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Chirynaisky Massif, Koryak Mts, Kamchatka Krai, Russiai
Regional Level Types
Chirynaisky MassifMassif
Koryak MtsMountain Range
Kamchatka KraiKrai
RussiaCountry

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Ultrabasic massif.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


19 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Awaruite
Formula: Ni3Fe
Reference: [MinRec 31:201]
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: [MinRec 31:201]
Copper
Formula: Cu
Reference: [MinRec 31:201]
Heazlewoodite
Formula: Ni3S2
Hexaferrum (TL)
Formula: (Fe,Os,Ru,Ir)
Type Locality:
Description: The mineral occurs as inclusions of cubic or octahedral crystals up to 200 micron, with most 5–50 micron, in Cr spinel at the Chirynaisky dunite-harzburgite massif.
Reference: [ZVMO 127/5 (1998), 41; MinRec 31:201]
Iridium
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Iridium var: Osmiridium
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Iridium var: Rutheniridium
Formula: (Ir,Ru)
Reference: AmMin 84:1685-1688
Iron
Formula: Fe
Reference: [MinRec 31:201]
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Reference: [MinRec 31:201]
Magnesiochromite
Formula: MgCr2O4
Millerite
Formula: NiS
Oregonite
Formula: Ni2FeAs2
Reference: [MinRec 31:201]
Osmium
Formula: (Os,Ir,Ru)
Reference: [MinRec 31:201]
Osmium var: Iridosmine
Formula: (Os,Ir)
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: [MinRec 31:201]
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Rutheniridosmine
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Spinel
Formula: MgAl2O4
Reference: AmMin 84:1685–1688
Taenite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)
Tulameenite
Formula: Pt2CuFe
Reference: [MinRec 31:201]
Zinc
Formula: Zn
Reference: [MinRec 31:201]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Awaruite1.AE.20Ni3Fe
Copper1.AA.05Cu
Hexaferrum (TL)1.AG.05(Fe,Os,Ru,Ir)
Iridium1.AF.10(Ir,Os,Ru)
var: Osmiridium1.AF.10(Ir,Os,Ru)
var: Rutheniridium1.AF.10(Ir,Ru)
Iron1.AE.05Fe
Osmium1.AF.05(Os,Ir,Ru)
var: Iridosmine1.AF.05(Os,Ir)
Rutheniridosmine1.AF.05(Ir,Os,Ru)
Taenite1.AE.10(Fe,Ni)
Tulameenite1.AG.40Pt2CuFe
Zinc1.AB.05Zn
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Heazlewoodite2.BB.05Ni3S2
Laurite2.EB.05aRuS2
Millerite2.CC.20NiS
Oregonite2.BB.05Ni2FeAs2
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnesiochromite4.BB.05MgCr2O4
Spinel4.BB.05MgAl2O4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Awaruite1.1.11.4Ni3Fe
Copper1.1.1.3Cu
Taenite1.1.11.2(Fe,Ni)
Zinc1.1.5.1Zn
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Iridium1.2.1.2(Ir,Os,Ru)
Osmium1.2.2.1(Os,Ir,Ru)
Rutheniridosmine1.2.2.3(Ir,Os,Ru)
Tulameenite1.2.4.2Pt2CuFe
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Heazlewoodite2.5.3.1Ni3S2
Oregonite2.5.4.1Ni2FeAs2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Millerite2.8.16.1NiS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Laurite2.12.1.10RuS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnesiochromite7.2.3.1MgCr2O4
Spinel7.2.1.1MgAl2O4
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Hexaferrum (TL)-(Fe,Os,Ru,Ir)
Iridium
var: Osmiridium
-(Ir,Os,Ru)
var: Rutheniridium-(Ir,Ru)
Iron-Fe
Osmium
var: Iridosmine
-(Os,Ir)

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
O SpinelMgAl2O4
MgMagnesium
Mg MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
Mg SpinelMgAl2O4
AlAluminium
Al SpinelMgAl2O4
SSulfur
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S LauriteRuS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S HeazlewooditeNi3S2
S MilleriteNiS
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr MagnesiochromiteMgCr2O4
FeIron
Fe Hexaferrum(Fe,Os,Ru,Ir)
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe OregoniteNi2FeAs2
Fe IronFe
Fe AwaruiteNi3Fe
Fe TulameenitePt2CuFe
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe Taenite(Fe,Ni)
NiNickel
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Ni OregoniteNi2FeAs2
Ni AwaruiteNi3Fe
Ni HeazlewooditeNi3S2
Ni MilleriteNiS
Ni Taenite(Fe,Ni)
CuCopper
Cu CopperCu
Cu TulameenitePt2CuFe
ZnZinc
Zn ZincZn
AsArsenic
As OregoniteNi2FeAs2
RuRuthenium
Ru Hexaferrum(Fe,Os,Ru,Ir)
Ru LauriteRuS2
Ru Rutheniridosmine(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ru Iridium (var: Osmiridium)(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ru Iridium (var: Rutheniridium)(Ir,Ru)
OsOsmium
Os Hexaferrum(Fe,Os,Ru,Ir)
Os Osmium(Os,Ir,Ru)
Os Rutheniridosmine(Ir,Os,Ru)
Os Iridium (var: Osmiridium)(Ir,Os,Ru)
Os Osmium (var: Iridosmine)(Os,Ir)
IrIridium
Ir Hexaferrum(Fe,Os,Ru,Ir)
Ir Rutheniridosmine(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ir Iridium (var: Osmiridium)(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ir Osmium (var: Iridosmine)(Os,Ir)
Ir Iridium (var: Rutheniridium)(Ir,Ru)
Ir Iridium(Ir,Os,Ru)
PtPlatinum
Pt TulameenitePt2CuFe

References

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Mochalov, A.G., Dmitrenko, G.G., Rudashevskiy, N.S., Zhernovskiy, I.V. & Boldyreva, N.N. (1998): Hexaferrum (Fe,Ru), (Fe,Os), (Fe,Ir) – a new mineral. Zap. Vser. Mineral. Obshchest. 127(5), 41–51 (in Russ.).


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