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Degerö Silver Mine, Kaitalahti, Laajasalo, Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finlandi
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Degerö Silver MineMine
KaitalahtiVillage
Laajasalo- not defined -
HelsinkiMunicipality
UusimaaRegion
FinlandCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 60° North , 25° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


NB: Degerö is the Swedish name of Laajasalo.

Also named in some litterature as the "Old silver mine in Hålvik"

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Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


6 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Holmberg, H. J. (1857): Mineralogischer Wegweiser durch Finland. Bidrag till Finlands naturkännendom, etnografi och statistik. Vol 1. Finska Vetenskaps-societeten. (p.4)
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Holmberg, H. J. (1857): Mineralogischer Wegweiser durch Finland. Bidrag till Finlands naturkännendom, etnografi och statistik. Vol 1. Finska Vetenskaps-societeten. (p.4)
Hisingerite
Formula: Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: Holmberg, H. J. (1857): Mineralogischer Wegweiser durch Finland. Bidrag till Finlands naturkännendom, etnografi och statistik. Vol 1. Finska Vetenskaps-societeten. (p.4)
Hisingerite var: Degeroite
Formula: Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Reference: Holmberg, H. J. (1857): Mineralogischer Wegweiser durch Finland. Bidrag till Finlands naturkännendom, etnografi och statistik. Vol 1. Finska Vetenskaps-societeten. (p.4)
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Holmberg, H. J. (1857): Mineralogischer Wegweiser durch Finland. Bidrag till Finlands naturkännendom, etnografi och statistik. Vol 1. Finska Vetenskaps-societeten. (p.4)
Melanterite
Formula: Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Reference: Holmberg, H. J. (1857): Mineralogischer Wegweiser durch Finland. Bidrag till Finlands naturkännendom, etnografi och statistik. Vol 1. Finska Vetenskaps-societeten. (p.4)
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Victoria Museum specimen # M 26570
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Holmberg, H. J. (1857): Mineralogischer Wegweiser durch Finland. Bidrag till Finlands naturkännendom, etnografi och statistik. Vol 1. Finska Vetenskaps-societeten. (p.4)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Melanterite7.CB.35Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Hisingerite9.ED.10Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
var: Degeroite9.ED.10Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-

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 = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4·xH2O
Melanterite29.6.10.1Fe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
Hisingerite71.1.5.2Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Feldspar Group'-
Hisingerite
var: Degeroite
-Fe3+2(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Hisingerite (var: Degeroite)Fe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
H MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
H HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O Hisingerite (var: Degeroite)Fe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
O SideriteFeCO3
O MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
O HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
SiSilicon
Si Hisingerite (var: Degeroite)Fe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Si HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
S SphaleriteZnS
FeIron
Fe Hisingerite (var: Degeroite)Fe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe MelanteriteFe2+(H2O)6SO4 · H2O
Fe HisingeriteFe23+(Si2O5)(OH)4 · 2H2O
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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Holmberg, H. J. (1857): Mineralogischer Wegweiser durch Finland. Bidrag till Finlands naturkännendom, etnografi och statistik. Vol 1. Finska Vetenskaps-societeten. (p.4)


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