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Goldmanite

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About GoldmaniteHide

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Marcus I. Goldman
Formula:
Ca3V3+2(SiO4)3
Colour:
Green, brownish-green
Lustre:
Vitreous
Hardness:
6 - 7
Specific Gravity:
3.77
Crystal System:
Isometric
Name:
Named in 1964 by Robert H. Moench and Robert Meyrowitz in honor of Marcus Isaac Goldman (11 January 1881, New York, New York, USA - 2 October 1965, Washington D.C., USA), sedimentary petrologist with the United States Geological Survey. He, along with A. C. Spencer, studied the Entrada Sandstone, the host rock at the type locality.
Isostructural with:

Classification of GoldmaniteHide

Approved
Approval year:
1963
First published:
1964
8/A.08-140
9.AD.25

9 : SILICATES (Germanates)
A : Nesosilicates
D : Nesosilicates without additional anions; cations in [6] and/or greater coordination
51.4.3b.4

51 : NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
4 : Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
14.14.3

14 : Silicates not Containing Aluminum
14 : Silicates of V and Bi

Physical Properties of GoldmaniteHide

Vitreous
Transparency:
Translucent
Colour:
Green, brownish-green
Streak:
White
Hardness:
6 - 7 on Mohs scale
Cleavage:
None Observed
Density:
3.77 g/cm3 (Measured)    

Optical Data of GoldmaniteHide

Type:
Isotropic

Chemical Properties of GoldmaniteHide

Formula:
Ca3V3+2(SiO4)3
Common Impurities:
Cr,Mn,Mg

Crystallography of GoldmaniteHide

Crystal System:
Isometric
Cell Parameters:
a = 12.01 Å
Unit Cell V:
1,732.32 ų (Calculated from Unit Cell)

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IDSpeciesReferenceLinkYearLocalityPressure (GPa)Temp (K)
0000245GoldmaniteNovak G A, Gibbs G V (1971) The crystal chemistry of the silicate garnets sample Go American Mineralogist 56 791-8231971Laguna Uranium mining district, New Mexico, USA0293
0004491GoldmaniteUher P, Kovacik M, Kubis M, Shtukenberg A, Ozdin D (2008) Metamorphic vanadian-chromian silicate mineralization in carbon-rich amphicole schists from the Male Karpaty Mountains, Western Carpathians, Slovakia American Mineralogist 93 63-732008Pezinok-Pernek crystalline complex, Male Karpaty Mountains, Slovakia0293
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Type Occurrence of GoldmaniteHide

Place of Conservation of Type Material:
National Museum of Natural History (Smithsonian), Washington, D.C., USA, 121717, 121953.
Reference:
Moench, R.H. and Meyrowitz, R. (1964) Goldmanite, a vanadium garnet from Laguna, New Mexico. American Mineralogist: 49: 644-655.

Synonyms of GoldmaniteHide

Other Language Names for GoldmaniteHide

German:Goldmanit
Simplified Chinese:钙钒榴石
Spanish:Goldmanita

Varieties of GoldmaniteHide

Relationship of Goldmanite to other SpeciesHide

Other Members of this group:
AlmandineFe2+3Al2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
AndraditeCa3Fe3+2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
CalderiteMn2+3Fe3+2(SiO4)3Iso.
EringaiteCa3Sc2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
KnorringiteMg3Cr2(SiO4)3Iso.
MajoriteMg3(MgSi)(SiO4)3Iso.
Menzerite-(Y)(Y2Ca)Mg2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
MomoiiteMn2+3V3+2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
MorimotoiteCa3(TiFe2+)(SiO4)3Iso.
PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3Iso.
SpessartineMn2+3Al2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
3 photos of Goldmanite associated with PyrrhotiteFe1-xS
2 photos of Goldmanite associated with PoppiiteCa2V3+V3+2[Si2O6OH][SiO4](OH)2O
1 photo of Goldmanite associated with AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
1 photo of Goldmanite associated with VanadomalayaiteCaV4+(SiO4)O
1 photo of Goldmanite associated with Ganophyllite(K,Na,Ca)2Mn8(Si,Al)12(O,OH)32 · 8H2O

