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Tongchang Mine, Dexing copper mine, Dexing Cu-Mo-Au ore field, Dexing Co., Shangrao, Jiangxi, Chinai
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Tongchang MineMine
Dexing copper mineMine
Dexing Cu-Mo-Au ore fieldOre Field
Dexing Co.County
ShangraoPrefecture
JiangxiProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):铜厂铜金矿, 德兴铜矿, 德兴铜钼金矿田, 德兴市, 上饶市, 江西省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 29° 0' 49'' North , 117° 43' 28'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 29.01361,117.72444
GeoHash:G#: wt5tncu2d
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


Poprhyry copper-gold deposit, mined from an open pit.

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Commodity List

This is a list of exploitable or exploited mineral commodities recorded at this locality.


Mineral List


42 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: http://www.portergeo.com.au/database/mineinfo.asp?mineid=mn425; Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860
Albite var: Andesine
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44
Albite var: Oligoclase
Formula: (Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110
Anhydrite
Formula: CaSO4
Reference: http://www.portergeo.com.au/database/mineinfo.asp?mineid=mn425
'Apatite'
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44; Qiang Wang, Jifeng Xu, Ping Jian, Zhiwei Bao, Zhenhuan Zhao, Chaofeng Li, Xiaolin Xiong, and Jinlong Ma (2006): Journal of Petrology 47(1), 119-144.; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110
Azurite
Formula: Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Reference: Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56
Baryte
Formula: BaSO4
Reference: Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110
Berzelianite
Formula: Cu2Se
Reference: Jingxian Li and Jiajun Liu (2014): Resources & Industries 16(2), 90-97
'Biotite'
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44; Qiang Wang, Jifeng Xu, Ping Jian, Zhiwei Bao, Zhenhuan Zhao, Chaofeng Li, Xiaolin Xiong, and Jinlong Ma (2006): Journal of Petrology 47(1), 119-144.; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Reference: Zhiqing Yu and Yongyong Sun (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(9), 1-6
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Chunliang Yao, Jianjun Lu, Xinya Sun, Youfang Dai, and Peng Qian (2005): Geochimica 34(4), 357-365.; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860
Chalcocite
Formula: Cu2S
Reference: Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56
Chalcomenite
Formula: CuSeO3 · 2H2O
Reference: Jingxian Li and Jiajun Liu (2014): Resources & Industries 16(2), 90-97
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44; Zhiqing Yu and Yongyong Sun (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(9), 1-6; Aixiang Sun (1996): Geology and Prospecting 32(1), 29-32; Peizheng Li, Guoping Deng, Hong Tao, and Yanzhi Wu (1999): Geotectonica et Metallogenia 23(4), 300-307; Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56; Peng Qian, Jianjun Lu, and Fengxiang Liu (2006): Global Geology 25(2), 135-140; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860; Jingxian Li and Jiajun Liu (2014): Resources & Industries 16(2), 90-97
Chamosite
Formula: (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Reference: Jin Zhangdong, Zhu Jinchu, Ji Junfeng, Lu Xinwei, and Li Fuchun (2001): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 4(2), 177-184.
'commodity:Copper'
Formula: Cu
Reference: From USGS MRDS database
Covellite
Formula: CuS
Reference: Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56
Digenite
Formula: Cu9S5
Reference: Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Zhiqing Yu and Yongyong Sun (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(9), 1-6; Aixiang Sun (1996): Geology and Prospecting 32(1), 29-32; Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860
Freibergite ?
Formula: Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Description: According to Zhou (1994), argentian tetrahedrite is relatively abundant here, but freibergite does not occur. Sun (1996) only reports freibergite, but does not provide analytical data to confirm this.
Reference: Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244; Aixiang Sun (1996): Geology and Prospecting 32(1), 29-32
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44; Peizheng Li, Guoping Deng, Hong Tao, and Yanzhi Wu (1999): Geotectonica et Metallogenia 23(4), 300-307
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Zhiqing Yu and Yongyong Sun (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(9), 1-6; Aixiang Sun (1996): Geology and Prospecting 32(1), 29-32; Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110
Hessite
Formula: Ag2Te
Reference: Aixiang Sun (1996): Geology and Prospecting 32(1), 29-32
'Hydromuscovite'
Reference: Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Jin Zhangdong, Zhu Jinchu, Ji Junfeng, Lu Xinwei, and Li Fuchun (2001): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 4(2), 177-184.; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860
'K Feldspar'
