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Kara-Oba W deposit, Betpakdala Desert (Bet-Pak-Dal Desert), Karagandy Province (Qaragandy Oblysy; Karaganda Oblast'), Kazakhstan
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Gearksutite
Kara-Oba W deposit, Betpakdala Desert, Karagandy Province, Kazakhstan

Photo: Pavel M. Kartashov
Latitude: 47°16'N
Longitude: 72°15'E
 
 
Greisen tungsten-molybdenum deposit.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities
Aikinite
Akdalaite (TL)
Albite
Amesite
Anatase
Andalusite
Andradite
Anglesite
Anhydrite
Ankerite
'Apatite'
Arsenopyrite
Atacamite
Augite
Azurite
Baryte
Bertrandite
Beryl
Betpakdalite-CaCa (TL)
Beudantite
'Biotite'
Bismoclite
Bismuth
Bismuthinite
Bismutite
Bornite
Brochantite
Brookite
Calcite
Cassiterite
Celestine
Cerussite
Chalcanthite
Chalcocite
Chalcopyrite
'Chlorite Group'
Chrysocolla
Chukhrovite-(Nd) (TL)
Chukhrovite-(Y) (TL)
Cosalite
Covellite
Creedite
Cronstedtite
Cuprite
Cuprotungstite
Diaspore
Dickite
Dolomite
Ferberite
Ferrimolybdite
Fluorite
var: Yttrofluorite
Galena
Galenobismutite
Gearksutite
Goethite
Gypsum
'Halloysite'
Helvine
Hematite
Hübnerite
Hydrokenoelsmoreite
Hydrokenoelsmoreite
var: Ferritungstite

Ilmenite
Ixiolite
Jarosite
'K Feldspar'
'var: Adularia'
Koechlinite
'Limonite'
Linarite
Magnetite
Malachite
Marcasite
Metazeunerite
Mimetite
Molybdenite
Monazite-(Ce)
Montmorillonite
Muscovite
Nacrite
Natrojarosite
Nontronite
Opal
Palygorskite
Perite
Phenakite
Phlogopite
Plumbojarosite
Powellite
Pyrite
Pyrrhotite
Quartz
Quartz
var: Chalcedony

var: Smoky Quartz
Rhodochrosite
Russellite
Rutile
var: Ilmenorutile
var: Strüverite
Scheelite
Schröckingerite
Scorodite
Siderite
Siderophyllite
Sphalerite
'Stilbite'
Stilpnomelane
Stolzite
Strontianite
Sudoite
Sulphur
Tennantite
Tetrahedrite
Titanite
Topaz
'Tourmaline'
Tungstite
'Wad'
Wittichenite
'Wolframite'
Wulfenite
'Xenotime'
Zircon


130 entries listed. 106 valid minerals. 4 type localities (valid minerals).

Localities in this Region

Kazakhstan

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References

- Ermilova, L. P. & Senderova, V. M. (1961): Betpakdalite, a new mineral from the oxidation zone of the wolframite ore deposit of Karaoba (Central Kazakhstan). Zapiski Vserossiiskogo Mineralogicheskogo Obshchestva 90, 425-430. (in Russian)
- Jermilova, L.P. (1964): Minerals of the wolfram-molybdenum deposit Karaoba in Central Kazakhstan. - Moscow, Nauka, 1964, 176pp. (in Russian).
- Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): International Strategic Mineral Issues Summary Report - Tungsten. US Geological Survey Circular 930-O.
- Jeremolenko, V. (2002): Kara-Oba: Mineralogische Perle der Betpak-Ebene bei Dzhambul, Kasachstan.Lapis 27(4), 13-34 + 50

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