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- Amphiboles can be green, black, colorless, white, yellow, blue, or brown. The International Mineralogical ****ociation currently classifies amphiboles...
- French for "pure asbestos") Gasket, containing nearly unbound asbestos Amphiboles including amosite (brown asbestos) and crocidolite (blue asbestos) were...
- of magnesium-rich amphibole, the latter being metastable. ****mingtonite shares few compositional similarities with alkali amphiboles such as arfvedsonite...
- minerals, such as olivine and pyroxene. However, micas and aluminium-rich amphiboles were excluded, while some calcium minerals containing little iron or magnesium...
- + Na2O) are described as peralkaline, and they contain unusual sodium amphiboles such as riebeckite. Granites in which there is an excess of aluminum beyond...
- of hornblende amphibole is called a hornblendite, which is usually a crystal ****ulate rock. Igneous rocks with greater than 90% amphiboles, which have a...
- The major examples of these are quartz, the feldspars, the micas, the amphiboles, the pyroxenes, the olivines, and calcite; except for the last one, all...
- locally up to 40-50 %. Some carbonatite veins do not have amphiboles at all. The amphiboles of Siilinjärvi are usually subhedral and the typical grain...
- abundant contained mineral. Metamorphic rocks composed dominantly of amphiboles are referred to as amphibolites. Blatt, Harvey and Robert J. Tracy (1996)...
- Riebeckite is a sodium-rich member of the amphibole group of silicate minerals, chemical formula Na2(Fe2+3Fe3+2)Si8O22(OH)2. It forms a solid solution...