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Elafos Mines, Elafos area, Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greecei
Regional Level Types
Elafos MinesGroup of Mines
Elafos areaArea
Lavrion District MinesGroup of Mining Districts (Abandoned)
LavreotikiMunicipality
East AtticaRegional Unit
AtticaAdministrative Region
GreeceCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° North , 24° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~7km
Locality type:
Group of Mines
Name(s) in local language(s):
Έλαφος, Λαύριο, Αττική, Ελλάδα


A district rich in secondary Zn ore (smithsonite etc.).

The main adit is Elafos 3.

Regions containing this locality

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Aegean Sea PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


28 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

Note: this is a very new system on mindat.org and data is currently VERY limited. Please bear with us while we work towards adding this information!

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Alphabetical List Tree Diagram

Detailed Mineral List:

Adamite
Formula: Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Allophane
Formula: (Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Aragonite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Arsenocrandallite
Formula: CaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Aurichalcite
Formula: (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
'Calamine'
Reference: Hanke, H. (1998): Laurion - ein Rückblick auf die Funde der letzten drei Jahre. Mineralien-Welt, 9 (2), 37-45.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Chalcanthite
Formula: CuSO4 · 5H2O
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Cryptomelane
Formula: K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Gypsum var: Selenite
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Hanke, H. (1998) Laurion - ein Rückblick auf die Funde der letzten drei Jahre. Mineralien-Welt, 9 (2), 37-45.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Plattnerite
Formula: PbO2
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
'Psilomelane'
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Lapis, 24, 7/8 (1999)
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Hanke, H. (1998) Laurion - ein Rückblick auf die Funde der letzten drei Jahre. Mineralien-Welt, 9 (2), 37-45.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cryptomelane4.DK.05aK(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Gibbsite4.FE.10Al(OH)3
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Plattnerite4.DB.05PbO2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Aragonite5.AB.15CaCO3
Aurichalcite5.BA.15(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Chalcanthite7.CB.20CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
var: Selenite7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Adamite8.BB.30Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Arsenocrandallite8.BL.10CaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Group 9 - Silicates
Allophane9.ED.20(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Calamine'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
AX2
Plattnerite4.4.1.6PbO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB8X16
Cryptomelane7.9.1.2K(Mn4+7Mn3+)O16
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Aurichalcite16a.4.2.1(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Chalcanthite29.6.7.1CuSO4 · 5H2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq
Adamite41.6.6.3Zn2(AsO4)(OH)
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Arsenocrandallite42.7.4.1CaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Allophane71.1.5.1(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Aragonite-CaCO3
'Calamine'-
Gypsum
var: Selenite
-CaSO4 · 2H2O
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Psilomelane'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
H Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
H ArsenocrandalliteCaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
H Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
H ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
H GibbsiteAl(OH)3
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C AragoniteCaCO3
C Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
OOxygen
O AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
O Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O AragoniteCaCO3
O ArsenocrandalliteCaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
O Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
O CalciteCaCO3
O ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
O CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O GibbsiteAl(OH)3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O PlattneritePbO2
O QuartzSiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Al ArsenocrandalliteCaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Al GibbsiteAl(OH)3
SiSilicon
Si Allophane(Al2O3)(SiO2)1.3-2 · 2.5-3H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
S ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S ChalcociteCu2S
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
KPotassium
K CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca AragoniteCaCO3
Ca ArsenocrandalliteCaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Gypsum (var: Selenite)CaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
MnManganese
Mn CryptomelaneK(Mn74+Mn3+)O16
FeIron
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
CuCopper
Cu Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
Cu ChalcanthiteCuSO4 · 5H2O
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
ZnZinc
Zn AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
Zn Aurichalcite(Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
AsArsenic
As AdamiteZn2(AsO4)(OH)
As ArsenocrandalliteCaAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
PbLead
Pb PlattneritePbO2

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- Hanke, H. (1998): Laurion - ein Rückblick auf die Funde der letzten drei Jahre. Mineralien-Welt, 9 (2), 37-45.


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