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Thorian Uraninite

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About Thorian UraniniteHide

Formula:
(U,Th)O2
A variety of Uraninite

Th-bearing variety of uraninite from Ånnerud (Ånnerød), Moss, Østfold, Norway.


Chemical Properties of Thorian UraniniteHide

Formula:
(U,Th)O2

Synonyms of Thorian UraniniteHide

Other Language Names for Thorian UraniniteHide

German:Bröggerit
Simplified Chinese:钍铀矿

Common AssociatesHide

Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
2 photos of Thorian Uraninite associated with WölsendorfitePb7(UO2)14O19(OH)4 · 12H2O
2 photos of Thorian Uraninite associated with Thorogummite(Th,U)(SiO4)1-x(OH)4x
2 photos of Thorian Uraninite associated with EastoniteKMg2Al(Al2Si2O10)(OH)2
2 photos of Thorian Uraninite associated with Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D = Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
1 photo of Thorian Uraninite associated with Uranothorite(Th,U)SiO4
1 photo of Thorian Uraninite associated with GraphiteC
1 photo of Thorian Uraninite associated with PyrrhotiteFe7S8

Other InformationHide

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

Internet Links for Thorian UraniniteHide

Localities for Thorian UraniniteHide

This map shows a selection of localities 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. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
Australia
 
  • South Australia
    • Olary Province
      • Ameroo Hill
China
 
  • Gansu
    • Jinchang
      • Jinchuan District
        • Longshoushan Uranium ore zone
Ruyi Zhao, Yunjie Chen, Bin Wu, and Gang Wang (2013): Geology and Exploration 49(1), 67-74
  • Jiangxi
    • Fuzhou
      • Chongren Co.
        • Xiangshan Uranium ore field
Rengui Wu and Dagan Yu (2000): Uranium Geology 16(4), 204-211
Yanning Meng and Honghai Fan (2013): Geological Journal of China Universities 19(1), 148-158
      • Le'an Co.
        • Xiangshan Uranium ore field
          • Zoujiashan ore district
Rengui Wu and Dagan Yu (2000): Uranium Geology 16(4), 204-211
Baoqun Hu, Guxian Lü, Zhanxue Sun, Mangen Li, Weijun Shi, Xueli Li, Yun Wang, and Lihong Bai (2011): Geotectonica et Metallogenia 35(4), 502-512
Italy
 
  • Lazio
    • Viterbo Province
      • Vetralla
A. Maras et al. , Eur. J. Mineral. , 1995, 7, pp. 439-446.
Norway
 
  • Aust-Agder
    • Tvedestrand
Brøgger, W.C. (1906): Die Mineralien der Südnorwegischen Granitpegmatitgänge, I. Niobate, tantalate, titanate und titanoniobate. Videnskapsselskapets Skrifter. I.Mat-Naturv. Klasse 1906, 6. 1-162 [p.45]
  • Østfold
    • Sarpsborg
      • Ryen
Bjørlykke, H. (1939): Feltspat V. De sjeldne mineraler på de norske granittiske pegmatittganger. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 154. 77p.
    • Våler
Blomstrand, C.W. (1884): Om ett uranmineral från trakten of Moss samt om de nativa uranaterna i allmånhet. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 7, 59-101; Brøgger, W.C. (1883): Om uranbergerts og xenotim fra norske forekomster. Geologiska Föreningen i Stockholm Förhandlingar. 6, 744-752
Bjørlykke, H. (1939): Feltspat V. De sjeldne mineraler på de norske granittiske pegmatittganger. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 154, 1-78
Harald Bjørlykke (1939): Feltspat V. De sjeldne mineraler på de norske granittiske pegmatittganger. Norges Geologiske Undersøkelse. 154, 1-78
Poland
 
  • Lower Silesian Voivodeship
    • Jelenia Góra Co.
Mochnacka, K., Banaś, M. (2000): Occurrence and genetic relationships of uranium and thorium mineralization in the Karkonosze-Izera Block (The Sudety Mts, SW Poland). Annales Societatis Geologorum Poloniae: 70: 137-150
Russia
 
  • Murmansk Oblast
    • Khibiny Massif
      • Lovchorr Mt
Pavel M. Kartashov analytical data (2012)
USA
 
  • Michigan
    • Marquette Co.
Travis Olds collection
  • New York
    • Westchester Co.
www.nysam.org
  • Pennsylvania
    • Northampton Co.
      • Easton
        • Chestnut Hill (College Hill; Lafayette Hill; Mount Lafayette; Paxinosa Ridge)
          • C.K. Williams Quarry complex (Williams and Company Rock Quarry)
Am.Min.: 45: 39-52; Arthur Montgomery (1957) Three occurrences of high-thorian uraninite near Easton, Pennsylvania. Am. Min. 42: 804-820
 
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