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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)
Palladium10314571.03% of all Palladium deposits have Platinum.37.45% of all Platinum deposits have Palladium.
Gold8920,8880.43% of all Gold deposits have Platinum.32.36% of all Platinum deposits have Gold.
Copper828,5310.96% of all Copper deposits have Platinum.29.82% of all Platinum deposits have Copper.
Nickel5756310.12% of all Nickel deposits have Platinum.20.73% of all Platinum deposits have Nickel.
Silver469,5400.48% of all Silver deposits have Platinum.16.73% of all Platinum deposits have Silver.
Chromium391,0313.78% of all Chromium deposits have Platinum.14.18% of all Platinum deposits have Chromium.
Cobalt233336.91% of all Cobalt deposits have Platinum.8.36% of all Platinum deposits have Cobalt.
Rhodium213560.00% of all Rhodium deposits have Platinum.7.64% 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
DR Congo
  • Lualaba
    • Kolwezi mining district
      • Kolwezi
  • Betsiboka
    • Tsaratanàna
      • Andriamena
  • Amur Oblast
Amur Minerals Corporation
  • Kemerovo Oblast
  • Murmansk Oblast
    • Monche-Tundra
      • Monche tundra intrusion
  • Sverdlovsk Oblast
    • Nizhnii Tagil
South Africa
  • Limpopo
    • Burgersfort
      • Sekhukhuneland
    • Sekhukhune District
Northam Platinum
    • 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 District
      • Bethel District
      • Goodnews Bay
        • Salmon River - Red Mountain District
    • Denali Borough
      • Bonnifield District
    • Haines
    • Hoonah-Angoon Census Area
      • Juneau District
        • Glacier Bay District
    • Ketchikan Gateway Borough
      • Ketchikan District
    • Kusilvak Census Area
      • Marshall District
    • Matanuska-Susitna Borough
      • Anchorage District
      • Nelchina District
      • Valdez Creek District
      • Willow Creek District
      • Yentna District
    • Nome Census Area
      • Koyuk District
    • Northwest Arctic Borough
      • Fairhaven District
      • Noatak District
    • Petersburg Borough
      • Kupreanof District
    • Sitka
      • Chicagof District
    • Southeast Fairbanks Census Area
      • Chistochina District
      • Delta River District
      • Eagle District
      • Fortymile District
      • Valdez Creek District
    • Valdez-Cordova Census Area
      • Chistochina District
      • Delta River District
    • Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area
      • Anvik District
      • Circle District
      • Iditarod District
      • Koyukuk District
      • Melozitna District
      • Ophir District
      • Ruby District
  • California
    • San Luis Obispo Co.
      • Santa Margarita
    • Siskiyou Co.
      • Klamath Mts
        • Dillon Creek District
          • Blue Nose Bluff
  • Colorado
    • Chaffee Co.
      • Free Gold District
        • Buena Vista Area
    • Pitkin Co.
      • Aspen District (Roaring Fork District)
    • Saguache Co.
      • Villa Grove Area
  • Idaho
    • Bingham Co.
      • Snake River Area
    • Boise Co.
      • Idaho City 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
      • Stillwater Complex
    • Sanders Co.
      • Green Mountain Mine (Green Mountain Copper Mine; Drake Mine; Mayflower Lode - MS No. 10911; Dixon; See Lucky Strike - 0300890034)
    • Stillwater Co.
      • Nye
        • Stillwater Complex
      • Stillwater Complex
    • Sweet Grass Co.
      • Stillwater Complex
Sibanye Stillwater
Sibanye Stillwater
  • Nevada
    • Clark Co.
      • New York Mts
        • Crescent District
      • Spring Mts
        • Goodsprings District
  • Oregon
    • Baker Co.
      • Baker District (Pocahontas District; Auburn District; Minersville District)
      • Greenhorn District
    • Benton Co.
    • Coos Co.
      • Beach Area
    • Curry Co.
      • Agness
      • Beach Area
      • Kalmiopsis Wilderness
        • Pearsoll Peak
      • Sixes River District
    • Douglas Co.
      • Riddle District
    • Grant Co.
      • Bald Mountain District
      • Canyon City District
      • Canyon Creek District
      • Granite District
      • Susanville District (Comer District)
    • Harney Co.
    • Josephine Co.
      • Takilma District
      • Waldo District
    • Linn Co.
      • Quartzville District
    • Wallowa Co.
      • Wallowa Range District
  • Utah
    • Salt Lake Co.
      • Oquirrh Mts
        • Bingham District (West Mountain 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 Mts
        • Keystone Mining District - Douglas Creek Mining District
    • Teton Co.
  • Midlands
    • Zvishavane District
      • Zvishavane (Shabani; Shabanie; Shavani)
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