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Table 1 X-ray diffraction data of different Paleozoic studied rock units

From: Mineralogy and diagenetic impacts on chemical composition of Paleozoic mudrocks, southwestern Sinai, Egypt

Age

Fms.

S. No.

Mineral detected

Normal

Glycolated

Heated

dA0

І/Io

2θ

dA0

І/Io

dA0

І/Io

Paleozoic

Late Paleozoic

Early Carboniferous

Magharet El Maiah

75

Kaolinite

3.37

100

26.39

3.35

100

26.57

Illite

10.30

3.09

8.58

10.07

3.33

8.77

3.38

100

26.34

73

Kaolinite

3.36

100

26.45

26.53

100

3.35

Illite

10.24

3.94

8.63

10.22

3.94

8.65

3.37

100

26.44

66

Kaolinite

7.17

100

12.33

7.16

100

12.36

Illite

3.07

12.50

29.07

3.06

17.22

29.10

3.34

100

26.63

El Hashash

62

Kaolinite

7.18

100

12.32

7.19

100

12.30

Illite

4.48

7.18

19.77

4.48

8.81

19.80

3.36

100

26.44

Early Paleozoic

Cambro-Ordovician

Adedia

40

Kaolinite

7.21

100

12.26

7.22

100

12.24

Illite

10.16

73.63

8.69

10.18

59.77

8.68

3.37

100

26.40

Abu

Hamata

30

Kaolinite

7.19

100

12.30

7.24

100

12.21

Illite

3.35

37.86

26.54

3.36

43.16

26.51

3.37

100

26.40

25

Kaolinite

7.18

100

12.32

7.23

100

12.23

Illite

10.08

13.30

8.76

10.25

15.14

8.62

10.07

100

8.77