Related Minerals - Nickel-Strunz GroupingHide

9.AD.AdrianiteCa12(Al4Mg3Si7)O32Cl6Iso. 4 3m : I4 3d
9.AD.05LarniteCa2SiO4Mon. 2/m
9.AD.10Calcio-olivineCa2SiO4Orth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
9.AD.15MerwiniteCa3Mg(SiO4)2Mon. 2/m : P21/b
9.AD.20BredigiteCa7Mg(SiO4)4Orth.
9.AD.25AndraditeCa3Fe3+2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
9.AD.25AlmandineFe2+3Al2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
9.AD.25CalderiteMn2+3Fe3+2(SiO4)3Iso.
9.AD.25GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
9.AD.25HenritermieriteCa3Mn3+2(SiO4)2[◻(OH)4]Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : I41/acd
9.AD.25HibschiteCa3Al2(SiO4)3-x(OH)4xIso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
9.AD.25HydroandraditeCa3Fe3+2(SiO4)3-x(OH)4x
9.AD.25KatoiteCa3Al2[◻(OH)4]3Iso.
9.AD.25KimzeyiteCa3Zr2(SiO4)(AlO4)2Iso.
9.AD.25KnorringiteMg3Cr2(SiO4)3Iso.
9.AD.25MajoriteMg3(MgSi)(SiO4)3Iso.
9.AD.25MorimotoiteCa3(TiFe2+)(SiO4)3Iso.
9.AD.25PyropeMg3Al2(SiO4)3Iso.
9.AD.25SchorlomiteCa3Ti2(SiO4)(Fe3+O4)2Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
9.AD.25SpessartineMn2+3Al2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
9.AD.25UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
9.AD.25Wadalite(Ca,Mg)6(Al,Fe3+)4((Si,Al)O4)3O4Cl3Iso. 4 3m : I4 3d
9.AD.25HoltstamiteCa3Al2(SiO4)2[◻(OH)4]Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : I41/acd
9.AD.25KerimasiteCa3Zr2(SiO4)(Fe3+O4)2Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
9.AD.25ToturiteCa3Sn2(SiO4)(Fe3+O4)2Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
9.AD.25MomoiiteMn2+3V3+2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
9.AD.25EringaiteCa3Sc2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
9.AD.25EltyubyuiteCa12Fe3+10Si4O32Cl6Iso. 4 3m : I4 3d
9.AD.25HutcheoniteCa3Ti2(SiO4)(AlO4)2Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
9.AD.30CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2OTet.
9.AD.30HafnonHfSiO4Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : I41/amd
9.AD.30ThoriteTh(SiO4)Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : I41/amd
9.AD.30ZirconZr(SiO4)Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : I41/amd
9.AD.30Stetindite-(Ce)Ce(SiO4)Tet. 4/mmm (4/m 2/m 2/m) : I41/amd
9.AD.35HuttoniteThSiO4Mon.
9.AD.35Tombarthite-(Y)Y4(Si,H4)4O12-x(OH)4+2xMon.
9.AD.40EulytineBi4(SiO4)3Iso. 4 3m : I4 3d
9.AD.45ReiditeZrSiO4Tet. 4/m : I41/a

Related Minerals - Dana Grouping (8th Ed.)Hide

51.4.3b.1AndraditeCa3Fe3+2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
51.4.3b.2GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d
51.4.3b.3UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3Iso. m3m (4/m 3 2/m) : Ia3d

