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Marble occurrence, Morogoro, Uluguru Mts (Uruguru Mts), Morogoro Region, Tanzaniai
Regional Level Types
Marble occurrenceOccurrence
Morogoro- not defined -
Uluguru Mts (Uruguru Mts)Mountain Range
Morogoro RegionRegion
TanzaniaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude:
6° South , 37° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~134km
Locality type:


Small outcrops in marble lenses mined by locals.


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Clinohumite
Formula: Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Reference: Min Rec 36:3 p294
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Min Rec 36:3 p294
Marialite
Formula: Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Reference: Harvard Museum of Natural History specimen no. 124903
'Scapolite'
Reference: J. A. Freilich collection
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Min Rec 36:3 p294; Hintze, J. (2010): Safari njema - Afrikanisches Tagebuch (I): Die gelben Danburite von Morogoro in Tansania. Lapis 35 (3), 25-28 (in German).
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Min Rec 36:3 p294

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4
Group 9 - Silicates
Clinohumite9.AF.55Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Marialite9.FB.15Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Clinohumite52.3.2d.1Mg9(SiO4)4F2
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with other Be/Al/Si frameworks
Marialite76.3.1.1Na4Al3Si9O24Cl
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Scapolite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
CCarbon
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O SpinelMgAl2O4
O ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
FFluorine
F ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
NaSodium
Na MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
MgMagnesium
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
Mg ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
Al MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
SiSilicon
Si ClinohumiteMg9(SiO4)4F2
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
ClChlorine
Cl MarialiteNa4Al3Si9O24Cl
CaCalcium
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2

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Mineralogical Record 36:3 p. 294.

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