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Shangping W deposit (Shangpin W deposit), Xinfeng Co., Ganzhou, Jiangxi, Chinai
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Shangping W deposit (Shangpin W deposit)Deposit
Xinfeng Co.County
GanzhouPrefecture
JiangxiProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):上坪钨矿, 信丰县, 赣州市, 江西省, 中国
Location is approximate, estimate based on other nearby localities.
 
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 25° North , 114° East (est.)
Margin of Error:~45km
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


Quartz vein-type tungsten deposit, hosted in pre-Devonian metamorphic sandstone and slate.


Notes:
(1) Shangpin is a mis-nomer.
(2) The USGS circular cited below lists an erroneous grid reference for this locality.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


5 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: Kamitani, M., Okumura, K., Teraoka, Y., Miyano, S., and Watanabe, Y. (2007): Mineral Resources Map of East Asia. Geological Survey of Japan.
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Kamitani, M., Okumura, K., Teraoka, Y., Miyano, S., and Watanabe, Y. (2007): Mineral Resources Map of East Asia. Geological Survey of Japan.
'Lepidolite'
Reference: Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): USGS Circular 930-O.
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Kamitani, M., Okumura, K., Teraoka, Y., Miyano, S., and Watanabe, Y. (2007): Mineral Resources Map of East Asia. Geological Survey of Japan.
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): USGS Circular 930-O.
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: National Geological Archives of China (NGA) database, ref. no. 13457
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: National Geological Archives of China (NGA) database, ref. no. 13457

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Molybdenite'2.EA.30MoS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Orthoclase'9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Lepidolite'-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
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
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Lepidolite'-
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

OOxygen
O CassiteriteSnO2
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
AlAluminium
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
SiSilicon
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
SSulfur
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
KPotassium
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
MnManganese
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
WTungsten
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

References

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Werner, A.B.T., Sinclair, W.D., and Amey, E.B. (1998): International Strategic Mineral Issues Summary Report - Tungsten. US Geological Survey Circular 930-O [as "Shangpin"].
National Geological Archives of China (NGA) database, ref. no. 13457.

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