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Pustaya River, Kamchatka Krai, Russiai
Regional Level Types
Pustaya RiverRiver
Kamchatka KraiKrai
RussiaCountry

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Name in Russian:Река Пустая, Камчатский край, Россия
Name in Armenian:Պուստայա
Name in Cebuano:Pustaya, Kamtchatski Kray, Rusya
Locality type:River


This placer deposit is situated within the Koryak–Kamchatka platinum-bearing belt of Alaskan-type intrusions in eastern Russia.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


20 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Biotite'
Reference: Tolstykh, N.D., Sidorov, E.G., Laajoki, K.V.O., Krivenko, A.P., and Podlipskiy, M. (2000): Canadian Mineralogist: 38: 1251-1264.
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Tolstykh, N.D., Sidorov, E.G., Laajoki, K.V.O., Krivenko, A.P., and Podlipskiy, M. (2000): Canadian Mineralogist: 38: 1251-1264.
Cooperite
Formula: PtS
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist 38:1251-1264
Gold var: Palladian Gold
Formula: (Au,Pd)
Reference: Tolstykh, N.D., Sidorov, E.G., Laajoki, K.V.O., Krivenko, A.P., and Podlipskiy, M. (2000): Canadian Mineralogist: 38: 1251-1264.
Hollingworthite
Formula: (Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Hongshiite
Formula: PtCu
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Irarsite
Formula: (Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Iridium
Formula: (Ir,Os,Ru)
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Isoferroplatinum
Formula: Pt3Fe
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Keithconnite
Formula: Pd20Te7
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Laurite
Formula: RuS2
Reference: Tolstykh, N.D., Sidorov, E.G., Laajoki, K.V.O., Krivenko, A.P., and Podlipskiy, M. (2000): Canadian Mineralogist: 38: 1251-1264.
Osmium
Formula: (Os,Ir,Ru)
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Platarsite
Formula: PtAsS
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Platinum
Formula: Pt
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Canadian Mineralogist 38:1251-1264
Rhodarsenide
Formula: (Rh,Pd)2As
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Stibiopalladinite
Formula: Pd5Sb2
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
'UM2000-47-S:CuFePdPt'
Formula: (Cu,Fe,Pd,Pt,Rh)9S8
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
'Unnamed (Pd Telluride)'
Formula: Pd2Te
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
'Unnamed (Pt-Cu Alloy)'
Formula: Pt3Cu
Reference: Tolstykh, N.D., Sidorov, E.G., Laajoki, K.V.O., Krivenko, A.P., and Podlipskiy, M. (2000): The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia. Canadian Mineralogist: 38: 1251-1264.
'Unnamed (Pt-Pd-Fe-Cu Sulphide)'
Formula: (Pt,Pd,Fe,Cu)3S
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
'Unnamed (Pt-Pd Sulphide)'
Formula: (Pt,Pd)3S2
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
'Unnamed (Pt Sulphide)'
Formula: PtS
Description: may be one of the other unnamed minerals as it doesn't appear in reference. same as Unnamed (Pt-Pd-Fe-Cu Sulphide)?
Reference: Tolstykh, N.D., Sidorov, E.G., Laajoki, K.V.O., Krivenko, A.P., and Podlipskiy, M. (2000): The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia. Canadian Mineralogist: 38: 1251-1264.
Vasilite
Formula: (Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]
Vysotskite
Formula: (Pd,Ni)S
Reference: [Canadian Mineralogist 38 p1251-1264 "The association of platinum-group minerals in placers of the Pustaya River, Kamchatka, Russia"]

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
var: Palladian Gold1.AA.05(Au,Pd)
Hongshiite1.AG.45PtCu
Iridium1.AF.10(Ir,Os,Ru)
Isoferroplatinum1.AG.35Pt3Fe
Osmium1.AF.05(Os,Ir,Ru)
Platinum1.AF.10Pt
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Cooperite2.CC.35bPtS
Hollingworthite2.EB.25(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Irarsite2.EB.25(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Keithconnite2.BC.20Pd20Te7
Laurite2.EB.05aRuS2
Platarsite2.EB.25PtAsS
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Rhodarsenide2.AC.25b(Rh,Pd)2As
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Stibiopalladinite2.AC.20aPd5Sb2
'UM2000-47-S:CuFePdPt'2.BC.05(Cu,Fe,Pd,Pt,Rh)9S8
Vasilite2.BC.25(Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
Vysotskite2.CC.35a(Pd,Ni)S
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Unnamed (Pd Telluride)'-Pd2Te
'Unnamed (Pt Sulphide)'-PtS
'Unnamed (Pt-Cu Alloy)'-Pt3Cu
'Unnamed (Pt-Pd Sulphide)'-(Pt,Pd)3S2
'Unnamed (Pt-Pd-Fe-Cu Sulphide)'-(Pt,Pd,Fe,Cu)3S

