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Hess Deep, East Pacific Rise, Pacific Ocean

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 2° 15' North , 101° 30' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 2.25000,-101.50000
GeoHash:G#: 98ruf39gn


Ultramafic complex, consisting mainly of harzburgite, dunite, troctolite and olivine gabbro. Small chromitite pods occur in dunite.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Contr. Min. Petr. (1998) 131, (2-3), 111 - 122.; Matsukage, K., and Arai, S. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 111-122.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Matsukage, K., and Arai, S. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 111-122.
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'
Reference: Matsukage, K., and Arai, S. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 111-122.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Contr. Min. Petr. (1998) 131, (2-3), 111 - 122.; Matsukage, K., and Arai, S. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 111-122.
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Contr. Min. Petr. (1998) 131, (2-3), 111 - 122.; Matsukage, K., and Arai, S. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 111-122.
Forsterite
Formula: Mg2SiO4
Reference: Matsukage, K., and Arai, S. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 111-122.
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'
Reference: Matsukage, K., and Arai, S. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 111-122.
Jadeite
Formula: Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Reference: Contr. Min. Petr. (1998) 131, (2-3), 111 - 122.; Matsukage, K., and Arai, S. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 111-122.
Nepheline
Formula: Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Reference: Contr. Min. Petr. (1998) 131, (2-3), 111 - 122.; Matsukage, K., and Arai, S. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 111-122.
Pargasite
Formula: {Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Reference: Contr. Min. Petr. (1998) 131, (2-3), 111 - 122.; Matsukage, K., and Arai, S. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 111-122.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Contr. Min. Petr. (1998) 131, (2-3), 111 - 122.; Matsukage, K., and Arai, S. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 111-122.
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Matsukage, K., and Arai, S. (1998): Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology 131, 111-122.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Spinel'4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Diopside'9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
'Enstatite'9.DA.05MgSiO3
'Forsterite'9.AC.05Mg2SiO4
'Jadeite'9.DA.25Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
'Nepheline'9.FA.05Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
'Pargasite'9.DE.15{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
'Phlogopite'9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'-

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
Jadeite65.1.3c.1Na(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Pargasite66.1.3a.12{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Nepheline76.2.1.2Na3K(Al4Si4O16)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'-
'Grossular-Hibschite Series'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
O ForsteriteMg2SiO4
O JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
O NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
O Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SpinelMgAl2O4
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Na NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Na Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
Mg ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Mg Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Al NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Al Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
Si ForsteriteMg2SiO4
Si JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6
Si NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
Si Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
KPotassium
K NephelineNa3K(Al4Si4O16)
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Pargasite{Na}{Ca2}{Mg4Al}(Al2Si6O22)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe JadeiteNa(Al,Fe3+)Si2O6

References

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Girardeau, J., Francheteau, J. (1993) Plagioclase-wehrlites and peridotites on the East Pacific Rise (Hess Deep) and the Mid-Atlantic Ridge (DSDP Site 334): evidence for magma percolation in the oceanic upper mantle. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 115, 137–149.
Matsukage, K., Arai, S. (1998) Jadeite, albite and nepheline as inclusions in spinel of chromitite from Hess Deep, equatorial Pacific: their genesis and implications for serpentinite diapir formation. Contributions to Mineralogy and Petrology, 131, 111-122.


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