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Pie Island (Pic Island), Spar and Victoria Islands Area, Thunder Bay District, Ontario, Canadai
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Pie Island (Pic Island)Island
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 48° 13' 24'' North , 89° 10' 22'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 48.22333,-89.17278
GeoHash:G#: f08d6ff37
Locality type:Island
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


A quartz-calcite vein in diabase worked for silver from 1875-1877.

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 412.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Willet Miller (1905) Sessional Papers (Mines Report) By Ontario. Legislative Assembly (11th Session); Sessional papers (1908) - Legislature of the Province of Ontario, Volume XL Part 1
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Willet Miller (1905) Sessional Papers (Mines Report) By Ontario. Legislative Assembly (11th Session); Sessional papers (1908) - Legislature of the Province of Ontario, Volume XL Part 1
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Ann P.Sabina (1991), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Sudbury to Winnipeg. GSC Misc. Report 49. p.134
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Willet Miller (1905) Sessional Papers (Mines Report) By Ontario. Legislative Assembly (11th Session); Sessional papers (1908) - Legislature of the Province of Ontario, Volume XL Part 1

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Silver'1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
SSulfur
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AgSilver
Ag SilverAg
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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Palache, C., Berman, H., & Frondel, C. (1951), The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana, Yale University 1837-1892, Volume II: 412.
Ann P.Sabina (1991), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Sudbury to Winnipeg. GSC Misc. Report 49. p.134


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