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Uchinotai deposit, Kosaka mine, Kosaka, Akita, Japani
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Uchinotai depositDeposit
Kosaka mineMine
Kosaka- not defined -
AkitaPrefecture
JapanCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° 19' 48'' North , 140° 45' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 40.33000,140.75000
GeoHash:G#: xphj6vg52
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Dfa : Hot-summer humid continental climate


Kuroko-type massive sulphide deposit, consisting of two orebodies - Uchinotai East and Uchinotai West.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: www.mineralmundi.com/japan.htm (USGS data)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: www.mineralmundi.com/japan.htm (USGS data)
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: www.mineralmundi.com/japan.htm (USGS data)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: www.mineralmundi.com/japan.htm (USGS data); Makoto Watanabe (1983) Journal of Science of the Hiroshima University, Series C, 8, #1, 67-94.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: www.mineralmundi.com/japan.htm (USGS data); Makoto Watanabe (1983) Journal of Science of the Hiroshima University, Series C, 8, #1, 67-94.
Sudoite
Formula: Mg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8
Reference: Bailey, S. W., & Lister, J. S. (1989). Structures, compositions, and X-ray diffraction identification of dioctahedral chlorites. Clays and Clay Minerals, 37(3), 193-202.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: www.mineralmundi.com/japan.htm (USGS data)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
'Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Sudoite'9.EC.55Mg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8

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
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Sudoite71.4.1.3Mg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H SudoiteMg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O SudoiteMg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8
MgMagnesium
Mg SudoiteMg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8
AlAluminium
Al SudoiteMg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8
SiSilicon
Si SudoiteMg2Al3(Si3Al)O10)(OH)8
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
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.

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Cenozoic
0 - 66 Ma



ID: 3184693
Cenozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks

Age: Cenozoic (0 - 66 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary and 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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- Shikazono, N., Hoshino, M., Utada, M., Nakata, M., and Ueda, A. (1998): Hydrothermal carbonates in altered wall rocks at the Uwamuki Kuroko deposits, Japan. Mineralium Deposita 33, 346-358.


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