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Alt Bobos Mine (Bobos), Uris Farm 481, Guinas, Oshikoto Region, Namibiai
Regional Level Types
Alt Bobos Mine (Bobos)Mine
Uris Farm 481Farm
GuinasConstituency
Oshikoto RegionRegion
NamibiaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
19° South , 17° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~16km
Locality type:


On the Uris 481 farm, about 20 km west of Tsumeb.

Regions containing this locality

African PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


12 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Brochantite
Formula: Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: [Mineralogical Record 28:124]
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: [Mineralogical Record 28:124]
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: [Mineralogical Record 28:124]
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: [Mineralogical Record 28:124]
Descloizite
Formula: PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Reference: [Mineralogical Record 28:124]
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: [Mineralogical Record 28:124]
Linarite
Formula: PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Reference: In the collection of Brent Thorne.
Ludjibaite
Formula: Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Habit: Botryoidal
Colour: Blue-Green
Description: Ref: Peter Tandy, Natural History Museum (London)
Reference: SMLS Journal 184 (July/August 2003) p.4
Mottramite
Formula: PbCu(VO4)(OH)
Reference: [Mineralogical Record 28:124]
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: [Mineralogical Record 28:124]
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Reference: [Mineralogical Record 28:124]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Brochantite7.BB.25Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
Linarite7.BC.65PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Descloizite8.BH.40PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Ludjibaite8.BD.25Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Mottramite8.BH.40PbCu(VO4)(OH)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Group 30 - ANHYDROUS SULFATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)m(XO4)pZq, where m:p>2:1
Brochantite30.1.3.1Cu4(SO4)(OH)6
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Linarite30.2.3.1PbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
(AB)5(XO4)2Zq
Ludjibaite41.4.3.3Cu5(PO4)2(OH)4
(AB)2(XO4)Zq
Descloizite41.5.2.1PbZn(VO4)(OH)
Mottramite41.5.2.2PbCu(VO4)(OH)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
H DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
H LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
H LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
H BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
O DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
O CalciteCaCO3
O LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
O LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
O BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
PPhosphorus
P LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
SSulfur
S ChalcociteCu2S
S GalenaPbS
S TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
S BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
VVanadium
V MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
V DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
CuCopper
Cu MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu LudjibaiteCu5(PO4)2(OH)4
Cu LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2
Cu BrochantiteCu4(SO4)(OH)6
ZnZinc
Zn DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Zn TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
AsArsenic
As TennantiteCu6Cu4(Fe2+,Zn)2As4S12S
PbLead
Pb MottramitePbCu(VO4)(OH)
Pb DescloizitePbZn(VO4)(OH)
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb LinaritePbCu(SO4)(OH)2

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Cairncross, B. (1997) The Otavi Mountain Land Cu-Pb-Zn-V Deposits, Namibia. Mineralogical Record, 28(2), 109-130.
Von Bezing, L., Bode, R., and Jahn, S. (2008) Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern.


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