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Sphalerite from
Trepča Stan Terg Mine (Stari Trg Mine; Trepča Mine; Stan Trg Mine), Trepča complex, Trepča valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, District of Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Sphalerite
Formula:ZnS
Comments:The lustrous black spalerite is high in iron.
Habit:Modified and twinned tetrahedra to several cm
Colour:black
Luminescent properties:none
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Féraud J. (1979) - La mine " Stari-Trg " (Trepca, Yougoslavie) et ses richesses minéralogiques. Avec la collaboration de Mari D. et G. (1979) Minéraux et Fossiles, n° 59-60, p. 19-28; Joana Koà Odziejczyk ,Jaroslav Pršek , Halilqela ( 2012) MIneralogical Diversity In Orebodies Within Xth Horizon.At Stan Terg Mine, Kosovo. Buletini i Shkencave Gjeologjike pp84-; Kołodziejczyk, J., Pršek, J., Melfos, V., Voudouris, P. C., Maliqi, F., & Kozub-Budzyń, G. (2015). Bismuth minerals from the Stan Terg deposit (Trepça, Kosovo). Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie-Abhandlungen: Journal of Mineralogy and Geochemistry, 192(3), 317-333.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Calcite86 photos of Sphalerite associated with Calcite at this locality.
Pyrite64 photos of Sphalerite associated with Pyrite at this locality.
Arsenopyrite30 photos of Sphalerite associated with Arsenopyrite at this locality.
Quartz27 photos of Sphalerite associated with Quartz at this locality.
Pyrrhotite26 photos of Sphalerite associated with Pyrrhotite at this locality.
Rhodochrosite21 photos of Sphalerite associated with Rhodochrosite at this locality.
Dolomite19 photos of Sphalerite associated with Dolomite at this locality.
Galena18 photos of Sphalerite associated with Galena at this locality.
Siderite10 photos of Sphalerite associated with Siderite at this locality.
Bournonite8 photos of Sphalerite associated with Bournonite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sphalerite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Trepča Stan Terg Mine (Stari Trg Mine; Trepča Mine; Stan Trg Mine), Trepča complex, Trepča valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, District of Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo
Nearest other occurrences of Sphalerite
24.2km (15.1 miles) A Crnac (Cërnac) Mine, Leposavić, District of Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo
32.9km (20.5 miles) B Belo Brdo Mine, Leposavić, District of Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo
34.2km (21.3 miles) C Draznja deposit (Drazhnje; Cuka e Batlavë), District of Pristina (District of Prishtina), Kosovo
42.2km (26.2 miles) D Ajvalia Mine (Hajvalija Mine; Hajvali Mine), Gračanica (Graçanicë), District of Pristina (District of Prishtina), Kosovo
45.8km (28.5 miles) E Badovac Mine, Gračanica (Graçanicë), District of Pristina (District of Prishtina), Kosovo
55.3km (34.4 miles) F Artana (Novo Brdo; Novobërdo) Mine, Novo Brdo, District of Pristina (District of Prishtina), Kosovo
56.5km (35.1 miles) G Kaltrina deposit, District of Pristina (District of Prishtina), Kosovo
87.1km (54.1 miles) H Bujanovac, Pčinja District, Serbia
99.1km (61.6 miles) I Lojane, Lipkovo, Republic of Macedonia
105.1km (65.3 miles) J Brskovo Mine (Braskovo Mine), Mojkovac, Montenegro
107.7km (66.9 miles) K Nimce, Kukës County, Albania
119.7km (74.4 miles) L Lak Roshi ore deposit, Lezhë County, Albania
123.3km (76.6 miles) M Tuc deposit, Lezhë County, Albania
127.1km (79.0 miles) N Munella, Lezhë County, Albania
129.4km (80.4 miles) O Spac deposit, Lezhë County, Albania
133.3km (82.8 miles) P Gurthi ore deposit, Lezhë County, Albania
144.5km (89.8 miles) Q Turec, Lezhë County, Albania
144.7km (89.9 miles) R Gjazuj, Lezhë County, Albania
146.1km (90.8 miles) S Zletovo Mine, Kratovo-Zletovo ore District, Probistip, Republic of Macedonia
146.2km (90.8 miles) T Kurbnesh, Lezhë County, Albania
152.4km (94.7 miles) U Fregen, Lezhë County, Albania
155.1km (96.4 miles) V Perlati ore deposit, Lezhë County, Albania
155.8km (96.8 miles) W Toranica Pb-Zn deposit, Kriva Palanka, Republic of Macedonia
158.9km (98.8 miles) X Sasa Mine, Probistip, Republic of Macedonia
159.8km (99.3 miles) Y Suplja Stijena Mine, Pljevlja, Montenegro
159.8km (99.3 miles) Z Bor Mine, Bor, Bor-Majdanpek mining district, Bor District, Serbia
160.2km (99.5 miles) 0 Rubik deposit, Lezhë County, Albania
161.7km (100.5 miles) 1 Mixed Series formation, Babuna Valley, Jakupica Mts, Nežilovo, Veles, Republic of Macedonia
161.7km (100.5 miles) 2 Bartoto prospect, Bresnik deposit, Bresnik Obshtina, Pernik Oblast, Bulgaria
163.3km (101.5 miles) 3 Veliki Krivelj Mine, Bor, Bor-Majdanpek mining district, Bor District, Serbia
163.8km (101.8 miles) 4 Martinovo iron skarn deposit, Montana Oblast, Bulgaria
180.8km (112.4 miles) 5 Majdanpek Mine, Bor-Majdanpek mining district, Bor District, Serbia
188.4km (117.1 miles) 6 Čumavići deposit, Srebrenica, Tuzla Canton, Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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210.9km (131.0 miles) 8 Bučim Mine (Bucim Mine; Buchim Mine; Bučim deposit), Radoviš (Radovish), Republic of Macedonia
218.6km (135.8 miles) 9 Kadiica deposit (Bukovik-Kadiica deposit; Kadica deposit), Berovo, Republic of Macedonia
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