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Shiraita mine, Uonuma City, Niigata Prefecture, Japani
Regional Level Types
Shiraita mineMine
Uonuma CityCity
Niigata PrefecturePrefecture
JapanCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
37° North , 139° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~34km
Locality type:


Epithermal vein.

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Brianyoungite
Formula: Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
Reference: Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Ryoichi SADANAGA and Michiaki BUNNO (1974) THE WAKABAYASHI MINERAL COLLECTION Bulletin No. 7 The University Museum, The University of Tokyo
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Ryoichi SADANAGA and Michiaki BUNNO (1974) THE WAKABAYASHI MINERAL COLLECTION Bulletin No. 7 The University Museum, The University of Tokyo
Plumbojarosite
Formula: Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Yamada et al (2001) Koubutsu-Gakkai Kou'en-Youshi, 69.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ryoichi SADANAGA and Michiaki BUNNO (1974) THE WAKABAYASHI MINERAL COLLECTION Bulletin No. 7 The University Museum, The University of Tokyo
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Ryoichi SADANAGA and Michiaki BUNNO (1974) THE WAKABAYASHI MINERAL COLLECTION Bulletin No. 7 The University Museum, The University of Tokyo

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Brianyoungite5.BF.30Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Plumbojarosite7.BC.10Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Plumbojarosite30.2.5.6Pb0.5Fe3+3(SO4)2(OH)6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Brianyoungite-Zn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
H BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
CCarbon
C BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
O BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
O BaryteBaSO4
O AnglesitePbSO4
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
S BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
S BaryteBaSO4
S AnglesitePbSO4
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn BrianyoungiteZn3(CO3,SO4)(OH)4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb PlumbojarositePb0.5Fe33+(SO4)2(OH)6
Pb AnglesitePbSO4

Other Regions, Features and Areas containing this locality

AsiaContinent
Japan
Okhotsk PlateTectonic Plate

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