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Podolsky Mine (Norman North), Norman Township, Sudbury District, Ontario, Canadai
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 46° 46' 41'' North , 80° 52' 32'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 46.77806,-80.87583
GeoHash:G#: f0q6pesjb
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Rayside-Balfour16,050 (2013)31.5km
Chelmsford500 (2010)32.8km
Greater Sudbury157,857 (2014)33.2km


Primary Commodities: COPPER, NICKEL, PLATINUM GROUP ELEMENTS

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Bohdanowiczite
Formula: AgBiSe2
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Clausthalite
Formula: PbSe
Gold
Formula: Au
Matildite
Formula: AgBiS2
Merenskyite
Formula: (Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Naumannite
Formula: Ag2Se
Siegenite
Formula: CoNi2S4
Silver
Formula: Ag
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bohdanowiczite2.JA.20AgBiSe2
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Clausthalite2.CD.10PbSe
Matildite2.JA.20AgBiS2
Merenskyite2.EA.20(Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Naumannite2.BA.55Ag2Se
Siegenite2.DA.05CoNi2S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS

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
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Naumannite2.4.1.2Ag2Se
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Clausthalite2.8.1.2PbSe
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Siegenite2.10.1.6CoNi2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Merenskyite2.12.14.4(Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 2
Bohdanowiczite3.7.1.2AgBiSe2
Matildite3.7.1.1AgBiS2

List of minerals for each chemical element

SSulfur
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S MatilditeAgBiS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S SiegeniteCoNi2S4
FeIron
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
CoCobalt
Co SiegeniteCoNi2S4
NiNickel
Ni SiegeniteCoNi2S4
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
SeSelenium
Se BohdanowicziteAgBiSe2
Se ClausthalitePbSe
Se NaumanniteAg2Se
PdPalladium
Pd Merenskyite(Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
AgSilver
Ag BohdanowicziteAgBiSe2
Ag MatilditeAgBiS2
Ag NaumanniteAg2Se
Ag SilverAg
TeTellurium
Te Merenskyite(Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb ClausthalitePbSe
BiBismuth
Bi BohdanowicziteAgBiSe2
Bi MatilditeAgBiS2

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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Neoarchean
2500 - 2800 Ma



ID: 3186138
Archean intrusive rocks

Age: Neoarchean (2500 - 2800 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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]

Neoarchean - Mesoarchean
2500 - 3200 Ma



ID: 619985
Gneissic tonalite suite

Age: Archean (2500 - 3200 Ma)

Comments: Superior Province

Lithology: Tonalite to granodiorite-foliated to gneissic-with minor supracrustal inclusions

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]

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

References

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MDI Number: MDI000000000774
Farrow, C. E., Everest, J. O., King, D. M., & Jolette, C. (2005). Sudbury Cu-(Ni)-PGE systems: Refining the classification using McCreedy West mine and Podolsky project case studies. Mineralogical Association of Canada Short Course, 35, 163-180.
Kjarsgaard, I. M., & Ames, D. E. (2010, June). Ore mineralogy of Cu-Ni-PGE deposits in the North Range footwall environment, Sudbury, Canada. In 11th international platinum symposium, program abstracts, Ontario Geological Survey, miscellaneous release-data (Vol. 269).


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