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Madeleine-Soufrière volcanic massif, Basse-Terre, Guadeloupe, Francei
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Madeleine-Soufrière volcanic massifMassif
Basse-Terre- not defined -
GuadeloupeOverseas Region
FranceCountry

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16° 0' 40'' North , 61° 38' 25'' West
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Andesite and basaltic andesite lavas.

Regions containing this locality

Caribbean PlateTectonic Plate
The CaribbeanRegion
French West Indies, FranceGroup of Overseas Territories

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.
Anorthite var: Bytownite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.
Anorthite var: Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.
'Hypersthene'
Formula: (Mg,Fe)SiO3
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.
Magnetite var: Titaniferous Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Olivier Mével spécimen
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: Lacroix, A. (1910): Minéralogie de la France et de ses colonies, Librairie Polytechnique, Ch. Béranger Editeur, Tome II, 367.
Ulvöspinel
Formula: TiFe2O4
Reference: Ch. Lefèvre and Ph. Cocusse, Bull. Minéral. , 1985, 108, pp. 189-208.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
var: Titaniferous Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Ulvöspinel4.BB.05TiFe2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Bytownite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
var: Labradorite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Forsterite9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Ulvöspinel7.2.5.2TiFe2O4
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
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Bytownite-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
var: Labradorite-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
'Hypersthene'-(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Magnetite
var: Titaniferous Magnetite
-Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
OOxygen
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
O Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
O Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
O UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
NaSodium
Na Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Na Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
MgMagnesium
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
AlAluminium
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Al Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
SiSilicon
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Si Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
SSulfur
S SulphurS8
CaCalcium
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Ca Anorthite (var: Bytownite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
TiTitanium
Ti Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Ti UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
FeIron
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Hypersthene(Mg,Fe)SiO3
Fe Magnetite (var: Titaniferous Magnetite)Fe2+(Fe3+,Ti)2O4
Fe UlvöspinelTiFe2O4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4

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