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Mindy prospect, Watson Lake mining district, Yukon, Canadai
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Mindy prospectProspect (Inactive)
Watson Lake mining districtMining District
YukonTerritory
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
60° 37' 31'' North , 132° 19' 40'' West
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Prospect (Inactive) - last checked 2016
Age:
~145.0 to 66.0 Ma
Geologic Time:
Reference for age:
Liverton (2016)


Sn-bearing skarn prospect

Regions containing this locality

North America PlateTectonic Plate
Rocky Mountains, North AmericaMountain Range

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


21 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Bandylite
Formula: Cu[B(OH)4]Cl
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Cordierite
Formula: (Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Ferro-actinolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Fluoborite
Formula: Mg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Hulsite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg)2(Fe3+,Sn)(BO3)O2
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Malayaite
Formula: CaSn(SiO4)O
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Nordenskiöldine
Formula: CaSn4+[BO3]2
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Vesuvianite
Formula: (Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Vonsenite
Formula: Fe2+2Fe3+(BO3)O2
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Liverton, T., 2016. A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 3 - Halides
Fluorite3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Cassiterite4.DB.05SnO2
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 6 - Borates
Bandylite6.AC.35Cu[B(OH)4]Cl
Fluoborite6.AB.50Mg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
Hulsite6.AB.45(Fe2+,Mg)2(Fe3+,Sn)(BO3)O2
Nordenskiöldine6.AA.15CaSn4+[BO3]2
Vonsenite6.AB.30Fe2+2Fe3+(BO3)O2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Scheelite7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
Actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Cordierite9.CJ.10(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Ferro-actinolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Malayaite9.AG.15CaSn(SiO4)O
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Vesuvianite9.BG.35(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 24 - ANHYDROUS BORATES
A2BO2[XO3]
Hulsite24.2.3.1(Fe2+,Mg)2(Fe3+,Sn)(BO3)O2
Vonsenite24.2.1.2Fe2+2Fe3+(BO3)O2
AmBn[XO3]p
Nordenskiöldine24.3.3.1CaSn4+[BO3]2
Group 25 - ANHYDROUS BORATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Monoborates
Bandylite25.1.4.2Cu[B(OH)4]Cl
Fluoborite25.1.2.1Mg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Malayaite52.4.3.2CaSn(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Vesuvianite58.2.4.1(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with Al substituted rings
Cordierite61.2.1.1(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ferro-actinolite-☐{Ca2}{Fe2+5}(Si8O22)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H FluoboriteMg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
H Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
H BandyliteCu[B(OH)4]Cl
H Ferro-actinolite☐{Ca2}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
BBoron
B VonseniteFe22+Fe3+(BO3)O2
B Hulsite(Fe2+,Mg)2(Fe3+,Sn)(BO3)O2
B NordenskiöldineCaSn4+[BO3]2
B FluoboriteMg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
B Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
B BandyliteCu[B(OH)4]Cl
OOxygen
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O VonseniteFe22+Fe3+(BO3)O2
O Hulsite(Fe2+,Mg)2(Fe3+,Sn)(BO3)O2
O NordenskiöldineCaSn4+[BO3]2
O MalayaiteCaSn(SiO4)O
O FluoboriteMg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
O Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
O BandyliteCu[B(OH)4]Cl
O Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O Ferro-actinolite☐{Ca2}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F FluoboriteMg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
F Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
NaSodium
Na Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
MgMagnesium
Mg FluoboriteMg3(BO3)(F,OH)3
Mg Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Mg Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Mg Ferro-actinolite☐{Ca2}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Al Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
SiSilicon
Si MalayaiteCaSn(SiO4)O
Si Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Si Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si Ferro-actinolite☐{Ca2}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
ClChlorine
Cl BandyliteCu[B(OH)4]Cl
CaCalcium
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
Ca NordenskiöldineCaSn4+[BO3]2
Ca MalayaiteCaSn(SiO4)O
Ca Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca Ferro-actinolite☐{Ca2}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe VonseniteFe22+Fe3+(BO3)O2
Fe Hulsite(Fe2+,Mg)2(Fe3+,Sn)(BO3)O2
Fe Actinolite☐{Ca2}{Mg4.5-2.5Fe0.5-2.5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Vesuvianite(Ca,Na,☐)19(Al,Mg,Fe3+)13(☐,B,Al,Fe3+)5(Si2O7)4(SiO4)10(OH,F,O)10
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe Cordierite(Mg,Fe)2Al3(AlSi5O18)
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe Ferro-actinolite☐{Ca2}{Fe52+}(Si8O22)(OH)2
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu BandyliteCu[B(OH)4]Cl
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
Sn NordenskiöldineCaSn4+[BO3]2
Sn MalayaiteCaSn(SiO4)O
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)

References

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Liverton, T. (1992) Tectonics and metallogeny of the Thirtymile Range, Yukon Territory, Canada. PhD thesis, Royal Holloway, University of London.
Liverton, T. & Alderton, D.H.M. (1994) Plutonic rocks of the Thirtymile Range, Dorsey Terrane: ultrafractionated tin granites in the Yukon. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 31, 1557-1568.
Liverton, T. (2016) A-type granite plutons and tin skarns in southeast Yukon: Mindy prospect and surrounding granite of 105C/9. In: Yukon Exploration and Geology 2015, K.E. MacFarlane and M.G. Nordling (eds.), Yukon Geological Survey, p. 151-164.


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