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Tin

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A silvery-white metal


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Properties of TinHide

Atomic Number:
50
Atomic Weight:
118.710(7)
Melting Point:
505 K (778°C, 449°F)
Boiling Point:
2875 K (3148°C, 4715°F)
Density:
7.31 g/cm3

Tin in HistoryHide

Historically the discovery of Tin and its ability to alloy with zinc to produce bronze was one of the significant marker points in the development of human society, and marked the beginning of the Bronze Age.

Uses of TinHide

Tin has use as an alloy, in the production of bronze and pewter, in solders, in plating, and more.

Other Commodities associated with Tin *Hide

CommodityAssociated LocalitiesTotal Localities% Association (commodity)% Association (Tin)
Silver1919,9981.91% of all Silver deposits have Tin.24.58% of all Tin deposits have Silver.
Copper1629,1761.77% of all Copper deposits have Tin.20.85% of all Tin deposits have Copper.
Tungsten1361,4999.07% of all Tungsten deposits have Tin.17.50% of all Tin deposits have Tungsten.
Lead1097,2551.50% of all Lead deposits have Tin.14.03% of all Tin deposits have Lead.
Gold9321,7880.43% of all Gold deposits have Tin.11.97% of all Tin deposits have Gold.
Zinc734,2181.73% of all Zinc deposits have Tin.9.40% of all Tin deposits have Zinc.
Arsenic586908.41% of all Arsenic deposits have Tin.7.46% of all Tin deposits have Arsenic.
Antimony589586.05% of all Antimony deposits have Tin.7.46% of all Tin deposits have Antimony.
* in exploitable quantities, based on associations listed on mindat.org

Important ores of TinHide

Companies producing TinHide

Click on name for company details. (Number is operations listed on mindat.org)

Deposits of TinHide

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

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Argentina
 
  • Jujuy Province
    • Rinconada Department
Silver Standard Resources Inc
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Blaxland Co.
      • Tallebung
    • Clive Co.
      • Binghi
      • Bolivia
      • Clive
      • Torrington
    • Gough Co.
      • Bald Nob
      • Dundee
      • Elsmore
      • The Gulf
      • Torrington district
    • Goulburn Co.
      • Holbrook
      • Jingellic
    • Hardinge Co.
    • Hume Co.
      • Bulgandry
    • Kennedy Co.
      • Fifield
    • Murchison Co.
  • Northern Territory
    • Barkly Region
      • Anningie Station
        • Anningie Pegmatite Field
  • Queensland
    • Cook Shire
      • Cooktown
  • Tasmania
    • Dorset municipality
      • Blue Tier district
        • Moorina
      • Gladstone district
    • Flinders municipality
      • Furneaux Group
        • Flinders Island
          • Killiecrankie
    • Northern Midlands municipality
      • Rossarden district
    • Waratah-Wynyard municipality
      • Waratah district
        • Waratah
    • West Coast municipality
      • Trial Harbour district
      • Zeehan district
        • Mt Heemskirk mineral field
  • Victoria
    • East Gippsland Shire
      • Omeo
        • Mt Wills mining district
          • Glen Wills
            • Dorchap Dyke Swarm
          • Sunnyside
    • South Gippsland Shire
      • Toora
    • Towong Shire
      • Walwa
  • Western Australia
    • Cue Shire
      • Poona
    • Port Hedland Shire
      • Abydos Station
        • Pinga Creek pegmatite field
      • Mugarinya Community (Yandearra; Yandeearra; Yandeyarra)
        • Mount Francisco
    • Yilgarn Shire
      • Holleton Goldfield
Bolivia
 
  • La Paz
  • Oruro
    • Cercado Province
      • Oruro City
    • Dalence Province
      • Huanuni
  • Pando
    • Federico Román
  • Potosí
    • Cornelio Saavedra Province
        • Canutillos subdistrict
        • Colavi subdistrict
    • Potosí City
Brazil
 
