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Hammaslahti deposit (Lähdekorpi deposit), Joensuu, North Karelia, Finlandi
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Hammaslahti deposit (Lähdekorpi deposit)Deposit
JoensuuMunicipality
North KareliaRegion
FinlandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 62° 27' 44'' North , 30° 1' 48'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 62.46222,30.03000
GeoHash:G#: uej776ghv
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


Cu-Zn deposit.
A pipe-like, originally cross-cutting sulphide mineralization in sedimentary environment.

Select Mineral List Type

Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


25 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
'Biotite'
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Cubanite
Formula: CuFe2S3
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
'Hornblende'
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
Mackayite ?
Formula: Fe3+(Te4+2O5)(OH)
Description: Might have been error for mackinawaite?
Reference: Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
Mackinawite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)9S8
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html; Lips, ALW (2006) A review of non-ferrous mineral deposits in Europe - Finalised initial database BRGM/RP -54957 - FR
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: http://en.gtk.fi/ExplorationFinland/Commodities/Zinc/hammaslahti.html

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Cubanite'2.CB.55aCuFe2S3
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Mackinawite'2.CC.25(Fe,Ni)9S8
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
'Ilmenite'4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
'Mackayite' ?4.JL.10Fe3+(Te4+2O5)(OH)
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
'Rutile'4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Epidote'9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hornblende'-
Serpentine Subgroup-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series-

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
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Mackinawite2.7.2.1(Fe,Ni)9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Cubanite2.9.13.1CuFe2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 34 - SELENITES, TELLURITES AND SULFITES
Anhydrous Selenites, Tellurites and Sulfites containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Mackayite ?34.6.1.1Fe3+(Te4+2O5)(OH)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Hornblende'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H MackayiteFe3+(Te24+O5)(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O CalciteCaCO3
O CassiteriteSnO2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MackayiteFe3+(Te24+O5)(OH)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O SideriteFeCO3
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CubaniteCuFe2S3
S GalenaPbS
S Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe CubaniteCuFe2S3
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MackayiteFe3+(Te24+O5)(OH)
Fe Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
NiNickel
Ni Mackinawite(Fe,Ni)9S8
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CubaniteCuFe2S3
ZnZinc
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
TeTellurium
Te MackayiteFe3+(Te24+O5)(OH)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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.

Click on geological units on the map for more information. Click here to view full-screen map on Macrostrat.org

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3184995
Paleoproterozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 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]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3157171
Proterozoic I mica

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Description: undifferentiated metamorphic

Lithology: Major:{mica schist}, Minor{meta-sandstone,schist group,conglomerate}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 658571
Sedimentary; Slope and deep water

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Description: Northern Europe, Svecofennian and Lapland-Kola orogens

Comments: Orogen, fold-thrust belt, folded region; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08

Lithology: Greywacke, phyllite, mica schist, meta-arkose, graphitic schist, paragneiss, conglomerate, amphibolite

Reference: J.C. Harrison, M.R. St-Onge, O.V. Petrov, S.I. Strelnikov, B.G. Lopatin, F.H. Wilson, S. Tella, D. Paul, T. Lynds, S.P. Shokalsky, C.K. Hults, S. Bergman, H.F. Jepsen, and A. Solli. Geological map of the Arctic. doi:10.4095/287868. Geological Survey of Canada Map 2159A. [2]

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

References

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Vanhala, H., Räisänen, M. L., Huotari, T., Valjus, T., Lehtimäki, J., & Suppala, I. (2004, September). Characterizing tailings impoundment at the closed Hammaslahti Cu-Zn mine, Finland. In Near Surface 2004-10th EAGE European Meeting of Environmental and Engineering Geophysics.

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