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Chashan Mine, Dachang Sn-polymetallic ore field, Nandan Co., Hechi Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 24° 50' North , 107° 39' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 24.83333,107.65000
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate
Name(s) in local language(s):茶山锑钨矿, 大厂锡多金属矿田, 南丹县, 河池市, 广西壮族自治区, 中国

Quartz vein-type antimony-tungsten deposit, located in the northeastern part of the ore field. The deposit produces fine stibnite specimens that are often labelled as coming from "Nandan", or, erroneously, from "Nandan Mine".

Not to be confused with the Chashan Mine of Xianghualing ore field in Hunan Province.

Mineral List

15 valid minerals.

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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Permian - Carboniferous
252.17 - 358.9 Ma

ID: 1382571
Carboniferous-Permian sedimentary rocks

Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 358.9 Ma)

Lithology: Sedimentary rocks

Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d. [18]

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Chen Dianfen, Lu Jun, Sun Shuqiong, Lin Yuejing, and Chen Keqiao (1985): A preliminary study on berthierite, Chashan, Guangxi. Acta Mineralogica Sinica 5(3), 18-25 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Renke Li (1993): Major types and metallogenic regularities of antimony deposits in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. Geological Exploration for Non-Ferrous Metals 2(5), 264-270 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Minghai Cai, Jingwen Mao, Ting Liang, and Fuxin Wu (2004): Helium and Argon Isotopic Components of Fluid Inclusions in Dachang Tin-Polymetallic Deposit and Their Geological Implications. Mineral Deposits [Kuangchuang Dizhi] 23(2), 225-231 (in Chinese with English abstract).
Moore, T.P. (2006): What's new in minerals - Tucson Show 2006. Mineralogical Record 37(3), 239-253.
Moore, T.P. (2006): Mineralogical Record 37(5), 477-485.
Ottens, B. (2006): Antimonit aus China. LAPIS 31 (2), 23-34.
Ottens, B. (2007): Chinese stibnite: Xikuangshan, Lushi, Wuning and other localities. Mineralogical Record 38(1), 3-17.

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