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Yakushima-cho, Kagoshima, Japani
Regional Level Types
Yakushima-choTown
KagoshimaPrefecture
JapanCountry

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Largest Settlements:
PlacePopulation
Miyanoura6,544 (2017)
Koseda2,345 (2017)
Yudomari2,034 (2017)
Kurio1,803 (2017)
Koshima1,245 (2017)
Nagata1,192 (2017)
Other Languages:
French:
Yakushima, Kagoshima, Japon
German:
Yakushima, Präfektur Kagoshima, Japan
Italian:
Yakushima, prefettura di Kagoshima, Giappone
Japanese:
屋久島町, 鹿児島県, 日本
Russian:
Якусима, Кагосима, Япония
Simplified Chinese:
屋久島町, 鹿儿岛县, 日本
Spanish:
Yakushima, prefectura de Kagoshima, Japón
Arabic:
ياكوشيما, كاغوشيما, اليابان
Burmese:
ယခုရှီးမားမြို့၊ ခါဂိုရှီးမား, ဂျပန်နိုင်ငံ
Cebuano:
Yakushima-chō, Kagoshima-ken, Hapon
Dutch:
Yakushima, Kagoshima, Japan
Farsi/Persian:
یاکوشیما، کاگوشیما, استان کاگوشیما, ژاپن
Hebrew:
יקושימה, קגושימה, יפן
Korean:
야쿠시마정, 가고시마현, 일본
Malay:
Yakushima, Wilayah Kagoshima, Jepun
Polish:
Yakushima, Prefektura Kagoshima, Japonia
Portuguese:
Yakushima, Kagoshima, Japão
Swedish:
Yakushima, Kagoshima prefektur, Japan
Tagalog:
Yakushima, Prepektura ng Kagoshima, Hapon
Traditional Chinese:
屋久島町, 鹿兒島縣, 日本
Ukrainian:
Якушіма, Префектура Каґошіма, Японія
Urdu:
یکشیما، کگوشیما, کاگوشیما پریفیکچر, جاپان


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24 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alum-(K) ?
Formula: KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Description: ID by taste, appearance and associations; not analyzed.
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection; July 2008 field trip.
Anorthite
Formula: Ca(Al2Si2O8)
Anorthite var: Labradorite
Formula: (Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Reference: Zyunpei Harada (1936) Chemische Analysenresultate von japanischen Mineralien. journal of the Faculty of Science, Hokkaido Imperial University, Series IV, Vol 3, #3-4.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Alfredo Petrov obsrvation, July 2008 field trip.
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Bismite
Formula: Bi2O3
Reference: Hori Mineralogy, Tokyo
Bismoclite ?
Formula: BiOCl
Reference: Hori Mineralogy, Tokyo
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Hori Mineralogy, Tokyo
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Hori Mineralogy, Tokyo
Bismutite
Formula: (BiO)2CO3
Reference: Hori Mineralogy, Tokyo
Eulytine
Formula: Bi4(SiO4)3
Reference: XRD confirmation by Hori Mineralogy, Tokyo
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Hori Mineralogy specimen.
Gypsum
Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Description: Crystal crusts in alteration zone around dead solfataras.
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection; July 2008 field trip.
Hydrokenoelsmoreite
Formula: 2W2O6(H2O)
Reference: rruff.geo.arizona.edu/doclib/hom/ferritungstite.pdf
Hydrokenoelsmoreite var: Ferritungstite
Reference: Matsubara, S., et al (1994) Bulletin of the National Science Museum, 20, 45-51; rruff.geo.arizona.edu/doclib/hom/ferritungstite.pdf
'Joséite'
Formula: Bi4TeS2
Reference: XRD confirmation by Hori Mineralogy, Tokyo, and F. Keutsch, Harvard.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Alfredo Petrov collection; July 2008 field trip.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Hori Mineralogy, Tokyo
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Description: Carlsbad-law twins.
Reference: Masutomi Museum specimen (Kyoto)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Hori Mineralogy, Tokyo
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Hori Mineralogy, Tokyo
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of03-220/DATABASE/lode_deposits.txt
Schorl
Formula: Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: Dr. Yohachiro Okamoto collection (curated at Geological Survey museum, Japan)
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Hori Mineralogy, Tokyo
Sillénite
Formula: Bi12SiO20
Reference: Hori Mineralogy, Tokyo
Sulphur
Formula: S8
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Hori Mineralogy Co., Tokyo
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Gold1.AA.05Au
Sulphur1.CC.05S8
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 3 - Halides
Bismoclite ?3.DC.25BiOCl
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Bismite4.CB.60Bi2O3
Hydrokenoelsmoreite4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
var: Ferritungstite4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Sillénite4.CB.70Bi12SiO20
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Bismutite5.BE.25(BiO)2CO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alum-(K) ?7.CC.20KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
Gypsum7.CD.40CaSO4 · 2H2O
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Anorthite9.FA.35Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Labradorite9.FA.35(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Beryl9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Eulytine9.AD.40Bi4(SiO4)3
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Schorl9.CK.05Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Joséite'-Bi4TeS2
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Sulphur1.3.5.1S8
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 4:3
'Joséite'2.6.2.1Bi4TeS2
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Bismite4.3.10.2Bi2O3
Sillénite4.3.12.1Bi12SiO20
Group 10 - OXYHALIDES AND HYDROXYHALIDES
A(O,OH)Xq
Bismoclite ?10.2.1.2BiOCl
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Bismutite16a.3.5.1(BiO)2CO3
Group 29 - HYDRATED ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AB(XO4)2·xH2O
Alum-(K) ?29.5.5.1KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Gypsum29.6.3.1CaSO4 · 2H2O
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Eulytine51.5.4.1Bi4(SiO4)3
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Schorl61.3.1.10Na(Fe2+3)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Anorthite-Ca(Al2Si2O8)
var: Labradorite-(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Hydrokenoelsmoreite-2W2O6(H2O)
var: Ferritungstite-2W2O6(H2O)
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
H GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
B SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
CCarbon
C Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O EulytineBi4(SiO4)3
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O BismiteBi2O3
O SilléniteBi12SiO20
O Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
O BismocliteBiOCl
O Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
NaSodium
Na SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
MgMagnesium
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
AlAluminium
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Al SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
Al Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si EulytineBi4(SiO4)3
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si SilléniteBi12SiO20
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
SSulfur
S JoséiteBi4TeS2
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S SulphurS8
S GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
S Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
ClChlorine
Cl BismocliteBiOCl
KPotassium
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K Alum-(K)KAl(SO4)2 · 12H2O
CaCalcium
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Ca GypsumCaSO4 · 2H2O
Ca AnorthiteCa(Al2Si2O8)
Ca Anorthite (var: Labradorite)(Ca,Na)[Al(Al,Si)Si2O8]
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe SchorlNa(Fe32+)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
AsArsenic
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
TeTellurium
Te JoséiteBi4TeS2
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
W Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
BiBismuth
Bi EulytineBi4(SiO4)3
Bi JoséiteBi4TeS2
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi BismiteBi2O3
Bi SilléniteBi12SiO20
Bi Bismutite(BiO)2CO3
Bi BismocliteBiOCl

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Wikipedia:https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yakushima,_Kagoshima
Wikidata ID:Q1350724
GeoNames ID:7384012

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