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Kara No. 1 Pit

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Path to the site

Australien / Tasmanien / Burnie City / Hampshire District / Kara Mines / Kara No. 1 Pit

Journey Description

40 km S von Burnie in NW Tasmanien.

Exposure description

Tagebau.

Geology

Förderung hauptsächlich von Magnetit und untergeordnet Scheelit. Skarn Lagerstätte assoziiert mit Devonischem Granit intrudiert in Ordovizischen Kalkstein. Basalt, Sandstein.

Mineralienatlas short URL

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Shortened path specification

Kara No. 1 Pit, Kara Mines, Hampshire, Burnie City, Tasmanien, AU
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Mineral images (17 Images total)

Aikinit
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Aikinit
Aikinit mit Quarz, aus Calcit herausgeätzt; Kristalllänge 5 mm; Fundort: Kara #1 Pit, Kara Mines, Hampshire District, Tasmanien, Australien
Copyright: Philip Blümner; Contribution: Philip Blümner
Location: Australien/Tasmanien/Burnie City/Hampshire District/Kara Mines/Kara No. 1 Pit
Mineral: Aikinite
Image: 1357430941
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Aikinit

Aikinit mit Quarz, aus Calcit herausgeätzt; Kristalllänge 5 mm; Fundort: Kara #1 Pit, Kara Mines, Hampshire District, Tasmanien, Australien

Copyright: Philip Blümner
Contribution: Philip Blümner 2013-01-06
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Pyromorphit mit Stolzit
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Pyromorphit mit Stolzit
Bildbreite: 25 mm; Fundort: Kara #1 Pit, Kara Mines, Hampshire District, Tasmanien, Australien
Copyright: Andrew Tuma; Contribution: Philip Blümner
Location: Australien/Tasmanien/Burnie City/Hampshire District/Kara Mines/Kara No. 1 Pit
Mineral: Pyromorphite
Image: 1229431613
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Pyromorphit mit Stolzit

Bildbreite: 25 mm; Fundort: Kara #1 Pit, Kara Mines, Hampshire District, Tasmanien, Australien

Copyright: Andrew Tuma
Contribution: Philip Blümner 2008-12-16
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Aikinit in Calcit
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Aikinit in Calcit
Bildbreite: 40 mm; Fundort: Kara #1 Pit, Kara Mines, Hampshire District, Tasmanien, Australien
Copyright: Andrew Tuma; Contribution: Philip Blümner
Location: Australien/Tasmanien/Burnie City/Hampshire District/Kara Mines/Kara No. 1 Pit
Mineral: Aikinite
Image: 1229428963
Rating: 7 (votes: 1)
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Aikinit in Calcit

Bildbreite: 40 mm; Fundort: Kara #1 Pit, Kara Mines, Hampshire District, Tasmanien, Australien

Copyright: Andrew Tuma
Contribution: Philip Blümner 2008-12-16
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Andradit
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Andradit
Größe: 95x85 mm; Fundort: Kara #1 Pit, Kara Mines, Hampshire District, Tasmanien, Australien; Fund von 2001
Copyright: Andrew Tuma; Contribution: Philip Blümner
Location: Australien/Tasmanien/Burnie City/Hampshire District/Kara Mines/Kara No. 1 Pit
Mineral: Andradite
Image: 1229429079
Rating: 7 (votes: 1)
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Andradit

Größe: 95x85 mm; Fundort: Kara #1 Pit, Kara Mines, Hampshire District, Tasmanien, Australien; Fund von 2001

Copyright: Andrew Tuma
Contribution: Philip Blümner 2008-12-16
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Danalith
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Danalith
Bildbreite: 2 mm, Fundort: Kara #1 Pit, Kara Mines, Hampshire District, Tasmanien, Australien
Copyright: Luigi Chiappino; Contribution: thdun5
Location: Australien/Tasmanien/Burnie City/Hampshire District/Kara Mines/Kara No. 1 Pit
Mineral: Danalite
Image: 1275924072
Rating: 2.5 (votes: 2)
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Danalith

Bildbreite: 2 mm, Fundort: Kara #1 Pit, Kara Mines, Hampshire District, Tasmanien, Australien

Copyright: Luigi Chiappino
Contribution: thdun5 2010-06-07
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Minerals (Count: 58)

Rocks (Count: 5)

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

Literatur:

  • Singoyi, B. (1997): MINERAL PARAGENESIS, GEOCHEMISTRY AND FLUID CHARACTERISTICS OF THE KARA SCHEELITE-MAGNETITE SKARN DEPOSIT, NW TASMANIA. Master Thesis, Univ. Tasmania. http://eprints.utas.edu.au/21586/1/whole_SingoyiBlackwell1997_thesis.pdf
  • Zaw, K., K. Zaw, and B. Singoyi (2000): Formation of magnetite-scheelite skarn mineralization at Kara, NW Tasmania: Evidence from mineral chemistry and stable isotopes. Econ. Geol., 95, 1215-30.
  • Singoyi, B. and K. Zaw (2001): A petrological and fluid inclusion study of magnetite–scheelite skarn mineralization at Kara, NW Tasmania: implications for ore genesis. Chem. Geol. 173, 239–53.
  • Sorrell, S. and Bottrill, R. (2005): Minerals of the Kara Mine, Tasmania. 48 S.
  • Bottrill, R. S. & Baker, W.E. (2008): A Catalogue of the Minerals of Tasmania. Geol. Survey Bull. 73, Mineral Resources Tasmania, 254 S.
  • MINERAL. MAG., SEPT. 1984, VOL.48, S.397-400.
  • Zorz, M. (2017). Tasmanien: Land des roten Bleis. Lapis, Jg.42, H.2, S.12-27.
  • Leonard T. Krebbers, Julie A. Hunt, Bernd G. Lottermoser: Computed Tomography of Scheelite Ore, Kara, Australia: Morphological Characterisation and Modal Mineralogy. Minerals Vol. 14, Nr. 4 (2024) Art.-Nr. 345

IDs

GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) 9okBXz6X80CQb_80p8eacg
GUID (Global unique identifier) 5F0189F6-973E-40F3-906F-FF34A7C79A72
Database ID 9619