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Jinmuda Au deposit, Zamtang Co. (Rangtang Co.), Ngawa Autonomous Prefecture (Aba Autonomous Prefecture), Sichuan, Chinai
Regional Level Types
Jinmuda Au depositDeposit
Zamtang Co. (Rangtang Co.)County
Ngawa Autonomous Prefecture (Aba Autonomous Prefecture)Prefecture
SichuanProvince
ChinaCountry

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Name(s) in local language(s):金木达金矿, 壤塘县, 阿坝藏族羌族自治州, 四川省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 32° 22' North , 101° 6' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 32.36667,101.10000
GeoHash:G#: wjzbhs4v2
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:ET : Tundra


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Regions containing this locality

Southwest China, China

Region - 931 mineral species & varietal names listed

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


12 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
Calaverite
Formula: AuTe2
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Yumin Qiu, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhaochong Zhang, Garwin, S., and Ren Fengshou (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 352-377.
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
'Electrum'
Formula: (Au, Ag)
Reference: Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
'Feldspar Group'
Reference: Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
Goethite
Formula: α-Fe3+O(OH)
Reference: Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
Gold
Formula: Au
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Yumin Qiu, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhaochong Zhang, Garwin, S., and Ren Fengshou (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 352-377; Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
'Limonite'
Formula: (Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Reference: Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Yumin Qiu, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhaochong Zhang, Garwin, S., and Ren Fengshou (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 352-377; Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Yumin Qiu, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhaochong Zhang, Garwin, S., and Ren Fengshou (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 352-377; Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Yumin Qiu, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhaochong Zhang, Garwin, S., and Ren Fengshou (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 352-377.
Stibnite
Formula: Sb2S3
Reference: Jingwen Mao, Yumin Qiu, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhaochong Zhang, Garwin, S., and Ren Fengshou (2002): Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 352-377; Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32; Jiebin He (2013): Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 1 - Elements
'Electrum'1.AA.05(Au, Ag)
'Gold'1.AA.05Au
Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Calaverite'2.EA.10AuTe2
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Stibnite2.DB.05Sb2S3
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Goethite'4.00.α-Fe3+O(OH)
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 9 - Silicates
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Feldspar Group'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)

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
Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Pyrrhotite2.8.10.1Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.8.2.1ZnS
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:1
Chalcopyrite2.9.1.1CuFeS2
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 2:3
Stibnite2.11.2.1Sb2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Calaverite2.12.13.2AuTe2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 6 - HYDROXIDES AND OXIDES CONTAINING HYDROXYL
XO(OH)
Goethite6.1.1.2α-Fe3+O(OH)
Group 14 - ANHYDROUS NORMAL CARBONATES
A(XO3)
Calcite14.1.1.1CaCO3
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
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Chlorite Group'-
'Electrum'-(Au, Ag)
'Feldspar Group'-
'Limonite'-(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
H Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O CalciteCaCO3
O Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
O Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
AlAluminium
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SiSilicon
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S StibniteSb2S3
KPotassium
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe Goethiteα-Fe3+O(OH)
Fe Limonite(Fe,O,OH,H2O)
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
CuCopper
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
AgSilver
Ag Electrum(Au, Ag)
SbAntimony
Sb StibniteSb2S3
TeTellurium
Te CalaveriteAuTe2
AuGold
Au CalaveriteAuTe2
Au Electrum(Au, Ag)
Au GoldAu

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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Triassic
201.3 - 251.902 Ma



ID: 3184523
Mesozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Triassic (201.3 - 251.902 Ma)

Comments: Songpan-Ganzi Accretionary Complex

Lithology: Sedimentary 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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Jingwen Mao, Yumin Qiu, Goldfarb, R.J., Zhaochong Zhang, Garwin, S., and Ren Fengshou (2002): Geology, distribution, and classification of gold deposits in the western Qinling belt, central China. Mineralium Deposita 37(3/4), 352-377.
Xiaojun Zhang, Jun Zhang, Yongsheng Jia, and Qiaowei Zhou (2002): Geological and geochemical features of the Jinmuda gold deposit in north-western Sichuan Province. Geology and Prospecting 28(3), 28-32.
Jiebin He (2013): Geological characteristics and deposit genesis of Jinmuda-Nanmuda gold belt in Sichuan Province. Gold Science and Technology 21(4), 44-47 (in Chinese with English abstract).


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