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Lukhumi As deposit (Luchumi As deposit), Mestia-Racha District, Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti, Georgiai
Regional Level Types
Lukhumi As deposit (Luchumi As deposit)Deposit
Mestia-Racha DistrictDistrict
Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo SvanetiRegion
GeorgiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
42° 47' 33'' North , 43° 19' 6'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Oni3,012 (2014)25.8km
Ambrolauri2,408 (2014)32.8km
Verkhnyaya Balkariya4,076 (2012)38.9km
Kvaisi237 (2017)40.5km
Bezengi500 (2012)47.3km
Name(s) in local language(s):
Лухуми


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Aktashite
Formula: Cu6Hg3As4S12
Reference: Handbook of Mineralogy - Anthony, Bideaux, Bladh, Nichols
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Kekelia, S.A., Kekelia, M.A., Kuloshvili, S.I., Sadradze, N.G., Gagnidze, N.E., Yaroshevich, V.Z., Asatiani, G.G., Doebrich, J.L., Goldfarb, R.J., and Marsh, E.E. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 369-386.; A. G. Zhabin, N. S. Samsonova, I. B. Chuchua, V. Z. Yaroshevich, D. V. Arevadze, D. S. Shubitidze (1990) Ore-Bearing Metasomatically Altered Limestones Of The Black Shale Association. International Geology Review 32:1145-1155
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Zhabin, A. G., Samsonova, N. S., Chuchua, I. B., Yaroshevich, V. Z., Arevadze, D. V., & Shubitidze, D. S. (1990). Ore-bearing Metasomatically Altered Limestones of the Black Shale Association. International Geology Review, 32(11), 1145-1155.
Cookeite
Formula: (Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Reference: Zhabin, A. G., Samsonova, N. S., Chuchua, I. B., Yaroshevich, V. Z., Arevadze, D. V., & Shubitidze, D. S. (1990). Ore-bearing Metasomatically Altered Limestones of the Black Shale Association. International Geology Review, 32(11), 1145-1155.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: A. G. Zhabin, N. S. Samsonova, I. B. Chuchua, V. Z. Yaroshevich, D. V. Arevadze, D. S. Shubitidze (1990) Ore-Bearing Metasomatically Altered Limestones Of The Black Shale Association. International Geology Review 32:1145-1155
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Kekelia, S.A., Kekelia, M.A., Kuloshvili, S.I., Sadradze, N.G., Gagnidze, N.E., Yaroshevich, V.Z., Asatiani, G.G., Doebrich, J.L., Goldfarb, R.J., and Marsh, E.E. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 369-386.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Kekelia, S.A., Kekelia, M.A., Kuloshvili, S.I., Sadradze, N.G., Gagnidze, N.E., Yaroshevich, V.Z., Asatiani, G.G., Doebrich, J.L., Goldfarb, R.J., and Marsh, E.E. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 369-386.; A. G. Zhabin, N. S. Samsonova, I. B. Chuchua, V. Z. Yaroshevich, D. V. Arevadze, D. S. Shubitidze (1990) Ore-Bearing Metasomatically Altered Limestones Of The Black Shale Association. International Geology Review 32:1145-1155
Orpiment
Formula: As2S3
Reference: Kekelia, S.A., Kekelia, M.A., Kuloshvili, S.I., Sadradze, N.G., Gagnidze, N.E., Yaroshevich, V.Z., Asatiani, G.G., Doebrich, J.L., Goldfarb, R.J., and Marsh, E.E. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 369-386.; A. G. Zhabin, N. S. Samsonova, I. B. Chuchua, V. Z. Yaroshevich, D. V. Arevadze, D. S. Shubitidze (1990) Ore-Bearing Metasomatically Altered Limestones Of The Black Shale Association. International Geology Review 32:1145-1155
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Kekelia, S.A., Kekelia, M.A., Kuloshvili, S.I., Sadradze, N.G., Gagnidze, N.E., Yaroshevich, V.Z., Asatiani, G.G., Doebrich, J.L., Goldfarb, R.J., and Marsh, E.E. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 369-386.; A. G. Zhabin, N. S. Samsonova, I. B. Chuchua, V. Z. Yaroshevich, D. V. Arevadze, D. S. Shubitidze (1990) Ore-Bearing Metasomatically Altered Limestones Of The Black Shale Association. International Geology Review 32:1145-1155
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Kekelia, S.A., Kekelia, M.A., Kuloshvili, S.I., Sadradze, N.G., Gagnidze, N.E., Yaroshevich, V.Z., Asatiani, G.G., Doebrich, J.L., Goldfarb, R.J., and Marsh, E.E. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 369-386.; A. G. Zhabin, N. S. Samsonova, I. B. Chuchua, V. Z. Yaroshevich, D. V. Arevadze, D. S. Shubitidze (1990) Ore-Bearing Metasomatically Altered Limestones Of The Black Shale Association. International Geology Review 32:1145-1155
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Kekelia, S.A., Kekelia, M.A., Kuloshvili, S.I., Sadradze, N.G., Gagnidze, N.E., Yaroshevich, V.Z., Asatiani, G.G., Doebrich, J.L., Goldfarb, R.J., and Marsh, E.E. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 369-386.; A. G. Zhabin, N. S. Samsonova, I. B. Chuchua, V. Z. Yaroshevich, D. V. Arevadze, D. S. Shubitidze (1990) Ore-Bearing Metasomatically Altered Limestones Of The Black Shale Association. International Geology Review 32:1145-1155
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Pavel M. Kartashov data; A. G. Zhabin, N. S. Samsonova, I. B. Chuchua, V. Z. Yaroshevich, D. V. Arevadze, D. S. Shubitidze (1990) Ore-Bearing Metasomatically Altered Limestones Of The Black Shale Association. International Geology Review 32:1145-1155
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Kekelia, S.A., Kekelia, M.A., Kuloshvili, S.I., Sadradze, N.G., Gagnidze, N.E., Yaroshevich, V.Z., Asatiani, G.G., Doebrich, J.L., Goldfarb, R.J., and Marsh, E.E. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 369-386.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Kekelia, S.A., Kekelia, M.A., Kuloshvili, S.I., Sadradze, N.G., Gagnidze, N.E., Yaroshevich, V.Z., Asatiani, G.G., Doebrich, J.L., Goldfarb, R.J., and Marsh, E.E. (2008): Ore Geology Reviews 34, 369-386.
Wakabayashilite
Formula: [(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
Reference: Am Min 90:1108-1114

