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Jingangku Mine, Wutai Co., Xinzhou, Shanxi, Chinai
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Jingangku MineMine
Wutai Co.County
XinzhouPrefecture
ShanxiProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):金岗库硫铁矿, 五台县, 忻州市, 山西省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 38° 54' North , 113° 38' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 38.90000,113.63333
GeoHash:G#: wwbv3c92b
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Dwb : Monsoon-influenced warm-summer humid continental climate


Iron-copper massive sulphide deposit, consisting of stratiform, bedded orebodies and lenses that are concordant to the schistosity of host BIF, micaschist, and gneiss. The largest ore body extends up to 1000 m along strike.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

'Amphibole Supergroup'
Formula: AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Reference: http://wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of03-220/DATABASE/lode_deposits.txt; Xianglong Niu, Jianghai Li, and Jun Feng (2009): Advances in Earth Science 24(9), 1009-1014
'Biotite'
Reference: http://wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of03-220/DATABASE/lode_deposits.txt
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Xianglong Niu, Jianghai Li, and Jun Feng (2009): Advances in Earth Science 24(9), 1009-1014
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: http://wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of03-220/DATABASE/lode_deposits.txt; Xianglong Niu, Jianghai Li, and Jun Feng (2009): Advances in Earth Science 24(9), 1009-1014
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: http://wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of03-220/DATABASE/lode_deposits.txt
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: http://wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of03-220/DATABASE/lode_deposits.txt
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: http://wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of03-220/DATABASE/lode_deposits.txt; Xianglong Niu, Jianghai Li, and Jun Feng (2009): Advances in Earth Science 24(9), 1009-1014
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Xianglong Niu, Jianghai Li, and Jun Feng (2009): Advances in Earth Science 24(9), 1009-1014
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Kamitani, M., Okumura, K., Teraoka, Y., Miyano, S., and Watanabe, Y. (2007): Mineral Resources Map of East Asia. Geological Survey of Japan; Xianglong Niu, Jianghai Li, and Jun Feng (2009): Advances in Earth Science 24(9), 1009-1014
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: http://wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of03-220/DATABASE/lode_deposits.txt; Xianglong Niu, Jianghai Li, and Jun Feng (2009): Advances in Earth Science 24(9), 1009-1014
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: http://wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of03-220/DATABASE/lode_deposits.txt; Xianglong Niu, Jianghai Li, and Jun Feng (2009): Advances in Earth Science 24(9), 1009-1014
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: http://wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of03-220/DATABASE/lode_deposits.txt; Xianglong Niu, Jianghai Li, and Jun Feng (2009): Advances in Earth Science 24(9), 1009-1014
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: http://wrgis.wr.usgs.gov/open-file/of03-220/DATABASE/lode_deposits.txt; Xianglong Niu, Jianghai Li, and Jun Feng (2009): Advances in Earth Science 24(9), 1009-1014

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Marcasite'2.EB.10aFeS2
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
'Sphalerite'2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Siderite'5.AB.05FeCO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Amphibole Supergroup'-AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
'Biotite'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O QuartzSiO2
O SideriteFeCO3
FFluorine
F Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
AlAluminium
Al Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
SiSilicon
Si Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S MarcasiteFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
ClChlorine
Cl Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
TiTitanium
Ti Amphibole SupergroupAX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SideriteFeCO3
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS

Regional Geology

This geological map and associated information on rock units at or nearby to the coordinates given for this locality is based on relatively small scale geological maps provided by various national Geological Surveys. This does not necessarily represent the complete geology at this locality but it gives a background for the region in which it is found.

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Mesoproterozoic
1000 - 1600 Ma



ID: 3192305
Mesoproterozoic crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Mesoproterozoic (1000 - 1600 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic rocks

Reference: Chorlton, L.B. Generalized geology of the world: bedrock domains and major faults in GIS format: a small-scale world geology map with an extended geological attribute database. doi: 10.4095/223767. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5529. [154]

Data and map coding provided by Macrostrat.org, used under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License

References

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Xianglong Niu, Jianghai Li, and Jun Feng (2009): Origin of the Neoarchean massive sulphide deposits in Wutai Mt.: an indication for the submarine exhalation from the microstructures. Advances in Earth Science 24(9), 1009-1014 (in Chinese with English abstract).


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