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Shuiniujia Au deposit (Shiuniujia Au deposit), Jiuzhaigou Co. (Nanping Co.), Ngawa Autonomous Prefecture (Aba Autonomous Prefecture), Sichuan, Chinai
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Shuiniujia Au deposit (Shiuniujia Au deposit)Deposit
Jiuzhaigou Co. (Nanping Co.)County
Ngawa Autonomous Prefecture (Aba Autonomous Prefecture)Prefecture
SichuanProvince
ChinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 32° 45' 10'' North , 104° 15' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 32.75278,104.25000
GeoHash:G#: wmf4k62wc
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cwb : Subtropical highland climate or temperate oceanic climate with dry winters


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Regions containing this locality

Southwest China, China

Region - 931 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: http://www.ruegg.co.uk/Final%20Admission%20Document%20CCG.pdf
Graphite
Formula: C
Reference: Central China Goldfields Plc, Annual Report (2005).
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: http://www.ruegg.co.uk/Final%20Admission%20Document%20CCG.pdf
Pyrite var: Arsenian Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: http://www.ruegg.co.uk/Final%20Admission%20Document%20CCG.pdf
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: http://www.ruegg.co.uk/Final%20Admission%20Document%20CCG.pdf
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: http://www.ruegg.co.uk/Final%20Admission%20Document%20CCG.pdf

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Gold1.AA.05Au
Graphite1.CB.05aC
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
var: Arsenian Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2

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
Semi-metals and non-metals
Graphite1.3.6.2C
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 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Pyrite
var: Arsenian Pyrite
-FeS2

List of minerals for each chemical element

CCarbon
C GraphiteC
OOxygen
O QuartzSiO2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S Pyrite (var: Arsenian Pyrite)FeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S StibniteSb2S3
FeIron
Fe Pyrite (var: Arsenian Pyrite)FeS2
Fe PyriteFeS2
SbAntimony
Sb StibniteSb2S3
AuGold
Au GoldAu

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]

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References

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Peters, S.G. (2002): Geology, Geochemistry and Geophysics of Sedimentary-Hosted Au Deposits in P.R. China. USGS Open-File Report 02-131.
Central China Goldfields Plc, Annual Report (2005).


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