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Chindwin river, Monywa District, Sagaing Region (Sagaing Division), Myanmari
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Chindwin riverRiver
Monywa DistrictDistrict
Sagaing Region (Sagaing Division)Region
MyanmarCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 22° 7' 10'' North , 95° 6' 42'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 22.11948,95.11175
GeoHash:G#: w5gtu6dr2
Locality type:River
Köppen climate type:Aw : Tropical savanna, wet
Other/historical names associated with this locality:Burma


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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18 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Bowieite
Formula: (Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Braggite
Formula: (Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Cooperite
Formula: PtS
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Cuproiridsite
Formula: (Cu,Fe)Ir2S4
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Geversite
Formula: PtSb2
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Hollingworthite
Formula: (Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Irarsite
Formula: (Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Reference: 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64; Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Isomertieite
Formula: Pd11Sb2As2
Reference: 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64; Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Kashinite
Formula: (Ir,Rh)2S3
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Keithconnite
Formula: Pd20Te7
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Reference: 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64; Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Malanite
Formula: Cu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Osmium
Formula: (Os,Ir,Ru)
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, Th., Htay, T. (1990): Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineral. Petrology: 42: 265 286; in: Jambor, J.L., Vanko, D.A. (1991): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 76:6 1438-1439
Osmium var: Iridosmine
Formula: (Os,Ir)
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, Th., Htay, T. (1990): Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineral. Petrology: 42: 265 286; in: Jambor, J.L., Vanko, D.A. (1991): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 76:6 1438-1439
Platarsite
Formula: PtAsS
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Reference: 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64; Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Stibiopalladinite
Formula: Pd5Sb2
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
Tulameenite
Formula: Pt2CuFe
Reference: 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64; Hagen, D., Weiser, T., & Htay, T. (1990). Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.
'UM1990-39-S:CuFeIrNiPtRh'
Formula: (Rh,Ir,Pt)4(Ni,Fe,Cu)5S6
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, Th., Htay, T. (1990): Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineral. Petrology: 42: 265 286; in: Jambor, J.L., Vanko, D.A. (1991): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 76:6 1438-1439
'UM1990-41-S:CuPd'
Formula: Pd7Cu2S4
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, Th., Htay, T. (1990): Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineral. Petrology: 42: 265 286; in: Jambor, J.L., Vanko, D.A. (1991): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 76:6 1438-1439
'UM1990-48-Sb:CuPd'
Formula: Pd2CuSb
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, Th., Htay, T. (1990): Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineral. Petrology: 42: 265 286; in: Jambor, J.L., Vanko, D.A. (1991): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 76:6 1438-1439
'UM1990-50-Sb:PbPdPt'
Formula: (Pd,Pt)2PbSb
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, Th., Htay, T. (1990): Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineral. Petrology: 42: 265 286; in: Jambor, J.L., Vanko, D.A. (1991): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 76:6 1438-1439
'UM1990-76-Te:BiIrPbPtRh'
Formula: (Rh,Pb,Ir)2(Te,Bi)3
Reference: Hagen, D., Weiser, Th., Htay, T. (1990): Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineral. Petrology: 42: 265 286; in: Jambor, J.L., Vanko, D.A. (1991): New mineral Names. American Mineralogist: 76:6 1438-1439

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Osmium1.AF.05(Os,Ir,Ru)
var: Iridosmine1.AF.05(Os,Ir)
Tulameenite1.AG.40Pt2CuFe
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bowieite2.DB.15(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Braggite2.CC.35a(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Cooperite2.CC.35bPtS
Cuproiridsite2.DA.05(Cu,Fe)Ir2S4
Geversite2.EB.05aPtSb2
Hollingworthite2.EB.25(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Irarsite2.EB.25(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Isomertieite2.AC.15aPd11Sb2As2
Kashinite2.DB.15(Ir,Rh)2S3
Keithconnite2.BC.20Pd20Te7
Laurite2.EB.05aRuS2
Malanite2.DA.05Cu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4
Platarsite2.EB.25PtAsS
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Stibiopalladinite2.AC.20aPd5Sb2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'UM1990-39-S:CuFeIrNiPtRh'-(Rh,Ir,Pt)4(Ni,Fe,Cu)5S6
'UM1990-41-S:CuPd'-Pd7Cu2S4
'UM1990-48-Sb:CuPd'-Pd2CuSb
'UM1990-50-Sb:PbPdPt'-(Pd,Pt)2PbSb
'UM1990-76-Te:BiIrPbPtRh'-(Rh,Pb,Ir)2(Te,Bi)3

