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Total IMA valid species5,169
Total synonyms36,579
Total varieties1,755
Total entries51,049
Total localities288,350
Total localities (excluding regions)227,818
Mapped (coordinates added)172,737
Mapped (estimated coordinates)91,942
Total Mapped264,679
Mapped (coordinates added, excluding regions)159,090
Mapped (estimated coordinates, excluding regions)65,547
Total Mapped (excluding regions)224,637
Percentage of localities mapped91.79%
Percentage of localities mapped (excluding estimates)69.83%
Percentage of localities mapped (excluding regions)98.60%
Distinct users who have added/edited localities1,295
Locality Coordinates Margin of Error (excluding regions)
Up 3 km178,848 (78.50%)
Up 5 km182,726 (80.21%)
Up 10 km188,981 (82.95%)
Up 20 km196,555 (86.28%)
Up 50 km207,895 (91.25%)
Up 100 km216,040 (94.83%)
Up 500 km224,637 (98.60%)
Mineral occurrence at Localities
Total records1,170,358
Unique localities with minerals recorded204,808
Average number of minerals per locality5.71
Total number of mineral photos785,274
Total number of locality photos64,648
Total number of other photos27,287
Total photos877,209
Distinct users uploading photos2,584
Photo of the Day photos4,545
Average image size (Mpix)2.53 Mpix
Total megapixels2,223,640 Mpix
Average image file size (KBytes)1,017.82 KB
Total image file size (GBytes)854.03 GB
Tiled photos (deep zoom)84,912
Images unable to tile214
Total articles915
Distinct article authors135
Galleries (User Edited)
Total galleries844
Total glossary entries25,935
Total minIDs allocated3,327,914
With data recorded2,700,105
Number of public messages428,421
Number of threads60,344
Distinct authors12,526
With contributor rights4,714
Management team50
Estimated number of pages on mindat.org5,967,353
Database storage (GBytes)60.01 GB
Total disk space used, including caches (TBytes)9.08 TB
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