Reference: Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56; Qiang Wang, Jifeng Xu, Ping Jian, Zhiwei Bao, Zhenhuan Zhao, Chaofeng Li, Xiaolin Xiong, and Jinlong Ma (2006): Journal of Petrology 47(1), 119-144.; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860
Malachite
Formula: Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Reference: Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56
Matildite
Formula: AgBiS2
Reference: Aixiang Sun (1996): Geology and Prospecting 32(1), 29-32
Melonite
Formula: NiTe2
Reference: Minzhi Yang (2006): Contributions to Geology and Mineral Resources Research 21(1), 1-9
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44; Peizheng Li, Guoping Deng, Hong Tao, and Yanzhi Wu (1999): Geotectonica et Metallogenia 23(4), 300-307; Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860; Jingxian Li and Jiajun Liu (2014): Resources & Industries 16(2), 90-97
'Monazite'
Reference: Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44
Muscovite var: Illite
Formula: K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Reference: Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44; Zhiqing Yu and Yongyong Sun (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(9), 1-6; Aixiang Sun (1996): Geology and Prospecting 32(1), 29-32; Peizheng Li, Guoping Deng, Hong Tao, and Yanzhi Wu (1999): Geotectonica et Metallogenia 23(4), 300-307; Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56; Chunliang Yao, Jianjun Lu, Xinya Sun, Youfang Dai, and Peng Qian (2005): Geochimica 34(4), 357-365; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860
Orthoclase
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44
Petzite
Formula: Ag3AuTe2
Reference: Aixiang Sun (1996): Geology and Prospecting 32(1), 29-32
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44; Zhiqing Yu and Yongyong Sun (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(9), 1-6; Aixiang Sun (1996): Geology and Prospecting 32(1), 29-32; Peizheng Li, Guoping Deng, Hong Tao, and Yanzhi Wu (1999): Geotectonica et Metallogenia 23(4), 300-307; Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56; Chunliang Yao, Jianjun Lu, Xinya Sun, Youfang Dai, and Peng Qian (2005): Geochimica 34(4), 357-365; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860; Jingxian Li and Jiajun Liu (2014): Resources & Industries 16(2), 90-97
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Peizheng Li, Guoping Deng, Hong Tao, and Yanzhi Wu (1999): Geotectonica et Metallogenia 23(4), 300-307
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44; Zhiqing Yu and Yongyong Sun (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(9), 1-6; Aixiang Sun (1996): Geology and Prospecting 32(1), 29-32; Peizheng Li, Guoping Deng, Hong Tao, and Yanzhi Wu (1999): Geotectonica et Metallogenia 23(4), 300-307; Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56; Chunliang Yao, Jianjun Lu, Xinya Sun, Youfang Dai, and Peng Qian (2005): Geochimica 34(4), 357-365; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110; Xiaofei Pan, Yucai Song, Zhenqing Li, Baogen Hu, Xiaoyun Zhu, Zengke Wang, Dan Yang, Tianfu Zhang, and Yan Li (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(4), 850-860
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110
Siderite
Formula: FeCO3
Reference: Peng Qian, Jianjun Lu, and Fengxiang Liu (2006): Global Geology [Shijie Dizhi] 25(2), 135-140.
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Aixiang Sun (1996): Geology and Prospecting 32(1), 29-32
Silver var: Küstelite
Formula: Ag
Reference: Aixiang Sun (1996): Geology and Prospecting 32(1), 29-32
'Smectite Group'
Formula: A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Reference: Jin Zhangdong, Zhu Jinchu, Ji Junfeng, Lu Xinwei, and Li Fuchun (2001): Science in China, Series D (Earth Sciences), 4(2), 177-184.
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44; Peizheng Li, Guoping Deng, Hong Tao, and Yanzhi Wu (1999): Geotectonica et Metallogenia 23(4), 300-307; Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56
Tennantite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44; Zhiqing Yu and Yongyong Sun (1986): Geology and Prospecting 22(9), 1-6; Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110; Jingxian Li and Jiajun Liu (2014): Resources & Industries 16(2), 90-97
Tetradymite
Formula: Bi2Te2S
Reference: Minzhi Yang (2006): Contributions to Geology and Mineral Resources Research 21(1), 1-9
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Haitian Sun (1984): Mineral Deposits 3(4), 34-44; Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56
Tetrahedrite var: Argentian Tetrahedrite
Formula: (Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Weining Zhou (1994): Mineral Resources and Geology 8(4), 233-244
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Qiang Wang, Jifeng Xu, Ping Jian, Zhiwei Bao, Zhenhuan Zhao, Chaofeng Li, Xiaolin Xiong, and Jinlong Ma (2006): Journal of Petrology 47(1), 119-144.; Cuiyun Wang, Xiaofeng Li, Rong Xiao, Feng Yang, Zengke Wang, and Xiaoyun Zhu (2012): Mineral Deposits 31(1), 94-110
Umangite
Formula: Cu3Se2
Reference: Jingxian Li and Jiajun Liu (2014): Resources & Industries 16(2), 90-97

