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Appingedam, Zaaiplaats tin field, Mokopane (Potgietersrus), Mogalakwena, Waterberg District, Limpopo, South Africai
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Appingedam- not defined -
Zaaiplaats tin field- not defined -
Mokopane (Potgietersrus)- not defined -
Mogalakwena- not defined -
Waterberg DistrictDistrict
LimpopoProvince
South AfricaCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 24° 3' South , 28° 45' East (est.)
Margin of Error:~0km
Köppen climate type:BSh : Hot semi-arid (steppe) climate


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Transvaal, South Africa

Province (Former) - 838 mineral species & varietal names listed

Bushveld Complex, South Africa

Complex - 527 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Bastnäsite-(Ce)
Formula: Ce(CO3)F
Description: Yellow waxy crystals associated with: arsenopyrite, calcite, cassiterite, fluorite, molybdenite, and tourmaline.
Reference: Cairncross, B. and Dixon, R., (1995) Minerals of South Africa. The Geological Society of South Africa: pg 187;
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Minerals of South Africa
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Bruce Cairncross photo ID 735898
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Description: Associated with molybdenite and muscovite see photo http://www.mindat.org/photo-735898.html
Reference: Bruce Cairncross photo ID 735898
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Minerals of South Africa

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Molybdenite'2.EA.30MoS2
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Bastnäsite-(Ce)'5.BD.20aCe(CO3)F
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bastnäsite-(Ce)16a.1.1.1Ce(CO3)F
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
O CalciteCaCO3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
FFluorine
F Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F
F FluoriteCaF2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S MolybdeniteMoS2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
CeCerium
Ce Bastnäsite-(Ce)Ce(CO3)F

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