  • Paraíba
    • Borborema mineral province
      • Nova Palmeira
Canada
 
  • New Brunswick
    • Charlotte Co.
      • Saint George Parish
Adex Mining
  • Nova Scotia
    • Lunenburg Co.
      • New Ross
    • Yarmouth Co.
      • Argyle
        • East Kemptville
Avalon Advanced Materials Inc.
China
 
  • Guangdong
    • Shaoguan
      • Renhua Co.
Zhongjing Lingnan Nonferrous Metals Data
  • Guangxi
    • Hechi
      • Luocheng Mulao Autonomous County
  • Hunan
    • Chenzhou
      • Yizhang Co.
        • Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field
  • Sichuan
    • Liangshan
      • Xide Co.
  • Yunnan
    • Honghe
      • Gejiu Co.
DR Congo
 
  • Tanganyika
Europe
 
  • Ore Mountains
France
 
  • Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes
    • Allier
      • Le Mayet-de-Montagne
        • Laprugne
  • Brittany
    • Finistère
      • Huelgoat
Germany
 
  • Saxony
    • Erzgebirgskreis
      • Schneeberg
        • Lindenau
    • Sächsische Schweiz-Osterzgebirge District
      • Altenberg
        • Tin mine
India
 
  • Chhattisgarh
    • Bastar district
  • Odisha
    • Koraput District
Indonesia
 
  • Sumatra
    • Bangka-Belitung Province
      • Bangka Island
      • Belitung Island (Biliton Island)
Italy
 
  • Sardinia
    • South Sardinia Province
Japan
 
  • Hyogo
    • Yabu City
      • Oya-cho
  • Yamaguchi
    • Iwakuni City
Malaysia
 
  • Perak
    • Kinta District
      • Ipoh
        • Gopeng
  • Perlis
  • Selangor
    • Subang Jaya
      • Bandar Sunway
Mauritania
 
  • Tiris Zemmour Region
    • Bir Lemjed
Mexico
 
  • Durango
    • Coneto de Comonfort Municipality
      • América-Sapioris District (Potrillos)
        • Sapioris
Mozambique
 
  • Manica Province
    • Gondola
      • Inchope
Myanmar
 
Namibia
 
  • Erongo Region
    • Arandis
    • Dâures
    • Karibib
Nigeria
 
  • Plateau
    • Jos Plateau
      • Bukuru
Peru
 
  • Puno
    • Melgar Province
Portugal
 
  • Bragança
    • Vimioso
      • Argozelo
EDM-Empresa de Desenvolvimento Mineiro, SA
  • Castelo Branco
    • Covilhã
  • Coimbra
    • Góis
      • Alvares
EDM-Empresa de Desenvolvimento Mineiro, SA
  • Viseu
    • Vila Nova de Paiva
      • Queiriga
        • Lagares do Estanho Mines
Russia
 
  • Kabardino-Balkaria
    • Baksan Valley
      • Tyrnyauz Mo-W deposit
  • Kamchatka Krai
  • Khabarovsk Krai
    • Ayan-Maya district
      • Aldan shield
    • Malyi Khingan Range
    • Verkhneurmiiskii ore field
  • Magadan Oblast
    • Kolyma River Basin
      • Ust' Umchug
  • Primorsky Krai
  • Republic of Karelia
    • Ladoga Region
      • Sortavala District
  • Sakha Republic (Yakutia)
    • Ust-Yansky District
  • Sakhalin Oblast
    • Kuril Islands (Kurile Islands)
      • Iturup Island
  • Sverdlovsk Oblast
  • Zabaykalsky Krai
Slovakia
 
South Africa
 
  • KwaZulu-Natal
    • Uthungulu District
      • Umfuli Tin Field
  • Limpopo
    • Waterberg District
      • Naboomspruit (Mookgophong)
  • Northern Cape
    • ZF Mgcawu District
      • Kenhardt
  • Western Cape
    • Cape Town
      • Devil's Peak
South America
 
