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Shaanxi Province, China

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Name(s) in local language(s):陕西省, 中国


A province in northwest China.

Not to be confused with Shanxi, a province in north China, adjoining Shaanxi to the east.

Mineral List

Mineral list contains entries from the region specified including sub-localities

Acanthite

Actinolite

Aegirine-augite

Aeschynite-(Y)

Aikinite

Åkermanite

Alabandite

Albite

var: Oligoclase

var: Oligoclase-Albite

'Albite-Anorthite Series'

'Allanite Group'

Alleghanyite

Allendeite

Altaite

Amphibole Supergroup

var: Byssolite

var: Uralite

Anatase

Andalusite

Anglesite

Anhydrite

Ankerite

Annabergite

Annite

Anorthite

var: Bytownite

Antigorite

'Apatite'

'var: Collophane'

Aragonite

Armalcolite

Arsenopyrite

Augite

var: Fassaite

Autunite

Awaruite

Azurite

Baryte

Barytocalcite

'Bastnäsite'

Bementite

Berryite

Beryl

'Biotite'

Bismuthinite

'Bitumen'

Bornite

Boulangerite

Braunite

'Bravoite'

Brookite

Brucite

Calaverite

Calcite

var: Ferroan Calcite

var: Mg-rich Calcite

Carnallite

Caryopilite

Cassiterite

Celestine

var: Barian Celestine

Cerussite

Chalcocite

Chalcopyrite

Chernykhite

Chlorapatite

'Chlorite Group'

Chloritoid

Chondrodite

Chrombismite (TL)

'Chrome-Spinel (of Dana)'

Chromite

Chrysotile

Cinnabar

'Clays'

Cleusonite

Clinochlore

var: Pennine

Clinohumite

Cobaltite

Coffinite

'Columbite-(Fe)-Columbite-(Mn) Series'

Copper

Cordierite

Cosalite

Covellite

Crandallite

Cubanite

Cymrite

Diaspore

Dickite

Digenite

Diopside

var: Chromian Diopside

Dolomite

var: Ferroan Dolomite

var: Manganoan Dolomite

Dravite

'Electrum'

Enstatite

Epidote

'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'

'Feldspar Group'

'var: Perthite'

Ferberite

Ferrimolybdite

'Ferro-Actinolite-Tremolite Series'

Fluorapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Fluorapatite

Fluorite

Forsterite

Freibergite

Galena

Ganophyllite

'Garnet'

Gehlenite

Geikielite

Gersdorffite

Glauconite

Godlevskite

Goethite

Gold

var: Platinian Gold

Goldfieldite

Goldmanite

Goslarite

Graphite

Grossite

Gustavite

Gypsum

'Halloysite'

Hanjiangite (TL)

Hausmannite

Heazlewoodite

Hedenbergite

Hematite

var: Specularite

Hemimorphite

Hessite

Hibonite

'Hornblende'

Hotsonite

Hydromagnesite

'Hydromuscovite'

Hydrotalcite

Hydroxylapatite

var: Carbonate-rich Hydroxylapatite

Hydrozincite

Ilmenite

Ingodite

Iron

var: Kamacite

Jarosite

Kaolinite

'K Feldspar'

'var: Adularia'

Kuranakhite

Kutnohorite

Leucoxene

Liebigite

Lillianite

var: Argentian Lillianite

'Limonite'

Linnaeite

Mackinawite

Magnesioferrite

Magnesite

var: Ferroan Magnesite

Magnetite

var: Titaniferous Magnetite

var: Vanado-Magnetite

Malachite

Maldonite

Manganhumite

Manganite

'Manganoan Calcite'

Manganocummingtonite

Manganogrunerite

Manganosite

Mannardite (TL)

var: Ankangite (FRL)

Marcasite

Marialite

Mercury

Metacinnabar

'Mica Group'

Microcline

'Microperthite'

Millerite

Minium

Molybdenite

'Monazite'

Monetite

Montmorillonite

Muscovite

var: Alurgite

var: Barian Muscovite

var: Fuchsite

var: Illite

var: Sericite

Naumannite

Nepheline

'Nephrite
var: Lantian Jade'

Nickeline

Norsethite

'Olivine'

Orpiment

Orthoclase

Ourayite

Parkerite

Parsettensite

Pentlandite

Perovskite

Phlogopite

Pigeonite

Polydymite

Portlandite

Potassic-chloro-hastingsite

Proustite

'Psilomelane'

Pyrargyrite

Pyrite

var: Arsenian Pyrite

'Pyrochlore'

Pyrochlore Supergroup

var: Betafite (of Hogarth 1977)

Pyrochroite

Pyrolusite

Pyromorphite

Pyrophanite

Pyrophyllite

'Pyroxene Group'

Pyrrhotite

Quartz

var: Chalcedony

var: Jasper

var: Rock Crystal

var: Smoky Quartz

Ranciéite

Realgar

Rhodochrosite

Rhodonite

Richterite

Rinneite

Roscoelite

'Roscoelite-1M'

'Roscoelite-2M1'

Rutile

Saponite

'Scapolite'

Scheelite

Schorl

Scorodite

Sepiolite

'Serpentine Subgroup'

Siderite

var: Ca-rich Siderite

Siegenite

Silver

var: Kongsbergite

var: Küstelite

Smithsonite

Smythite

Sodalite

Spessartine

Sphalerite

var: Marmatite

Spinel

Stephanite

Stibnite

Stolzite

Strontianite

Stützite

Sulvanite

Sylvanite

Sylvite

Taenite

Takanelite

Talc

Tellurium

Tellurobismuthite

Tennantite

var: Argentiferous Tennantite

var: Zincian Tennantite

Tetradymite

Tetrahedrite

var: Argentian Tetrahedrite

var: Zincian Tetrahedrite

Thorite

var: Uranothorite

Titanite

Todorokite

Torbernite

'Tourmaline'

Tremolite

Troilite

Turquoise

Ulvöspinel

'Unnamed (Bi Chromate Oxide)'

Uraninite

var: Pitchblende

Uranopilite

Uvarovite

Valentinite

Vermiculite

Vesuvianite

Villamaninite

Violarite

'Wad'

Wairauite

Whitlockite

Willyamite

Witherite

'Wolframite'

Wollastonite

Woodhouseite

Wulfenite

Wurtzite

Xenotime-(Y)

'Yiyangite'

'Zeolite Group'

Zincite

Zincmelanterite

Zippeite

Zircon

var: Hyacinth

Zoisite


240 valid minerals. 3 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals. 1 (FRL) - first recorded locality of unapproved mineral/variety/etc.

Rock Types Recorded

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Geochronology

Mineralization age: Mesozoic : 231 ± 7 Ma to 129 ± 7 Ma

Important note: This table is based only on rock and mineral ages recorded below and is not necessarily a complete representation of the geochronology, but does give an indication of possible mineralization events relevant to this locality. As more age information is added this table may expand in the future. A break in the table simply indicates a lack of data entered here, not necessarily a break in the geologic sequence. Grey background entries are from different, related, localities.

Geologic TimeRocks, Minerals and Events
Phanerozoic
 Mesozoic
  Cretaceous
   Early Cretaceous
ⓘ Molybdenite (youngest age)129 ± 7 MaJinduicheng Mine, Hua Co., Weinan Prefecture, Shaanxi Province, China
    
   
  Triassic
   Late Triassic
ⓘ Molybdenite (oldest age)231 ± 7 MaHuanglongpu Mo-(Pb) deposit, Hua Co., Weinan Prefecture, Shaanxi Province, China

Localities in this Region

China
China

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