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Maoping Pb-Zn deposit, Zhaoyang District, Zhaotong, Yunnan, Chinai
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Maoping Pb-Zn depositDeposit
Zhaoyang DistrictDistrict
ZhaotongPrefecture
YunnanProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):毛坪铅锌矿床, 昭阳区, 昭通市, 云南省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 27° 31' 5'' North , 103° 59' 35'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 27.51806,103.99306
GeoHash:G#: wkcuw3t2m
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cwb : Subtropical highland climate or temperate oceanic climate with dry winters
Nearest Settlements:
PlacePopulationDistance
Zhaotong109,400 (2012)35.3km


Hydrothermal-reworked sedimentary diagenetic lead-zinc deposit, hosted in carbonatites.

Regions containing this locality

Eurasian PlateTectonic Plate
Southwest China, ChinaRegion

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Anglesite
Formula: PbSO4
Reference: Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Haijun Zou, Runsheng Han, Bin Hu, and Hong Liu (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(5), 43-48; Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Haijun Zou, Runsheng Han, Bin Hu, and Hong Liu (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(5), 43-48
Calcite var: Ferroan Calcite
Formula: (Ca,Fe)CO3
Reference: Haijun Zou, Runsheng Han, Bin Hu, and Hong Liu (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(5), 43-48
Cerussite
Formula: PbCO3
Reference: Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
'Clays'
Reference: Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Haijun Zou, Runsheng Han, Bin Hu, and Hong Liu (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(5), 43-48; Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Haijun Zou, Runsheng Han, Bin Hu, and Hong Liu (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(5), 43-48; Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Hemimorphite
Formula: Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Reference: Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Hydrozincite
Formula: Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Reference: Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Haijun Zou, Runsheng Han, Bin Hu, and Hong Liu (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(5), 43-48; Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Haijun Zou, Runsheng Han, Bin Hu, and Hong Liu (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(5), 43-48; Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Smithsonite
Formula: ZnCO3
Reference: Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Haijun Zou, Runsheng Han, Bin Hu, and Hong Liu (2004): Geology and Prospecting 40(5), 43-48; Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348
Willemite
Formula: Zn2SiO4
Reference: Changqing Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Suoping Wu, Houmin Li, Feng Liu, Baojian Guo, and Derong Gao (2005): Mineral Deposits 24(3), 336-348

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
var: Ferroan Calcite5.AB.05(Ca,Fe)CO3
Cerussite5.AB.15PbCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Hydrozincite5.BA.15Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Smithsonite5.AB.05ZnCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anglesite7.AD.35PbSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Hemimorphite9.BD.10Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Willemite9.AA.05Zn2SiO4
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Clays'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Cerussite14.1.3.4PbCO3
Smithsonite14.1.1.6ZnCO3
AB(XO3)2
Dolomite14.2.1.1CaMg(CO3)2
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Hydrozincite16a.4.1.1Zn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anglesite28.3.1.3PbSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in [4] coordination
Willemite51.1.1.2Zn2SiO4
Group 56 - SOROSILICATES Si2O7 Groups, With Additional O, OH, F and H2O
Si2O7 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [4] coordination
Hemimorphite56.1.2.1Zn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
Group 75 - TECTOSILICATES Si Tetrahedral Frameworks
Si Tetrahedral Frameworks - SiO2 with [4] coordinated Si
Quartz75.1.3.1SiO2
Unclassified Minerals, Mixtures, etc.
Calcite
var: Ferroan Calcite
-(Ca,Fe)CO3
'Clays'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
CCarbon
C DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
C CerussitePbCO3
C SmithsoniteZnCO3
C HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
OOxygen
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
O BaryteBaSO4
O QuartzSiO2
O CerussitePbCO3
O SmithsoniteZnCO3
O HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O WillemiteZn2SiO4
O AnglesitePbSO4
O HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
SiSilicon
Si QuartzSiO2
Si WillemiteZn2SiO4
Si HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
SSulfur
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S GalenaPbS
S BaryteBaSO4
S AnglesitePbSO4
CaCalcium
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Calcite (var: Ferroan Calcite)(Ca,Fe)CO3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn SmithsoniteZnCO3
Zn HydrozinciteZn5(CO3)2(OH)6
Zn WillemiteZn2SiO4
Zn HemimorphiteZn4Si2O7(OH)2 · H2O
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
Pb CerussitePbCO3
Pb AnglesitePbSO4

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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Late Permian
251.902 - 272.95 Ma



ID: 3190369
Paleozoic volcanic rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 272.95 Ma)

Stratigraphic Name: Emeishan Flood Basalt

Comments: Hoh Xil-South China Domain

Lithology: Flood basalt(s); mafic volcanic rocks; alkali basalt

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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Senning Tang (1984): Characteristics and metallogenic model of stratabound Pb-Zn deposits in northwestern Guizhou and northeastern Yunnan Provinces. Geology and Prospecting 24(12), 1-9 (in Chinese).
Haijun Zou, Runsheng Han, Bin Hu, and Hong Liu (2004): New evidences of origin of metallogenic materials in the Maoping Pb-Zn ore deposit, Zhaotong, Yunnan: R-factor analysis results of trace elements in NE-extending fractural tectonites. Geology and Prospecting 40(5), 43-48 (in Chinese with English abstract).
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).


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