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
Electrum1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
Gold1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
var: Küstelite1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
Berzelianite2.BA.20Cu2Se
Bornite2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
Calaverite2.EA.10AuTe2
Chalcocite2.BA.05Cu2S
Chalcopyrite2.CB.10aCuFeS2
Covellite2.CA.05aCuS
Digenite2.BA.10Cu9S5
Freibergite ?2.GB.05Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Galena2.CD.10PbS
Hessite2.BA.60Ag2Te
Matildite2.JA.20AgBiS2
Melonite2.EA.20NiTe2
Molybdenite2.EA.30MoS2
Petzite2.BA.75Ag3AuTe2
Pyrite2.EB.05aFeS2
Pyrrhotite2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tennantite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetradymite2.DC.05Bi2Te2S
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
var: Argentian Tetrahedrite2.GB.05(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Umangite2.BA.25Cu3Se2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
Chalcomenite4.JH.05CuSeO3 · 2H2O
Hematite4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
Magnetite4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Quartz4.DA.05SiO2
Rutile4.DB.05TiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
Azurite5.BA.05Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Calcite5.AB.05CaCO3
Malachite5.BA.10Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Siderite5.AB.05FeCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
Anhydrite7.AD.30CaSO4
Baryte7.AD.35BaSO4
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
var: Andesine9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
var: Oligoclase9.FA.35(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Chamosite9.EC.55(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Epidote9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Kaolinite9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Muscovite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite9.EC.15K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Orthoclase9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
Titanite9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Apatite-
Biotite-
Hydromuscovite-
K Feldspar-
Limonite-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Monazite-
Smectite Group-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O

