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Ultrapotassic rock

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A class of rare, generally ultramafic or mafic silica-depleted igneous rocks with K2O:Na2O at least 2:1.


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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.

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- 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.
Algeria
 
  • Tindouf Province
[Minette] http://www.portergeo.com.au/database/mineinfo.asp?mineid=mn1027
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Cowper Co.
      • Byrock (Byerock)
[Leucitite] Byrnes, J.G. (1993) Bourke 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map (SH/55-10): Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Sydney, 127p.
[Lamprophyre] Byrnes, J.G. (1993) Bourke 1:250 000 Metallogenic Map (SH/55-10): Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets. Geological Survey of New South Wales, Sydney, 127p.
    • Yanda Co.
      • Tindarey
[Leucitite] Brocx, M, 2017, Heritage matters. The Australian geologist, 182, p.13-14
  • Northern Territory
    • Barkly Region
      • Hatches Creek
[Lamprophyre] Ryan, G.R. (1961), The Geology and Mineral Resources of the Hatches Creek Wolfram Field. Northern Territory, Department of National Development/Bureau of Mineral Resources Geology and Geophysics, Commonwealth of Australia, Bulletin No. 6, 1961
      • Tennant Creek
[Lamprophyre] Fox, K (1991), The Big Ben-TC8 Prospect, Roebuck Resources NL/North Flinders Mines, 1991; Ryan, G.R. (1959), Preliminary Geological Report on the Wheal Doria Area, Peko Mines NL, 1959; Owen, H.B. (1940), Report on the Tennant Creek Goldfield, BMR, May 1940;
[Lamprophyre] Mouchet, P. (1999) Annual Report for MCCs 315, 348-351, 888-895, 904-906, 969-972, 981-982 and MLCs 20, 328-337, 693 for the Period 1/8/97 to 25/3/99. Tennant Creek District, Northern Territory, Camelot Central Joint Venture 2, Occidental Reporting Group, Map Sheet No SE53-14, Volume 1 of 1, Normandy Tennant Creek Pty Ltd.
[Lamprophyre] Wyatt, J.D. (1972) Report on Diamond Drilling at the Giant Moon (M.L.429E) Tennant Creek - Northern Territory, for Veritas Mining Corporation Pty. Ltd, Geotechnics (Aust.) Pty. Ltd.
[Lamprophyre] Crohn, P.W., Oldershaw, W. (1965) The Geology of the Tennant Creek One-Mile Sheet Area, N.T. Department of National Development, Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics, Commonwealth of Australia, Report No. 83. Owen, H.B. (1940) Report on the Tennant Creek Goldfield, Bureau of Mineral Resources Geology and Geophysics, Commonwealth of Australia. Ryan, G.R. (1959) Preliminary Geological Report on the Wheal Doria Area Tennant Creek, Peko Mines N.L.
[Lamprophyre] Pearson, J. (1989) MCC's 622 to 624 "Hidden Mystery South". Summary Report on Exploration for the Period Ending 1st March 1989, Geological 1:250,000 Tennant Creek Sheet. Metana Minerals N.L. / Centralfield Minerals Joint Venture. Wright, P. (1989) MLC 508 "Hidden Mystery". Summary Report on Exploration for the Period Ending 8th March 1989, Geological 1:250,000 Tennant Cree Sheet. Metana Minerals N.L. / Top End Resources Joint Venture. Mackie, A. (1992) EL 5706 Mystery Final Report, Tennat Creek 1:250,000 Sheet Area. Roebuck Resources NL / Centralfield Minerals Pty Ltd Joint Venture Tennant Creek. Technical Report No. 267.
[Lamprophyre] Johnson, D. (1989) Asarco Australia Ltd, Tennant Creek Project, Mammoth Prospect, Mineral Claims C482-484, 514-518, Annual Report to the N.T. Department of Mines and Energy.
[Lamprophyre] Crohn, P.W., Oldershaw, W. (1965) The Geology of the Tennant Creek One-Mile Sheet Area, N.T. Department of National Development, Bureau of Mineral Resources, Geology and Geophysics, Commonwealth of Australia, Report No. 83. Owen, H.B. (1940) Report on the Tennant Creek Goldfield, Bureau of Mineral Resources Geology and Geophysics, Commonwealth of Australia. Ryan, G.R. (1959) Preliminary Geological Report on the Wheal Doria Area Tennant Creek, Peko Mines N.L.
[Lamprophyre] Barclay, J. (1964) Geology and Diamond Drilling at the Pinnacles Mine, Tennant Creek, Northern Territory, Department of National Development. Bureau of Mineral Resources Geology and Geophysics, Commonwealth of Australia, Record 1964/90.
[Lamprophyre] Haddock, D. (1974) Diamond Drilling Programme IV. TC8 Prospect, E.L. 357 "Eldorado", Warramunga Goldfield, N.T. Aquitaine Australia Minerals Pty. Ltd.
  • Western Australia
    • Carnarvon Shire
      • Wandagee Station
[Monchiquite] Department of Mines Western Australia (1990), Geology and Mineral Resources of Western Australia, Geological Survey of Western Australia, Department of Mines Western Australia, State Government of Western Australia, 1990
    • Derby-West Kimberley Shire
      • Calwynyardah Station
[Lamproite] Department of Mines Western Australia (1990), Geology and Mineral Resources of Western Australia, Geological Survey of Western Australia, Department of Mines Western Australia, State Government of Western Australia, 1990
      • Ellendale
[Lamproite] Department of Mines Western Australia (1990), Geology and Mineral Resources of Western Australia, Memoir 3, Geological Survey of Western Australia, Department of Mines Western Australia, State Government of Western Australia, 1990
