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Futunu Trough, Vanuatui
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Futunu Trough- not defined -
VanuatuCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
19° 52' 59'' South , 170° 10' 0'' East
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Other/historical names associated with this locality:
, , Republic of Vanuatu; New Hebrides


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Alunite
Formula: KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Reference: Schmidt, K., Garbe-Schönberg, D., Hannington, M. D., Anderson, M. O., Bühring, B., Haase, K., ... & Koschinsky, A. (2017). Boiling vapour-type fluids from the nifonea vent field (new hebrides back-arc, vanuatu, sw pacific): Geochemistry of an early-stage, post-eruptive hydrothermal system. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 207, 185-209.
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: Schmidt, K., Garbe-Schönberg, D., Hannington, M. D., Anderson, M. O., Bühring, B., Haase, K., ... & Koschinsky, A. (2017). Boiling vapour-type fluids from the nifonea vent field (new hebrides back-arc, vanuatu, sw pacific): Geochemistry of an early-stage, post-eruptive hydrothermal system. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 207, 185-209.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Iizasa, K., Kawasaki, K., Maeda, K., Matsumoto, T., Saito, N., & Hirai, K. (1998). Hydrothermal sulfide-bearing Fe-Si oxyhydroxide deposits from the Coriolis Troughs, Vanuatu backarc, southwestern Pacific. Marine Geology, 145(1-2), 1-21.
Birnessite
Formula: (Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Reference: Iizasa, K., Kawasaki, K., Maeda, K., Matsumoto, T., Saito, N., & Hirai, K. (1998). Hydrothermal sulfide-bearing Fe-Si oxyhydroxide deposits from the Coriolis Troughs, Vanuatu backarc, southwestern Pacific. Marine Geology, 145(1-2), 1-21.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Iizasa, K., Kawasaki, K., Maeda, K., Matsumoto, T., Saito, N., & Hirai, K. (1998). Hydrothermal sulfide-bearing Fe-Si oxyhydroxide deposits from the Coriolis Troughs, Vanuatu backarc, southwestern Pacific. Marine Geology, 145(1-2), 1-21.
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Iizasa, K., Kawasaki, K., Maeda, K., Matsumoto, T., Saito, N., & Hirai, K. (1998). Hydrothermal sulfide-bearing Fe-Si oxyhydroxide deposits from the Coriolis Troughs, Vanuatu backarc, southwestern Pacific. Marine Geology, 145(1-2), 1-21.
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Iizasa, K., Kawasaki, K., Maeda, K., Matsumoto, T., Saito, N., & Hirai, K. (1998). Hydrothermal sulfide-bearing Fe-Si oxyhydroxide deposits from the Coriolis Troughs, Vanuatu backarc, southwestern Pacific. Marine Geology, 145(1-2), 1-21.
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Iizasa, K., Kawasaki, K., Maeda, K., Matsumoto, T., Saito, N., & Hirai, K. (1998). Hydrothermal sulfide-bearing Fe-Si oxyhydroxide deposits from the Coriolis Troughs, Vanuatu backarc, southwestern Pacific. Marine Geology, 145(1-2), 1-21.
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Iizasa, K., Kawasaki, K., Maeda, K., Matsumoto, T., Saito, N., & Hirai, K. (1998). Hydrothermal sulfide-bearing Fe-Si oxyhydroxide deposits from the Coriolis Troughs, Vanuatu backarc, southwestern Pacific. Marine Geology, 145(1-2), 1-21.
Orpiment
Formula: As2S3
Reference: Schmidt, K., Garbe-Schönberg, D., Hannington, M. D., Anderson, M. O., Bühring, B., Haase, K., ... & Koschinsky, A. (2017). Boiling vapour-type fluids from the nifonea vent field (new hebrides back-arc, vanuatu, sw pacific): Geochemistry of an early-stage, post-eruptive hydrothermal system. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 207, 185-209.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Iizasa, K., Kawasaki, K., Maeda, K., Matsumoto, T., Saito, N., & Hirai, K. (1998). Hydrothermal sulfide-bearing Fe-Si oxyhydroxide deposits from the Coriolis Troughs, Vanuatu backarc, southwestern Pacific. Marine Geology, 145(1-2), 1-21.
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Schmidt, K., Garbe-Schönberg, D., Hannington, M. D., Anderson, M. O., Bühring, B., Haase, K., ... & Koschinsky, A. (2017). Boiling vapour-type fluids from the nifonea vent field (new hebrides back-arc, vanuatu, sw pacific): Geochemistry of an early-stage, post-eruptive hydrothermal system. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 207, 185-209.
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Schmidt, K., Garbe-Schönberg, D., Hannington, M. D., Anderson, M. O., Bühring, B., Haase, K., ... & Koschinsky, A. (2017). Boiling vapour-type fluids from the nifonea vent field (new hebrides back-arc, vanuatu, sw pacific): Geochemistry of an early-stage, post-eruptive hydrothermal system. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta, 207, 185-209.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Iizasa, K., Kawasaki, K., Maeda, K., Matsumoto, T., Saito, N., & Hirai, K. (1998). Hydrothermal sulfide-bearing Fe-Si oxyhydroxide deposits from the Coriolis Troughs, Vanuatu backarc, southwestern Pacific. Marine Geology, 145(1-2), 1-21.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Orpiment2.FA.30As2S3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Birnessite4.FL.45(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Alunite7.BC.10KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Orpiment2.11.1.1As2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
(AB)2X3
Birnessite7.5.3.1(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Alunite30.2.4.1KAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
H AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
OOxygen
O Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O BaryteBaSO4
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
NaSodium
Na Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
AlAluminium
Al AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S CovelliteCuS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S BaryteBaSO4
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S OrpimentAs2S3
S RealgarAs4S4
S AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
KPotassium
K AluniteKAl3(SO4)2(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
MnManganese
Mn Birnessite(Na,Ca)0.5(Mn4+,Mn3+)2O4 · 1.5H2O
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As OrpimentAs2S3
As RealgarAs4S4
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

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Iizasa, K., Kawasaki, K., Maeda, K., Matsumoto, T., Saito, N., Hirai, K. (1998) Hydrothermal sulfide-bearing Fe-Si oxyhydroxide deposits from the Coriolis Troughs, Vanuatu backarc, southwestern Pacific. Marine Geology, 145(1-2), 1-21.

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