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Eclogite outcrop, Vara Valley, Voltri, Genoa, Genoa, Liguria, Italyi
Regional Level Types
Eclogite outcropOutcrop
Vara ValleyValley
Voltri- not defined -
GenoaCommune
GenoaMetropolitan City
LiguriaAdministrative Region
ItalyCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
44° North , 8° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~1km
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Rodingitized eclogites (metagabbros) within Beigua serpentinized peridotite body.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Aegirine-augite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Almandine
Formula: Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Glaucophane
Formula: ◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Jadeite
Formula: Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Jadeite var: Chloromelanite
Formula: Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Omphacite
Formula: (NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Rutile
Formula: TiO2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Aegirine-augite9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Almandine9.AD.25Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Glaucophane9.DE.25◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Jadeite9.DA.25Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
var: Chloromelanite9.DA.25Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Omphacite9.DA.20(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Almandine51.4.3a.2Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3
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=2
Aegirine-augite65.1.3b.2(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(Fe3+eAlfFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Jadeite65.1.3c.1Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Omphacite65.1.3b.1(NaaCabFe2+cMgd)(AleFe3+fFe2+gMgh)Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Glaucophane66.1.3c.1◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Jadeite
var: Chloromelanite
-Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
OOxygen
O RutileTiO2
O Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Jadeite (var: Chloromelanite)Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
O AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
O Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
O JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
NaSodium
Na Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Na Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Na Jadeite (var: Chloromelanite)Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Na Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Na JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
MgMagnesium
Mg Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Mg Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Mg Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
AlAluminium
Al Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Al Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Jadeite (var: Chloromelanite)Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Al AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Al JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
SiSilicon
Si Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Si Glaucophane◻[Na2][Mg3Al2]Si8O22(OH)2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Jadeite (var: Chloromelanite)Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Si AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Si JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
CaCalcium
Ca Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe Omphacite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(AleFef3+Feg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Jadeite (var: Chloromelanite)Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Fe AlmandineFe32+Al2(SiO4)3
Fe Aegirine-augite(NaaCabFec2+Mgd)(Fee3+AlfFeg2+Mgh)Si2O6
Fe JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6

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