Fe,Mg,Ba,Ca)3Cr3VTi7O23 or (Ba,Ca)(Fe5Mg3)(Cr7V4Ti20)O66 ?
MnManganese
Mn Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe Armalcolite(Mg,Fe2+)Ti2O5
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe FreudenbergiteNa2(Ti,Fe)8O16
Fe HawthorneiteBaMgTi3Cr4Fe22+Fe23+O19
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Lindsleyite(Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ca)(Fe,Mg)2(Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Fe Ilmenite (var: Magnesian Chromian Ilmenite)(Fe2+,Mg)(Ti,Cr)O3
Fe MagnesioferriteMgFe23+O4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Mathiasite(K, Ba, Sr)(Zr, Fe)(Mg,Fe)2 (Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Fe Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe Ilmenite (var: Picroilmenite)(Fe2+,Mg)TiO3
Fe Spinel (var: Pleonaste)(Mg,Fe)Al2O4
Fe PrideriteK(Ti74+Fe3+)O16
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
Fe UM1975-09-O:BaCrFeMgTiV(Fe,Mg,Ba,Ca)3Cr3VTi7O23 or (Ba,Ca)(Fe5Mg3)(Cr7V4Ti20)O66 ?
NiNickel
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
SrStrontium
Sr CelestineSrSO4
Sr Lindsleyite(Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ca)(Fe,Mg)2(Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
ZrZirconium
Zr BaddeleyiteZrO2
Zr Lindsleyite(Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ca)(Fe,Mg)2(Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Zr Mathiasite(K, Ba, Sr)(Zr, Fe)(Mg,Fe)2 (Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
NbNiobium
Nb Rutile (var: Niobian Chromian Rutile)(Ti,Nb,Cr)O2
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba HawthorneiteBaMgTi3Cr4Fe22+Fe23+O19
Ba Kinoshitalite(Ba,K)(Mg,Mn2+,Al)3(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Ba Lindsleyite(Ba,Sr)(Zr,Ca)(Fe,Mg)2(Ti,Cr,Fe)18O38
Ba UM1975-09-O:BaCrFeMgTiV(Fe,Mg,Ba,Ca)3Cr3VTi7O23 or (Ba,Ca)(Fe5Mg3)(Cr7V4Ti20)O66 ?
Ba WitheriteBaCO3

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