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Makwiro River, Chiredzi mining district (Hartley mining district), Masvingo, Zimbabwei
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Makwiro RiverRiver
Chiredzi mining district (Hartley mining district)Mining District
MasvingoProvince
ZimbabweCountry

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Latitude & Longitude:
21° South , 31° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~128km
Locality type:


Alluvial concentrate.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


15 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Atheneite
Formula: Pd2As0.75Hg0.25
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Awaruite
Formula: Ni3Fe
Description: Copper bearing
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Braggite
Formula: (Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Cooperite
Formula: PtS
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
'Monazite'
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Potarite
Formula: PdHg
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T. W., Gast, L., & Kojonen, K. (2003). Geochemistry and mineralogy of platinum-group elements at Hartley Platinum Mine, Zimbabwe. Mineralium Deposita, 38(3), 327-343.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Awaruite1.AE.20Ni3Fe
Gold1.AA.05Au
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
Potarite1.AD.25PdHg
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Atheneite2.AC.05aPd2As0.75Hg0.25
Braggite2.CC.35a(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Cooperite2.CC.35bPtS
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Monazite'-

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
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Potarite1.2.4.4PdHg
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
Atheneite2.2.4.1Pd2As0.75Hg0.25
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Braggite2.8.5.3(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Cooperite2.8.5.1PtS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Monazite'-

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O RutileTiO2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
SiSilicon
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S CooperitePtS
S Braggite(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe AwaruiteNi3Fe
NiNickel
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni AwaruiteNi3Fe
AsArsenic
As SperrylitePtAs2
As AtheneitePd2As0.75Hg0.25
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
PdPalladium
Pd PotaritePdHg
Pd AtheneitePd2As0.75Hg0.25
PtPlatinum
Pt SperrylitePtAs2
Pt CooperitePtS
Pt Braggite(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Pt PlatinumPt
AuGold
Au GoldAu
HgMercury
Hg PotaritePdHg
Hg AtheneitePd2As0.75Hg0.25

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