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Pointe aux Mines Mine, Rankin Township, Algoma District, Ontario, Canadai
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Pointe aux Mines MineMine
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 47° 8' 34'' North , 84° 43' 35'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 47.14278,-84.72639
GeoHash:G#: f07u0n04s
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


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7 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Ann P.Sabina (1991), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Sudbury to Winnipeg. GSC Misc. Report 49. p.66
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Ann P.Sabina (1991), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Sudbury to Winnipeg. GSC Misc. Report 49. p.66
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Ann P.Sabina (1991), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Sudbury to Winnipeg. GSC Misc. Report 49. p.66
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: Copper Handbook 1905
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Ann P.Sabina (1991), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Sudbury to Winnipeg. GSC Misc. Report 49. p.66
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Ann P.Sabina (1991), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Sudbury to Winnipeg. GSC Misc. Report 49. p.66
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Ann P.Sabina (1991), Rocks and Minerals for the Collector, Sudbury to Winnipeg. GSC Misc. Report 49. p.66

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O HematiteFe2O3
SSulfur
S ChalcociteCu2S
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S BaryteBaSO4
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
CuCopper
Cu CopperCu
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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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Ma



ID: 3185648

Age: Anthropocene ( Ma)

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]

Mesoproterozoic
1000 - 1600 Ma



ID: 613618
Upper Keweenawan Supergroup (<1086 Ma); Jacobsville Group; Oronto Group

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Jacobsville Group; Oronto Group

Comments: Southern and Superior Province

Lithology: Sandstone, shale, conglomerate

Reference: Ontario Geological Survey. 1:250 000 scale bedrock geology of Ontario. ISBN 978-1-4435-5705-4. Miscellaneous Release–Data 126 - Revision 1. [1]

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