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Xiuwen bauxite deposit, Xiuwen Co., Guiyang, Guizhou, Chinai
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Xiuwen bauxite depositDeposit
Xiuwen Co.County
GuiyangPrefecture
GuizhouProvince
ChinaCountry

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 26° 51' North , 106° 35' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 26.85000,106.58333
GeoHash:G#: wkgb9rgse
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Cwa : Monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate


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Southwest China, China

Region - 931 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

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9 valid minerals.

Rock Types Recorded

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Detailed Mineral List:

Anatase
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
'Bauxite'
Reference: Automatically generated from locality name
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
Diaspore
Formula: AlO(OH)
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
'Garnet Group'
Formula: X3Z2(SiO4)3
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
Gibbsite
Formula: Al(OH)3
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
Kaolinite
Formula: Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
Rutile
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
Titanite
Formula: CaTi(SiO4)O
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.
Zircon
Formula: Zr(SiO4)
Reference: Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): USGS Open-File Report 02-189.

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Anatase'4.DD.05TiO2
'Diaspore'4.FD.10AlO(OH)
'Gibbsite'4.FE.10Al(OH)3
'Rutile'4.DB.05TiO2
Group 9 - Silicates
'Epidote'9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Kaolinite'9.ED.05Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Titanite'9.AG.15CaTi(SiO4)O
'Zircon'9.AD.30Zr(SiO4)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bauxite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Anatase4.4.4.1TiO2
Rutile4.4.1.1TiO2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Diaspore6.1.1.1AlO(OH)
X(OH)3
Gibbsite6.3.1.1Al(OH)3
Group 51 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups Only
Insular SiO4 Groups Only with cations in >[6] coordination
Zircon51.5.2.1Zr(SiO4)
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
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Bauxite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
'Garnet Group'-X3Z2(SiO4)3
Kaolinite-Al2(Si2O5)(OH)4
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H DiasporeAlO(OH)
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H GibbsiteAl(OH)3
H KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
OOxygen
O AnataseTiO2
O DiasporeAlO(OH)
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
O GibbsiteAl(OH)3
O KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O RutileTiO2
O TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O ZirconZr(SiO4)
AlAluminium
Al DiasporeAlO(OH)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al GibbsiteAl(OH)3
Al KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si Garnet GroupX3Z2(SiO4)3
Si KaoliniteAl2(Si2O5)(OH)4
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
Si ZirconZr(SiO4)
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
TiTitanium
Ti AnataseTiO2
Ti RutileTiO2
Ti TitaniteCaTi(SiO4)O
FeIron
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
ZrZirconium
Zr ZirconZr(SiO4)

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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- Orris, G.J., and Grauch, R.I. (2002): Rare earth element mines, deposits, and occurrences. USGS Open-File Report 02-189.


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