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Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghanai
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View of the Tarkwa gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Tarkwa Mine, Tarkwa, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana
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View of the Obuasi gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Ashanti Mine, Obuasi, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana
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View of the Tarkwa gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Tarkwa Mine, Tarkwa, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana
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View of the Tarkwa gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Tarkwa Mine, Tarkwa, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana
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View of the Obuasi gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Ashanti Mine, Obuasi, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana
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View of the Tarkwa gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Tarkwa Mine, Tarkwa, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana
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View of the Tarkwa gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Tarkwa Mine, Tarkwa, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana
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View of the Obuasi gold mining area, ca. 1910.

Ashanti Mine, Obuasi, Ashanti gold belt, Western Region, Ghana
Latitude & Longitude:
5° North , 2° West (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~163km
Locality type:


Mesothermal and paleoplacer gold deposits.
250 km long belt.

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61 valid minerals.

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Detailed Mineral List:

Alabandite
Formula: MnS
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1990 54 : 617-627
Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Altaite
Formula: PbTe
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1990 54 : 617-627; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Antimony
Formula: Sb
Reference: http://www.gsr.com/PDFs/NI43-101QualifyingReport.pdf
Arsenolite
Formula: As2O3
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Localities: Reported from at least 12 localities in this region.
Aurostibite
Formula: AuSb2
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T., Amanor, J.A., and Chryssoulis, S.L. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 2-15.
'Biotite'
Formula: K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite
Formula: Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite
Formula: PbCuSbS3
Bukovskýite
Formula: Fe3+2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
Reference: Craw, D., & Bowell, R. J. (2014). The characterization of arsenic in mine waste. Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, 79(1), 473-505.
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1990 54 : 617-627; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1990 54 : 617-627; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 11 localities in this region.
'Chlorite Group'
Chloritoid
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Reference: The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 35,p p.587-595(1997)
Chromite
Formula: Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Coloradoite
Formula: HgTe
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1990 54 : 617-627; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Cuprite
Formula: Cu2O
Reference: Bowell, R. J. (1994). Sulfide oxidation and production of gossans, Ashanti mine, Ghana. International Geology Review, 36(8), 732-752.
Diamond
Formula: C
Reference: The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 35,p p.587-595(1997)
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: McCandlish, K. (2003). Qualifying Report for the First Disclosure of a Resource Estimate on a Material Property Wassa Mine, Southwest Ghana.
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au,Ag)
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 35,p p.587-595(1997)
Freibergite
Formula: (Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Galena
Formula: PbS
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Gersdorffite
Formula: NiAsS
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Gold
Formula: Au
Localities: Reported from at least 24 localities in this region.
Graphite
Formula: C
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Henryite
Formula: (Cu,Ag)3+xTe2 , with x ~ 0.40
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1990 54 : 617-627; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1990 54 : 617-627; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Jamesonite
Formula: Pb4FeSb6S14
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1997 61 : 879-894.
Kaňkite
Formula: FeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
Reference: Craw, D., & Bowell, R. J. (2014). The characterization of arsenic in mine waste. Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, 79(1), 473-505.
Kostovite
Formula: CuAuTe4
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1990 54 : 617-627; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
'Leucoxene'
Reference: http://www.portergeo.com.au/tours/africa2000/module2.asp
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Bowell, R. J. (1994). Sulfide oxidation and production of gossans, Ashanti mine, Ghana. International Geology Review, 36(8), 732-752.
Löllingite
Formula: FeAs2
Reference: Oberthür, T., Weiser, T., Amanor, J.A., and Chryssoulis, S.L. (1997): Mineralium Deposita 32, 2-15.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Muscovite var: Fuchsite
Formula: K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Reference: The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 35,p p.587-595(1997)
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Paragonite
Formula: NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Allibone, A., Teasdale, J., Cameron, G., Etheridge, M., Uttley, P., Soboh, A., ... & Odoom, B. (2002). Timing and structural controls on gold mineralization at the Bogoso gold mine, Ghana, West Africa. Economic Geology, 97(5), 949-969.
Pentlandite
Formula: (FexNiy)Σ9S8
Reference: Milési, J. P., Ledru, P., Ankrah, P., Johan, V., Marcoux, E., & Vinchon, C. (1991). The metallogenic relationship between Birimian and Tarkwaian gold deposits in Ghana. Mineralium Deposita, 26(3), 228-238.
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1990 54 : 617-627; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Pitticite
Formula: (Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
Reference: Craw, D., & Bowell, R. J. (2014). The characterization of arsenic in mine waste. Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry, 79(1), 473-505.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Localities: Reported from at least 16 localities in this region.
Pyrite var: Arsenian Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Localities: Reported from at least 8 localities in this region.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Localities: Reported from at least 13 localities in this region.
Quartz var: Smoky Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Rickardite
Formula: Cu7Te5
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1990 54 : 617-627; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Scorodite
Formula: Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Allibone, A., Teasdale, J., Cameron, G., Etheridge, M., Uttley, P., Soboh, A., ... & Odoom, B. (2002). Timing and structural controls on gold mineralization at the Bogoso gold mine, Ghana, West Africa. Economic Geology, 97(5), 949-969.
Smythite
Formula: (Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Reference: Milési, J. P., Ledru, P., Ankrah, P., Johan, V., Marcoux, E., & Vinchon, C. (1991). The metallogenic relationship between Birimian and Tarkwaian gold deposits in Ghana. Mineralium Deposita, 26(3), 228-238.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Localities: Reported from at least 6 localities in this region.
Staurolite
Formula: Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Reference: The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 35,p p.587-595(1997)
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Stützite
Formula: Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1990 54 : 617-627; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Sylvanite
Formula: (Au,Ag)2Te4
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1990 54 : 617-627; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
'Tetrahedrite'
Formula: Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Ullmannite
Formula: NiSbS
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1997 61 : 879-894.
Weissite
Formula: Cu2-xTe
Reference: Mineralogical Magazine 1990 54 : 617-627; Bonev, I. K., Petrunov, R., Cook, N. J., & Ciobanu, C. L. (2005). Kostovite and its argentian varieties: Deposits and mineral associations. Geochem. Mineral. Petrol.(Bulg. Acad. Sci.), 42, 1-22.
Zincochromite
Formula: ZnCr2O4
Reference: The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 35,p p.587-595(1997)
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 35,p p.587-595(1997)