Spain
 
  • Castile and Leon
    • Salamanca
Swaziland
 
  • Hhohho District
Tajikistan
 
  • Sughd
    • Gissar Range
Thailand
 
  • Phuket Province
  • Prachuap Khiri Khan Province
  • Yala Province
    • Bannang Sata District
UK
 
  • England
      • Altarnun
      • Blisland
      • Breage
        • Carleen
        • Carnmeal Downs
        • Godolphin Cross
        • Kenneggy Downs
        • Rinsey
        • Trew
      • Callington
        • Callington Consols
      • Calstock
        • Drakewalls
        • Gunnislake
          • Clitters United Mines
        • Harewood
        • Harrowbarrow & Prince of Wales Mines (Calstock United Tin and Copper Mines)
          • Harrowbarrow Mine (Harrowbeer Mine; Wheal Goodluck; East Wheal Brothers)
        • Latchley
        • Sevenstones
      • Camborne
        • Barripper
        • Beacon
        • De Dunstanville Mines
        • Killivose
        • Troon
          • Grenville United Mines
      • Carn Brea
        • Carnkie
          • Basset Mines
        • Pool
      • Germoe
      • Kea
        • Baldhu
      • Morvah
        • Porthmeor
      • Penzance
        • Wherrytown
      • Perranzabuloe
        • Perranporth
      • Sancreed
      • St Agnes
        • Porthtowan
          • Wheal Lushington (West Wheal Towan)
        • St Agnes Consols (Polberro Consols)
      • St Day
      • St Enoder
        • Indian Queens
          • Trevarran United Mines
      • St Hilary
      • St Just
        • Botallack
        • Pendeen
        • Trewellard
      • St Neot
      • St Stephen-in-Brannel
      • Treverbyn
        • Bugle
        • Carluddon
          • Carclaze China Clay Pit (Baal China Clay Pit)
      • Wendron
        • Porkellis
    • Devon
      • Plymouth
        • Plympton
Wolf Minerals
      • West Devon
        • Buckland Monachorum
        • Dartmoor Forest
        • Sheepstor
USA
 