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Aktashite2.GA.30Cu6Hg3As4S12
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Orpiment2.FA.30As2S3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Wakabayashilite2.FA.40[(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Cookeite9.EC.55(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4

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
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Orpiment2.11.1.1As2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
Wakabayashilite2.11.4.1[(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Aktashite3.4.13.2Cu6Hg3As4S12
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
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 interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Cookeite71.4.1.2(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
LiLithium
Li Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
O QuartzSiO2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AlAluminium
Al Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si Cookeite(Al2Li)Al2(AlSi3O10)(OH)8
Si QuartzSiO2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SSulfur
S OrpimentAs2S3
S Wakabayashilite[(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
S RealgarAs4S4
S StibniteSb2S3
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S AktashiteCu6Hg3As4S12
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu AktashiteCu6Hg3As4S12
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As OrpimentAs2S3
As Wakabayashilite[(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
As RealgarAs4S4
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As AktashiteCu6Hg3As4S12
SbAntimony
Sb Wakabayashilite[(As,Sb)6S9][As4S5]
Sb StibniteSb2S3
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg AktashiteCu6Hg3As4S12

References

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A. G. Zhabin, N. S. Samsonova, I. B. Chuchua, V. Z. Yaroshevich, D. V. Arevadze, D. S. Shubitidze (1990) Ore-Bearing Metasomatically Altered Limestones Of The Black Shale Association. International Geology Review 32:1145-1155
Kekelia, S.A., Kekelia, M.A., Kuloshvili, S.I., Sadradze, N.G., Gagnidze, N.E., Yaroshevich, V.Z., Asatiani, G.G., Doebrich, J.L., Goldfarb, R.J., and Marsh, E.E. (2008): Gold deposits and occurrences of the Greater Caucasus, Georgia Republic: Their genesis and prospecting criteria. Ore Geology Reviews 34, 369-386.

Other Regions, Features and Areas containg this locality

AsiaContinent
Azerbaijan/Georgia/Russia
Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate

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