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Total IMA valid species5,152
Total synonyms36,465
Total varieties1,720
Total entries50,770
Total localities285,623
Total localities (excluding regions)225,594
Mapped (coordinates added)169,187
Mapped (estimated coordinates)116,546
Total Mapped285,733
Mapped (coordinates added, excluding regions)154,693
Mapped (estimated coordinates, excluding regions)71,480
Total Mapped (excluding regions)226,173
Percentage of localities mapped100.04%
Percentage of localities mapped (excluding estimates)68.57%
Percentage of localities mapped (excluding regions)100.26%
Distinct users who have added/edited localities1,274
Locality Coordinates Margin of Error (excluding regions)
Up 3 km175,717 (77.89%)
Up 5 km179,773 (79.69%)
Up 10 km185,903 (82.41%)
Up 20 km193,887 (85.95%)
Up 50 km206,106 (91.36%)
Up 100 km215,637 (95.59%)
Up 500 km226,173 (100.26%)
Mineral occurrence at Localities
Total records1,154,748
Unique localities with minerals recorded203,329
Average number of minerals per locality5.68
Total number of mineral photos762,079
Total number of locality photos61,506
Total number of other photos26,202
Total photos849,787
Distinct users uploading photos2,525
Photo of the Day photos4,387
Average image size (Mpix)2.45 Mpix
Total megapixels2,091,296 Mpix
Average image file size (KBytes)977.23 KB
Total image file size (GBytes)794.14 GB
Tiled photos (deep zoom)80,599
Images unable to tile212
Total articles863
Distinct article authors132
Galleries (User Edited)
Total galleries822
Total glossary entries25,921
Total minIDs allocated2,885,316
With data recorded2,276,185
Number of public messages418,821
Number of threads59,020
Distinct authors12,346
With contributor rights4,555
Management team50
Estimated number of pages on mindat.org5,508,633
Database storage (GBytes)50.13 GB
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