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Gayskoe Zn-Cu deposit (Gayskoye; Gaiskoye), Gay, Orenburgskaya Oblast', Southern Urals, Urals Region, Russia

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Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 51° 28' 11'' North , 58° 29' 23'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 51.47, 58.49
Name(s) in local language(s):Гайское
Other regions containing this locality:Asia

Urals-type VHMS deposit.

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Sergeyev N.B., Laputina I.P., Kuz'mina O.V., Krinov D.I. (1996) Mineral Forms Of Gold And Silver In A Secondary-Enrichment Horizon At The Gay Deposit, South Urals Transactions (Doklady) of the Russian Academy of Sciences. Earth Science Sections 340:173-178.

Grabezhev, A.I., Pokrovskii, B.G., Buslaev, F.P., Zaikov, V.V., and Pshenichnyi, G.N. (2000): H and O Isotopic Compositions of Layered Silicates in Metasomatites from the Gai Zn-Cu Massive Sulfide Deposit, Southern Urals. Lithology and Mineral Resources 35(1), 70-75.

Vikent'ev, I.V., Moloshag, V.P. and Yudovskaya, M.A. (2006): Speciation of Noble Metals and Conditions of Their Concentration in Massive Sulfide Ores of the Urals. Geology of Ore Deposits 48(2), 77-107.

Belogub, E.V., Novoselov, K.A., Yakovleva, V.A., and Spiro, B. (2008): Supergene sulphides and related minerals in the supergene profiles of VHMS deposits from the South Urals. Ore Geology Reviews 33, 239-254.

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