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Fujii mine, Wakasa-cho, Mikata-kaminaka District, Fukui, Japani
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Fujii mineMine
Wakasa-cho- not defined -
Mikata-kaminaka DistrictDistrict
FukuiPrefecture
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
35° 32' North , 135° 51' East
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Obama32,896 (2017)10.3km
Tsuruga68,482 (2017)22.4km
Kitahama23,836 (2018)41.2km
Nagahama62,089 (2017)41.2km
Hikone110,925 (2017)48.0km
Name(s) in local language(s):
藤井鉱山, 福井県 三方上中郡 若狭町


Metasedimentary manganese ore.

The road to the mine is closed strictly by gates and fences for prevention of illegal dumping, illegal collection of wild vegetables and aggressive mineral collection activities...

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


22 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Allanite-(La)
Formula: {CaLa}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Tanaka, H. et al. (2010) Momoiite (Mn2+,Ca)3(V3+,Al)2Si3O12, a new manganese vanadium garnet from Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 105, 92-96.
Bustamite
Formula: CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Reference: Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Caryopilite ?
Formula: Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
Reference: Kato, A. (2010) Mumeikai Group meeting, No. 30.
Galaxite
Formula: Mn2+Al2O4
Reference: Kato, A. (2010) Mumeikai Group meeting, No. 30.; 加藤昭, & 松原聰. (1980). 本邦産マンガン硼酸塩鉱物. 鉱物学雜誌, 14(Special3), 86-97.
Goldmanite
Formula: Ca3V3+2(SiO4)3
Description: Light green anhedral inclusions in pink rhodonite.
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection
Hausmannite
Formula: Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Reference: Kato, A. (2010) Mumeikai Group meeting, No. 30.
Jacobsite
Formula: Mn2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Kato, A. (2010) Mumeikai Group meeting, No. 30.; 加藤昭, & 松原聰. (1980). 本邦産マンガン硼酸塩鉱物. 鉱物学雜誌, 14(Special3), 86-97.
Jimboite
Formula: (Mn2+,Mg)3[BO3]2
Reference: National Science Museum (Tokyo) specimen; 加藤昭, & 松原聰. (1980). 本邦産マンガン硼酸塩鉱物. 鉱物学雜誌, 14(Special3), 86-97.
Kellyite
Formula: Mn2+2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Reference: Matsubara & Kato (1986) Memoirs of the National Science Museum (Tokyo), 19, 7-18.
Manganosite
Formula: MnO
Reference: Kato, A. (2010) Mumeikai Group meeting, No. 30.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Tanaka, H. et al. (2010) Momoiite (Mn2+,Ca)3(V3+,Al)2Si3O12, a new manganese vanadium garnet from Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 105, 92-96.
Momoiite
Formula: (Mn2+,Ca)3V3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Tanaka, H. et al. (2010) Momoiite (Mn2+,Ca)3(V3+,Al)2Si3O12, a new manganese vanadium garnet from Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 105, 92-96. [http://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/jmps/105/2/92/_pdf]; Endo, S., Nagashima, M., Enami, M. (2019): Crystal chemistry and Raman spectroscopy of momoiite from Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 114, 161-169.
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: Tanaka, H. et al. (2010) Momoiite (Mn2+,Ca)3(V3+,Al)2Si3O12, a new manganese vanadium garnet from Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 105, 92-96.
Pyrochroite
Formula: Mn(OH)2
Reference: Kato, A. (2010) Mumeikai Group meeting, No. 30.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Tanaka, H. et al. (2010) Momoiite (Mn2+,Ca)3(V3+,Al)2Si3O12, a new manganese vanadium garnet from Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 105, 92-96.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Kato, A. (2010) Mumeikai Group meeting, No. 30.; Tanaka, H. et al. (2010) Momoiite (Mn2+,Ca)3(V3+,Al)2Si3O12, a new manganese vanadium garnet from Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 105, 92-96. ; 加藤昭, & 松原聰. (1980). 本邦産マンガン硼酸塩鉱物. 鉱物学雜誌, 14(Special3), 86-97.
