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Funasaka mine, Rokko Mts, Yamaguchi-cho, Nishinomiya City, Hyogo, Japani
Regional Level Types
Funasaka mineMine
Rokko MtsMountain Range
Yamaguchi-cho- not defined -
Nishinomiya CityCity
HyogoPrefecture
JapanCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 34° North , 135° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~13km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


A tungsten mine, now closed. Worked wolframite in topaz-bearing greisen. Located close to the border with Ashiya city.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Myokensanroku-iseki-chosa-kai (1994): Hyougokougyoshi-no-kenkyu.
'Fergusonite'
Reference: Myokensanroku-iseki-chosa-kai (1994): Hyougokougyoshi-no-kenkyu.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Myokensanroku-iseki-chosa-kai (1994): Hyougokougyoshi-no-kenkyu.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Myokensanroku-iseki-chosa-kai (1994): Hyougokougyoshi-no-kenkyu.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Myokensanroku-iseki-chosa-kai (1994): Hyougokougyoshi-no-kenkyu.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Myokensanroku-iseki-chosa-kai (1994): Hyougokougyoshi-no-kenkyu.
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Myokensanroku-iseki-chosa-kai (1994): Hyougokougyoshi-no-kenkyu.; Yamada, S. (2004) Nihonsan-koubutsu Gojuon-hairetsu Sanchi-ichiranhyou (111 pp.)
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Myokensanroku-iseki-chosa-kai (1994): Hyougokougyoshi-no-kenkyu.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Myokensanroku-iseki-chosa-kai (1994): Hyougokougyoshi-no-kenkyu.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Molybdenite'2.EA.30MoS2
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Azurite'5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Fergusonite'-
Wolframite-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
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
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,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
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Fergusonite'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
OOxygen
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
CuCopper
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

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