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Birkhin gabbro massif (Ozernovskii), Narin-Kunta, Irkutsk Oblast, Russiai
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Birkhin gabbro massif (Ozernovskii)Massif
Narin-Kunta- not defined -
Irkutsk OblastOblast
RussiaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):Бирхин (Озерновский) массив
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 52° 42' North , 106° 30' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 52.70000,106.50000
GeoHash:G#: y37ez3wzv
Locality type:Massif
Köppen climate type:Dwc : Monsoon-influenced subarctic climate


Partly altered high-temperature skarns; skarned carbonate-silicate xenoliths within gabbroid rocks.

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Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
Soviet Union (1922-1991)Country (Former)
Siberian Federal District, RussiaDistrict

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21 valid minerals. 2 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Andradite-Grossular Series'
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Bredigite
Formula: Ca7Mg(SiO4)4
Calcio-olivine
Formula: Ca2SiO4
Clinozoisite
Formula: {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Clintonite
Formula: Ca(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Dellaite
Formula: Ca6Si3O11(OH)2
Galuskinite (TL)
Formula: Ca7(SiO4)3(CO3)
Type Locality:
Gehlenite
Formula: Ca2Al(AlSiO7)
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'
Kilchoanite
Formula: Ca6(SiO4)(Si3O10)
Larnite
Formula: Ca2SiO4
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Margarite
Formula: CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Merwinite
Formula: Ca3Mg(SiO4)2
Monticellite
Formula: CaMgSiO4
Pavlovskyite (TL)
Formula: Ca8(SiO4)2(Si3O10)
Type Locality:
Perovskite
Formula: CaTiO3
Potassic-ferro-sadanagaite
Formula: {K}{Ca2}{Fe2+3Al2}(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Spurrite
Formula: Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Vesuvianite
Formula: (Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Perovskite4.CC.30CaTiO3
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Bredigite9.AD.20Ca7Mg(SiO4)4
Calcio-olivine9.AD.10Ca2SiO4
Clinozoisite9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Clintonite9.EC.35Ca(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Dellaite9.BG.45Ca6Si3O11(OH)2
Gehlenite9.BB.10Ca2Al(AlSiO7)
Kilchoanite9.BJ.45Ca6(SiO4)(Si3O10)
Larnite9.AD.05Ca2SiO4
Margarite9.EC.30CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Merwinite9.AD.15Ca3Mg(SiO4)2
Monticellite9.AC.10CaMgSiO4
Potassic-ferro-sadanagaite9.DE.15{K}{Ca2}{Fe2+3Al2}(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2
Spurrite9.AH.15Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Vesuvianite9.BG.35(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Andradite-Grossular Series'-
Galuskinite (TL)-Ca7(SiO4)3(CO3)
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'-
Pavlovskyite (TL)-Ca8(SiO4)2(Si3O10)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Perovskite4.3.3.1CaTiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
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
Bredigite51.4.1.1Ca7Mg(SiO4)4
Merwinite51.4.2.1Ca3Mg(SiO4)2
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Larnite51.5.1.1Ca2SiO4
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (CO3)
Spurrite53.1.1.1Ca5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Group 55 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups,Generally with no Additional Anions
Si2O7 Groups, Generally with No Additional Anions with cations in [8] and lower coordination
Gehlenite55.4.1.2Ca2Al(AlSiO7)
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)
Clinozoisite58.2.1a.4{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Dellaite58.2.15. Ca6Si3O11(OH)2
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with insular single and triple groups (n=1, 3)
Kilchoanite58.3.2.1Ca6(SiO4)(Si3O10)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Clintonite71.2.2c.2Ca(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Margarite71.2.2c.1CaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Andradite-Grossular Series'-
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Calcio-olivine-Ca2SiO4
Galuskinite (TL)-Ca7(SiO4)3(CO3)
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'-
Pavlovskyite (TL)-Ca8(SiO4)2(Si3O10)
Potassic-ferro-sadanagaite-{K}{Ca2}{Fe2+3Al2}(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
H MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
H Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Potassic-ferro-sadanagaite{K}{Ca2}{Fe32+Al2}(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2
H DellaiteCa6Si3O11(OH)2
H ClintoniteCa(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
BBoron
B Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
CCarbon
C GaluskiniteCa7(SiO4)3(CO3)
C SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
OOxygen
O PavlovskyiteCa8(SiO4)2(Si3O10)
O GaluskiniteCa7(SiO4)3(CO3)
O SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
O GehleniteCa2Al(AlSiO7)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MerwiniteCa3Mg(SiO4)2
O KilchoaniteCa6(SiO4)(Si3O10)
O Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
O Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Potassic-ferro-sadanagaite{K}{Ca2}{Fe32+Al2}(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2
O DellaiteCa6Si3O11(OH)2
O LarniteCa2SiO4
O BredigiteCa7Mg(SiO4)4
O Calcio-olivineCa2SiO4
O PerovskiteCaTiO3
O MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
O ClintoniteCa(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
FFluorine
F Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
NaSodium
Na Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
MgMagnesium
Mg MerwiniteCa3Mg(SiO4)2
Mg Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg BredigiteCa7Mg(SiO4)4
Mg MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Mg ClintoniteCa(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al GehleniteCa2Al(AlSiO7)
Al Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Al Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Potassic-ferro-sadanagaite{K}{Ca2}{Fe32+Al2}(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2
Al ClintoniteCa(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si PavlovskyiteCa8(SiO4)2(Si3O10)
Si GaluskiniteCa7(SiO4)3(CO3)
Si SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Si GehleniteCa2Al(AlSiO7)
Si MerwiniteCa3Mg(SiO4)2
Si KilchoaniteCa6(SiO4)(Si3O10)
Si Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Si Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Potassic-ferro-sadanagaite{K}{Ca2}{Fe32+Al2}(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2
Si DellaiteCa6Si3O11(OH)2
Si LarniteCa2SiO4
Si BredigiteCa7Mg(SiO4)4
Si Calcio-olivineCa2SiO4
Si MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Si ClintoniteCa(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
KPotassium
K Potassic-ferro-sadanagaite{K}{Ca2}{Fe32+Al2}(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca PavlovskyiteCa8(SiO4)2(Si3O10)
Ca GaluskiniteCa7(SiO4)3(CO3)
Ca SpurriteCa5(SiO4)2(CO3)
Ca GehleniteCa2Al(AlSiO7)
Ca MerwiniteCa3Mg(SiO4)2
Ca KilchoaniteCa6(SiO4)(Si3O10)
Ca Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca MargariteCaAl2(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
Ca Clinozoisite{Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Potassic-ferro-sadanagaite{K}{Ca2}{Fe32+Al2}(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2
Ca DellaiteCa6Si3O11(OH)2
Ca LarniteCa2SiO4
Ca BredigiteCa7Mg(SiO4)4
Ca Calcio-olivineCa2SiO4
Ca PerovskiteCaTiO3
Ca MonticelliteCaMgSiO4
Ca ClintoniteCa(Mg,Al)3(Al3SiO10)(OH)2
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
TiTitanium
Ti PerovskiteCaTiO3
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Fe Potassic-ferro-sadanagaite{K}{Ca2}{Fe32+Al2}(Al3Si5O22)(OH)2
BaBarium
Ba BredigiteCa7Mg(SiO4)4

