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Maja e Sukës deposit, Tropoja ophiolitic Massif, Kukës County, Albaniai
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Maja e Sukës depositDeposit
Tropoja ophiolitic MassifMassif
Kukës CountyCounty
AlbaniaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):
42° 16' 44'' North , 20° 22' 13'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal):
Locality type:
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Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Gjakovë94,158 (2015)12.3km
Kukës17,832 (2018)22.8km
Shaptej650 (2015)24.4km
Gllogjan2,000 (2015)25.4km
Prekolluk350 (2015)25.6km


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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4 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anduoite
Formula: (Ru,Os)As2
Description: One crystal of anduoite (3 µm in diameter) belongs to a complex polyphase assemblage of PGM comprising sperrylite, hollingworthite and an unnamed sulfarsenide of Rh, Ir, Pd and Ni.
Reference: Gornostayev, S.S., Ohnenstetter, M., Neziraj, A., Ohnenstetter, D., Laajoki, K.V.O., Popovchenko, S.E., and Kornienko, P.K. (2001): Canadian Mineralogist 39(2), 591-606.
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Reference: Gornostayev, S.S., Ohnenstetter, M., Neziraj, A., Ohnenstetter, D., Laajoki, K.V.O., Popovchenko, S.E., and Kornienko, P.K. (2001): Canadian Mineralogist 39(2), 591-606.
Hollingworthite
Formula: (Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Reference: Gornostayev, S.S., Ohnenstetter, M., Neziraj, A., Ohnenstetter, D., Laajoki, K.V.O., Popovchenko, S.E., and Kornienko, P.K. (2001): Canadian Mineralogist 39(2), 591-606.
Sperrylite
Formula: PtAs2
Reference: Gornostayev, S.S., Ohnenstetter, M., Neziraj, A., Ohnenstetter, D., Laajoki, K.V.O., Popovchenko, S.E., and Kornienko, P.K. (2001): Canadian Mineralogist 39(2), 591-606.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Anduoite2.EB.15a(Ru,Os)As2
Hollingworthite2.EB.25(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Sperrylite2.EB.05aPtAs2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Anduoite2.12.2.8(Ru,Os)As2
Hollingworthite2.12.3.8(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
Sperrylite2.12.1.13PtAs2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
SSulfur
S Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
FeIron
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
AsArsenic
As Anduoite(Ru,Os)As2
As SperrylitePtAs2
As Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
RuRuthenium
Ru Anduoite(Ru,Os)As2
RhRhodium
Rh Hollingworthite(Rh,Pt,Pd)AsS
PtPlatinum
Pt SperrylitePtAs2

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Gornostayev, S.S., Ohnenstetter, M., Neziraj, A., Ohnenstetter, D., Laajoki, K.V.O., Popovchenko, S.E., Kornienko, P.K. (2001) New occurrences of Anduoite, (Ru,Os)As2, from chromite deposits of Ukraine and Albania. Canadian Mineralogist, 39(2), 591-606.

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