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Nosean-basanite

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A basanite where nosean is the most abundant foid.


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Classification of Nosean-basaniteHide

Nosean basanite appears in field 14 in the QAPF diagram.^TAS

Mineralogy of Nosean-basaniteHide

Essential minerals - these are minerals that are required within the classification of this rock:
FeldsparA petrological term for Feldspar Group.
Feldspathoid > NoseanNa8(Al6Si6O24)(SO4) · H2O
OlivineEquivalent to Fayalite-Forsterite Series; usually a more or less Fe-bearing forsterite.

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