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  • Listed: November 7, 2012 8:36 am
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Mineral Database > App for Android
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Description

The Mineral Database contains 4,000+ minerals species descriptions with physical and optical information.

There are over 4,900 known mineral species; over 4,660 of these have been approved by the International Mineralogical Association (IMA). The silicate minerals compose over 90% of the Earth’s crust. The diversity and abundance of mineral species is controlled by the Earth’s chemistry. Silicon and oxygen constitute approximately 75% of the Earth’s crust, which translates directly into the predominance of silicate minerals. Minerals are distinguished by various chemical and physical properties. Differences in chemical composition and crystal structure distinguish various species, and these properties in turn are influenced by the mineral’s geological environment of formation. Changes in the temperature, pressure, and bulk composition of a rock mass cause changes in its mineralogy; however, a rock can maintain its bulk composition, but as long as temperature and pressure change, its mineralogy can change as well.

Main Features
– Database of 4,600+ mineral species
– Physical and optical information per species
– More then 5000 mineral images
– Search on mineral names
– Unlimited storage of specimen/mineral digital photographs

You can install the Mineral database on you phone via this link:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.heinisblog.mineraldatabase

Of via the Play Store on you Android device :-)

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