Donate now to keep alive!Help|Log In|Register|
Home PageMindat NewsThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusManagement TeamContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatSponsor a PageSponsored PagesTop Available PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
What is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthMineral PhotographyThe Elements and their MineralsGeological TimeMineral Evolution
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
StatisticsThe ElementsMember ListBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Huidong lead-zinc mine (Daliangzi Pb-Zn deposit), Huidong Co., Liangshan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 26° 38' North , 102° 52' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 26.63333,102.86667
Köppen climate type:Cwb : Subtropical highland climate or temperate oceanic climate with dry winters
Name(s) in local language(s):会东铅锌矿 (大梁子铅锌矿床), 会东县, 凉山彝族自治州, 四川省, 中国

Mississippi valley type (MVT) deposit, mined from an open pit.

Mineral List

37 valid minerals.

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.

Click on geological units on the map for more information. Click here to view full-screen map on

Permian - Carboniferous
252.17 - 358.9 Ma

ID: 1378813
Carboniferous-Permian volcanic rocks

Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 358.9 Ma)

Comments: May include hypabyssal intrusions.

Lithology: Volcanic rocks

Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d. [18]

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

This page contains all mineral locality references listed on This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.


Zejiang Wang (1981): Geological characteristiscs of Late Sinian sedimentary-reworked Pb-Zn deposits in the northern part of the eastern margin of the KangDian axis. Geology and Prospecting 17(10), 7-15 (in Chinese).

Fuyou Wei (1984): Assessment of lead-zinc anomalies in the northern segment of the Kangdian axis. Geology and Prospecting 20(4), 65-70 (in Chinese).

Zejiang Wang and Anru Wang (1985): Genesis of Tianbaoshan and Daliangzi ancient karst cave lead-zinc deposits, Sichuan Province. Geology and Prospecting 21(10), 8-15.

Xiaochun Wang (1991): Genesis analysis of Daliangzi Pb-Zn deposit in Sichuan Province. Mineral Resources and Geology 22(3), 151-156 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Zheng Minghua, and Wang Xiaochun (1991): Ore genesis of the Daliangzi Pb-Zn deposit in Sichuan, China. Economic Geology 86(4), 831-846.

Zhicheng Wang (1993): The Pb-Zn deposits on the eastern edge of the Kangdian axis: their geological features and exploration. Geology and Prospecting 29(8), 19-22.

Yaoguo Hu, Zhaoyang Li, Hanjie Wen, and Zhilong Huang (2000): Characteristics of silver minerals of lead-zinc-silver deposits in the Sichuan-Yunnan-Guizhou border area. Bulletin of Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry 19(4), 318-320 (in Chinese).

Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Distribution, characteristics and genesis of Mississippi Valley-type lead-zinc deposits in Sichuan-Yunnan-Guizhou area. Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Qian Wang, Xuexiang Gu, Shaohong Fu, Fayuan Li, and Ming Zhang (2006): Study on the Cadmium Enrichment Regularity in Sphalerites in the Daliangzi Pb-Zn Deposit, Sichuan Province and the Significance. Bulletin of Mineralogy, Petrology and Geochemistry 25(3), 291-292 (in Chinese).

Wen Qi, Mantang Hou, and Genbao Wang (2006): Sinian System Pb-Zn Deposit Types and Prospecting Direction of Upper Yangtze Platform. Journal of Earth Sciences and Environment 28(2), 30-36 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Khin Zaw, Peters, S.G., Cromie, P., Burrett, C., and Zengqian Hou (2007): Nature, diversity of deposit types and metallogenic relations of South China. Ore Geology Reviews 31, 3-47.

Jiaxi Zhou, Zhilong Huang, Xiaobiao Li, Guofu Zhou, Shirong Liu, Shaohong Fu, and Wenqin Zheng (2008): New evidence for the enrichment of germanium in galena of the Huidong Daliangzi large-scale Pb-Zn deposit, Sichuan Province, China. Acta Mineralogica Sinica 28(4), 473-475 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Kui Han, Jinhai Luo, Zongqi Wang, Quanren Yan, Yudong Wu, Guofeng Zhang, and Xiouqing Nian (2012): Feature of ore-bearing breccias of lead-zinc deposits in Sichuan-Yunnan-Guizhou border area and its tectonic significance. Mineral Deposits 31(3), 629-641 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Bo Yuan, Jingwen Mao, Xinghu Yan, Yue Wu, Feng Zhang, and Liangliang Zhao (2014): Sources of metallogenic materials and metallogenic mechanism of Daliangzi ore field in Sichuan Province: Constraints from geochemistry of S, C, H, O, Sr isotope and trace element in sphalerite. Acta Petrologica Sinica 30(1), 209-220 (in Chinese with English abstract).

Mineral and/or Locality is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
Copyright © and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2018, except where stated. relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: January 23, 2018 12:03:45 Page generated: October 16, 2017 23:13:58
Go to top of page