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Potashnya gold deposit, Kiev Oblast, Ukrainei
Regional Level Types
Potashnya gold depositDeposit
Kiev OblastOblast
UkraineCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
50° 22' 59'' North , 29° 18' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Radomyshl15,252 (2018)13.5km
Stavyshche7,634 (2017)16.3km
Korostyshiv25,099 (2018)18.8km
Brusyliv5,242 (2018)19.4km
Horodok2,600 (2018)26.1km


Located in the Kocherov tectonic zone of the Ukrainian Shield.

Gold-silver mineralization is mostly found in quartz veinlets within amphibolite plagiogneisses.

According to the links below, the locality appears to be in Zhytomyr Oblast.

GPS coordinates are approximate.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Bohdanowiczite
Formula: AgBiSe2
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
'Calcite Group'
Formula: AXO3
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Frohbergite
Formula: FeTe2
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Honeaite
Formula: Au3TlTe2
Description: According to Bondarenko et al. (2005), a similar unnamed species has been reported from the Mayske gold deposit, Ukrainian Shield (Bondarenko et al., 1993; Nechaev et al., 2000).
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Melonite
Formula: NiTe2
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Microcline var: Hyalophane
Formula: (K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Tellurobismuthite
Formula: Bi2Te3
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.
Weissite
Formula: Cu2-xTe
Reference: Bondarenko, S.; Grinchenko, O.; Semka, V. (2005): Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya 43, 20-25.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Bohdanowiczite2.JA.20AgBiSe2
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Frohbergite2.EB.10aFeTe2
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Melonite2.EA.20NiTe2
Tellurobismuthite2.DC.05Bi2Te3
Weissite2.BA.30Cu2-xTe
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Microcline
var: Hyalophane
9.FA.30(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Calcite Group'-AXO3
Honeaite-Au3TlTe2

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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
Weissite2.4.8.1Cu2-xTe
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Tellurobismuthite2.11.7.2Bi2Te3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Frohbergite2.12.2.3FeTe2
Melonite2.12.14.1NiTe2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 2
Bohdanowiczite3.7.1.2AgBiSe2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
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
Microcline
var: Hyalophane
76.1.1.3(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Calcite Group'-AXO3
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Honeaite-Au3TlTe2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O RutileTiO2
O Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O QuartzSiO2
O Calcite GroupAXO3
AlAluminium
Al Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
SiSilicon
Si Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
KPotassium
K Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
FeIron
Fe FrohbergiteFeTe2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
NiNickel
Ni MeloniteNiTe2
CuCopper
Cu WeissiteCu2-xTe
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
SeSelenium
Se BohdanowicziteAgBiSe2
AgSilver
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag BohdanowicziteAgBiSe2
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
TeTellurium
Te HoneaiteAu3TlTe2
Te WeissiteCu2-xTe
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te AltaitePbTe
Te FrohbergiteFeTe2
Te MeloniteNiTe2
Te TellurobismuthiteBi2Te3
BaBarium
Ba Microcline (var: Hyalophane)(K,Ba)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
AuGold
Au HoneaiteAu3TlTe2
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
TlThallium
Tl HoneaiteAu3TlTe2
PbLead
Pb AltaitePbTe
BiBismuth
Bi TellurobismuthiteBi2Te3
Bi BohdanowicziteAgBiSe2

References

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Bondarenko, S., Grinchenko, O., Semka, V. (2005) Au-Ag-Te-Se mineralization in the Potashnya gold deposit, Kocherov tectonic zone, Ukrainian Shield. Geokhimiya, Mineralogiya i Petrologiya, 43, 20-25.

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