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Treschina fumarole, Second scoria cone, Northern Breakthrough (North Breach), Great Fissure eruption (Main Fracture), Tolbachik volcano, Kamchatka Krai, Russia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 55° 50' North , 160° 20' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 55.83333,160.33333
GeoHash:G#: z9fj8kpht
Locality type:Fumarole
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


Vergasovaite formed at a depth of 20 cm, 150-170 ºC.

Regions containing this locality

Soviet Union (1922-1991)

Country (Former) - 3,744 mineral species & varietal names listed

Koriak-Kamchatka fold zone, Russia

Fold zone - 418 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Bykova E Y, Berlepsch P, Kartashov P M, Brugger J, Armbruster T, Criddle A J (1998) Vergasovaite Cu3O[(Mo,S)O4][SO4], a new copper-oxy-molybdate-sulfate from Kamchatka, Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 78, 479-488
Anglesite var: Cuprian Anglesite
Formula: (Pb,Cu)SO4
Reference: Bykova E Y, Berlepsch P, Kartashov P M, Brugger J, Armbruster T, Criddle A J (1998) Vergasovaite Cu3O[(Mo,S)O4][SO4], a new copper-oxy-molybdate-sulfate from Kamchatka, Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 78, 479-488
Chalcocyanite
Formula: CuSO4
Reference: Bykova E Y, Berlepsch P, Kartashov P M, Brugger J, Armbruster T, Criddle A J (1998) Vergasovaite Cu3O[(Mo,S)O4][SO4], a new copper-oxy-molybdate-sulfate from Kamchatka, Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 78, 479-488
Dolerophanite
Formula: Cu2(SO4)O
Reference: Bykova E Y, Berlepsch P, Kartashov P M, Brugger J, Armbruster T, Criddle A J (1998) Vergasovaite Cu3O[(Mo,S)O4][SO4], a new copper-oxy-molybdate-sulfate from Kamchatka, Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 78, 479-488
Euchlorine
Formula: KNaCu3(SO4)3O
Reference: Bykova E Y, Berlepsch P, Kartashov P M, Brugger J, Armbruster T, Criddle A J (1998) Vergasovaite Cu3O[(Mo,S)O4][SO4], a new copper-oxy-molybdate-sulfate from Kamchatka, Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 78, 479-488
Fedotovite
Formula: K2Cu3(SO4)3O
Reference: Bykova E Y, Berlepsch P, Kartashov P M, Brugger J, Armbruster T, Criddle A J (1998) Vergasovaite Cu3O[(Mo,S)O4][SO4], a new copper-oxy-molybdate-sulfate from Kamchatka, Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 78, 479-488
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Bykova E Y, Berlepsch P, Kartashov P M, Brugger J, Armbruster T, Criddle A J (1998) Vergasovaite Cu3O[(Mo,S)O4][SO4], a new copper-oxy-molybdate-sulfate from Kamchatka, Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 78, 479-488
Tenorite
Formula: CuO
Reference: Bykova E Y, Berlepsch P, Kartashov P M, Brugger J, Armbruster T, Criddle A J (1998) Vergasovaite Cu3O[(Mo,S)O4][SO4], a new copper-oxy-molybdate-sulfate from Kamchatka, Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 78, 479-488
Vergasovaite (TL)
Formula: Cu3(SO4)(MoO4,SO4)O
Reference: Bykova E Y, Berlepsch P, Kartashov P M, Brugger J, Armbruster T, Criddle A J (1998) Vergasovaite Cu3O[(Mo,S)O4][SO4], a new copper-oxy-molybdate-sulfate from Kamchatka, Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 78, 479-488

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Tenorite4.AB.10CuO
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Anglesite'7.AD.35PbSO4
var: Cuprian Anglesite7.AD.35(Pb,Cu)SO4
'Chalcocyanite'7.AB.10CuSO4
Dolerophanite7.BB.20Cu2(SO4)O
Euchlorine7.BC.30KNaCu3(SO4)3O
Fedotovite7.BC.30K2Cu3(SO4)3O
Vergasovaite (TL)7.BB.30Cu3(SO4)(MoO4,SO4)O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Tenorite4.2.3.1CuO
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Chalcocyanite28.3.3.1CuSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Dolerophanite30.2.2.1Cu2(SO4)O
(AB)5(XO4)3Zq
Euchlorine30.3.1.1KNaCu3(SO4)3O
Fedotovite30.3.4.1K2Cu3(SO4)3O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Anglesite
var: Cuprian Anglesite
-(Pb,Cu)SO4
Vergasovaite (TL)-Cu3(SO4)(MoO4,SO4)O

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O AnglesitePbSO4
O ChalcocyaniteCuSO4
O Anglesite (var: Cuprian Anglesite)(Pb,Cu)SO4
O DolerophaniteCu2(SO4)O
O EuchlorineKNaCu3(SO4)3O
O FedotoviteK2Cu3(SO4)3O
O TenoriteCuO
O VergasovaiteCu3(SO4)(MoO4,SO4)O
NaSodium
Na EuchlorineKNaCu3(SO4)3O
SSulfur
S AnglesitePbSO4
S ChalcocyaniteCuSO4
S Anglesite (var: Cuprian Anglesite)(Pb,Cu)SO4
S DolerophaniteCu2(SO4)O
S EuchlorineKNaCu3(SO4)3O
S FedotoviteK2Cu3(SO4)3O
S VergasovaiteCu3(SO4)(MoO4,SO4)O
KPotassium
K EuchlorineKNaCu3(SO4)3O
K FedotoviteK2Cu3(SO4)3O
CuCopper
Cu ChalcocyaniteCuSO4
Cu Anglesite (var: Cuprian Anglesite)(Pb,Cu)SO4
Cu DolerophaniteCu2(SO4)O
Cu EuchlorineKNaCu3(SO4)3O
Cu FedotoviteK2Cu3(SO4)3O
Cu TenoriteCuO
Cu VergasovaiteCu3(SO4)(MoO4,SO4)O
MoMolybdenum
Mo VergasovaiteCu3(SO4)(MoO4,SO4)O
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb AnglesitePbSO4
Pb Anglesite (var: Cuprian Anglesite)(Pb,Cu)SO4

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Quaternary
0 - 2.588 Ma



ID: 3187536
Cenozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Pleistocene (0 - 2.588 Ma)

Lithology: Mafic volcanic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Bykova E Y, Berlepsch P, Kartashov P M, Brugger J, Armbruster T, Criddle A J (1998) Vergasovaite Cu3O[(Mo,S)O4][SO4], a new copper-oxy-molybdate-sulfate from Kamchatka, Schweizerische Mineralogische und Petrographische Mitteilungen, 78, 479-488

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