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Bjordal Mine (Nyamuliro Mine), Kabale District, Western Region, Ugandai
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Bjordal Mine (Nyamuliro Mine)Mine
Kabale DistrictDistrict
Western RegionRegion
UgandaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
1° 9' South , 29° 48' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Kisoro12,400 (2016)19.7km
Kanungu14,600 (2016)21.4km
Kabale43,500 (2016)23.8km
Ntungamo16,915 (2016)34.0km
Rukungiri14,000 (2016)37.8km


Tungsten-bismuth mine near Kisoro. Tungsten occurs in quartz veins associated with granitoid intrusions.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anthoinite
Formula: AlWO3(OH)3
Reference: J. W. Anthony et al.: Handbook of Mineralogy, Vol. 3, (1997), 17
Ferberite
Formula: FeWO4
Reference: Ricard W. Barstow List. November 1977 (http://barstow.mindat.org/pdf/1977-11.pdf)
Hydrokenoelsmoreite
Formula: 2W2O6(H2O)
Description: Yellowish masses infilling large cavities in cellular blackish Ferberite/Quartz matrix
Reference: Ricard W. Barstow List. November 1977 (http://barstow.mindat.org/pdf/1977-11.pdf)
Hydrokenoelsmoreite var: Ferritungstite
Description: Yellowish masses infilling large cavities in cellular blackish Ferberite/Quartz matrix
Reference: Ricard W. Barstow List. November 1977 (http://barstow.mindat.org/pdf/1977-11.pdf)
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Ricard W. Barstow List. November 1977 (http://barstow.mindat.org/pdf/1977-11.pdf)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Ferberite4.DB.30FeWO4
Hydrokenoelsmoreite4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
var: Ferritungstite4.DH.152W2O6(H2O)
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anthoinite7.GB.35AlWO3(OH)3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Ferberite48.1.1.2FeWO4
Basic Anhydrous Molybdates and Tungstates
Anthoinite48.3.3.1AlWO3(OH)3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Hydrokenoelsmoreite-2W2O6(H2O)
var: Ferritungstite-2W2O6(H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AnthoiniteAlWO3(OH)3
H Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
OOxygen
O AnthoiniteAlWO3(OH)3
O FerberiteFeWO4
O QuartzSiO2
O Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)
AlAluminium
Al AnthoiniteAlWO3(OH)3
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
FeIron
Fe FerberiteFeWO4
WTungsten
W AnthoiniteAlWO3(OH)3
W FerberiteFeWO4
W Hydrokenoelsmoreite2W2O6(H2O)

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Encyclopedia of Minerals, 2nd. edition: 33. [misnamed as Kabole District?]

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