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Hirogawara mine (Hirogawarasawa), Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama, Japani
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Hirogawara mine (Hirogawarasawa)Mine
Urayama- not defined -
Chichibu CityCity
SaitamaPrefecture
JapanCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 35° North , 138° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~23km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Manganese mine, now closed.

Regions containing this locality

Honshu Island, Japan

Island - 1,361 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


26 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
'Apatite' ?
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Caryopilite
Formula: Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Gageite
Formula: Mn21(Si4O12)2O3(OH)20
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Hübnerite
Formula: MnWO4
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Jacobsite
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Kellyite
Formula: Mn2+2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Manganosite
Formula: MnO
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Metaswitzerite
Formula: Mn2+3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Neotocite
Formula: (Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Polydymite ?
Formula: Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Rambergite
Formula: MnS
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Siegenite ?
Formula: CoNi2S4
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Sulphur
Formula: S8
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Switzerite
Formula: (Mn,Fe)3(PO4)2 · 7H2O
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Tephroite
Formula: Mn2+2SiO4
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Tučekite ?
Formula: Ni9Sb2S8
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"
Wiserite
Formula: (Mn,Mg)14[Cl|(OH)8|(Si,Mg)(O,OH)4|(B2O5)4]
Reference: K. Nishikubo, T. Yamada, A. Harada, M. Takizawa, K. Tange, Y. Kosuge, R. Miyawaki, and S. Matsubara (2005) "Rambergite from the Hirogawara mine, Urayama, Chichibu City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan"

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Sulphur'1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Alabandite'2.CD.10MnS
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Polydymite' ?2.DA.05Ni2+Ni3+2S4
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Rambergite'2.CB.45MnS
'Siegenite' ?2.DA.05CoNi2S4
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
'Tučekite' ?2.BB.10Ni9Sb2S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Hausmannite'4.BB.10Mn2+Mn3+2O4
'Hübnerite'4.DB.30MnWO4
'Jacobsite'4.BB.05Mn2+Fe3+2O4
'Manganosite'4.AB.25MnO
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Rhodochrosite'5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 6 - Borates
'Wiserite'6.BA.20(Mn,Mg)14[Cl|(OH)8|(Si,Mg)(O,OH)4|(B2O5)4]
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
'Gypsum'7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Metaswitzerite'8.CE.25Mn2+3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
'Switzerite'8.CE.25(Mn,Fe)3(PO4)2 · 7H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Caryopilite'9.ED.15Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
'Gageite'9.DH.35Mn21(Si4O12)2O3(OH)20
'Kellyite'9.ED.15Mn2+2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
'Neotocite'9.ED.20(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
'Tephroite'9.AC.05Mn2+2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite' ?-
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Alabandite2.8.1.4MnS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Polydymite ?2.10.1.7Ni2+Ni3+2S4
Siegenite ?2.10.1.6CoNi2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 4
Tučekite ?3.2.5.5Ni9Sb2S8
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Manganosite4.2.1.3MnO
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Hausmannite7.2.7.1Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Jacobsite7.2.2.2Mn2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Group 27 - COMPOUND BORATES
Miscellaneous
Wiserite27.1.10.1(Mn,Mg)14[Cl|(OH)8|(Si,Mg)(O,OH)4|(B2O5)4]
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
A3(XO4)2·xH2O
Metaswitzerite40.3.5.2Mn2+3(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Switzerite40.3.5.4(Mn,Fe)3(PO4)2 · 7H2O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Hübnerite48.1.1.1MnWO4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Tephroite51.3.1.4Mn2+2SiO4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Caryopilite71.1.2b.1Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
Kellyite71.1.2c.5Mn2+2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Neotocite71.1.5.4(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite' ?-
'Chlorite Group'-
Gageite-Mn21(Si4O12)2O3(OH)20
Rambergite-MnS

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CaryopiliteMn32+Si2O5(OH)4
H GageiteMn21(Si4O12)2O3(OH)20
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H KellyiteMn22+Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
H MetaswitzeriteMn32+(PO4)2 · 4H2O
H Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
H Switzerite(Mn,Fe)3(PO4)2 · 7H2O
H Wiserite(Mn,Mg)14[Cl|(OH)8|(Si,Mg)(O,OH)4|(B2O5)4]
BBoron
B Wiserite(Mn,Mg)14[Cl|(OH)8|(Si,Mg)(O,OH)4|(B2O5)4]
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O CaryopiliteMn32+Si2O5(OH)4
O GageiteMn21(Si4O12)2O3(OH)20
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
O HübneriteMnWO4
O JacobsiteMn2+Fe23+O4
O KellyiteMn22+Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
O ManganositeMnO
O MetaswitzeriteMn32+(PO4)2 · 4H2O
O Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O Switzerite(Mn,Fe)3(PO4)2 · 7H2O
O TephroiteMn22+SiO4
O Wiserite(Mn,Mg)14[Cl|(OH)8|(Si,Mg)(O,OH)4|(B2O5)4]
MgMagnesium
Mg Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Mg Wiserite(Mn,Mg)14[Cl|(OH)8|(Si,Mg)(O,OH)4|(B2O5)4]
AlAluminium
Al KellyiteMn22+Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si CaryopiliteMn32+Si2O5(OH)4
Si GageiteMn21(Si4O12)2O3(OH)20
Si KellyiteMn22+Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Si Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Si QuartzSiO2
Si TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Si Wiserite(Mn,Mg)14[Cl|(OH)8|(Si,Mg)(O,OH)4|(B2O5)4]
PPhosphorus
P MetaswitzeriteMn32+(PO4)2 · 4H2O
P Switzerite(Mn,Fe)3(PO4)2 · 7H2O
SSulfur
S AlabanditeMnS
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S PolydymiteNi2+Ni23+S4
S PyriteFeS2
S RambergiteMnS
S SiegeniteCoNi2S4
S SphaleriteZnS
S SulphurS8
S TučekiteNi9Sb2S8
ClChlorine
Cl Wiserite(Mn,Mg)14[Cl|(OH)8|(Si,Mg)(O,OH)4|(B2O5)4]
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
MnManganese
Mn AlabanditeMnS
Mn CaryopiliteMn32+Si2O5(OH)4
Mn GageiteMn21(Si4O12)2O3(OH)20
Mn HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
Mn HübneriteMnWO4
Mn JacobsiteMn2+Fe23+O4
Mn KellyiteMn22+Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Mn ManganositeMnO
Mn MetaswitzeriteMn32+(PO4)2 · 4H2O
Mn Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Mn RambergiteMnS
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn Switzerite(Mn,Fe)3(PO4)2 · 7H2O
Mn TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Mn Wiserite(Mn,Mg)14[Cl|(OH)8|(Si,Mg)(O,OH)4|(B2O5)4]
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe JacobsiteMn2+Fe23+O4
Fe Neotocite(Mn,Fe,Mg)SiO3 · H2O
Fe PyriteFeS2
CoCobalt
Co SiegeniteCoNi2S4
NiNickel
Ni PolydymiteNi2+Ni23+S4
Ni SiegeniteCoNi2S4
Ni TučekiteNi9Sb2S8
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SbAntimony
Sb TučekiteNi9Sb2S8
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
WTungsten
W HübneriteMnWO4

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