References

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Savel'eva V.B., Uschapovskaya Z.F., Nartova N.V. (1992) On kilchoanite rock from Priolkhonie (Western Pribaikalie), // Zapiski VMO, v.121, N3, pp. 111-117 (in Rus.)
Savel'eva V.B.,, Korikovskii S.P. (1998) Sadanagaite in biotite-corundum-margarite-spinel-anorthite crystalline shists of Western Pribaikalie, // Doklady AN, v.360, N1, pp.85-87 (in Rus.)
Armbruster, T., Lazic, B., Gfeller, F., Galuskin, E.V., Galuskina, I.O., Savelyeva, V.B., Zadov, A.E., Pertsev, N.N., Dzierżanowski, P. (2011): Chlorine content and crystal chemistry of dellaite from the Birkhin gabbro massif, Eastern Siberia, Russia. Mineralogical Magazine, 75, 379-394.
Galuskin, E.V., Gfeller, F., Savelyeva, V.B., Armbruster, T., Lazic, B., Galuskina, I.O., Többens, D.M., Zadov, A.E., Dzierżanowski, P., Pertsev, N.N., M. Gazeev, V.M. (2012): Pavlovskyite Ca8(SiO4)2(Si3O10) - a new mineral of altered silicate-carbonate xenoliths from the two Russian type localities: Birkhin massif, Baikal Lake area and Upper Chegem caldera, North Caucasus. American Mineralogist, 97, 503-512.


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