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Danzhai Hg-Au deposit, Danzhai Co., Qiandongnan, Guizhou, Chinai
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Danzhai Hg-Au depositDeposit
Danzhai Co.County
QiandongnanPrefecture
GuizhouProvince
ChinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 26° 10' North , 107° 52' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 26.16667,107.86667
GeoHash:G#: wkssye6pg
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


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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

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
'Bitumen'
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
Cinnabar
Formula: HgS
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
Dolomite
Formula: CaMg(CO3)2
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Ruizhong Hu, Wenchao Su, Xianwu Bi, Guangzhi Tu, and Hofstra, A.H. (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 378-392.
Mercury
Formula: Hg
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Ruizhong Hu, Wenchao Su, Xianwu Bi, Guangzhi Tu, and Hofstra, A.H. (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 378-392.
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Ruizhong Hu, Wenchao Su, Xianwu Bi, Guangzhi Tu, and Hofstra, A.H. (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 378-392.
Orpiment
Formula: As2S3
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
'Ozocerite'
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
Pyrite var: Arsenian Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
Quartz var: Chalcedony
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
Realgar
Formula: As4S4
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Guanqing Lu (1994): PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Mercury1.AD.05Hg
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Arsenopyrite2.EB.20FeAsS
Cinnabar2.CD.15aHgS
Orpiment2.FA.30As2S3
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
var: Arsenian Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Realgar2.FA.15aAs4S4
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
var: Chalcedony4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Dolomite5.AB.10CaMg(CO3)2
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Bitumen-
Ozocerite-

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 1 - NATIVE ELEMENTS AND ALLOYS
Metals, other than the Platinum Group
Mercury1.1.7.1Hg
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Cinnabar2.8.14.1HgS
Realgar2.8.21.1As4S4
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Orpiment2.11.1.1As2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
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.
'Bitumen'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Ozocerite'-
Pyrite
var: Arsenian Pyrite
-FeS2
Quartz
var: Chalcedony
-SiO2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
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 Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
O DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
MgMagnesium
Mg DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Quartz (var: Chalcedony)SiO2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S Pyrite (var: Arsenian Pyrite)FeS2
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BaryteBaSO4
S CinnabarHgS
S OrpimentAs2S3
S PyriteFeS2
S RealgarAs4S4
S StibniteSb2S3
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca DolomiteCaMg(CO3)2
FeIron
Fe Pyrite (var: Arsenian Pyrite)FeS2
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe PyriteFeS2
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
As OrpimentAs2S3
As RealgarAs4S4
SbAntimony
Sb StibniteSb2S3
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
HgMercury
Hg CinnabarHgS
Hg MercuryHg

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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- Guanqing Lu (1994): A genetic link between the gold-mercury mineralization and petroleum evolution - A case of the Danzhai gold-mercury deposit. PhD Thesis, University of Chicoutimi (Québec), Canada.
- Shuxun Shao, Qian Zhang, and Jiayong Pan (1999): Geochemical distribution characteristics of halogen elements in the Danzhai Hg deposit, eastern Guizhou province. Acta Mineralogica Sinica 19(4).
- Xianxiao Xiong (2000): Classification, minerogenic models and prospecting of realgar/orpiment deposits in China. Acta Geologica Sinica (English Edition) 74(3), 618-622.
- Ruizhong Hu, Wenchao Su, Xianwu Bi, Guangzhi Tu, and Hofstra, A.H. (2002): Geology and geochemistry of Carlin-type gold deposits in China. Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 378-392.

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