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Antimony1.CA.05Sb
Diamond1.CB.10aC
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au,Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Alabandite2.CD.10MnS
Altaite2.CD.10PbTe
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Aurostibite2.EB.05aAuSb2
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Boulangerite2.HC.15Pb5Sb4S11
Bournonite2.GA.50PbCuSbS3
Calaverite2.EA.10AuTe2
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Coloradoite2.CB.05aHgTe
Freibergite2.GB.05(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Gersdorffite2.EB.25NiAsS
Henryite2.BA.65(Cu,Ag)3+xTe2 , with x ~ 0.40
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Jamesonite2.HB.15Pb4FeSb6S14
Kostovite2.EA.15CuAuTe4
Löllingite2.EB.15aFeAs2
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Pentlandite2.BB.15(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Petzite2.BA.75Ag3AuTe2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
var: Arsenian Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Rickardite2.BA.30Cu7Te5
Smythite2.CC.10(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Stützite2.BA.65Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Sylvanite2.EA.05(Au,Ag)2Te4
'Tetrahedrite'2.GB.05Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Ullmannite2.EB.25NiSbS
Weissite2.BA.30Cu2-xTe
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Arsenolite4.CB.50As2O3
Chromite4.BB.05Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Cuprite4.AA.10Cu2O
Goethite4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Smoky Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Zincochromite4.BB.05ZnCr2O4
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Ankerite5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Bukovskýite8.DB.40Fe3+2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
Kaňkite8.CE.60FeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
Pitticite8.DB.05(Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
Scorodite8.CD.10Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Chloritoid9.AF.85(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Fuchsite9.EC.15K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Paragonite9.EC.15NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Staurolite9.AF.30Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Zircon9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Leucoxene'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
Semi-metals and non-metals
Antimony1.3.1.2Sb
Diamond1.3.6.1C
Graphite1.3.6.2C
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
Petzite2.4.3.3Ag3AuTe2
Weissite2.4.8.1Cu2-xTe
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 9:8
Pentlandite2.7.1.1(FexNiy)Σ9S8
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Alabandite2.8.1.4MnS
Altaite2.8.1.3PbTe
Coloradoite2.8.2.5HgTe
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Smythite2.8.10.2(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Aurostibite2.12.1.11AuSb2
Calaverite2.12.13.2AuTe2
Gersdorffite2.12.3.2NiAsS
Kostovite2.12.13.4CuAuTe4
Löllingite2.12.2.9FeAs2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Sylvanite2.12.13.3(Au,Ag)2Te4
Ullmannite2.12.3.3NiSbS
Miscellaneous
Henryite2.16.11.1(Cu,Ag)3+xTe2 , with x ~ 0.40
Rickardite2.16.15.1Cu7Te5
Stützite2.16.13.1Ag5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Freibergite3.3.6.3(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe2+2Sb4S12
'Tetrahedrite'3.3.6.1Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
ø = 3
Bournonite3.4.3.2PbCuSbS3
2.5 < ø < 3
Boulangerite3.5.2.1Pb5Sb4S11
2 < ø < 2.49
Jamesonite3.6.7.1Pb4FeSb6S14
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X
Cuprite4.1.1.1Cu2O
A2X3
Arsenolite4.3.9.1As2O3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Chromite7.2.3.3Fe2+Cr3+2O4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Zincochromite7.2.3.6ZnCr2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Scorodite40.4.1.3Fe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
AXO4·xH2O
Kaňkite40.5.4.FeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
Group 43 - COMPOUND PHOSPHATES, ETC.
Hydrated Compound Phosphates, etc·, Containing Hydroxyl or Halogen
Bukovskýite43.5.1.2Fe3+2(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
Pitticite43.5.3.1(Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Staurolite52.2.3.1Fe2+2Al9Si4O23(OH)
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Chloritoid52.3.3.1(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Paragonite71.2.2a.2NaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Biotite'-K(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
'Chlorite Group'-
'Electrum'-(Au,Ag)
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Leucoxene'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Fuchsite
-K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
var: Sericite-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Pyrite
var: Arsenian Pyrite
-FeS2
Quartz
var: Smoky Quartz
-SiO2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
H StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
H ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H BukovskýiteFe23+(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
H Pitticite(Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
H ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
H KaňkiteFeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C GraphiteC
C CalciteCaCO3
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C DiamondC
C SideriteFeCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O ZincochromiteZnCr2O4
O Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
O StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O SideriteFeCO3
O ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O BukovskýiteFe23+(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
O ArsenoliteAs2O3
O Pitticite(Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
O ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
O KaňkiteFeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O CupriteCu2O
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FFluorine
F BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Al StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TourmalineA(D3)G6(Si6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Si Quartz (var: Smoky Quartz)SiO2
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
Si StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si ParagoniteNaAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S SphaleriteZnS
S TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S BournonitePbCuSbS3
S BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
S Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
S MarcasiteFeS2
S GersdorffiteNiAsS
S Pyrite (var: Arsenian Pyrite)FeS2
S JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
S UllmanniteNiSbS
S StibniteSb2S3
S AlabanditeMnS
S ChalcociteCu2S
S Smythite(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
S Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
S BukovskýiteFe23+(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
TiTitanium
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
CrChromium
Cr ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Cr ZincochromiteZnCr2O4
Cr Muscovite (var: Fuchsite)K(Al,Cr)3Si3O10(OH)2
MnManganese
Mn AlabanditeMnS
FeIron
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe Chloritoid(Fe2+,Mg,Mn2+)Al2(SiO4)O(OH)2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe BiotiteK(Fe2+/Mg)2(Al/Fe3+/Mg)([Si/Al]Si2O10)(OH/F)2
Fe Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe LöllingiteFeAs2
Fe Pyrite (var: Arsenian Pyrite)FeS2
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe ChromiteFe2+Cr23+O4
Fe JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe StauroliteFe22+Al9Si4O23(OH)
Fe Smythite(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Fe Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe BukovskýiteFe23+(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
Fe Pitticite(Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
Fe ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
Fe KaňkiteFeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
NiNickel
Ni GersdorffiteNiAsS
Ni UllmanniteNiSbS
Ni Smythite(Fe,Ni)3+xS4 (x=0-0.3)
Ni Pentlandite(FexNiy)Σ9S8
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu BournonitePbCuSbS3
Cu Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu KostoviteCuAuTe4
Cu RickarditeCu7Te5
Cu Henryite(Cu,Ag)3+xTe2 , with x ~ 0.40
Cu WeissiteCu2-xTe
Cu CupriteCu2O
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn ZincochromiteZnCr2O4
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As GersdorffiteNiAsS
As LöllingiteFeAs2
As BukovskýiteFe23+(AsO4)(SO4)(OH) · 9H2O
As ArsenoliteAs2O3
As Pitticite(Fe, AsO4, H2O) (?)
As ScoroditeFe3+AsO4 · 2H2O
As KaňkiteFeAsO4 · 3.5H2O
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)
AgSilver
Ag Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
Ag Electrum(Au,Ag)
Ag PetziteAg3AuTe2
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag StütziteAg5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Ag Henryite(Cu,Ag)3+xTe2 , with x ~ 0.40
Ag Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
SbAntimony
Sb AntimonySb
Sb TetrahedriteCu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Sb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Sb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Sb AurostibiteAuSb2
Sb Freibergite(Ag,Cu,◻)10Fe22+Sb4S12
Sb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Sb UllmanniteNiSbS
Sb StibniteSb2S3
TeTellurium
Te ColoradoiteHgTe
Te AltaitePbTe
Te PetziteAg3AuTe2
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te CalaveriteAuTe2
Te KostoviteCuAuTe4
Te RickarditeCu7Te5
Te StütziteAg5-xTe3, x = 0.24-0.36
Te Henryite(Cu,Ag)3+xTe2 , with x ~ 0.40
Te WeissiteCu2-xTe
Te Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
AuGold
Au GoldAu
Au AurostibiteAuSb2
Au Electrum(Au,Ag)
Au PetziteAg3AuTe2
Au CalaveriteAuTe2
Au KostoviteCuAuTe4
Au Sylvanite(Au,Ag)2Te4
HgMercury
Hg ColoradoiteHgTe
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb BournonitePbCuSbS3
Pb BoulangeritePb5Sb4S11
Pb JamesonitePb4FeSb6S14
Pb AltaitePbTe