  • Alabama
    • Coosa Co.
      • Alabama Tin Belt
      • Coosa Tin Belt
  • Alaska
    • Aleutians East Borough
    • Bethel Census Area
      • Aniak Mining District
      • Iditarod Mining District
      • McGrath Mining District
      • Redoubt Mining District
    • Denali Borough
      • Bonnifield Mining District
      • Kantishna Mining District
      • McGrath Mining District
    • Dillingham Census Area
      • Aniak Mining District
      • Bristol Bay Mining District
    • Fairbanks North Star Borough
      • Circle Mining District
      • Fairbanks Mining District
    • Haines
    • Hoonah-Angoon Census Area
      • Juneau Mining District
        • Glacier Bay District
      • Yakutat Mining District
    • Kenai Peninsula Borough
      • Redoubt Mining District
    • Lake and Peninsula Borough
      • Bristol Bay Mining District
    • Matanuska-Susitna Borough
      • Chulitna Mining District (Valdez Creek)
      • Valdez Creek Mining District
      • Willow Creek Mining District
      • Yentna Mining District
    • Nome Census Area
      • Bering Sea Mining District
      • Council Mining District
      • Fairhaven Mining District
      • Kougarok Mining District
      • Koyuk Mining District
      • Nome Mining District
      • Port Clarence Mining District
        • American Tinfields; Inc. Mine
      • Serpentine Mining District
        • Ear Mountain area
    • North Slope Borough
      • Canning Mining District
    • Northwest Arctic Borough
      • Fairhaven Mining District
      • Noatak Mining District
      • Shungnak Mining District
    • Petersburg Borough
      • Kupreanof Mining District
    • Southeast Fairbanks Census Area
      • Bonnifield Mining District
      • Chistochina Mining District
      • Delta River Mining District
      • Eagle Mining District
      • Fortymile Mining District
      • Goodpaster Mining District
    • Valdez-Cordova Census Area
      • Chistochina Mining District
      • Prince William Sound Mining District
    • Wrangel City and Bourough
      • Petersburg Mining District
    • Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area
      • Circle Mining District
      • Colville Mining District
      • Hot Springs Mining District
      • Hughes Mining District
      • Iditarod Mining District
      • Innoko Mining District
      • Kaiyuh Mining District
      • Koyukuk Mining District
      • Kuskokwim Mining District
      • McGrath Mining District
      • Melozitna Mining District
      • Rampart Mining District
      • Ruby Mining District
      • Sheenjek Mining District
      • Shungnak Mining District
      • Tolovana Mining District
  • Arizona
    • Greenlee Co.
    • Mohave County
      • Aquarius Mts (Aquarius Range; Peacock Range)
  • California
    • Kern Co.
      • Tehachapi Mts
        • Gorman District
          • Lebec
            • Tejon Tin project (Gorman Tin project)
    • Orange Co.
      • Santa Ana Mts
        • Trabuco Canyon [town]
          • Trabuco Canyon
    • Riverside Co.
      • El Cerrito
    • San Bernardino Co.
      • Ivanpah Mining District
        • Ivanpah Mts
          • Kessler Peak
  • Colorado
    • Boulder Co.
      • Arapaho Peaks
        • South Arapaho Peak
      • Nederland Mining District
    • El Paso Co.
      • Cheyenne Mining District (St. Peters Dome Mining District)
    • Park Co.
      • Lake George (Badger Flats) Area
        • Tappan Mountain Area
      • Lake George Beryllium area (Badger Flats Beryllium area; Mountain Dale)
  • Idaho
    • Bonner Co.
    • Custer Co.
      • Fourth Of July Creek Mining District
      • Stanley Area
    • Lemhi Co.
      • McDevitt Mining District
    • Owyhee Co.
      • De Lamar Mining District
    • Shoshone Co.
    • Kennebec Co.
      • Winslow
  • Montana
    • Beaverhead Co.
      • Pioneer Mining District
    • Deer Lodge Co.
      • Flint Creek Range Area
    • Ravalli Co.
      • Mineral Point Mining District
  • Nevada
    • Churchill Co.
      • Copper Kettle Mining District
    • Elko Co.
      • Delano Mining District
    • Esmeralda Co.
      • Goldfield Mining District
        • Goldfield
    • Pershing Co.
      • Antelope Mining District
  • New Hampshire
    • Carroll Co.
      • Jackson
  • New Mexico
    • Santa Fe Co.
      • La Bajada District
    • Sierra Co.
    • Taos Co.
      • Picuris District
  • North Carolina
    • Caldwell Co.
      • Lenoir
    • Cleveland Co.
      • Kings Mountain Mining District
      • Kings Mountain Range
      • NW of Hawkins Branch
    • Gaston Co.
      • Kings Mountain Mining District
    • Iredell Co.
      • Statesville
    • Lincoln Co.
      • Kings Mountain Mining District
    • Rutherford Co.
  • Oregon
    • Jackson Co.
      • Gold Hill Mining District
  • South Carolina
    • Cherokee Co.
      • Kings Mountain Mining District
  • South Dakota
    • Custer Co.
      • Unorganized mining district [1]
    • Lawrence Co.
      • Tinton Pegmatite Mining District
    • Pennington Co.
      • Harney City
      • Hill City Mining District
      • Keystone Gold Mining District
      • Keystone Mining District
      • Oreville Mining District
      • Unorganized mining district [5]
  • Texas
    • El Paso Co.
      • Franklin Mts (Franklin Range)
  • Virginia
    • Rockbridge Co.
      • Irish Creek
      • Northern Section-Blue Ridge Province
        • Montebello
  • Wyoming
    • Crook Co.
      • Tinton Pegmatite District
Vietnam
 
  • Quảng Ngãi Province
Zimbabwe
 
  • Matabeleland North
    • Hwange District
 
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