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Tongshan Mine (West Tongshan Mine), Guichi District, Chizhou, Anhui, Chinai
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Name(s) in local language(s):铜山铜矿 (西铜山铜矿), 贵池区, 池州市, 安徽省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 30° 25' 30'' North , 117° 17' 9'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 30.42500,117.28583
GeoHash:G#: wt7mhfsym
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Anqing358,661 (2016)24.9km
Chizhou148,375 (2014)32.1km


Skarn and porphyry-type copper-gold deposit.


Note: Not to be confused with the Tongshan Mine in Xuanzhou District of Xuancheng Prefecture.

Regions containing this locality

Yangtze PlateTectonic Plate

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


29 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Andalusite
Formula: Al2(SiO4)O
Reference: Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Andradite
Formula: Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Reference: Ruilong Qiu (1988): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 7(3); Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
'Apatite'
Reference: Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Yu Canghai (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Rob Lavinsky specimens
'Biotite'
Reference: Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Yuanming Pan and Ping Dong (1999): Ore Geology Reviews 15, 177-242; Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Lianxing Gu, Khin Zaw, Wenxuan Hu, Kaijun Zhang, Pei Ni, Jinxiang He, Yaotong Xu, Jianjun Lu, and Chunming Lin (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 107-138; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Diopside
Formula: CaMgSi2O6
Reference: Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Yuanming Pan and Ping Dong (1999): Ore Geology Reviews 15, 177-242.; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'
Reference: Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Lianxing Gu, Khin Zaw, Wenxuan Hu, Kaijun Zhang, Pei Ni, Jinxiang He, Yaotong Xu, Jianjun Lu, and Chunming Lin (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 107-138.
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Yanjing Chen, Huayong Chen, Khin Zaw, Pirajno, F., and Zengjie Zhang (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 139-169.
Grossular
Formula: Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Reference: Ruilong Qiu (1988): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 7(3); Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Hedenbergite
Formula: CaFe2+Si2O6
Reference: Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Yuanming Pan and Ping Dong (1999): Ore Geology Reviews 15, 177-242; Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Rob Lavinsky specimens
Marcasite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Lianxing Gu, Khin Zaw, Wenxuan Hu, Kaijun Zhang, Pei Ni, Jinxiang He, Yaotong Xu, Jianjun Lu, and Chunming Lin (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 107-138
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Li-Ben Wang, Ke-Jian Ji, and Dong Chen (1997): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 16(2), 154-159.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Lianxing Gu, Khin Zaw, Wenxuan Hu, Kaijun Zhang, Pei Ni, Jinxiang He, Yaotong Xu, Jianjun Lu, and Chunming Lin (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 107-138; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Yu Canghai (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Yuanming Pan and Ping Dong (1999): Ore Geology Reviews 15, 177-242.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Yuanming Pan and Ping Dong (1999): Ore Geology Reviews 15, 177-242; Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Yu Canghai (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
'Serpentine Subgroup'
Formula: D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Reference: Yuanming Pan and Ping Dong (1999): Ore Geology Reviews 15, 177-242; Yu Canghai (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Lian-Xing Gu, Wen-Xuan Hu, Jin-Xiang He, Pei Ni, and Ke-Qin Xu (2000): Episodes 23(2), 110-118.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Lianxing Gu, Khin Zaw, Wenxuan Hu, Kaijun Zhang, Pei Ni, Jinxiang He, Yaotong Xu, Jianjun Lu, and Chunming Lin (2007): Ore Geology Reviews 31, 107-138; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Talc
Formula: Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Reference: Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16
Tremolite
Formula: ☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Reference: Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016
Wollastonite
Formula: CaSiO3
Reference: Canghai Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 12-16; Zhiyu Zhang, Yangsong Du, Jing Zhang, Zhenshan Pang, Dapeng Li, and Pengfei Jia (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(6), 999-1016

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Marcasite2.EB.10aFeS2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
Albite9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
Andalusite9.AF.10Al2(SiO4)O
Andradite9.AD.25Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Diopside9.DA.15CaMgSi2O6
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Grossular9.AD.25Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Hedenbergite9.DA.15CaFe2+Si2O6
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc9.EC.05Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Tremolite9.DE.10☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Wollastonite9.DG.05CaSiO3
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'K Feldspar'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

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
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
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
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Marcasite2.12.2.1FeS2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
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
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [6] and >[6] coordination
Andradite51.4.3b.1Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3
Grossular51.4.3b.2Ca3Al2(SiO4)3
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] and >[4] coordination
Andalusite52.2.2b.1Al2(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Diopside65.1.3a.1CaMgSi2O6
Hedenbergite65.1.3a.2CaFe2+Si2O6
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=3
Wollastonite65.2.1.1cCaSiO3
Group 66 - INOSILICATES Double-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=2)
Amphiboles - Mg-Fe-Mn-Li subgroup
Tremolite66.1.3a.1☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Talc71.2.1.3Mg3Si4O10(OH)2
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Group 76 - TECTOSILICATES Al-Si Framework
Al-Si Framework with Al-Si frameworks
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Fayalite-Forsterite Series'-
'K Feldspar'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2
'Serpentine Subgroup'-D3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
H TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C SideriteFeCO3
C CalciteCaCO3
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
OOxygen
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O SideriteFeCO3
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
O CalciteCaCO3
O QuartzSiO2
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
O DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
O Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
O WollastoniteCaSiO3
O TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
O AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Mg DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Mg Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Mg TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Al GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Si GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Si DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Si WollastoniteCaSiO3
Si TalcMg3Si4O10(OH)2
Si AndalusiteAl2(SiO4)O
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MarcasiteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BorniteCu5FeS4
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca GrossularCa3Al2(SiO4)3
Ca DiopsideCaMgSi2O6
Ca Tremolite☐{Ca2}{Mg5}(Si8O22)(OH)2
Ca WollastoniteCaSiO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
MnManganese
Mn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
FeIron
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe MarcasiteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe AndraditeCa3Fe23+(SiO4)3
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe HedenbergiteCaFe2+Si2O6
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
NiNickel
Ni Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn Serpentine SubgroupD3[Si2O5](OH)4 D= Mg, Fe, Ni, Mn, Al, Zn
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AuGold
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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Silurian - Cambrian
419.2 - 541 Ma



ID: 3189488
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (419.2 - 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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Qiu Ruilong (1987): REE geochemistry of skarns in the Tongshan copper deposit, Guichi, Anhui Province. Acta Geologica Sinica 61(1), 91-100 (in Chinese).
Liben Wang, Kejian Ji, and Dong Chen (1997): Re-Os Isotope Ages of Molybdenite from the Anjishan Copper Deposit and the Tongshan Copper-Molybdenum Deposit and Their Implications. Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 16(2), 154-159.
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