References

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Mumin, A.H., Fleet, M.E. (1995) Evolution of gold mineralization in the Ashanti Gold Belt, Ghana: evidence from carbonate compositions and parageneses. Mineralogy and Petrology, 55, 265-280.
Mumin, A.H., Fleet, M.E., Longstaffe, F.J. (1996) Evolution of hydrothermal fields in the Ashanti Gold Belt, Ghana: stable isotope geochemistry of carbonates, graphite and quartz. Economic Geology, 91, 135-148.
Oberthür, T., Schmidt Mumm, A., Vetter, U., Simon, K., Amanor, J.A. (1996) Gold mineralization in the Ashanti Belt of Ghana; genetic constraints of the stable isotope geochemistry. Economic Geology, 91(2), 289-301.
Oberthür, T., Weiser, T., Amanor, J.A., Chryssoulis, S.L. (1997) Mineralogical siting and distribution of gold in quartz veins and sulfide ores of the Ashanti mine and other deposits in the Ashanti belt of Ghana: genetic implications. Mineralium Deposita, 32, 2-15.
Schmidt Mumm, A., Oberthür, T., Vetter, U., Blenkinsop, T.G. (1997) High CO2 content of fluid inclusions in gold mineralisations in the Ashanti Belt, Ghana: a new category of ore forming fluids? Mineralium Deposita, 32, 107-118.

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