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Yatani mine, Yonezawa City, Yamagata, Japani
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Yatani mineMine
Yonezawa CityCity
YamagataPrefecture
JapanCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 37° 46' 30'' North , 140° 1' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 37.77500,140.01667
GeoHash:G#: xnewfhtp2
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dfb : Warm-summer humid continental climate


Lead-zinc deposit with minor gold and silver ores in hydrothermal veins.

Regions containing this locality

Honshu Island, Japan

Island - 1,361 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

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19 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Acanthite
Formula: Ag2S
Reference: Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan); Econ Geol (1985) 80:1415-1424; Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated by the Geological Survey of Japan); Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Econ Geol (1985) 80:1415-1424; Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu ore collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan); Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu ore collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Johannsenite
Formula: CaMn2+Si2O6
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated by the Geological Survey of Japan); Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated by the Geological Survey of Japan); Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
'K Feldspar var: Adularia'
Formula: KAlSi3O8
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated by the Geological Survey of Japan); Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Kutnohorite
Formula: CaMn2+(CO3)2
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated by the Geological Survey of Japan)
Lenaite ?
Formula: AgFeS2
Reference: Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan)
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu collection (curated by the Geological Survey of Japan); Econ Geol (1985) 80:1415-1424; Makoto Watanabe (1983) Journal of Science of the Hiroshima University, Series C, 8, #1, 67-94.; Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu ore collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan); Dr. Kameki Kinoshita collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan); Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Rhodochrosite
Formula: MnCO3
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu ore collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan); Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Rhodonite
Formula: Mn2+SiO3
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu ore collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan); Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu ore collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan); Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Dr. Matsuo Nambu ore collection (curated at Geological Survey of Japan); Econ Geol (1985) 80:1415-1424; Makoto Watanabe (1983) Journal of Science of the Hiroshima University, Series C, 8, #1, 67-94.; Urabe, T. (1977). Partition of cadmium and manganese between coexisting sphalerite and galena from some Japanese epithermal deposits. Mineralium Deposita, 12(3), 319-330.
Stannite
Formula: Cu2FeSnS4
Reference: Shimizu, M., Shimizu, M., & Tsunoda, K. (2008). Physicochemical Environment of Formation of Tin Sulfide-Bearing. Far Eastern Studies 7:23-40

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Acanthite'2.BA.35Ag2S
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Lenaite' ?2.CB.10aAgFeS2
'Marcasite'2.EB.10aFeS2
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stannite2.CB.15aCu2FeSnS4
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Kutnohorite'5.AB.10CaMn2+(CO3)2
'Rhodochrosite'5.AB.05MnCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Johannsenite'9.DA.15CaMn2+Si2O6
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Rhodonite'9.DK.05Mn2+SiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8

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
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
Lenaite ?2.9.1.5AgFeS2
Stannite2.9.2.1Cu2FeSnS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Rhodochrosite14.1.1.4MnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Kutnohorite14.2.1.3CaMn2+(CO3)2
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Johannsenite65.1.3a.4CaMn2+Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=5
Rhodonite65.4.1.1Mn2+SiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'K Feldspar'-
'var: Adularia'-KAlSi3O8
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
C RhodochrositeMnCO3
OOxygen
O K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
O CalciteCaCO3
O JohannseniteCaMn2+Si2O6
O KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O RhodochrositeMnCO3
O RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
Si JohannseniteCaMn2+Si2O6
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S AcanthiteAg2S
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S LenaiteAgFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S StanniteCu2FeSnS4
KPotassium
K K Feldspar (var: Adularia)KAlSi3O8
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca JohannseniteCaMn2+Si2O6
Ca KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
MnManganese
Mn JohannseniteCaMn2+Si2O6
Mn KutnohoriteCaMn2+(CO3)2
Mn RhodochrositeMnCO3
Mn RhodoniteMn2+SiO3
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe LenaiteAgFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe StanniteCu2FeSnS4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu StanniteCu2FeSnS4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
AgSilver
Ag AcanthiteAg2S
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag LenaiteAgFeS2
Ag SilverAg
SnTin
Sn StanniteCu2FeSnS4
AuGold
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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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Cenozoic
0 - 66 Ma



ID: 3184693
Cenozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks

Age: Cenozoic (0 - 66 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary and volcanic 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]

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

References

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- Mining Annual Review (1985): 407.
- Kamitani, M., Okumura, K., Teraoka, Y., Miyano, S., and Watanabe, Y. (2007): Mineral Resources Map of East Asia. Geological Survey of Japan.

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