Related Minerals - Hey's Chemical Index of Minerals GroupingHide

14.14.1CavansiteCa(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2OOrth. mmm (2/m 2/m 2/m)
14.14.2PentagoniteCa(VO)Si4O10 · 4H2OOrth. mm2
14.14.4HaradaiteSrVSi2O7Orth.
14.14.5SaneroiteNaMn2+5[Si5O14(OH)](VO3)(OH)Tric.
14.14.6Erlianite(Fe,Mg)4(Fe,V)2Si6O15(OH,O)8Orth.
14.14.7EulytineBi4(SiO4)3Iso. 4 3m : I4 3d
14.14.8BismutoferriteFe3+2Bi(SiO4)2(OH)Mon. m : Bm

Fluorescence of GoldmaniteHide

Other InformationHide

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

References for GoldmaniteHide

Reference List:
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Moench, R.H. and Meyrowitz, R. (1964) Goldmanite, a vanadium garnet from Laguna, New Mexico. American Mineralogist: 49: 644-655.
Novak, G.A., Gibbs, G.V. (1971) The crystal chemistry of the silicate garnets. American Mineralogist: 56: 791-825.
Benkerrou, C. and Fonteilles, M. (1989) Vanadian garnets in calcareous metapelites and skarns at Coat-an-Noz, Belle-Isle-en-Terre (Cotes du Nord), France. American Mineralogist: 74: 852-858.
Hallsworth, C.R., Livingstone, A. and Morton, A.C. (1992) Detrital goldmanite from the Palaeocene of the North Sea. Mineralogical Magazine: 56: 117-120.
Jeong, G.Y., Kim, Y.H. (1999) Goldmanite from the black slates of the Ogcheon belt, Korea. Mineralogical Magazine: 63: 253-256.
Milman, V., Winkler, B., Nobes, R.H., Akhmatchaya, E.V., Pickard, C.J., White, J.A. (2000) Garnets: structure, compressibility, dynamics, and disorder. Journal of the Minerals, Metals and Materials Society: 52(7): 22-25.
Teertstra, D.K. (2006) Index-of-refraction and unit-cell constraints on cation valence and pattern of order in garnet-group minerals. The Canadian Mineralogist: 44: 341-346.
Uher, P., Kovácik, M., Kubiš, M., Shtukenberg, A., Ozdín, D. (2008) Metamorphic vanadian-chromian silicate mineralization in carbon-rich amphibole schists from the Malé Karpaty Mountains, Western Carpathians, Slovakia. American Mineralogist: 93: 63-73.
Grew, E.S., Locock, A.J., Mills, S.J., Galuskina, I.O., Galuskin, E.V., Hålenius, U. (2013) Nomenclature of the garnet supergroup. American Mineralogist: 98: 785-811.

Internet Links for GoldmaniteHide

Localities for GoldmaniteHide

This map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.

Locality ListHide

- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
Australia
 
  • Western Australia
    • Yilgarn Shire
      • Marvel Loch
Mueller, A., Delor, C.,(1991): Goldmanite Rich Garnets in Skarn Veins Southern Cross Greenstone Belt Yilgarn Block Western Australia, Mineralogical Magazine(Dec 1991):55:617-620
China
 
  • Shaanxi
    • Baoji
      • Taibai County
Jingwen Mao, Yumin Qiu, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhaochong Zhang, Garwin, S., and Ren Fengshou (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 352-377; Zuoheng Zhang, Jingwen Mao, and Xiaofeng Li (2004): Mineral Deposits 23(2), 241-252; Xishun Hu (2009): Gold Science and Technology 17(2), 17-22, 27
  • Zhejiang
    • Hangzhou
      • Jiande City
http://www.mining120.com/html/1306/20130608_35691.asp
      • Yuhang District
Huijin Lu and Jian Wang (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(5), 567-574
Czech Republic
 
  • Plzeň Region
    • Klatovy District
Litochleb, J., Novická, Z., Burda, J.: Goldmanit ze Struhadla u Klatov. Časopis pro mineralogii a geologii, 1983, roč. 28, č. 1, s. 103-104.
France
 