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
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Osmium1.2.2.1(Os,Ir,Ru)
Tulameenite1.2.4.2Pt2CuFe
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
Keithconnite2.2.6.1Pd20Te7
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 5:2
Stibiopalladinite2.3.3.1Pd5Sb2
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Braggite2.8.5.3(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Cooperite2.8.5.1PtS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:4
Cuproiridsite2.10.1.15(Cu,Fe)Ir2S4
Malanite2.10.1.17Cu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bowieite2.11.12.1(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Kashinite2.11.12.2(Ir,Rh)2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Geversite2.12.1.14PtSb2
Hollingworthite2.12.3.8(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Irarsite2.12.3.7(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Laurite2.12.1.10RuS2
Platarsite2.12.3.6PtAsS
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Miscellaneous
Isomertieite2.16.2.1Pd11Sb2As2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Osmium
var: Iridosmine
-(Os,Ir)
'UM1990-39-S:CuFeIrNiPtRh'-(Rh,Ir,Pt)4(Ni,Fe,Cu)5S6
'UM1990-41-S:CuPd'-Pd7Cu2S4
'UM1990-48-Sb:CuPd'-Pd2CuSb
'UM1990-50-Sb:PbPdPt'-(Pd,Pt)2PbSb
'UM1990-76-Te:BiIrPbPtRh'-(Rh,Pb,Ir)2(Te,Bi)3

List of minerals for each chemical element

SSulfur
S LauriteRuS2
S Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
S UM1990-39-S:CuFeIrNiPtRh(Rh,Ir,Pt)4(Ni,Fe,Cu)5S6
S UM1990-41-S:CuPdPd7Cu2S4
S Bowieite(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
S Braggite(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
S CooperitePtS
S Cuproiridsite(Cu,Fe)Ir2S4
S Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
S Kashinite(Ir,Rh)2S3
S MalaniteCu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4
S PlatarsitePtAsS
FeIron
Fe TulameenitePt2CuFe
Fe UM1990-39-S:CuFeIrNiPtRh(Rh,Ir,Pt)4(Ni,Fe,Cu)5S6
NiNickel
Ni UM1990-39-S:CuFeIrNiPtRh(Rh,Ir,Pt)4(Ni,Fe,Cu)5S6
CuCopper
Cu TulameenitePt2CuFe
Cu UM1990-48-Sb:CuPdPd2CuSb
Cu UM1990-39-S:CuFeIrNiPtRh(Rh,Ir,Pt)4(Ni,Fe,Cu)5S6
Cu UM1990-41-S:CuPdPd7Cu2S4
Cu Cuproiridsite(Cu,Fe)Ir2S4
Cu MalaniteCu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4
AsArsenic
As IsomertieitePd11Sb2As2
As SperrylitePtAs2
As Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
As Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
As PlatarsitePtAsS
RuRuthenium
Ru LauriteRuS2
Ru Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
RhRhodium
Rh Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Rh UM1990-76-Te:BiIrPbPtRh(Rh,Pb,Ir)2(Te,Bi)3
Rh UM1990-39-S:CuFeIrNiPtRh(Rh,Ir,Pt)4(Ni,Fe,Cu)5S6
Rh Bowieite(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Rh Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Rh Kashinite(Ir,Rh)2S3
PdPalladium
Pd IsomertieitePd11Sb2As2
Pd UM1990-48-Sb:CuPdPd2CuSb
Pd UM1990-50-Sb:PbPdPt(Pd,Pt)2PbSb
Pd UM1990-41-S:CuPdPd7Cu2S4
Pd KeithconnitePd20Te7
Pd StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
SbAntimony
Sb IsomertieitePd11Sb2As2
Sb UM1990-48-Sb:CuPdPd2CuSb
Sb UM1990-50-Sb:PbPdPt(Pd,Pt)2PbSb
Sb GeversitePtSb2
Sb StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
TeTellurium
Te UM1990-76-Te:BiIrPbPtRh(Rh,Pb,Ir)2(Te,Bi)3
Te KeithconnitePd20Te7
OsOsmium
Os Osmium (var: Iridosmine)(Os,Ir)
Os Osmium(Os,Ir,Ru)
IrIridium
Ir Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Ir UM1990-76-Te:BiIrPbPtRh(Rh,Pb,Ir)2(Te,Bi)3
Ir UM1990-39-S:CuFeIrNiPtRh(Rh,Ir,Pt)4(Ni,Fe,Cu)5S6
Ir Osmium (var: Iridosmine)(Os,Ir)
Ir Bowieite(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Ir Cuproiridsite(Cu,Fe)Ir2S4
Ir Kashinite(Ir,Rh)2S3
PtPlatinum
Pt TulameenitePt2CuFe
Pt SperrylitePtAs2
Pt Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Pt UM1990-50-Sb:PbPdPt(Pd,Pt)2PbSb
Pt UM1990-39-S:CuFeIrNiPtRh(Rh,Ir,Pt)4(Ni,Fe,Cu)5S6
Pt Bowieite(Rh,Ir,Pt)2S3
Pt Braggite(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Pt CooperitePtS
Pt GeversitePtSb2
Pt MalaniteCu(Pt3+,Ir3+)2S4
Pt PlatarsitePtAsS
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb UM1990-76-Te:BiIrPbPtRh(Rh,Pb,Ir)2(Te,Bi)3
Pb UM1990-50-Sb:PbPdPt(Pd,Pt)2PbSb
BiBismuth
Bi UM1990-76-Te:BiIrPbPtRh(Rh,Pb,Ir)2(Te,Bi)3

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5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1, 1989, 1-64.
Hagen, D., Weiser, T., and Htay, T. (1990) Platinum-group minerals in Quaternary gold placers in the upper Chindwin area of northern Burma. Mineralogy and Petrology, 42(1-4), 265-286.


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