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Hongquizhen Quarry, Meigu Co., Liangshan, Sichuan, Chinai
Regional Level Types
Hongquizhen QuarryQuarry
Meigu Co.County
LiangshanPrefecture
SichuanProvince
ChinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
28° North , 103° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~47km
Locality type:


A small quarry in a hillside, worked by local farmers.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Babingtonite
Formula: Ca2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
Reference: Rock Currier specimens (Jewel Tunnel Imports); Safaa Yu specimen.
Chrysocolla
Formula: Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Reference: Rob Lavinsky specimen
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Rock Currier specimens (Jewel Tunnel Imports)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Prehnite
Formula: Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: Safaa Yu collection; Rock Currier specimens (Jewel Tunnel Imports)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Rock Currier specimens (Jewel Tunnel Imports)
Quartz var: Amethyst
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Jordi Fabre

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Amethyst4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 9 - Silicates
Babingtonite9.DK.05Ca2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
Chrysocolla9.ED.20Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Prehnite9.DP.20Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Babingtonite65.4.1.2Ca2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with 4-membered rings
Prehnite72.1.3.1Ca2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Group 74 - PHYLLOSILICATES Modulated Layers
Modulated Layers with joined strips
Chrysocolla74.3.2.1Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Amethyst-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
H PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
H BabingtoniteCa2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
O ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
O PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
O BabingtoniteCa2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Al PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Quartz (var: Amethyst)SiO2
Si ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O
Si PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Si BabingtoniteCa2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
CaCalcium
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca PrehniteCa2Al2Si3O10(OH)2
Ca BabingtoniteCa2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
MnManganese
Mn BabingtoniteCa2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe BabingtoniteCa2(Fe,Mn)FeSi5O14(OH)
CuCopper
Cu ChrysocollaCu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4 · nH2O

Other Regions, Features and Areas containg this locality

AsiaContinent
China
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate

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