Kaneuchi mine, Wachi, Kyoto Prefecture, Kinki Region, Honshu Island, Japan
|Latitude & Longitude (WGS84):||35° 14' 30'' North , 135° 23' 60'' East|
|Latitude & Longitude (decimal):||35.24167,135.40000|
|Köppen climate type:||Cfa : Humid subtropical climate|
Quartz vein-type tungsten-tin deposit, mined from 1956 to 1965.
15 valid minerals.
GeochronologyMineralization age: Late Cretaceous : 91.2 ± 3.7 Ma
Important note: This table is based only on rock and mineral ages recorded below and is not necessarily a complete representation of the geochronology, but does give an indication of possible mineralization events relevant to this locality. As more age information is added this table may expand in the future. A break in the table simply indicates a lack of data entered here, not necessarily a break in the geologic sequence. Grey background entries are from different, related, localities.
|Geologic Time||Rocks, Minerals and Events|
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|Permian - Carboniferous|
252.17 - 358.9 Ma
|Carboniferous-Permian mixed volcanic, volcaniclastic and sedimentary rocks|
Age: Paleozoic (252.17 - 358.9 Ma)
Reference: Geological Survey of Canada. Generalized geological map of the world and linked databases. doi:10.4095/195142. Open File 2915d.