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Lynne massive sulfide deposit, Ladysmith-Rhinelander Metavolcanic Complex, Oneida Co., Wisconsin, USAi
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Oneida Co.County
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 45° 41' 28'' North , 89° 58' 30'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 45.69111,-89.97500
GeoHash:G#: f005btf4n
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Minocqua451 (2017)28.6km
Prentice627 (2017)29.1km
Tomahawk3,223 (2017)31.0km
Woodruff966 (2017)31.3km
Lac du Flambeau1,969 (2017)31.6km


Massive sulfide deposit near Willow Lake known solely from drill holes. It was discovered in 1990 by Noranda Explorations and contains an estimated open pit reserve of 5.6 million tons of ore bearing copper, zinc, lead, gold and silver values.

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27 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Cummingtonite
Formula: ☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Dyscrasite
Formula: Ag3Sb
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: R&M 73:11-12 pp 378-399 Wisconsin Mineral Locality Index; Kennedy, L.P., T.A. Harding, J.N. Schaff & A.M. Zielinski, 1991, "The Lynne Massive Sulfide Deposit, Oneida County, Wisconsin", [abst], Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 37th Annual Meeting, Eau Claire, WI., 1991, Vol. 37, part 1, p. 63. ; Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2, 179 p.
Freibergite
Formula: Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; R&M 73:11-12 pp 378-399 Wisconsin Mineral Locality Index; Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2, 179 p.
Galena var: Argentiferous Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: R&M 73:11-12 pp 378-399 Wisconsin Mineral Locality Index; Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2, 179 p.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: R&M 73:11-12 pp 378-399 Wisconsin Mineral Locality Index
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Hydromagnesite
Formula: Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Phlogopite
Formula: KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Polybasite
Formula: [(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Pyrargyrite
Formula: Ag3SbS3
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, WI, v. 42, part 2: 161- 179.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Acanthite2.BA.35Ag2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Dyscrasite2.AA.35Ag3Sb
Freibergite2.GB.05Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Galena2.CD.10PbS
var: Argentiferous Galena2.CD.10PbS
Polybasite2.GB.15[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Pyrargyrite2.GA.05Ag3SbS3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydromagnesite5.DA.05Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Cummingtonite9.DE.05☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite9.EC.20KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

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 = 3:1
Dyscrasite2.2.1.1Ag3Sb
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Acanthite2.4.1.1Ag2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø > 4
Polybasite3.1.7.2[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
3 <ø < 4
Freibergite3.3.6.3Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 3
Pyrargyrite3.4.1.2Ag3SbS3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16b - HYDRATED CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydromagnesite16b.7.1.1Mg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
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 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Cummingtonite66.1.1.1☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Phlogopite71.2.2b.1KMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Galena
var: Argentiferous Galena
-PbS
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
MgMagnesium
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg HydromagnesiteMg5(CO3)4(OH)2 · 4H2O
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Mg PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
SiSilicon
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si Cummingtonite☐{Mg2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
SSulfur
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
S Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
S Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K PhlogopiteKMg3(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag SilverAg
Ag PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Ag DyscrasiteAg3Sb
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Ag FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
SbAntimony
Sb PyrargyriteAg3SbS3
Sb DyscrasiteAg3Sb
Sb Polybasite[(Ag,Cu)6(Sb,As)2S7][Ag9CuS4]
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb Galena (var: Argentiferous Galena)PbS

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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Statherian - Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 3185191
Paleoproterozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Comments: Pembine-Wasau Terrane

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]

Paleoproterozoic
1600 - 2500 Ma



ID: 2976420
Mafic metavolcanic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (1600 - 2500 Ma)

Description: Dominantly tholeiitic basalt and basaltic andesite flows and tuffs; associated with sheet dikes, massive and layered metagabbro, and ultramafic rocks. In northeastern Wisconsin, rocks have been named the Quinnesec Formation.

Comments: Pembine-Wausau terrane Original map source: Cannon, W.F., Kress, T.H., Sutphin, D.M., Morey, G.B., Meints, Joyce, and Barber-Delach, Robert, 1997, Digital Geologic Map and mineral deposits of the Lake Superior Region, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan: USGS Open-File Report 97-455 (version 3, Nov. 19

Lithology: Major:{basalt,basaltic andesite}, Minor:{metagabbro,ultramafic}

Reference: Horton, J.D., C.A. San Juan, and D.B. Stoeser. The State Geologic Map Compilation (SGMC) geodatabase of the conterminous United States. doi: 10.3133/ds1052. U.S. Geological Survey Data Series 1052. [133]

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

References

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Kennedy, L.P., T.A. Harding, J.N. Schaff & A.M. Zielinski (1991), "The Lynne Massive Sulfide Deposit, Oneida County, Wisconsin", [abst], Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 37th Annual Meeting, Eau Claire, Wisconsin, 1991: Vol. 37, part 1, p. 63. ;
Adams, G. (1996) Geology of the Lynne base metal deposit, north-central Wisconsin, U.S.A. in LaBerge, G. L., Ed., Volcanogenic massive sulfide deposits of northern Wisconsin: A commemorative volume: Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, Wisconsin: 42 (part 2): 161- 179.
Rocks & Minerals (1998): 73(11-12): 378-399 (Wisconsin Mineral Locality Index).
Institute on Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 42nd Annual Meeting, Cable, Wisconsin, v. 42, part 2, 179 p.


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