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Keretti Mine, Outokumpu Cu-Zn deposit, Outokumpu Cu-Co-Zn-Ni-Ag-Au ore field, North Karelia, Finlandi
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Keretti MineMine
Outokumpu Cu-Zn depositDeposit
Outokumpu Cu-Co-Zn-Ni-Ag-Au ore fieldOre Field
North KareliaRegion
FinlandCountry

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Latitude & Longitude:
62° North , 28° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~218km
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The main Outokumpu mine (Keretti) produced 28.5 Mt of ore grading 3.3% copper, 0.8% zinc, 0.25% cobalt and 0.8 g/t gold.
Established in 1954 and closed in 1989.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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3 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Jyrki Autio photo and specimen. Photo-id 645576
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Jyrki Autio photo and specimen. Photo-id 645576
Uvarovite
Formula: Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Reference: [www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 9 - Silicates
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Uvarovite9.AD.25Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Uvarovite51.4.3b.3Ca3Cr2(SiO4)3
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
MgMagnesium
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
SiSilicon
Si UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
SSulfur
S SphaleriteZnS
CaCalcium
Ca UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
CrChromium
Cr UvaroviteCa3Cr2(SiO4)3
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS

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