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Zenikamezawa mine, Hakodate City, Oshima Subprefecture, Hokkaidō, Japani
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Zenikamezawa mineMine
Hakodate CityCity
Oshima SubprefectureSubprefecture
HokkaidōPrefecture
JapanCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
41° 47' North , 140° 50' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Hakodate275,730 (2017)8.1km
Kamiiso38,098 (2018)16.1km
Honchō30,008 (2018)16.9km


Hydrothermal vein with copper, lead and zinc mineralisation.

Regions containing this locality

AsiaContinent
Okhotsk PlateTectonic Plate
Oshima peninsula, Hokkaidō, JapanPeninsula

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Commodity List

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Reference: Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan); Harada, Zyunpéi (1954) Chemical Analyses of Japanese Minerals (III) Journal of the Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University. Series 4, Geology and mineralogy = 北海道大學理學部紀要, 8(4):289-348

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SSulfur
S TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
S PyriteFeS2
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
ZnZinc
Zn TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
AsArsenic
As TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S

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