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
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:1
Berzelianite2.4.10.1Cu2Se
Chalcocite2.4.7.1Cu2S
Digenite2.4.7.3Cu9S5
Hessite2.4.2.1Ag2Te
Petzite2.4.3.3Ag3AuTe2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
Umangite2.5.1.1Cu3Se2
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Covellite2.8.12.1CuS
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Tetradymite2.11.7.1Bi2Te2S
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Calaverite2.12.13.2AuTe2
Melonite2.12.14.1NiTe2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Freibergite ?3.3.6.3Ag6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Tennantite3.3.6.2Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ø = 2
Matildite3.7.1.1AgBiS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
Siderite14.1.1.3FeCO3
Group 16a - ANHYDROUS CARBONATES CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
Azurite16a.2.1.1Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Malachite16a.3.1.1Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Group 28 - ANHYDROUS ACID AND NORMAL SULFATES
AXO4
Anhydrite28.3.2.1CaSO4
Baryte28.3.1.1BaSO4
Group 34 - SELENITES, TELLURITES AND SULFITES
A(XO3)·xH2O
Chalcomenite34.2.2.1CuSeO3 · 2H2O
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] and/or >[6] coordination
Titanite52.4.3.1CaTi(SiO4)O
Group 58 - SOROSILICATES Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups
Insular, Mixed, Single, and Larger Tetrahedral Groups with cations in [6] and higher coordination; single and double groups (n = 1, 2)
Epidote58.2.1a.7{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Group 71 - PHYLLOSILICATES Sheets of Six-Membered Rings
Sheets of 6-membered rings with 2:1 layers
Muscovite71.2.2a.1KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Illite71.2.2d.2K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Sheets of 6-membered rings interlayered 1:1, 2:1, and octahedra
Chamosite71.4.1.7(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
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
Albite76.1.3.1Na(AlSi3O8)
Orthoclase76.1.1.1K(AlSi3O8)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Albite
var: Andesine
-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
var: Oligoclase-(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Hematite
var: Specularite
-Fe2O3
'Hydromuscovite'-
'K Feldspar'-
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
'Monazite'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Silver
var: Küstelite
-Ag
'Smectite Group'-A0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
Tetrahedrite
var: Argentian Tetrahedrite
-(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
H ChalcomeniteCuSeO3 · 2H2O
H Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
CCarbon
C AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
C CalciteCaCO3
C MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
C SideriteFeCO3
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O AnhydriteCaSO4
O AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
O BaryteBaSO4
O CalciteCaCO3
O ChalcomeniteCuSeO3 · 2H2O
O Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
O OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
O QuartzSiO2
O RutileTiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O SideriteFeCO3
O Smectite GroupA0.3D2-3[T4O10]Z2 · nH2O
O Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Na Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
MgMagnesium
Mg Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Al OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Si OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
SSulfur
S AnhydriteCaSO4
S Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
S BaryteBaSO4
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcociteCu2S
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S CovelliteCuS
S DigeniteCu9S5
S FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
S GalenaPbS
S MatilditeAgBiS2
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
S TetradymiteBi2Te2S
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
KPotassium
K Muscovite (var: Illite)K0.65Al2.0[Al0.65Si3.35O10](OH)2
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K OrthoclaseK(AlSi3O8)
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Albite (var: Andesine)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca AnhydriteCaSO4
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca Albite (var: Oligoclase)(Na,Ca)[Al(Si,Al)Si2O8]
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Chamosite(Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe SideriteFeCO3
Fe Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
NiNickel
Ni MeloniteNiTe2
CuCopper
Cu Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu AzuriteCu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Cu BerzelianiteCu2Se
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcociteCu2S
Cu ChalcomeniteCuSeO3 · 2H2O
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu CovelliteCuS
Cu DigeniteCu9S5
Cu FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Cu MalachiteCu2(CO3)(OH)2
Cu TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Cu UmangiteCu3Se2
ZnZinc
Zn Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As TennantiteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]As4S13
SeSelenium
Se BerzelianiteCu2Se
Se ChalcomeniteCuSeO3 · 2H2O
Se UmangiteCu3Se2
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Ag HessiteAg2Te
Ag Silver (var: Küstelite)Ag
Ag MatilditeAgBiS2
Ag PetziteAg3AuTe2
Ag SilverAg
SbAntimony
Sb Tetrahedrite (var: Argentian Tetrahedrite)(Cu,Ag)6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Sb FreibergiteAg6[Cu4Fe2]Sb4S13-x
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
TeTellurium
Te CalaveriteAuTe2
Te HessiteAg2Te
Te MeloniteNiTe2
Te PetziteAg3AuTe2
Te TetradymiteBi2Te2S
BaBarium
Ba BaryteBaSO4
AuGold
Au CalaveriteAuTe2
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au GoldAu
Au PetziteAg3AuTe2
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi MatilditeAgBiS2
Bi TetradymiteBi2Te2S

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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Neoproterozoic - Mesoproterozoic
541 - 1600 Ma



ID: 3190622
Mesoproterozoic-Neoproterozoic sedimentary and volcanic rocks

Age: Proterozoic (541 - 1600 Ma)

Comments: Hoh Xil-South China Domain

Lithology: Intermediate volcanic 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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Peizheng Li, Guoping Deng, Hong Tao, and Yanzhi Wu (1999): Analysis of tectonic evolution and major Cu(Au) polymetallic metallogenic series in northeast Jiangxi Province. Geotectonica et Metallogenia 23(4), 300-307 (in Chinese with English abstract).
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Chunsheng Lin and Hualong Xia (2003): Process mineral research of molybdenum from Dexing copper mine. Copper Engineering 20(4), 14-56.
Chunliang Yao, Jianjun Lu, Xinya Sun, Youfang Dai, and Peng Qian (2005): Geochemical Difference between Quartz Veins of Two Generations at the Tongchang Porphyry Copper Deposit, Jiangxi Province. Geochimica 34(4), 357-365.
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