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Reference: H. Momoi (1964) Memoirs of the Faculty of Science, Kyushu University, Series D, Geology, 15, #1, 39-63.; Tanaka, H. et al. (2010) Momoiite (Mn2+,Ca)3(V3+,Al)2Si3O12, a new manganese vanadium garnet from Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 105, 92-96.
Sonolite
Formula: Mn2+9(SiO4)4(OH)2
Reference: Kato, A. (2010) Mumeikai Group meeting, No. 30.; 加藤昭, & 松原聰. (1980). 本邦産マンガン硼酸塩鉱物. 鉱物学雜誌, 14(Special3), 86-97.
Spessartine
Formula: Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Kato, A. (2010) Mumeikai Group meeting, No. 30.; Tanaka, H. et al. (2010) Momoiite (Mn2+,Ca)3(V3+,Al)2Si3O12, a new manganese vanadium garnet from Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 105, 92-96.
Sussexite
Formula: Mn2+BO2(OH)
Reference: Anovitz, L.M. and Grew, E.S. (2002) Mineralogy, petrology and geochemistry of boron: an introduction, p 23 (in Reviews in Mineralogy, vol 33, Mineralogical Society of America).; 加藤昭, & 松原聰. (1980). 本邦産マンガン硼酸塩鉱物. 鉱物学雜誌, 14(Special3), 86-97.
Tephroite
Formula: Mn2+2SiO4
Reference: H. Momoi (1964) Memoirs of the Faculty of Science, Kyushu University, Series D, Geology, 15, #1, 39-63.; Tanaka, H. et al. (2010) Momoiite (Mn2+,Ca)3(V3+,Al)2Si3O12, a new manganese vanadium garnet from Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences 105, 92-96. ; 加藤昭, & 松原聰. (1980). 本邦産マンガン硼酸塩鉱物. 鉱物学雜誌, 14(Special3), 86-97.
Wiserite
Formula: (Mn2+,Mg)14(B2O5)4(OH)8 · (Si,Mg)(O,OH)4Cl
Reference: 加藤昭, & 松原聰. (1980). 本邦産マンガン硼酸塩鉱物. 鉱物学雜誌, 14(Special3), 86-97.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Galaxite4.BB.05Mn2+Al2O4
Hausmannite4.BB.10Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Jacobsite4.BB.05Mn2+Fe3+2O4
Manganosite4.AB.25MnO
Pyrochroite4.FE.05Mn(OH)2
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Rhodochrosite5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 6 - Borates
Jimboite6.AA.35(Mn2+,Mg)3[BO3]2
Sussexite6.BA.15Mn2+BO2(OH)
Wiserite6.BA.20(Mn2+,Mg)14(B2O5)4(OH)8 · (Si,Mg)(O,OH)4Cl
Group 9 - Silicates
Allanite-(La)9.BG.05b{CaLa}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Bustamite9.DG.05CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Caryopilite ?9.ED.15Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
Goldmanite9.AD.25Ca3V3+2(SiO4)3
Kellyite9.ED.15Mn2+2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Momoiite9.AD.25(Mn2+,Ca)3V3+2(SiO4)3
Rhodonite9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
Sonolite9.AF.55Mn2+9(SiO4)4(OH)2
Spessartine9.AD.25Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Tephroite9.AC.05Mn2+2SiO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX
Manganosite4.2.1.3MnO
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
X(OH)2
Pyrochroite6.2.1.3Mn(OH)2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Galaxite7.2.1.2Mn2+Al2O4
Hausmannite7.2.7.1Mn2+Mn3+2O4
Jacobsite7.2.2.2Mn2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
Group 24 - ANHYDROUS BORATES
AmBn[XO3]p
Jimboite24.3.2.2(Mn2+,Mg)3[BO3]2
Group 25 - ANHYDROUS BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Diborates
Sussexite25.2.1.1Mn2+BO2(OH)
Group 27 - COMPOUND BORATES
Miscellaneous
Wiserite27.1.10.1(Mn2+,Mg)14(B2O5)4(OH)8 · (Si,Mg)(O,OH)4Cl
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with all cations in octahedral [6] coordination
Tephroite51.3.1.4Mn2+2SiO4
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Goldmanite51.4.3b.4Ca3V3+2(SiO4)3
Momoiite51.4.4.5(Mn2+,Ca)3V3+2(SiO4)3
Spessartine51.4.3a.3Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Sonolite52.3.2d.3Mn2+9(SiO4)4(OH)2