[Lamproite] Jaques et al.(1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Survey of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Jaques et al.(1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Survey of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Jaques et al.(1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Survey of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Jaques et al.(1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Survey of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Fetherston, J.M., Stocklmayer, S., Stocklmayer V.C.(2013): Gemstones of Western Australia-mineral resources bulletin 25, Geological Survey of Western Australia (2013): 28
[Lamproite] Fetherston, J.M., Stocklmayer, S., Stocklmayer V.C.(2013): Gemstones of Western Australia-mineral resources bulletin 25, Geological Survey of Western Australia (2013): 28
[Lamproite] Fetherston, J.M., Stocklmayer, S., Stocklmayer V.C.(2013): Gemstones of Western Australia-mineral resources bulletin 25, Geological Survey of Western Australia (2013): 28
[Lamproite] Department of Mines Western Australia (1990), Geology and Mineral Resources of Western Australia, Geological Survey of Western Australia, Department of Mines Western Australia, State Government of Western Australia, 1990
[Lamproite] Department of Mines Western Australia (1990), Geology and Mineral Resources of Western Australia, Geological Survey of Western Australia, Department of Mines Western Australia, State Government of Western Australia, 1990
[Diopside-leucite-phlogopite lamproite] Prider, r.(1982): A Glassy Lamproite from the West Kimberley Area Western Australia, Mineralogical Magazine(1982):45: 279-282; Prider, R.(1982): A Glassy Lamproite from the West Kimberley Area Western Australia, Mineralogical Magazine (1982):45: 279-282
      • Fitzroy Crossing
[Lamproite] Jaques et al.(1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Survey of Western Australia
[Lamproite] Jaques et al.(1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Survey of Western Australia
[Lamproite] Jacques et al.(1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Survey of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Reference: The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia by Jaques et al, published by the GSWA 1986.
      • Noonkanbah Station
[Lamproite] Automatically generated from locality name
[Lamproite] Jaques et al. (1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Society of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Jaques et al. (1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Society of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Jaques et al. (1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Society of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Jaques et al. (1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Society of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Jaques et al. (1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Society of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Jaques et al. (1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Society of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Jaques et al. (1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Society of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Jaques et al. (1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Society of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Jaques et al. (1986): The Kimberlites and Lamproites of Western Australia, Geological Society of Western Australia (1986)
[Lamproite] Department of Mines Western Australia (1990), Geology and Mineral Resources of Western Australia, Memoir 3, Geological Survey of Western Australia, Department of Mines Western Australia, State Government of Western Australia, 1990
    • Esperance Shire
      • Dundas Nature Reserve
[Lamprophyre] Department of mines; Department of Mines Western Australia (1990), Geology and Mineral Resources of Western Australia, Geological Survey of Western Australia, Department of Mines Western Australia, State Government of Western Australia, 1990
    • Wyndham-East Kimberley Shire
      • Lake Argyle area
[Lamproite] Grant Boxer, Geologist, Argyle Diamond Mine, from 1979 to 1989
[Lamproite] Fetherston, J.M., Stocklmayer, S., Stocklmayer, V.C.(2013): Gemstones of Western Australia-mineral resources bulletin 25, Geological Survey of Western Australia (2013): 24
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Atlin Mining Division
[Lamprophyre] Minfile Database (2017)
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Central Bohemia Region
      • Dobříš (Doberschisch)
        • Nový Knín
[Lamprophyre] Zachariáš, J., Pudilová, M., Žák, K., Morávek, P., Litochleb, J., Váňa, T., Pertold, Z. (1997) P-T conditions, fluid inclusions and O, C, S isotope characteristics of gold-bearing mineralizations within the Central Bohemian Metallogenic Zone. - Acta Univ. Carolinae – Geologica, 41 (3-4), pp. 167–178.
      • Jílové (Eule)
[Lamprophyre] Zachariáš, J., Pudilová, M., Žák, K., Morávek, P., Litochleb, J., Váňa, T., Pertold, Z. (1997) P-T conditions, fluid inclusions and O, C, S isotope characteristics of gold-bearing mineralizations within the Central Bohemian Metallogenic Zone. - Acta Univ. Carolinae – Geologica, 41 (3-4), pp. 167–178.
France
 
