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Tongyu Mine (Tongyu I deposit), Tongyu gold field, Tongguan Co., Weinan, Shaanxi, Chinai
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Tongyu Mine (Tongyu I deposit)Mine
Tongyu gold fieldOre Field
Tongguan Co.County
WeinanPrefecture
ShaanxiProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):桐峪金矿, 桐峪金矿田, 潼关县, 渭南市, 陕西省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 34° 24' 51'' North , 110° 18' 0'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 34.41417,110.30000
GeoHash:G#: wqn7vbyj0
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cwa : Monsoon-influenced humid subtropical climate


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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


20 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Ankerite
Formula: Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Poulsen, K.H., Taylor, B.E., Robert, F., Mortensen, J.K., Baoqin Lin, Ling Shang, Ershu Shen, and Lidong Zhang (1990): Report on the Sino-Canadian Gold Project 1987-1990. Geological Survey of Canada Open-File Report 2510; Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.; Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.; Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Epidote
Formula: {Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Reference: Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Poulsen, K.H., Taylor, B.E., Robert, F., Mortensen, J.K., Baoqin Lin, Ling Shang, Ershu Shen, and Lidong Zhang (1990): Report on the Sino-Canadian Gold Project 1987-1990. Geological Survey of Canada Open-File Report 2510
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.; Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Poulsen, K.H., Taylor, B.E., Robert, F., Mortensen, J.K., Baoqin Lin, Ling Shang, Ershu Shen, and Lidong Zhang (1990): Report on the Sino-Canadian Gold Project 1987-1990. Geological Survey of Canada Open-File Report 2510; Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Hematite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.
Hematite var: Specularite
Formula: Fe2O3
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.; Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Maldonite
Formula: Au2Bi
Reference: Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Poulsen, K.H., Taylor, B.E., Robert, F., Mortensen, J.K., Baoqin Lin, Ling Shang, Ershu Shen, and Lidong Zhang (1990): Report on the Sino-Canadian Gold Project 1987-1990. Geological Survey of Canada Open-File Report 2510; Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.; Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.; Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Proustite
Formula: Ag3AsS3
Reference: Poulsen, K.H., Taylor, B.E., Robert, F., Mortensen, J.K., Baoqin Lin, Ling Shang, Ershu Shen, and Lidong Zhang (1990): Report on the Sino-Canadian Gold Project 1987-1990. Geological Survey of Canada Open-File Report 2510
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325; Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.; Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.; Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Silver
Formula: Ag
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.; Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.; Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
Silver1.AA.05Ag
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Bismuthinite'2.DB.05Bi2S3
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Maldonite'2.AA.40Au2Bi
'Molybdenite'2.EA.30MoS2
'Proustite'2.GA.05Ag3AsS3
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Hematite'4.CB.05Fe2O3
var: Specularite4.CB.05Fe2O3
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Ankerite'5.AB.10Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Epidote'9.BG.05a{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-

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
Maldonite1.1.3.1Au2Bi
Silver1.1.1.2Ag
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
ø = 3
Proustite3.4.1.1Ag3AsS3
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Hematite4.3.1.2Fe2O3
Group 7 - MULTIPLE OXIDES
AB2X4
Magnetite7.2.2.3Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Group 9 - NORMAL HALIDES
AX2
Fluorite9.2.1.1CaF2
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
AB(XO3)2
Ankerite14.2.1.2Ca(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
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
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)
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
Hematite
var: Specularite
-Fe2O3
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
O CalciteCaCO3
O Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
O HematiteFe2O3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
MgMagnesium
Mg AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S ProustiteAg3AsS3
S PyriteFeS2
S SphaleriteZnS
S StibniteSb2S3
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Ca FluoriteCaF2
FeIron
Fe AnkeriteCa(Fe2+,Mg)(CO3)2
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Epidote{Ca2}{Al2Fe3+}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH)
Fe HematiteFe2O3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Hematite (var: Specularite)Fe2O3
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ProustiteAg3AsS3
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
AgSilver
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
Ag ProustiteAg3AsS3
Ag SilverAg
SbAntimony
Sb StibniteSb2S3
AuGold
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au GoldAu
Au MaldoniteAu2Bi
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3
Bi MaldoniteAu2Bi

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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Archean
2500 - 4000 Ma



ID: 3192810
Archean crystalline metamorphic rocks

Age: Archean (2500 - 4000 Ma)

Lithology: Crystalline metamorphic 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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Poulsen, K.H., Taylor, B.E., Robert, F., Mortensen, J.K., Baoqin Lin, Ling Shang, Ershu Shen, and Lidong Zhang (1990): Report on the Sino-Canadian Gold Project 1987-1990. Geological Survey of Canada Open-File Report 2510.
Jingwen Mao, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhengwei Zhang, Wenyi Xu, Yumin Qiu, and Jun Deng (2002): Gold deposits in the Xiaoqinling-Xiong'ershan region, Qinling Mountains, central China. Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 306-325.
Yanming Xu, Zonggui Zhou, Shuzhen Yao, Jun Chen, Suofei Xiong, and Xiaoning Zhou (2013): Ore-forming fluid studies of Tongyu gold deposit, Shaanxi Province. Mineral Deposits 32(5), 1011-1025 (in Chinese with English abstract).


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