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Voidolakkos, Vourinos Mt ophiolite complex, Kozani and Grevena border area, West Macedonia, Greecei
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Voidolakkos- not defined -
Vourinos Mt ophiolite complexComplex
Kozani and Grevena border areaArea
West MacedoniaAdministrative Region
GreeceCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 40° North , 21° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~1km
Köppen climate type:Cfb : Temperate oceanic climate


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


9 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Awaruite
Formula: Ni3Fe
'Chlorite Group'
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Erlichmanite
Formula: OsS2
Irarsite
Formula: (Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Iridium
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Osmium
Formula: (Os,Ir,Ru)
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Rutheniridosmine
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Awaruite1.AE.20Ni3Fe
Iridium1.AF.10(Ir,Os,Ru)
Osmium1.AF.05(Os,Ir,Ru)
Rutheniridosmine1.AF.05(Ir,Os,Ru)
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Erlichmanite2.EB.05aOsS2
Irarsite2.EB.25(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Laurite2.EB.05aRuS2
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Awaruite1.1.11.4Ni3Fe
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Iridium1.2.1.2(Ir,Os,Ru)
Osmium1.2.2.1(Os,Ir,Ru)
Rutheniridosmine1.2.2.3(Ir,Os,Ru)
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Erlichmanite2.12.1.16OsS2
Irarsite2.12.3.7(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Laurite2.12.1.10RuS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
SSulfur
S LauriteRuS2
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
S ErlichmaniteOsS2
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe AwaruiteNi3Fe
NiNickel
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni AwaruiteNi3Fe
AsArsenic
As Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
RuRuthenium
Ru LauriteRuS2
Ru Rutheniridosmine(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ru Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
RhRhodium
Rh Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
OsOsmium
Os Rutheniridosmine(Ir,Os,Ru)
Os ErlichmaniteOsS2
Os Osmium(Os,Ir,Ru)
IrIridium
Ir Rutheniridosmine(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ir Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Ir Iridium(Ir,Os,Ru)
PtPlatinum
Pt Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS

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Garuti, G. and Zaccarini, F. (1997) In situ alteration of platinum-group minerals at low temperature: evidence from serpentinized and weathered chromitite of the Vourinos complex, Greece. Canadian Mineralogist: 35: 611-626.
Kapsiotis, A., Grammatikopoulos, T. A., Zaccarini, F., Tsikouras, B., Garuti, G., & Hatzipanagiotou, K. (2006). Platinum-group mineral characterisation in concentrates from low-grade PGE chromitites from the Vourinos ophiolite complex, northern Greece. Applied Earth Science: Transactions of the Institutions of Mining and Metallurgy: Section B, 115(2), 49-57.


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