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Jabal Sayid mine (Jabal Sayid Cu-Zn deposit), Mintaqah Al Madinah, Saudi Arabiai
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Jabal Sayid mine (Jabal Sayid Cu-Zn deposit)Mine
Mintaqah Al Madinah- not defined -
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23° 51' 5'' North , 40° 56' 23'' East
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150 kilometers from Madinah, 40 km east of Mahd adh Dhahab. VMS type deposit of the Samran – Jabal Sayid belt.

Regions containing this locality

AsiaContinent
Arabian Plate (Arabia Plate; Arab Plate)Tectonic Plate
Arabian PeninsulaPeninsula

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Commodity List

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


Mineral List


17 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Bismuth
Formula: Bi
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: http://www.sgs.org.sa/index.cfm?sec=74&sub=195&sub2=264&page=; Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Frohbergite
Formula: FeTe2
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990; Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: http://www.sgs.org.sa/index.cfm?sec=74&sub=195&sub2=264&page=; Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: http://www.sgs.org.sa/index.cfm?sec=74&sub=195&sub2=264&page=; Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: http://www.sgs.org.sa/index.cfm?sec=74&sub=195&sub2=264&page=; Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: http://www.sgs.org.sa/index.cfm?sec=74&sub=195&sub2=264&page=; Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: http://www.sgs.org.sa/index.cfm?sec=74&sub=195&sub2=264&page=; Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Tellurium
Formula: Te
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Volynskite
Formula: AgBiTe2
Reference: Econ.Geol.: 83; 395-404
Vulcanite
Formula: CuTe
Reference: Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols: "Handbook of Mineralogy", Vol. 1, 1990

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Bismuth1.CA.05Bi
Gold1.AA.05Au
Tellurium1.CC.10Te
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Frohbergite2.EB.10aFeTe2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Volynskite2.JA.20AgBiTe2
Vulcanite2.CB.75CuTe
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4

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
Tellurium1.3.4.2Te
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Vulcanite2.8.13.1CuTe
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Frohbergite2.12.2.3FeTe2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 2
Volynskite3.7.1.3AgBiTe2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S GalenaPbS
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S AcanthiteAg2S
FeIron
Fe FrohbergiteFeTe2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
CoCobalt
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
CuCopper
Cu VulcaniteCuTe
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As CobaltiteCoAsS
AgSilver
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag VolynskiteAgBiTe2
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
TeTellurium
Te VulcaniteCuTe
Te FrohbergiteFeTe2
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te AltaitePbTe
Te VolynskiteAgBiTe2
Te TelluriumTe
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb AltaitePbTe
BiBismuth
Bi VolynskiteAgBiTe2
Bi BismuthBi

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