  • Brittany
    • Finistère
[Lamprophyre] Yann Lukas (1978) Roches et minéraux de Bretagne.
[Kersantite] Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 252.
[Spessartite] Chauris, L. (2014): Minéraux de Bretagne, Les Editions du Piat, 207.
  • Centre-Val de Loire
    • Cher
      • Sancerre-Couy drilling
[Lamprophyre] Automatically generated from locality name
  • Occitanie
    • Gard
      • Alès
        • Saint-Julien-les-Rosiers (Saint-Julien-de-Valgagues)
[Minette] Automatically generated from locality name
India
 
  • Andhra Pradesh
    • Krishna District
[Lamproite] Automatically generated from locality name
[Lamproite] Automatically generated from locality name
  • Odisha (Orissa)
[Lamproite] Automatically generated from locality name
Italy
 
  • Tuscany
    • Pisa Province
      • Lajatico
        • Orciatico
[Lamproite] Automatically generated from locality name
      • Montecatini Val di Cecina
[Lamproite] Automatically generated from locality name
Morocco
 
  • L'oriental Region
    • Taourirt Province
      • Taourirt
[Lamprophyre] Automatically generated from locality name
Norway
 
  • Oppland
    • Gran
[Camptonite] Automatically generated from locality name
  • Telemark
    • Nome
      • Fen complex
[Damkjernite] Griffin, W.L. & Taylor, P.N. (1975): The Fen damkjernite: petrology of a "central-complex kimberlite". Physics and Chemistry of the Earth. 9, 163-177
[Damkjernite] Mitchell, R.H. (1980): Pyroxenes of the Fen alkaline complex, Norway. American Mineralogist. 65: 45-54
Romania
[Lamprophyre] Ilinca, G. (2012) Upper Cretaceous contact metamorphism and related mineralization in Romania. Acta Mineralogica-Petrographica, Abstract Series, Szeged, Vol. 7.
Russia
 
