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Pelite outcrops, Sierra Alhamilla, Almería, Andalusia, Spaini
Regional Level Types
Pelite outcropsGroup of Outcrops
Sierra AlhamillaSierra
Almería- not defined -
AndalusiaAutonomous Community

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
36° 57' 54'' North , 2° 33' 21'' West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
Locality type:
Group of Outcrops

Pelitic rocks in the Lower Alpujarride nappe.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
Iberian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Chamosite-Clinochlore Series'
Description: Mg/Mg+Fe = 0.53
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1989, 1, pp. 139-142..
'Ferrocarpholite-Magnesiocarpholite Series'
Description: Replaced by kaolinite + chlorite + muscovite + paragonite.
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1989, 1, pp. 139-142..
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1989, 1, pp. 139-142..
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1989, 1, pp. 139-142..
Formula: NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Eur. J. Mineral. , 1989, 1, pp. 139-142..

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 9 - Silicates
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chamosite-Clinochlore Series'-
'Ferrocarpholite-Magnesiocarpholite Series'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chamosite-Clinochlore Series'-
'Ferrocarpholite-Magnesiocarpholite Series'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Na ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2


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Eur. J. Mineral. , 1989, 1, pp. 139-142.

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