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Banpo Mine, Dushan Co., Qiannan, Guizhou, Chinai
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Banpo MineMine
Dushan Co.County
QiannanPrefecture
GuizhouProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):半坡锑矿, 独山县, 黔南布依族苗族自治州, 贵州省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 25° 49' 20'' North , 107° 37' 30'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 25.82222,107.62500
GeoHash:G#: wksdchf1k
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


Sedimentary-hydrothermal reworked stratabound antimony deposit, hosted in Devonian quartz sandstone and carbonaceous schist.


Note: None of the Chinese references lists fluorite as occurring here.

Regions containing this locality

Southwest China, China

Region - 931 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


8 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Jiayong Pen, Qian Zhang, Shuxun Shao, and Zhong Zhang (1998): Geology and Prospecting 34(6), 33-36, 43; Zhongguo Jin, Tagen Dai, Hong Jiang, and Xinglong Chen (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(6), 24-27
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Jiayong Pen, Qian Zhang, Shuxun Shao, and Zhong Zhang (1998): Geology and Prospecting 34(6), 33-36, 43; Guolin Zhang, Jinyan Yao, and Xiangping Gu (1999): Geology and Prospecting 35(6), 4-8
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Jiayong Pen, Qian Zhang, Shuxun Shao, and Zhong Zhang (1998): Geology and Prospecting 34(6), 33-36, 43
Fluorite ?
Formula: CaF2
Description: Fluorite is not mentioned in any of the Chinese papers on this deposit.
Reference: Ottens, B. (2005): Mineralogical Record 36, 59-68
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Jiayong Pen, Qian Zhang, Shuxun Shao, and Zhong Zhang (1998): Geology and Prospecting 34(6), 33-36, 43; Zhongguo Jin, Tagen Dai, Hong Jiang, and Xinglong Chen (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(6), 24-27
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Jiayong Pen, Qian Zhang, Shuxun Shao, and Zhong Zhang (1998): Geology and Prospecting 34(6), 33-36, 43; Zhongguo Jin, Tagen Dai, Hong Jiang, and Xinglong Chen (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(6), 24-27
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Jiayong Pen, Qian Zhang, Shuxun Shao, and Zhong Zhang (1998): Geology and Prospecting 34(6), 33-36, 43; Zhongguo Jin, Tagen Dai, Hong Jiang, and Xinglong Chen (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(6), 24-27
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Jiayong Pen, Qian Zhang, Shuxun Shao, and Zhong Zhang (1998): Geology and Prospecting 34(6), 33-36, 43; Zhongguo Jin, Tagen Dai, Hong Jiang, and Xinglong Chen (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(6), 24-27
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Jiayong Pen, Qian Zhang, Shuxun Shao, and Zhong Zhang (1998): Geology and Prospecting 34(6), 33-36, 43; Zhongguo Jin, Tagen Dai, Hong Jiang, and Xinglong Chen (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(6), 24-27; Ottens, B. (2005): Mineralogical Record 36, 59-68

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite' ?3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
'Dolomite'5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Baryte'7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite ?9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
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.
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
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)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 BaryteBaSO4
S PyriteFeS2
S StibniteSb2S3
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
SbAntimony
Sb StibniteSb2S3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4

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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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187133
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary 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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Yunliang Cui, Shichang Jin, and Xuekun Wang (1995): Metallogenic conditions and prospecting criteria of Sb deposit in Dushan area of Guizhou. Geology and Prospecting 31(3), 24-30.
Xuekun Wang (1995): Geochemical characteristics of the Dushan reworked antimony deposits, Guizhou. Geological Review 60(1), 61-73.
Jiayong Pen, Qian Zhang, Shuxun Shao, and Zhong Zhang (1998): On halogen element geochemistry of the Banpo antimony deposit. Geology and Prospecting 34(6), 33-36, 43.
Guolin Zhang, Jinyan Yao, and Xiangping Gu (1999): Inclusions characteristics and geochemistry of minerals in main type antimony deposits in China. Geology and Prospecting 35(6), 4-8.
Qian Jianping, Yang Guoqing, and Li Shaoyou (2000): Geological and geochemical characteristics and tectono-dynamic hydrothermal metallogenesis of Dushan antimony ore field, Guizhou. Geology-Geochemistry 28(2), 56-60.
Zhongguo Jin, Tagen Dai, Hong Jiang, and Xinglong Chen (2004): Geochemical characteristics and depth prospecting prediction of Banpo antimony deposit in Dushan County, Guizhou Province. Geology and Prospecting 40(6), 24-27.
Ottens, B. (2005): Chinese fluorite. Mineralogical Record 36, 59-68.
Ottens, B. (2007): Chinese stibnite: Xikuangshan, Lushi, Wuning and other localities. Mineralogical Record 38(1), 3-17.


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