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Total IMA valid species5,141
Total synonyms36,410
Total varieties1,708
Total entries50,616
Total localities283,781
Total localities (excluding regions)243,211
Mapped (coordinates added)166,744
Mapped (estimated coordinates)116,595
Total Mapped283,339
Mapped (coordinates added, excluding regions)155,269
Mapped (estimated coordinates, excluding regions)87,821
Total Mapped (excluding regions)243,090
Percentage of localities mapped99.84%
Percentage of localities mapped (excluding estimates)63.84%
Percentage of localities mapped (excluding regions)99.95%
Distinct users who have added/edited localities1,271
Locality Coordinates Margin of Error (excluding regions)
Up 3 km184,459 (75.84%)
Up 5 km189,551 (77.94%)
Up 10 km197,191 (81.08%)
Up 20 km206,243 (84.80%)
Up 50 km219,974 (90.45%)
Up 100 km230,880 (94.93%)
Up 500 km243,090 (99.95%)
Mineral occurrence at Localities
Total records1,141,721
Unique localities with minerals recorded201,773
Average number of minerals per locality5.66
Total number of mineral photos750,969
Total number of locality photos59,872
Total number of other photos25,716
Total photos836,557
Distinct users uploading photos2,497
Photo of the Day photos4,318
Average image size (Mpix)2.41 Mpix
Total megapixels2,023,940 Mpix
Average image file size (KBytes)951.27 KB
Total image file size (GBytes)761.08 GB
Tiled photos (deep zoom)77,904
Images unable to tile211
Total articles840
Distinct article authors132
Galleries (User Edited)
Total galleries794
Total glossary entries25,920
Total minIDs allocated2,761,298
With data recorded2,163,251
Number of public messages414,048
Number of threads58,372
Distinct authors12,262
With contributor rights4,488
Management team50
Estimated number of pages on mindat.org5,359,161
Database storage (GBytes)39.36 GB
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