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Jeruisolemi, Vatukoula, Tavua Gold Field, Viti Levu, Fijii
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Jeruisolemi- not defined -
Vatukoula- not defined -
Tavua Gold FieldOre Field
Viti Levu- not defined -
FijiCountry

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Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 17° South , 178° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~54km
Köppen climate type:Af : Tropical rainforest climate


Jaspoid bluish to blackish gray quartz formations with disseminated gold.
Ancient siliceous sludges from hydrothermal springs near a volcanic caldera.

Regions containing this locality

Australian Plate (Australia Plate)Tectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


2 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Boirat, J.M., Lum, J. (1987) Chronique de la Recherche Minière, N° 486, 55-62, BRGM.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Boirat, J.M., Lum, J. (1987) Chronique de la Recherche Minière, N° 486, 55-62, BRGM.
Quartz var: Jasper
Reference: Boirat, J.M., Lum, J. (1987) Chronique de la Recherche Minière, N° 486, 55-62, BRGM.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Jasper4.DA.05SiO2

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 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
var: Jasper-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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