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Chiney Massif, Aldan Shield, Sakha Republic (Yakutia), Russia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 56° 28' 42'' North , 118° 43' 13'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 56.47861,118.72028
GeoHash:G#: ydh3m997y
Locality type:Massif
Köppen climate type:Dwc : Monsoon-influenced subarctic climate


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Soviet Union (1922-1991)

Country (Former) - 3,740 mineral species & varietal names listed

Siberian Federal District, Russia

District - 1,309 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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8 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

'Anorthosite'
Reference: Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 86: 197-200.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 86: 197-200.; American Mineralogist: 85: 199.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: [AmMin 85:199]
Froodite
Formula: α-PdBi2
Reference: Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 86: 197-200.; American Mineralogist: 85: 199.
'Gabbronorite'
Reference: Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 86: 197-200.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: [AmMin 85:199]
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Reference: Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 86: 197-200.; American Mineralogist: 85: 199.
Stibiopalladinite
Formula: Pd5Sb2
Reference: Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 86: 197-200.; American Mineralogist: 85: 199.
Sudburyite
Formula: (Pd,Ni)Sb
Reference: Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 86: 197-200.; American Mineralogist: 85: 199.
'Unnamed (Pd-Bi Oxide)'
Formula: (Bi2O3,Pd)
Habit: rims, and rare pseudomorphs, on froodite in chalcopyrite-rich, exocontact impregnation ores.
Colour: grey
Reference: Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 86: 197-200.; American Mineralogist: 85: 199.
'Unnamed (Pd-Sb-Bi Oxide)'
Formula: Pd3(Sb,Bi)2O4
Description: gray rims, 10–30 μm wide, on Bi-bearing sudburyite, formed by alteration of the latter.
Reference: Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 86: 197-200.; American Mineralogist: 85: 199.
'Unnamed (Pd-Sb Oxide)'
Formula: Pd5Sb2O4
Habit: euhedral to subhedral grains 20–70 μm
Colour: grey-brown
Description: in chalcopyrite as inclusions with a hexagonal outline, formed by alteration of stibiopalladinite.
Reference: Jambor, J.L. and Roberts, A.C. (2001) New mineral names. American Mineralogist: 86: 197-200.; American Mineralogist: 85: 199.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Froodite'2.AC.45aα-PdBi2
'Sperrylite'2.EB.05aPtAs2
'Stibiopalladinite'2.AC.20aPd5Sb2
'Sudburyite'2.CC.05(Pd,Ni)Sb
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Ilmenite'4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Anorthosite'-
'Gabbronorite'-
'Unnamed (Pd-Bi Oxide)'-(Bi2O3,Pd)
'Unnamed (Pd-Sb Oxide)'-Pd5Sb2O4
'Unnamed (Pd-Sb-Bi Oxide)'-Pd3(Sb,Bi)2O4

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 = 5:2
Stibiopalladinite2.3.3.1Pd5Sb2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Froodite2.12.15.1α-PdBi2
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Anorthosite'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'Gabbronorite'-
Sudburyite-(Pd,Ni)Sb
'Unnamed (Pd-Bi Oxide)'-(Bi2O3,Pd)
'Unnamed (Pd-Sb Oxide)'-Pd5Sb2O4
'Unnamed (Pd-Sb-Bi Oxide)'-Pd3(Sb,Bi)2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O Unnamed (Pd-Bi Oxide)(Bi2O3,Pd)
O Unnamed (Pd-Sb-Bi Oxide)Pd3(Sb,Bi)2O4
O Unnamed (Pd-Sb Oxide)Pd5Sb2O4
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
AsArsenic
As SperrylitePtAs2
PdPalladium
Pd Frooditeα-PdBi2
Pd StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
Pd Sudburyite(Pd,Ni)Sb
Pd Unnamed (Pd-Bi Oxide)(Bi2O3,Pd)
Pd Unnamed (Pd-Sb-Bi Oxide)Pd3(Sb,Bi)2O4
Pd Unnamed (Pd-Sb Oxide)Pd5Sb2O4
AgSilver
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
SbAntimony
Sb StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
Sb Sudburyite(Pd,Ni)Sb
Sb Unnamed (Pd-Sb-Bi Oxide)Pd3(Sb,Bi)2O4
Sb Unnamed (Pd-Sb Oxide)Pd5Sb2O4
PtPlatinum
Pt SperrylitePtAs2
AuGold
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au GoldAu
BiBismuth
Bi Frooditeα-PdBi2
Bi Unnamed (Pd-Bi Oxide)(Bi2O3,Pd)
Bi Unnamed (Pd-Sb-Bi Oxide)Pd3(Sb,Bi)2O4

References

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Tolstykh, N.D., Krivenko, A.P., Lavrent’ev, Y.G., Tolstykh, O.N., and Korolyuk, V.N. (2000) Oxides of the Pd-Sb-Bi system from the Cheney massif (Aldan Shield, Russia). European Journal of Mineralogy: 12: 431–440.


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