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Tongchanggou Cu-Zn deposit, Baiyinchang ore field, Baiyin District, Baiyin, Gansu, Chinai
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Tongchanggou Cu-Zn depositDeposit
Baiyinchang ore fieldOre Field
Baiyin DistrictDistrict
BaiyinPrefecture
GansuProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):铜厂沟铜锌矿, 白银厂矿田, 白银区, 白银市, 甘肃省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 36° 38' 38'' North , 104° 16' 10'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 36.64389,104.26944
GeoHash:G#: wqd0kwydn
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:BSk : Cold semi-arid (steppe) climate


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


10 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Dingpu Xiang and Tianfu Dai (1985): Mineral Deposits 4(1), 64-74; Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Dingpu Xiang and Tianfu Dai (1985): Mineral Deposits 4(1), 64-74; Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Dingpu Xiang and Tianfu Dai (1985): Mineral Deposits 4(1), 64-74; Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Dingpu Xiang and Tianfu Dai (1985): Mineral Deposits 4(1), 64-74; Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Dingpu Xiang and Tianfu Dai (1985): Mineral Deposits 4(1), 64-74; Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Gold1.1.1.1Au
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
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
OOxygen
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
AgSilver
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AuGold
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au GoldAu
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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Ordovician
443.8 - 485.4 Ma



ID: 3190305
Paleozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Ordovician (443.8 - 485.4 Ma)

Lithology: Mafic-intermediate volcanic 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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Dingpu Xiang and Tianfu Dai (1985): Regional metallogenic characteristics of the volcanogenic sulfide deposits in northern Qilian Mountain. Mineral Deposits 4(1), 64-74 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Xinming Jiang and Guixin Cong (1987): A metallogenetic study on the massive sulphide deposits at the central Baiyin minerogenetic belt, Gansu. Geology and Prospecting 23(9), 7-13.


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