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Kuikkapuro deposit, Suomussalmi, Kainuu, Finlandi
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Kuikkapuro depositDeposit
SuomussalmiMunicipality
KainuuRegion
FinlandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
65° 9' 5'' North , 29° 3' 15'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Suomussalmi9,974 (2014)30.2km
Name(s) in local language(s):
, Suomussalmi, Pohjois Suomen alue (Norra Finlands region), Suomi


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


22 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Eilu, P. (2003). Exploration for orogenic gold deposits. Fennoscandian Exploration and Mining 2003. Rovaniemi, Finland
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Reference: Eilu, P. (2003). Exploration for orogenic gold deposits. Fennoscandian Exploration and Mining 2003. Rovaniemi, Finland
'Bravoite'
Formula: (Fe,Ni)S2
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Eilu, P. (2003). Exploration for orogenic gold deposits. Fennoscandian Exploration and Mining 2003. Rovaniemi, Finland
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Eilu, P. (2003). Exploration for orogenic gold deposits. Fennoscandian Exploration and Mining 2003. Rovaniemi, Finland
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Eilu, P. (2003). Exploration for orogenic gold deposits. Fennoscandian Exploration and Mining 2003. Rovaniemi, Finland
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Eilu, P. (2003). Exploration for orogenic gold deposits. Fennoscandian Exploration and Mining 2003. Rovaniemi, Finland
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Stibiopalladinite
Formula: Pd5Sb2
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Talnakhite
Formula: Cu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Tsumoite
Formula: BiTe
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017
Zincochromite
Formula: ZnCr2O4
Reference: Geological Survey of Finland (2017) Mineral deposit Report 10/20/2017

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Petzite2.BA.75Ag3AuTe2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibiopalladinite2.AC.20aPd5Sb2
Talnakhite2.CB.10bCu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
Tsumoite2.DC.05BiTe
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Zincochromite4.BB.05ZnCr2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

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 = 5:2
Stibiopalladinite2.3.3.1Pd5Sb2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Petzite2.4.3.3Ag3AuTe2
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Tsumoite2.8.20.1BiTe
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
Talnakhite2.9.8.1Cu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Zincochromite7.2.3.6ZnCr2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Bravoite'-(Fe,Ni)S2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
O ZincochromiteZnCr2O4
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
SiSilicon
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S TalnakhiteCu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
S Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S CovelliteCuS
S GalenaPbS
KPotassium
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
CrChromium
Cr ZincochromiteZnCr2O4
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe TalnakhiteCu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
CoCobalt
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
NiNickel
Ni TalnakhiteCu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
Ni Bravoite(Fe,Ni)S2
CuCopper
Cu TalnakhiteCu9(Fe,Ni)8S16
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn ZincochromiteZnCr2O4
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As CobaltiteCoAsS
PdPalladium
Pd StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
AgSilver
Ag PetziteAg3AuTe2
SbAntimony
Sb StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
TeTellurium
Te PetziteAg3AuTe2
Te AltaitePbTe
Te TsumoiteBiTe
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au PetziteAg3AuTe2
PbLead
Pb AltaitePbTe
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi TsumoiteBiTe

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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Archean
2500 - 4000 Ma



ID: 3139893
Archean

Age: Archean (2500 - 4000 Ma)

Lithology: Major:{basalt}, Minor{andesite group,rhyolite}

Reference: Asch, K. The 1:5M International Geological Map of Europe and Adjacent Areas: Development and Implementation of a GIS-enabled Concept. Geologisches Jahrbuch, SA 3. [147]

Neoarchean - Mesoarchean
2500 - 3200 Ma



ID: 645291
Igneous: extrusive; Extrusive: undivided

Age: Archean (2500 - 3200 Ma)

Description: Northern Europe, Karelian Craton

Comments: Craton and massif; Koistinen et al., 2001; Sigmond, 2002; Solli, unpublished compilation, 2007-08; Bergman et al., unpublished revisions, 2007-08

Lithology: Volcanic and sedimentary rocks, amphibolite, mica gneiss, iron-formation

Reference: J.C. Harrison, M.R. St-Onge, O.V. Petrov, S.I. Strelnikov, B.G. Lopatin, F.H. Wilson, S. Tella, D. Paul, T. Lynds, S.P. Shokalsky, C.K. Hults, S. Bergman, H.F. Jepsen, and A. Solli. Geological map of the Arctic. doi:10.4095/287868. Geological Survey of Canada Map 2159A. [2]

Neoarchean - Mesoarchean
2500 - 3200 Ma



ID: 3189778
Archean volcanic rocks

Age: Archean (2500 - 3200 Ma)

Comments: Karelian Domain

Lithology: Mafic volcanic 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]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

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