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Kurotani (Kurodani), Takayama City, Gifu, Japani
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Kurotani (Kurodani)- not defined -
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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 36° North , 137° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~49km
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate

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Honshu Island, Japan

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2 valid minerals.

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Formula: (Fe2+,Ni)2(Mg,Fe2+)1.61S2(OH)3.22
Reference: Matsubara et al (1991) Chigaku Kenkyu, 40, 127-133.
Formula: Fe2+5-6(Mg,Fe2+)5S6(OH)10
Reference: Matsubara, S. and Kato, A. (1992) Bulletin of the National Science Museum (Tokyo), 18, 117-120.

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Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
Hydroxysulfides and Hydrated Sulfides

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H Haapalaite(Fe2+,Ni)2(Mg,Fe2+)1.61S2(OH)3.22
H TochiliniteFe2+5-6(Mg,Fe2+)5S6(OH)10
O Haapalaite(Fe2+,Ni)2(Mg,Fe2+)1.61S2(OH)3.22
O TochiliniteFe2+5-6(Mg,Fe2+)5S6(OH)10
Mg Haapalaite(Fe2+,Ni)2(Mg,Fe2+)1.61S2(OH)3.22
Mg TochiliniteFe2+5-6(Mg,Fe2+)5S6(OH)10
S Haapalaite(Fe2+,Ni)2(Mg,Fe2+)1.61S2(OH)3.22
S TochiliniteFe2+5-6(Mg,Fe2+)5S6(OH)10
Fe Haapalaite(Fe2+,Ni)2(Mg,Fe2+)1.61S2(OH)3.22
Fe TochiliniteFe2+5-6(Mg,Fe2+)5S6(OH)10
Ni Haapalaite(Fe2+,Ni)2(Mg,Fe2+)1.61S2(OH)3.22

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