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Commonwealth Mine, Mt Painter area, Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station) , North Flinders Ranges, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australiai
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Commonwealth MineMine
Mt Painter area- not defined -
Arkaroola Region (Arkaroola Wilderness Sanctuary; Arkaroola Station) Region
North Flinders Ranges- not defined -
Flinders RangesMining Region
South AustraliaState
AustraliaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
30° 11' 5'' South , 139° 21' 29'' East
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Locality type:


A copper mine.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


16 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119
'Apatite'
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Coats & Blissetts 1971, Bull 43, SA Mines Department; SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119; Brown, H.Y.L., (1908), Record of The Mines of South Australia , 4th ed., Government Printer, Adelaide.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Brown, H.Y.L., (1908), Record of The Mines of South Australia , 4th ed., Government Printer, Adelaide.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119; Brown, H.Y.L., (1908), Record of The Mines of South Australia , 4th ed., Government Printer, Adelaide.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Brown, H.Y.L., (1908), Record of The Mines of South Australia , 4th ed., Government Printer, Adelaide.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Coats & Blissetts 1971, Bull 43, SA Mines Department; SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Coats & Blissetts 1971, Bull 43, SA Mines Department; SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119; Brown, H.Y.L., (1908), Record of The Mines of South Australia , 4th ed., Government Printer, Adelaide.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Coats & Blissetts 1971, Bull 43, SA Mines Department; SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119; Brown, H.Y.L., (1908), Record of The Mines of South Australia , 4th ed., Government Printer, Adelaide.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119; Brown, H.Y.L., (1908), Record of The Mines of South Australia , 4th ed., Government Printer, Adelaide.
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119
Uranophane
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119
Witherite
Formula: BaCO3
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: SA Geodata Database - Mineral Deposit Details Deposit Number: 2119

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Witherite5.AB.15BaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Uranophane9.AK.15Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Witherite14.1.3.2BaCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 53 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions or Complex Cations
Insular SiO4 Groups and Other Anions of Complex Cations with (UO2)
Uranophane53.3.1.2Ca(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Apatite'-Ca5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
Quartz
var: Jasper
-SiO2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C WitheriteBaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C CerussitePbCO3
OOxygen
O UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O WitheriteBaCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O HematiteFe2O3
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O QuartzSiO2
O CerussitePbCO3
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
F ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
MgMagnesium
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
AlAluminium
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
SiSilicon
Si UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si QuartzSiO2
PPhosphorus
P ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S PyriteFeS2
ClChlorine
Cl ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca ApatiteCa5(PO4)3(Cl/F/OH)
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
BaBarium
Ba WitheriteBaCO3
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PbLead
Pb CerussitePbCO3
UUranium
U UranophaneCa(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2 · 5H2O

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