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Oak-saung-taung (Oh Saung Taung; Phayar-taung), Mogok Valley, Mogok Township, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Region (Mandalay Division), Myanmar

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Detailed Mineral List:


'Apatite'
Reference: Ted Themelis (2008) Gems and Mines of Mogok
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data, Sieghard Ellenberger specimens
Chondrodite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)5(SiO4)2(F,OH)2
Reference: Sieghard Ellenberger data; Ted Themelis (2008) Gems and Mines of Mogok
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data, Sieghard Ellenberger specimens; Ted Themelis (2008) Gems and Mines of Mogok
Ekanite
Formula: Ca2ThSi8O20
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data, Sieghard Ellenberger specimens
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data, Sieghard Ellenberger specimens
'Hackmanite'
Formula: Na8Al6Si6O24(Cl2,S)
Reference: Sieghard Ellenberger data; Ted Themelis (2008) Gems and Mines of Mogok
'Humite Group'
Reference: Dan Weinrich photo
Norbergite
Formula: Mg3(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Description: Specimens labelled "Norbergite" coming from Oakssaung Hill has showed by analysis to be chondrodite or clinohumite. See messageboard at http://www.mindat.org/mesg-7-227088.html
Reference: Moore, T. (2004): What's New in Minerals. Denver Show 2003. Mineralogical Record. 35 (2), 151-156
Sodalite
Formula: Na8(Al6Si6O24)Cl2
Reference: Ted Themelis (2008) Gems and Mines of Mogok
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: Sieghard Ellenberger data; Ted Themelis (2008) Gems and Mines of Mogok
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Sieghard Ellenberger data
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data, Sieghard Ellenberger specimens

References

Moore, T. (2004): What's New in Minerals. Denver Show 2003. Mineralogical Record. 35 (2), 151-156

Themelis, T. (2008): Gems and Mines of Mogok

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