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)
Allanite-(La)58.2.1a.2{CaLa}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Bustamite65.2.1.2CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Caryopilite ?71.1.2b.1Mn2+3Si2O5(OH)4
Kellyite71.1.2c.5Mn2+2Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H KellyiteMn22+Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
H SussexiteMn2+BO2(OH)
H PyrochroiteMn(OH)2
H SonoliteMn92+(SiO4)4(OH)2
H Allanite-(La){CaLa}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Wiserite(Mn2+,Mg)14(B2O5)4(OH)8 · (Si,Mg)(O,OH)4Cl
H CaryopiliteMn32+Si2O5(OH)4
BBoron
B Jimboite(Mn2+,Mg)3[BO3]2
B SussexiteMn2+BO2(OH)
B Wiserite(Mn2+,Mg)14(B2O5)4(OH)8 · (Si,Mg)(O,OH)4Cl
CCarbon
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O Jimboite(Mn2+,Mg)3[BO3]2
O KellyiteMn22+Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
O TephroiteMn22+SiO4
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O GoldmaniteCa3V23+(SiO4)3
O BustamiteCaMn2+(Si2O6)
O SussexiteMn2+BO2(OH)
O Momoiite(Mn2+,Ca)3V23+(SiO4)3
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
O ManganositeMnO
O PyrochroiteMn(OH)2
O SonoliteMn92+(SiO4)4(OH)2
O GalaxiteMn2+Al2O4
O HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
O JacobsiteMn2+Fe23+O4
O QuartzSiO2
O Allanite-(La){CaLa}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Wiserite(Mn2+,Mg)14(B2O5)4(OH)8 · (Si,Mg)(O,OH)4Cl
O CaryopiliteMn32+Si2O5(OH)4
MgMagnesium
Mg Jimboite(Mn2+,Mg)3[BO3]2
Mg Wiserite(Mn2+,Mg)14(B2O5)4(OH)8 · (Si,Mg)(O,OH)4Cl
AlAluminium
Al KellyiteMn22+Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Al SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Al GalaxiteMn2+Al2O4
Al Allanite-(La){CaLa}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si KellyiteMn22+Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Si TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Si GoldmaniteCa3V23+(SiO4)3
Si BustamiteCaMn2+(Si2O6)
Si Momoiite(Mn2+,Ca)3V23+(SiO4)3
Si SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Si SonoliteMn92+(SiO4)4(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Allanite-(La){CaLa}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Wiserite(Mn2+,Mg)14(B2O5)4(OH)8 · (Si,Mg)(O,OH)4Cl
Si CaryopiliteMn32+Si2O5(OH)4
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
ClChlorine
Cl Wiserite(Mn2+,Mg)14(B2O5)4(OH)8 · (Si,Mg)(O,OH)4Cl
CaCalcium
Ca GoldmaniteCa3V23+(SiO4)3
Ca BustamiteCaMn2+(Si2O6)
Ca Momoiite(Mn2+,Ca)3V23+(SiO4)3
Ca Allanite-(La){CaLa}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
VVanadium
V GoldmaniteCa3V23+(SiO4)3
V Momoiite(Mn2+,Ca)3V23+(SiO4)3
MnManganese
Mn Jimboite(Mn2+,Mg)3[BO3]2
Mn KellyiteMn22+Al(AlSiO5)(OH)4
Mn TephroiteMn22+SiO4
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Mn BustamiteCaMn2+(Si2O6)
Mn SussexiteMn2+BO2(OH)
Mn Momoiite(Mn2+,Ca)3V23+(SiO4)3
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn SpessartineMn32+Al2(SiO4)3
Mn ManganositeMnO
Mn PyrochroiteMn(OH)2
Mn SonoliteMn92+(SiO4)4(OH)2
Mn GalaxiteMn2+Al2O4
Mn HausmanniteMn2+Mn23+O4
Mn JacobsiteMn2+Fe23+O4
Mn Wiserite(Mn2+,Mg)14(B2O5)4(OH)8 · (Si,Mg)(O,OH)4Cl
Mn CaryopiliteMn32+Si2O5(OH)4
FeIron
Fe JacobsiteMn2+Fe23+O4
Fe Allanite-(La){CaLa}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
NiNickel
Ni NickelineNiAs
AsArsenic
As NickelineNiAs
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
LaLanthanum
La Allanite-(La){CaLa}{Al2Fe2+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)

References

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Endo, S., Nagashima, M., Enami, M. (2019): Crystal chemistry and Raman spectroscopy of momoiite from Japan. Journal of Mineralogical and Petrological Sciences, 114, 161-169.

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