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Grey River deposit, Newfoundland, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canadai
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Grey River depositDeposit
Newfoundland- not defined -
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 36' North , 57° 6' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.60000,-57.10000
GeoHash:G#: f8rqu9m41
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Vein-type tungsten deposit, discovered in 1965.

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


22 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Apophyllite'
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.; Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.; Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Dawsonite
Formula: NaAlCO3(OH)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.; Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.; Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Harmotome
Formula: (Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Hedleyite
Formula: Bi7Te3
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
'Lepidolite' ?
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.; Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Pilsenite
Formula: Bi4Te3
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.; Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.; Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.; Econ Geol (1985) 80:1297-1327

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bismuthinite2.DB.05Bi2S3
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hedleyite2.DC.05Bi7Te3
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pilsenite2.DC.05Bi4Te3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dawsonite5.BB.10NaAlCO3(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Harmotome9.GC.10(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'K Feldspar'-
'Lepidolite' ?-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Bismuth1.3.1.4Bi
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 4:3
Hedleyite2.6.3.3Bi7Te3
Pilsenite2.6.2.5Bi4Te3
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Dawsonite16a.3.8.1NaAlCO3(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 77 - TECTOSILICATES Zeolites
Zeolite group - True zeolites
Harmotome77.1.3.5(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apophyllite'-
'K Feldspar'-
'Lepidolite' ?-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
H DawsoniteNaAlCO3(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
C DawsoniteNaAlCO3(OH)2
OOxygen
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O QuartzSiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O HematiteFe2O3
O SideriteFeCO3
O Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
O DawsoniteNaAlCO3(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Na DawsoniteNaAlCO3(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
Al DawsoniteNaAlCO3(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S BaryteBaSO4
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
CaCalcium
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SideriteFeCO3
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag HessiteAg2Te
TeTellurium
Te PilseniteBi4Te3
Te HedleyiteBi7Te3
Te HessiteAg2Te
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
Ba Harmotome(Ba0.5,Ca0.5,K,Na)5[Al5Si11O32] · 12H2O
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthBi
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi PilseniteBi4Te3
Bi HedleyiteBi7Te3

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Cambrian - Neoproterozoic
485.4 - 1000 Ma



ID: 3192402
Precambrian-Phanerozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Neoproterozoic to Cambrian (485.4 - 1000 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): International Strategic Mineral Issues Summary Report - Tungsten. US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.
Higgins, N.C. (1985) Wolframite deposition in a hydrothermal vein system; the Grey River tungsten prospect, Newfoundland, Canada. Economic Geology 80, 1297-1327.


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