  • Northern Region
    • Murmanskaya Oblast'
[Monchiquite] Kogarko et al. (1995) Alkaline Rocks and Carbonatites of the World, Part 2 Former USSR
[Monchiquite] Kukharenko et aI., 1965; Kononova and Shanin, 1971; Orlova, 1959.
[Lamprophyre] Kogarko, L.N. et al (1995) Alkaline Rocks and Carbonatites of the World Vol 2.
Sweden
 
  • Medelpad
    • Sundsvall
      • Alnö
        • Båräng
[Borengite] Automatically generated from locality name
UK
 
  • England
    • Cumbria
      • Embleton
[Minette] Automatically generated from locality name
USA
 
  • Arizona
    • Coconino Co.
      • Cameron District
        • Cameron
[Monchiquite] Barrington, J. & P.F. Kerr (1962), Alteration effects at Tuba dike, Cameron, Arizona, Geological Society of America Bull.: 73: 101-112.
  • Arkansas
    • Pike Co.
      • Murfreesboro
[Lamproite] Howard, J. M. and Hanson, W. D. (2008): Geology of the Crater of Diamonds State Park and Vicinity, Pike County, Arkansas, Arkansas Geological Survey.
[Lamproite] Ref.: Rocks & Min.: 63:118; Mullen & Murphy (1985).
  • California
    • San Bernardino Co.
      • Ord District
        • Ord Mts
          • Ord Mountain
[Lamprophyre] USGS (2005), Mineral Resources Data System (MRDS): U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia, loc. file ID #10034046.
  • Colorado
    • Grand Co.
      • Middle Park
        • Rabbit Ears Pass
[Lamproite] U.S. Geological Survey, (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    • Prowers Co.
[Lamprophyre] From USGS MRDS database
  • Connecticut
    • Middlesex Co.
      • Middlefield
[Camptonite] U.S. Geological Survey, (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
  • Idaho
    • Blaine Co.
      • Mineral Hill District
[Lamprophyre] From USGS MRDS database
    • Boise Co.
      • Boise Basin District
        • Grimes Pass District
[Lamprophyre] From USGS MRDS database
    • Bonner Co.
      • Clark Fork District
[Lamprophyre] From USGS MRDS database
[Lamprophyre] From USGS MRDS database
[Lamprophyre] From USGS MRDS database
    • Custer Co.
      • Seafoam District
[Lamprophyre] From USGS MRDS database
    • Valley Co.
      • Edwardsburg District
[Lamprophyre] From USGS MRDS database
  • Kentucky
    • Crittenden Co.
[Lamprophyre] From USGS MRDS database
  • Maine
    • Franklin Co.
      • Alder Stream Township
[Camptonite] U.S. Geological Survey, (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
      • Redington
[Camptonite] U.S. Geological Survey, (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
  • Missouri
    • Wayne Co.
[Spessartite] U.S. Geological Survey,2005,Mineral Resources Data System :U.S. Geological Survey,Reston, Virginia
  • Montana
    • Jefferson Co.
      • Little Pipestone District
[Lamprophyre] From USGS MRDS database
  • Nevada
    • Clark Co.
      • Spring Mts
        • Goodsprings District
[Lamprophyre] U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    • Lincoln Co.
[Lamprophyre] Westgate, L. G., Knopf, Adolph (1932), Geology and ore deposits of the Pioche district, Nevada. USGS Professional Paper 171, 79 pp.
  • New Mexico
    • San Juan Co.
      • Navajo Nation Reservation
[Minette] Delaney, Paul T. and David D. Pollard (1981), Deformation of Host Rocks and Flow of Magma during Growth of Minette Dikes and Breccia-bearing Intrusions near Ship Rock, New Mexico.
  • Utah
    • Tooele Co.
      • Silver Island Mts
        • Silver Island District (Silver Islet District)
[Lamprophyre] From USGS MRDS database
  • Wisconsin
    • Kenosha Co.
      • Kenosha
[Lamprophyre] U.S. Geological Survey, (2005) Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
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