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Ala-Penikka Reef, Penikat complex, Lapland, Finlandi
Regional Level Types
Ala-Penikka ReefReef
Penikat complexComplex
LaplandRegion
FinlandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
65° 51' 23'' North , 25° 0' 1'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
Köppen climate type:
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Simo3,582 (2014)21.2km
Keminmaa8,980 (2014)21.6km
Kemi22,641 (2014)24.0km
Tervola3,538 (2014)26.8km
Kuivaniemi1,979 (2015)32.1km


Layered intrusive

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
EuropeContinent
Fennoscandian ShieldShield

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


20 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Albite-Anorthite Series'
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136; 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64
Argentopentlandite
Formula: Ag(Fe,Ni)8S8
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136
Augite
Formula: (CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136; 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64
Braggite
Formula: (Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136; 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64
Cobaltite
Formula: CoAsS
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136
Enstatite
Formula: MgSiO3
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136; 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64
Enstatite var: Bronzite
Formula: (Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136; 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136
Hollingworthite
Formula: (Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136
Kotulskite
Formula: Pd(Te,Bi)
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136
Majakite
Formula: PdNiAs
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136
Merenskyite
Formula: (Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136
Palladoarsenide
Formula: Pd2As
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136; 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136; 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136; 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136; 5th International Platinum Symposium Bulletin of The Geological Society of Finland Number 61, Part 1,1989,1-64
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136
Vysotskite
Formula: (Pd,Ni)S
Reference: Econ Geol (1986) 81:1126-1136

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Argentopentlandite2.BB.15Ag(Fe,Ni)8S8
Braggite2.CC.35a(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cobaltite2.EB.25CoAsS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Hollingworthite2.EB.25(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Kotulskite2.CC.05Pd(Te,Bi)
Majakite2.AC.25ePdNiAs
Merenskyite2.EA.20(Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Palladoarsenide2.AC.25aPd2As
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Vysotskite2.CC.35a(Pd,Ni)S
Group 9 - Silicates
Augite9.DA.15(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Enstatite9.DA.05MgSiO3
var: Bronzite9.DA.05(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-

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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Majakite2.4.16.1PdNiAs
Palladoarsenide2.4.14.1Pd2As
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Argentopentlandite2.7.1.2Ag(Fe,Ni)8S8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Braggite2.8.5.3(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Vysotskite2.8.5.2(Pd,Ni)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Cobaltite2.12.3.1CoAsS
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Hollingworthite2.12.3.8(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Merenskyite2.12.14.4(Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Augite65.1.3a.3(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Enstatite65.1.2.1MgSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Albite-Anorthite Series'-
Enstatite
var: Bronzite
-(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Kotulskite-Pd(Te,Bi)

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
O Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
O EnstatiteMgSiO3
MgMagnesium
Mg Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Mg Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Mg EnstatiteMgSiO3
SiSilicon
Si Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Si Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Si EnstatiteMgSiO3
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S CobaltiteCoAsS
S ArgentopentlanditeAg(Fe,Ni)8S8
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S GalenaPbS
S Braggite(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
S Vysotskite(Pd,Ni)S
S Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
CaCalcium
Ca Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe Augite(CaxMgyFez)(Mgy1Fez1)Si2O6
Fe Enstatite (var: Bronzite)(Mg,Fe2+)2[SiO3]2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ArgentopentlanditeAg(Fe,Ni)8S8
CoCobalt
Co CobaltiteCoAsS
NiNickel
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni ArgentopentlanditeAg(Fe,Ni)8S8
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
Ni Vysotskite(Pd,Ni)S
Ni MajakitePdNiAs
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As CobaltiteCoAsS
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As SperrylitePtAs2
As PalladoarsenidePd2As
As MajakitePdNiAs
As Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
RhRhodium
Rh Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
PdPalladium
Pd Vysotskite(Pd,Ni)S
Pd Merenskyite(Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Pd PalladoarsenidePd2As
Pd KotulskitePd(Te,Bi)
Pd MajakitePdNiAs
AgSilver
Ag ArgentopentlanditeAg(Fe,Ni)8S8
TeTellurium
Te Merenskyite(Pd,Pt)(Te,Bi)2
Te KotulskitePd(Te,Bi)
PtPlatinum
Pt SperrylitePtAs2
Pt Braggite(Pt,Pd,Ni)S
AuGold
Au GoldAu
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi KotulskitePd(Te,Bi)

References

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Halkoaho, T.A.A. (1993) The Sompujärvi and Ala-Penikka PGE reefs in the Penikat layered intrusion, northern Finland: implications for PGE reef-forming processes. Acta Univ. Oul. A249, University of Oulu, Oulu, Finland.

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