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Charoitite

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A charoite-dominated potassic metasomatic-rock rock uniquely found in the Sakha Republic, Yakutia, Russia. It is found where a syenite of the Murunskii Massif has intruded into and altered limestone deposits.


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Classification of CharoititeHide

RockMetamorphic rockMetasomatic-rockCharoitite

Mineralogy of CharoititeHide

Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
CanasiteK3Na3Ca5Si12O30(OH)4
Charoite(K,Sr)15-16(Ca,Na)32[Si6O11(O,OH)6]2[Si12O18(O,OH)12]2[Si17O25(O,OH)18]2(OH,F)4 · ~3H2O
Pyroxene > Clinopyroxene > AegirineNaFe3+Si2O6
SteacyiteK0.3(Na,Ca)2ThSi8O20
TinaksiteK2Na(Ca,Mn2+)2Ti[O|Si7O18(OH)]

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