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Potoczek, Gmina Jerzmanowa, Głogów Co., Lower Silesian Voivodeship, Polandi
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PotoczekVillage
Gmina JerzmanowaCommune
Głogów Co.County
Lower Silesian VoivodeshipVoivodeship
PolandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
51° 34' 5'' North , 16° 1' 18'' East
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Zechstein ores from few boreholes, some of them located between Potoczek and Gaiki villages. The boreholes' nos. are S-278, S-179, and S-293.

Vaesite and rammelsbergite, with some covellite, are specifically described from the borehole no. S-278, where the minerals reside in mineralized sandstones. This site is also reported as Gaiki.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Harańczyk 1972: Mineralizacja kruszcowa dolnocechsztyńskich osadów euksenicznych monokliny przedsudeckiej. Arch. Miner. T. 30, z. 1-2
Rammelsbergite
Formula: NiAs2
Reference: Harańczyk 1972: Mineralizacja kruszcowa dolnocechsztyńskich osadów euksenicznych monokliny przedsudeckiej. Arch. Miner. T. 30, z. 1-2
Vaesite
Formula: NiS2
Reference: Harańczyk 1972: Mineralizacja kruszcowa dolnocechsztyńskich osadów euksenicznych monokliny przedsudeckiej. Arch. Miner. T. 30, z. 1-2

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Rammelsbergite2.EB.15aNiAs2
Vaesite2.EB.05aNiS2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Rammelsbergite2.12.2.12NiAs2
Vaesite2.12.1.2NiS2

List of minerals for each chemical element

SSulfur
S CovelliteCuS
S VaesiteNiS2
NiNickel
Ni RammelsbergiteNiAs2
Ni VaesiteNiS2
CuCopper
Cu CovelliteCuS
AsArsenic
As RammelsbergiteNiAs2

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Lis, J., Sylwestrzak, H., 1986. Minerały Dolnego Śląska. Instytut Geologiczny, Wydawnictwa Geologiczne, Warszawa, 791 pp.


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