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Eastern Coast, Sámos Island, Sámos Prefecture, Aegean Islands Department (Aiyaíon), Greece

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 37° North , 26° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~30km
Locality type:Coast
Köppen climate type:Csa : Hot-summer Mediterranean climate


Diaspore-bearing metabauxites (diasporites).

See also Mikri Lakka locality.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: American Mineralogist (2003) 88, 789-805
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb4/pg1/people/feenstraabstracts/feen-abs4.html
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Reference: http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb4/pg1/people/feenstraabstracts/feen-abs4.html
Cookeite
Formula: (Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: American Mineralogist (2003) 88, 789-805
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: American Mineralogist (2003) 88, 789-805
Gahnite
Formula: ZnAl2O4
Reference: American Mineralogist (2003) 88, 789-805
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb4/pg1/people/feenstraabstracts/feen-abs4.html
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: American Mineralogist (2003) 88, 789-805
Margarite
Formula: CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Reference: http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb4/pg1/people/feenstraabstracts/feen-abs4.html
Paragonite
Formula: NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb4/pg1/people/feenstraabstracts/feen-abs4.html
Pyrophyllite
Formula: Al2Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: American Mineralogist (2003) 88, 789-805
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb4/pg1/people/feenstraabstracts/feen-abs4.html
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb4/pg1/people/feenstraabstracts/feen-abs4.html
Zincohögbomite-2N2S
Formula: [(Zn,Al,Fe2+)3(Al,Fe3+,Ti)8O15(OH)]2
Reference: http://www.gfz-potsdam.de/pb4/pg1/people/feenstraabstracts/feen-abs4.html
Zincostaurolite
Formula: Zn2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: American Mineralogist (2003) 88, 789-805

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Diaspore'4.FD.10AlO(OH)
'Gahnite'4.BB.05ZnAl2O4
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
'Rutile'4.DB.05TiO2
'Zincohögbomite-2N2S'4.CB.20[(Zn,Al,Fe2+)3(Al,Fe3+,Ti)8O15(OH)]2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Chloritoid'9.AF.85(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
'Cookeite'9.EC.55(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
'Kaolinite'9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Margarite'9.EC.30CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
'Paragonite'9.EC.15NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Pyrophyllite'9.EC.10Al2Si4O10(OH)2
'Zincostaurolite'9.AF.30Zn2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

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)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Gahnite7.2.1.4ZnAl2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
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 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Margarite71.2.2c.1CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(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
Cookeite71.4.1.2(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Zincohögbomite-2N2S-[(Zn,Al,Fe2+)3(Al,Fe3+,Ti)8O15(OH)]2
Zincostaurolite-Zn2Al9Si4O23(OH)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
H Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H DiasporeAlO(OH)
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
H ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
H Zincohögbomite-2N2S[(Zn,Al,Fe2+)3(Al,Fe3+,Ti)8O15(OH)]2
H ZincostauroliteZn2Al9Si4O23(OH)
LiLithium
Li Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
O Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O DiasporeAlO(OH)
O GahniteZnAl2O4
O HematiteFe2O3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
O ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
O RutileTiO2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Zincohögbomite-2N2S[(Zn,Al,Fe2+)3(Al,Fe3+,Ti)8O15(OH)]2
O ZincostauroliteZn2Al9Si4O23(OH)
NaSodium
Na ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Al Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al DiasporeAlO(OH)
Al GahniteZnAl2O4
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Al ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Al Zincohögbomite-2N2S[(Zn,Al,Fe2+)3(Al,Fe3+,Ti)8O15(OH)]2
Al ZincostauroliteZn2Al9Si4O23(OH)
SiSilicon
Si Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Si Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Si ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PyrophylliteAl2Si4O10(OH)2
Si ZincostauroliteZn2Al9Si4O23(OH)
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti Zincohögbomite-2N2S[(Zn,Al,Fe2+)3(Al,Fe3+,Ti)8O15(OH)]2
FeIron
Fe Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Zincohögbomite-2N2S[(Zn,Al,Fe2+)3(Al,Fe3+,Ti)8O15(OH)]2
ZnZinc
Zn GahniteZnAl2O4
Zn Zincohögbomite-2N2S[(Zn,Al,Fe2+)3(Al,Fe3+,Ti)8O15(OH)]2
Zn ZincostauroliteZn2Al9Si4O23(OH)

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