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This page provides information about the commodity Platinum in mineral resources and mining.

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Properties of PlatinumHide

Atomic Number:
Atomic Weight:
Melting Point:
2041 K (2314°C, 3214°F)
Boiling Point:
4098 K (4371°C, 6916°F)
21.09 g/cm3

Other Commodities associated with Platinum *Hide

CommodityAssociated LocalitiesTotal Localities% Association (commodity)% Association (Platinum)
Palladium11015272.37% of all Palladium deposits have Platinum.37.16% of all Platinum deposits have Palladium.
Gold10123,2480.43% of all Gold deposits have Platinum.34.12% of all Platinum deposits have Gold.
Copper8910,4040.86% of all Copper deposits have Platinum.30.07% of all Platinum deposits have Copper.
Nickel616539.34% of all Nickel deposits have Platinum.20.61% of all Platinum deposits have Nickel.
Silver5011,2280.45% of all Silver deposits have Platinum.16.89% of all Platinum deposits have Silver.
Chromium411,1543.55% of all Chromium deposits have Platinum.13.85% of all Platinum deposits have Chromium.
Cobalt254076.14% of all Cobalt deposits have Platinum.8.45% of all Platinum deposits have Cobalt.
Rhodium233762.16% of all Rhodium deposits have Platinum.7.77% of all Platinum deposits have Rhodium.
* in exploitable quantities, based on associations listed on

Companies producing PlatinumHide

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Deposits of PlatinumHide

This map shows a selection of deposits that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.

