Yuno-Taki waterfall, Me-akan volcano, Akan National Park, Kushiro Subprefecture, Hokkaidō, Japani
|Regional Level Types|
|Akan National Park||National Park|
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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
43° North , 144° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
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Köppen climate type:
Hot stream (43 degrees C) emitting from hot springs at foot of Meakan-dake, eastern Hokkaido. First locality for well-characterized natural buserite, which is presently being deposited here, together with minor amorphous Fe hydroxide, on stones and even in PVC pipe.
Regions containing this locality
|Okhotsk Plate||Tectonic Plate|
Select Mineral List TypeStandard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements
Detailed Mineral List:
| ⓘ 'Buserite'|
Formula: Na4Mn14O27 · 21H2O
Reference: Bilinski, et al. (2002) Am. Min. 87, 580-591
List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification
|Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides|
|ⓘ||'Buserite'||4.FL.35||Na4Mn14O27 · 21H2O|
List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification
|Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.|
|ⓘ||'Buserite'||-||Na4Mn14O27 · 21H2O|
List of minerals for each chemical element
|H||ⓘ Buserite||Na4Mn14O27 · 21H2O|
|O||ⓘ Buserite||Na4Mn14O27 · 21H2O|
|Na||ⓘ Buserite||Na4Mn14O27 · 21H2O|
|Mn||ⓘ Buserite||Na4Mn14O27 · 21H2O|
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Usui, A., Mita, N., Hariya, Y. (1991) Manganese minerals from a hot spring, Yuno-Taki Falls, Mt Me-Akan, Hokkaido. Mining Geology, 42, 3, 210-211
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