  • Brittany
    • Côtes-d'Armor
      • Guingamp
Benkerrou, C. and Fonteilles, M. (1989) Vanadian garnets in calcareous metapelites and skarns at Coat-an-Noz, Belle-Isle-en-Terre (Cotes du Nord), France. American Mineralogist: 74: 852-858.
Italy
 
  • Liguria
    • Genoa
      • Ne
        • Reppia
          • Monte Copello
[MinRec 32:354]
Japan
 
  • Ehime Prefecture
    • Saijo City
Tanaka, H., Endo, S., Minakawa, T., Enami, M., Nishio-Hamane, D., Miura, H., Hagiwara, A. (2010) Momoiite, (Mn2+,Ca)3(V3+,Al)2Si3O12, a new manganese vanadium garnet from Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences: 105: 92-96.
  • Fukui Prefecture
    • Mikatakaminaka District
      • Wakasa-cho
Alfredo Petrov collection
  • Kagoshima Prefecture
    • Oshima District
      • Yamato village
Manganoan goldmanite here previously described as "yamatoite". ; Watanabe T, Kato A, Ito J, Yoshimura T, Momoi H, Fukuda K (1982) Haradaite, Sr2V4+2[O2 Si4O12], from the Noda Tamagawa mine, Iwate Prefecture and the Yamato mine, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan, Proceedings of the Japan Academy 58 B, 21-24
Madagascar
 
  • Atsimo-Andrefana
    • Ampanihy
      • Fotadrevo
Cecco, V. D. (2013). The Mineralogy and Geochemistry of the Green Giant Vanadium-graphite Deposit, SW Madagascar (Masters dissertation). University of Toronto
    • Betioky
      • Lazarivo
Di Cecco, V. E., Tait, K. T., Spooner, E. T. C and Scherba, C. (2018) The Vanadium-bearing Oxide Minerals of the Green Giant Vanadium-graphite Deposit, Southwest Madagascar. The Canadian Mineralogist: 56:247-257
Namibia
 
  • Erongo Region
    • Dâures Constituency
Von Bezing, L., Bode, R., and Jahn, S., (2008) Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern. 331 (in English).
North Sea
Hallsworth, C.R., Livingstone, A. and Morton, A.C. (1992) Detrital goldmanite from the Palaeocene of the North Sea. Mineralogical Magazine: 56: 117-120.
Norway
 
  • Trøndelag
    • Oppdal
      • Vinstradalen
Witsø, Tor (1994): Oppdal. Et spennende geologisk område. Oppdal. 24 pp. Published by Fridtjov Witsø, Oppdal.
Russia
 
  • Irkutsk Oblast
    • Lake Baikal area
      • Slyudyanka (Sludyanka)
Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow; Bosi, F., Reznitskii, L., Skogby, H., & Hålenius, U. (2014). Vanadio-oxy-chromium-dravite, NaV3 (Cr4Mg2)(Si6O18)(BO3) 3 (OH) 3O, a new mineral species of the tourmaline supergroup. American Mineralogist, 99(5-6), 1155-1162.
  • Kemerovo Oblast
    • Gornaya Shoria Region
      • Tashelga River
Pekov, I. (1998) Minerals First discovered on the territory of the former Soviet Union 369p. Ocean Pictures, Moscow
  • Murmansk Oblast
    • Khibiny Massif
      • Lovchorr Mt
Karpov S.M., Voloshin A.V., Savchenko E.E., Selivanova E.A., Polekhovskii Yu.S. (2012) coulsonite in pyrrhotite gorge deposit (Kola peninsula): the first find in Russia, - Doklady RAN, 445/2, p. 1-3 (in Russ.); Kompanchenko, A., Voloshin, A., & Balagansky, V. (2018). Vanadium mineralization in the Kola region, Fennoscandian Shield. Minerals, 8(11), 474.
Slovakia
 
