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Unnamed U deposit (1), Hunan, Chinai
Regional Level Types
Unnamed U deposit (1)Deposit
HunanProvince
ChinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude:
27° North , 111° East (est.)
Estimate based on other nearby localities or region boundaries.
Margin of Error:
~331km
Locality type:


Illuvial-type uranium deposit, hosted in Lower Cambrian carbonaceous shales.
Located in western Hunan Province.

This is possibly the U-V deposit No. 110 in Xupu County,

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Standard Detailed Gallery Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals. 1 (TL) - type locality of valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Autunite
Formula: Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10-12H2O
Reference: Hunan 230 Laboratory, Hunan 305 Geological Team, Wuhan Geological Institution X-ray Laboratory (1976): Acta Geologica Sinica 50(2), 203-204.
Evansite
Formula: Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Reference: Hunan 230 Laboratory, Hunan 305 Geological Team, Wuhan Geological Institution X-ray Laboratory (1976): Acta Geologica Sinica 50(2), 203-204.
Furongite (TL)
Formula: Al13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
Type Locality:
Reference: Hunan 230 Laboratory, Hunan 305 Geological Team, Wuhan Geological Institution X-ray Laboratory (1976): Acta Geologica Sinica 50(2), 203-204.
'Halloysite'
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Hunan 230 Laboratory, Hunan 305 Geological Team, Wuhan Geological Institution X-ray Laboratory (1976): Acta Geologica Sinica 50(2), 203-204.
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Hunan 230 Laboratory, Hunan 305 Geological Team, Wuhan Geological Institution X-ray Laboratory (1976): Acta Geologica Sinica 50(2), 203-204.
Opal
Formula: SiO2 · nH2O
Reference: Hunan 230 Laboratory, Hunan 305 Geological Team, Wuhan Geological Institution X-ray Laboratory (1976): Acta Geologica Sinica 50(2), 203-204.
Variscite
Formula: AlPO4 · 2H2O
Reference: Hunan 230 Laboratory, Hunan 305 Geological Team, Wuhan Geological Institution X-ray Laboratory (1976): Acta Geologica Sinica 50(2), 203-204.

Gallery:

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Opal4.DA.10SiO2 · nH2O
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Autunite8.EB.05Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10-12H2O
Evansite8.DF.10Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Furongite (TL)8.EB.50Al13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
Variscite8.CD.10AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 9 - Silicates
'Halloysite'9.ED.10Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 40 - HYDRATED NORMAL PHOSPHATES,ARSENATES AND VANADATES
AB2(XO4)2·xH2O, containing (UO2)2+
Autunite40.2a.1.1Ca(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10-12H2O
(AB)5(XO4)2·xH2O
Variscite40.4.1.1AlPO4 · 2H2O
Group 42 - HYDRATED PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A3(XO4)Zq·xH2O
Evansite42.1.2.1Al3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
A3(XO4)2Zq·xH2O
Furongite (TL)42.10.5.1Al13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 1:1 layers
'Halloysite'71.1.1.4Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with H2O and organics
Opal75.2.1.1SiO2 · nH2O
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H FurongiteAl13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
H VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
H EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
H HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10-12H2O
H OpalSiO2 · nH2O
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
OOxygen
O FurongiteAl13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
O VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
O EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
O HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10-12H2O
O OpalSiO2 · nH2O
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
AlAluminium
Al FurongiteAl13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
Al VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
Al EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
Al HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
SiSilicon
Si HalloysiteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si OpalSiO2 · nH2O
PPhosphorus
P FurongiteAl13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
P VarisciteAlPO4 · 2H2O
P EvansiteAl3(PO4)(OH)6 · 6H2O
P AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10-12H2O
CaCalcium
Ca AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10-12H2O
FeIron
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
UUranium
U FurongiteAl13(UO2)7(PO4)13(OH)14 · 58H2O
U AutuniteCa(UO2)2(PO4)2 · 10-12H2O

References

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Year (asc) Year (desc) Author (A-Z) Author (Z-A)
Hunan 230 Laboratory, Hunan 305 Geological Team, Wuhan Geological Institution X-ray Laboratory (1976): Furongite, a new uranium mineral found in China. Acta Geologica Sinica 50(2), 203-204 (in Chinese).
Hunan 230 Institute, Hunan 305 Geological Team and X-Ray Laboratory of Wuhan Geological College (1978): The mineralogical investigation of furongite. Science in China, Series A (Mathematics), 22(2), 199-206.
Fleischer, M., Cabri, L.J., Chao, G.Y., and Pabst, A. (1978): New Mineral Names. American Mineralogist 63, 424-427.

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