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Pali, Koolau Range (Koolau caldera), Oahu, Honolulu Co., Hawaii, USAi
Regional Level Types
Pali- not defined -
Koolau Range (Koolau caldera)Mountain Range
OahuIsland
Honolulu Co.County
HawaiiState
USACountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
21° 23' 37'' North , 157° 49' 29'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Kaneohe34,597 (2017)2.8km
He‘eia4,963 (2015)4.2km
‘Āhuimanu8,810 (2011)5.8km
Maunawili2,040 (2011)6.1km
Kahalu‘u4,738 (2013)7.4km


Spinel lherzolite mantellic xenolithic nodules in nepheline basalts.

The range’s most characteristic feature is a serrated precipice, the pali (“cliff”), that rises abruptly on its eastern side and reaches varying heights (500 to 2,500 feet [150 to 750 metres]) 2 miles (3 km) from the sea. The highest point in the range is Konahuanui, which is actually two peaks (3,150 feet and 3,105 feet [960 metres and 946 metres]) and lies at the head of the Nuuanu Valley. Two cliff passes — Nuuanu and Waimanalo palis — cut through the range, they are pierced by highway tunnels.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Analcime
Formula: Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Reference: American Mineralogist (1969) 54:182-197
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'
Reference: B. De Vivo et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1988, 111, pp. 307-319.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: B. De Vivo et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1988, 111, pp. 307-319.
Diopside var: Chromian Diopside
Formula: Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Reference: B. De Vivo et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1988, 111, pp. 307-319.
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: B. De Vivo et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1988, 111, pp. 307-319.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: B. De Vivo et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1988, 111, pp. 307-319.
'Phillipsite'
Reference: American Mineralogist (1969) 54:182-197
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: B. De Vivo et al. , Bull. Minéral. , 1988, 111, pp. 307-319.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Analcime9.GB.05Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
var: Chromian Diopside9.DA.15Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
'Phillipsite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Forsterite51.3.1.2Mg2SiO4
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Analcime77.1.1.1Na(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
Diopside
var: Chromian Diopside
-Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
'Phillipsite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
OOxygen
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O Diopside (var: Chromian Diopside)Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O SpinelMgAl2O4
NaSodium
Na AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg Diopside (var: Chromian Diopside)Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si Diopside (var: Chromian Diopside)Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si AnalcimeNa(AlSi2O6) · H2O
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
CaCalcium
Ca Diopside (var: Chromian Diopside)Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
CrChromium
Cr Diopside (var: Chromian Diopside)Ca(Mg,Cr)Si2O6

References

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American Mineralogist (1969): 54: 182-197.
De Vivo, B., et al. (1988): Bull. Minéral: 111: 307-319.
Encyclopaedia Britannica.

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