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
Platinum Group Metals and Alloys
Hongshiite1.2.3.1PtCu
Iridium1.2.1.2(Ir,Os,Ru)
Isoferroplatinum1.2.5.1Pt3Fe
Osmium1.2.2.1(Os,Ir,Ru)
Platinum1.2.1.1Pt
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:1
Keithconnite2.2.6.1Pd20Te7
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 5:2
Stibiopalladinite2.3.3.1Pd5Sb2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cooperite2.8.5.1PtS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Vysotskite2.8.5.2(Pd,Ni)S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Hollingworthite2.12.3.8(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Irarsite2.12.3.7(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Laurite2.12.1.10RuS2
Platarsite2.12.3.6PtAsS
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Miscellaneous
Vasilite2.16.22.1(Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Gold
var: Palladian Gold
-(Au,Pd)
Rhodarsenide-(Rh,Pd)2As
'UM2000-47-S:CuFePdPt'-(Cu,Fe,Pd,Pt,Rh)9S8
'Unnamed (Pd Telluride)'-Pd2Te
'Unnamed (Pt Sulphide)'-PtS
'Unnamed (Pt-Cu Alloy)'-Pt3Cu
'Unnamed (Pt-Pd Sulphide)'-(Pt,Pd)3S2
'Unnamed (Pt-Pd-Fe-Cu Sulphide)'-(Pt,Pd,Fe,Cu)3S

List of minerals for each chemical element

SSulfur
S CooperitePtS
S Vysotskite(Pd,Ni)S
S PlatarsitePtAsS
S Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
S Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
S Vasilite(Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S Unnamed (Pt Sulphide)PtS
S Unnamed (Pt-Pd Sulphide)(Pt,Pd)3S2
S Unnamed (Pt-Pd-Fe-Cu Sulphide)(Pt,Pd,Fe,Cu)3S
S UM2000-47-S:CuFePdPt(Cu,Fe,Pd,Pt,Rh)9S8
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S LauriteRuS2
FeIron
Fe IsoferroplatinumPt3Fe
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Unnamed (Pt-Pd-Fe-Cu Sulphide)(Pt,Pd,Fe,Cu)3S
Fe UM2000-47-S:CuFePdPt(Cu,Fe,Pd,Pt,Rh)9S8
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
NiNickel
Ni Vysotskite(Pd,Ni)S
CuCopper
Cu Vasilite(Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu HongshiitePtCu
Cu Unnamed (Pt-Cu Alloy)Pt3Cu
Cu Unnamed (Pt-Pd-Fe-Cu Sulphide)(Pt,Pd,Fe,Cu)3S
Cu UM2000-47-S:CuFePdPt(Cu,Fe,Pd,Pt,Rh)9S8
AsArsenic
As PlatarsitePtAsS
As Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
As Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
As SperrylitePtAs2
As Rhodarsenide(Rh,Pd)2As
RuRuthenium
Ru Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Ru LauriteRuS2
RhRhodium
Rh Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Rh Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Rh Rhodarsenide(Rh,Pd)2As
Rh UM2000-47-S:CuFePdPt(Cu,Fe,Pd,Pt,Rh)9S8
PdPalladium
Pd Vysotskite(Pd,Ni)S
Pd KeithconnitePd20Te7
Pd StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
Pd Vasilite(Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
Pd Unnamed (Pd Telluride)Pd2Te
Pd Unnamed (Pt-Pd Sulphide)(Pt,Pd)3S2
Pd Unnamed (Pt-Pd-Fe-Cu Sulphide)(Pt,Pd,Fe,Cu)3S
Pd UM2000-47-S:CuFePdPt(Cu,Fe,Pd,Pt,Rh)9S8
Pd Gold (var: Palladian Gold)(Au,Pd)
SbAntimony
Sb StibiopalladinitePd5Sb2
TeTellurium
Te KeithconnitePd20Te7
Te Vasilite(Pd,Cu)16(S,Te)7
Te Unnamed (Pd Telluride)Pd2Te
OsOsmium
Os Osmium(Os,Ir,Ru)
IrIridium
Ir Iridium(Ir,Os,Ru)
Ir Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
PtPlatinum
Pt PlatinumPt
Pt IsoferroplatinumPt3Fe
Pt CooperitePtS
Pt PlatarsitePtAsS
Pt Irarsite(Ir,Ru,Rh,Pt)AsS
Pt SperrylitePtAs2
Pt HongshiitePtCu
Pt Unnamed (Pt-Cu Alloy)Pt3Cu
Pt Unnamed (Pt Sulphide)PtS
Pt Unnamed (Pt-Pd Sulphide)(Pt,Pd)3S2
Pt Unnamed (Pt-Pd-Fe-Cu Sulphide)(Pt,Pd,Fe,Cu)3S
Pt UM2000-47-S:CuFePdPt(Cu,Fe,Pd,Pt,Rh)9S8
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au Gold (var: Palladian Gold)(Au,Pd)

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