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Akeharen Pb-Zn deposit, Maizi basin, Fuyun Co. (Koktokay Co.), Aletai Prefecture (Altay Prefecture), Yili Hasake Autonomous Prefecture (Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture), Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China

阿克哈仁铅锌矿床, 麦兹盆地, 富蕴县, 阿勒泰地区 (ئالتاي ۋىلايىتى), 伊犁哈萨克自治州 (ئاپتونوم ئوبلاستىئىلى قازاق), 新疆维吾尔自治区, 中国

VHMS-type Pb-Zn deposit, located in the upper part of the south limb of the Maizi synclinorium. Host rocks are acidic meta-lava, schists and marbles. The ore minerals exhibit veinlet-disseminated to laminar-disseminated structures. Silica alteration is visible in the wallrocks; fluorite alteration is developed in the footwall.

Mineral List

Baryte
'Biotite'
Calcite
Cassiterite
Chalcopyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Diopside
Dolomite
Epidote
'Feldspar Group'
Fluorite
Galena
Hematite
'Limonite'
Magnetite
Marcasite
Pyrite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
Sillimanite
Sphalerite
var: Marmatite
Staurolite
Tetrahedrite


24 entries listed. 19 valid minerals.

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References

Wang Jingbin, Deng Jiniu, Zhang Jinhong, and Qin Kezhang (1999): Massive Sulphide Deposits Related to the Volcano-Passive Continental Margin in the Altay Region. Acta Geologica Sinica, English Edition, 73(3), 253-263.

Yong Wang (2008): Geological characteristics and genesis of the Akeharen Pb-Zn deposit of Fuyun County, Xinjiang. Xinjiang Nonferrous Metals 31(2), 15-17 (in Chinese).

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