  • Bratislava Region
    • Pezinok District
      • Pezinok
- Uher P., Kováčik M., Kubiš M., Shtukenberg A., Ozdín D., 2008: Metamorphic vanadian-chromian silicate mineralization in carbon-rich amphibole schists from the Malé Karpaty Mountains, Western Carpathians, Slovakia. American Mineralogist, 93, 1, 63-73.
Koděra, M. et al., 1986 a 1990 : Topografická mineralógia Slovenska, diel 1- 3, Veda – Vydavateľstvo SAV, Bratislava, 1990, 1 – 1590k; Uher, P. et al. (2008): Metamorphic vanadian-chromian silicate mineralization in carbon-rich amphibole schists from the Malé Karpaty Mountains, Western Carpathians, Slovakia. American Mineralogist 93(1), 63-73.
South Korea
 
  • Gyeonggi Province
Jeong, G. Y & Kim, Y. H. (1999): Goldmanite from the black slates of the Ogcheon belt, Korea. Mineralogical Magazine, 63, 253-256.; Cheong, C. S., Jeong, G. Y., Kim, H., Choi, M. S., Lee, S. H., & Cho, M. (2003). Early Permian peak metamorphism recorded in U–Pb system of black slates from the Ogcheon metamorphic belt, South Korea, and its tectonic implication. Chemical Geology, 193(1), 81-92.
  • North Chungcheong Province
    • Goesan County
Gi Young Jeong (2006): Mineralium Deposita 41, 469-481.
Spain
 
  • Catalonia
    • Tarragona
      • Conca de Barberà
        • Vimbodí i Poblet
          • Poblet Monastery
C.. Canet et al. , The Canadian Mineralogist, 2003, V41, pp. 581-595
C.. Canet et al. , The Canadian Mineralogist, 2003, V41, pp. 581-595
C.. Canet et al. , The Canadian Mineralogist, 2003, V41, pp. 581-595
Switzerland
 
  • Grisons
    • Viamala Region
      • Ferrera
        • Ausserferrera
EDXS analyses by P. Roth, August 2019; XRD analysis by N. Meisser, October 2019. In the marbles.
USA
 
  • Kansas
    • Decatur Co.
Simon, S. B. & Grossman, L. (1992). Low-temperature exsolution in refractory siderophile element-rich opaque assemblages from the Leoville carbonaceous chondrite. Earth and Planetary Science Letters 110(1-4): P. 67-75. (May 1992)
  • New Jersey
    • Sussex County
      • Andover Township
Volkert, R.A., and Puffer, J.H., 2001, Field trip day five. Road log for the Sulphur Hill and Andover Iron Mines, New Jersey, in Slack, J.F, ed., Part 1. Protorozoic iron and zinc deposits of the Adirondack Mountains of New York and the New Jersey highlands, Soc. of Econ. Geologists Guidebook Series, V. 35, pg. 99-101.
      • Franklin Mining District
        • Ogdensburg
Dunn, Pete J. (1995)
          • Sterling Hill
Dunn, Pete J. and Frondel, Clifford (1990), an Uncommon Margarite/corundum assemblage from Sterling Hill, New Jersey, Mineralogical Record, v 21, p. 425-427; Dunn(1995):Pt3:362.
  • New Mexico
    • Cibola Co.
Northrop, Minerals of New Mexico, 3rd. rev. ed. (1996)
Minerals of New Mexico 3rd ed.
Moench, R.H. & Meyrowitz, R. (1964): Goldmanite, a vanadium garnet from Laguna, New Mexico. American Mineralogist. 49, 644-655
  • Wyoming
    • Carbon Co.
W. Dan Hausel (1994) Geology and Mineralization of the Cooper Hill Mining District, Medicine Bow Mountains, Southeastern Wyoming. Wyoming Geological Survey Report of Investigation 49.
Uzbekistan
 
  • Navoiy
    • Uchkuduk area
not refered listen
 
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