Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat Articles
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsThe ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Sericite from
Oshamambe Mine, Hiyama Subprefecture, Hokkaidō, Japan

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula:KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Akira MATSUMURA (1961) Gold-Silver-Copper-Lead-Zinc-Manganese-bearing Pyrite Quartz Veins of Oshamambe Mine, Southwestern Hokkaido. Bulletin of the Geological Survey of Japan Vol.12:930-946.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Sericite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Oshamambe Mine, Hiyama Subprefecture, Hokkaidō, Japan
Nearest other occurrences of Sericite
77.0km (47.9 miles) Minamishiraoi deposits (Minamishiraoi baryte mine), Shiraoi-cho, Shiraoi-gun, Iburi Subprefecture, Hokkaidō, Japan
78.2km (48.6 miles) Toyoha mine, Minami-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaidō, Japan
98.5km (61.2 miles) Johkoku mine (Jôkoku mine; Jokoku mine), Kaminokuni, Hiyama Subprefecture, Hokkaidō, Japan
 
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: July 18, 2019 17:07:13
Go to top of page