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Sample n° 11668

Minerals found in the sample
Mineral Formula Category Subcategory Importance
GARNET (Ca,Fe,Mg,Mn)3(Al,Fe,Mn,Cr,Ti,V)2(SiO4)3 nesosilicates garnet major
HORNBLENDE [ ]Ca2((Fe2+,Mg)4Al)(Si7Al)O22(OH)2 inosilicates amphiboles major
KYANITE Al2OSiO4 nesosilicates - major
MUSCOVITE KAl2(Si3Al)O10(OH)2 phyllosilicates mica major
OMPHACITE (Ca,Na)(Mg,Fe,Al)Si2O6 inosilicates pyroxenes major
RUTILE TiO2 oxides and hydroxides - major
ZOISITE Ca2Al3[Si2O7][SiO4]O(OH) sorosilicates epidote major
Description: eclogite, with garnet crystals in greenish matrix
Country: Austria       Region: Saualpe       Locality:
Donors Comblain Sampling year
Donation year 1967 Registration date
Quantity Dimension code 1>2>3 1
Size Quality code 1>2>3 3
Holotype no Thin section no
Paratype no Chemical analysis no
Radioactive no X-Ray spectra yes