Locality ListHide

- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates.
  • Queensland
    • Gympie Region
  • Pará
    • Carajás mineral province
      • Curionópolis
DR Congo
  • Lualaba
    • Kolwezi mining district
      • Kolwezi
  • Hokkaidō Prefecture
    • Sorachi Subprefecture
      • Numata
  • Betsiboka
    • Tsaratanàna
      • Andriamena
  • Kachin State
    • Myitkyina District
      • Uru River Valley
  • Agder
      • Flåt
  • Altai Republic
    • Turochaksky District
  • Amur Oblast
Amur Minerals Corporation
  • Kemerovo Oblast
  • Krasnoyarsk Krai
    • Lysanskiy dunite-peridotite-gabbro complex
  • Murmansk Oblast
    • Monche tundra intrusion
  • Sverdlovsk Oblast
    • Nizhnii Tagil
South Africa
  • Limpopo
    • Sekhukhune District
Northam Platinum
      • Burgersfort
Anglo American plc
        • Sekhukhuneland
    • Waterberg District
Northam Platinum
  • North West
    • Bojanala Platinum District
      • Brits (Brits District)
Sedibelo Platinum Mines Ltd
      • Rustenburg (Rustenburg District)
Royal Bafokeng Platinum (RBPlat)
Anglo American plc
Sibanye Stillwater
Sibanye Stillwater
Sibanye Stillwater
  • Alaska
    • Bethel Census Area
      • Aniak Mining District
      • Bethel Mining District
      • Goodnews Bay
        • Salmon River - Red Mountain District
    • Denali Borough
      • Bonnifield Mining District
    • Haines
    • Hoonah-Angoon Census Area
      • Juneau Mining District
        • Glacier Bay District
    • Ketchikan Gateway Borough
      • Ketchikan Mining District
    • Kusilvak Census Area
      • Marshall Mining District
    • Matanuska-Susitna Borough
      • Anchorage Mining District
      • Nelchina Mining District
      • Valdez Creek Mining District
      • Willow Creek Mining District
      • Yentna Mining District
    • Nome Census Area
      • Koyuk Mining District
    • Northwest Arctic Borough
      • Fairhaven Mining District
      • Noatak Mining District
    • Petersburg Borough
      • Kupreanof Mining District
    • Sitka
      • Chichagof Mining District (Chicagof Mining District)
    • Southeast Fairbanks Census Area
      • Chistochina Mining District
      • Delta River Mining District
      • Eagle Mining District
      • Fortymile Mining District
      • Valdez Creek Mining District
    • Valdez-Cordova Census Area
      • Chistochina Mining District
      • Delta River Mining District
    • Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area
      • Anvik Mining District
      • Circle Mining District
      • Iditarod Mining District
      • Koyukuk Mining District
      • Melozitna Mining District
      • Ophir Mining District
      • Ruby Mining District
  • Arizona
    • Coconino County
      • Supai
  • California
    • Del Norte Co.
      • Crescent City
    • San Luis Obispo Co.
      • Santa Margarita
    • Siskiyou Co.
      • Klamath Mountains
        • Dillon Creek Mining District
          • Blue Nose Bluff
    • Trinity Co.
      • Klamath Mountains
        • Weaverville District
          • Weaverville
    • Ventura Co.
      • San Emigdio Mountains
        • Frazier Mountain Mining District (Fraser Mountain Mining District)
          • Frazier Park area
            • Frazier Mountain
  • Colorado
    • Chaffee Co.
      • Free Gold Mining District
        • Buena Vista Area
    • Gunnison Co.
      • White Earth Mining District (Powderhorn Mining District)
    • Pitkin Co.
      • Aspen Mining District (Roaring Fork Mining District)
    • Saguache Co.
      • Villa Grove Area
  • Idaho
    • Bingham Co.
      • Snake River Area
    • Boise Co.
      • Idaho City Mining District
        • Illinois Creek Area
    • Owyhee Co.
  • Maryland
    • Baltimore Co.
  • Minnesota
    • Lake Co.
      • Ely-Hoyt Lakes Area
    • St. Louis Co.
      • Western Margin Duluth Complex
  • Montana
    • Custer Co.
    • Granite Co.
      • South Boulder Creek Mining District (Princeton Mining District)
    • Lincoln Co.
      • Troy Mining District
    • Madison Co.
    • Park Co.
      • Mill Creek Mining District
      • New World Mining District (Cooke Mining District)
        • Goose Lake
    • Sanders Co.
      • Green Mountain Mine (Green Mountain Copper Mine; Drake Mine; Mayflower Lode - MS No. 10911; Dixon; See Lucky Strike - 0300890034)
    • Stillwater Co.
    • Sweet Grass Co.
Sibanye Stillwater
Sibanye Stillwater
  • Nevada
    • Clark Co.
      • New York Mountains
        • Crescent Mining District
      • Spring Mountains
        • Goodsprings Mining District
    • Pershing Co.
      • Mineral Basin Mining District
  • New Mexico
    • Lincoln Co.
      • Jicarilla Mountains
        • Jicarilla District
    • Rio Arriba Co.
      • Bromide No. 2 District
    • Sierra Co.
      • Hillsboro District
    • Valencia Co.
      • Tijeras Canyon District
  • Oklahoma
    • Delaware Co.
    • Kiowa Co.
      • Glen Mountains
  • Oregon
    • Baker Co.
      • Baker Mining District (Pocahontas Mining District)
      • Greenhorn Mining District
    • Benton Co.
    • Coos Co.
      • Beach Area
    • Curry Co.
      • Agness
      • Beach Area
      • Kalmiopsis Wilderness
        • Pearsoll Peak
      • Sixes River Mining District
    • Douglas Co.
      • Riddle Mining District
    • Grant Co.
      • Bald Mountain Mining District
      • Canyon City Mining District
      • Canyon Creek Mining District
      • Granite Mining District
      • Susanville Mining District (Comer Mining District)
    • Harney Co.
    • Josephine Co.
      • Pearsoll Peak area
      • Takilma Mining District
      • Waldo Mining District
    • Linn Co.
      • Quartzville Mining District
    • Wallowa Co.
      • Wallowa Range Mining District
  • Utah
    • Salt Lake Co.
      • Oquirrh Mountains
        • Bingham Mining District (West Mountain Mining District)
  • Virginia
    • Loudoun Co.
    • Nelson Co.
  • Washington
    • Skamania Co.
      • McCoy Peak
      • Randle
  • Wyoming
    • Albany Co.
      • Centennial Ridge Mining District (La Plata Mining District)
      • Medicine Bow Mountains
        • Keystone Mining District - Douglas Creek Mining District
    • Teton Co.
  • Midlands
    • Zvishavane District
      • Zvishavane (Shabani; Shabanie; Shavani)
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