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McLean Lake deposit, Athabasca Basin, Saskatchewan, Canadai
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McLean Lake depositDeposit
Athabasca BasinBasin
SaskatchewanProvince
CanadaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 58° 15' 40'' North , 103° 48' 9'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 58.26111,-103.80250
GeoHash:G#: cdq5myj7d
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Dfc : Subarctic climate


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


14 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Coffinite
Formula: U(SiO4) · nH2O
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Nickeline
Formula: NiAs
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Pararammelsbergite
Formula: NiAs2
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Uraninite
Formula: UO2
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)
Uraninite var: Pitchblende
Formula: UO2
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist Vol.26, pp. 249-268(1988)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Graphite'1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Gersdorffite'2.EB.25NiAsS
Nickeline2.CC.05NiAs
Pararammelsbergite2.EB.10eNiAs2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Goethite'4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
Uraninite4.DL.05UO2
var: Pitchblende4.DL.05UO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Coffinite'9.AD.30U(SiO4) · nH2O
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Nickeline2.8.11.1NiAs
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Pararammelsbergite2.12.5.1NiAs2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 5 - OXIDES CONTAINING URANIUM OR THORIUM
AXO2·xH2O
Uraninite5.1.1.1UO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Coffinite51.5.2.4U(SiO4) · nH2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chlorite Group'-
Uraninite
var: Pitchblende
-UO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C GraphiteC
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
O SideriteFeCO3
O UraniniteUO2
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
NiNickel
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
Ni NickelineNiAs
Ni PararammelsbergiteNiAs2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As NickelineNiAs
As PararammelsbergiteNiAs2
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
UUranium
U CoffiniteU(SiO4) · nH2O
U Uraninite (var: Pitchblende)UO2
U UraniniteUO2

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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Mesoproterozoic - Paleoproterozoic
1000 - 2500 Ma



ID: 1295414
Collins Mbr of Manitou Falls Fm

Age: Proterozoic (1000 - 2500 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Collins Member

Lithology: Quartzarenite

Reference: Saskatchewan Energy and Resources. Geological atlas of Saskatchewan . [9]

Calymmian - Statherian
1400 - 1800 Ma



ID: 3185649
Paleoproterozoic-Mesoproterozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1400 - 1800 Ma)

Comments: Athabasca Basin

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]

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