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Hongling Mine, Wengyuan Co., Shaoguan, Guangdong, Chinai
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Wengyuan Co.County
ShaoguanPrefecture
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Name(s) in local language(s):红岭钨(钼)矿, 翁源县, 韶关市, 广东省, 中国
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 24° 29' North , 113° 58' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 24.48333,113.96667
GeoHash:G#: ws35335cz
Locality type:Mine
Köppen climate type:Cfa : Humid subtropical climate


Vein-type tungsten-molybdenum deposit, hosted in muscovite granite.

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Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


23 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31; Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
'Apatite'
Reference: Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Arsenopyrite
Formula: FeAsS
Reference: Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
'Biotite'
Reference: Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Bismuthinite
Formula: Bi2S3
Reference: Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31; Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Bornite
Formula: Cu5FeS4
Reference: Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Brookite
Formula: TiO2
Reference: Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31
Calcite
Formula: CaCO3
Reference: Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Chalcopyrite
Formula: CuFeS2
Reference: Kamitani, M., Okumura, K., Teraoka, Y., Miyano, S., and Watanabe, Y. (2007): Mineral Resources Map of East Asia. Geological Survey of Japan.; Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31; Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
'Chlorite Group'
Reference: Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Fluorite
Formula: CaF2
Reference: Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Galena
Formula: PbS
Reference: Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31
Helvine
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Reference: Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Ilmenite
Formula: Fe2+TiO3
Reference: Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31
Magnetite
Formula: Fe2+Fe3+2O4
Reference: Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31
Microcline
Formula: K(AlSi3O8)
Reference: Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31
Molybdenite
Formula: MoS2
Reference: Kamitani, M., Okumura, K., Teraoka, Y., Miyano, S., and Watanabe, Y. (2007): Mineral Resources Map of East Asia. Geological Survey of Japan.; Yunhuai Lin (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(6), 13-21; Fengmao Zou (1981): Geology and Prospecting 17(3), 50-54; Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31; Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Muscovite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Yunhuai Lin (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(6), 13-21; Fengmao Zou (1981): Geology and Prospecting 17(3), 50-54; Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Muscovite var: Sericite
Formula: KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Reference: Yunhuai Lin (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(6), 13-21; Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31; Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Pyrrhotite
Formula: Fe7S8
Reference: Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: Zhang Ligang (1988): Chinese Journal of Geochemistry 7(2), 109-119.; Fengmao Zou (1981): Geology and Prospecting 17(3), 50-54; Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31; Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Scheelite
Formula: Ca(WO4)
Reference: Kamitani, M., Okumura, K., Teraoka, Y., Miyano, S., and Watanabe, Y. (2007): Mineral Resources Map of East Asia. Geological Survey of Japan.; Yunhuai Lin (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(6), 13-21; Fengmao Zou (1981): Geology and Prospecting 17(3), 50-54; Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31; Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Sphalerite
Formula: ZnS
Reference: Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31; Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Tetrahedrite
Formula: Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Reference: Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
Topaz
Formula: Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Reference: Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
'Tourmaline'
Formula: A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Reference: Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426
'Wolframite'
Formula: (Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
Reference: Zhang Ligang (1988): Chinese Journal of Geochemistry 7(2), 109-119.; Yunhuai Lin (1982): Geology and Prospecting 18(6), 13-21; Fengmao Zou (1981): Geology and Prospecting 17(3), 50-54; Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31; Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Arsenopyrite'2.EB.20FeAsS
'Bismuthinite'2.DB.05Bi2S3
'Bornite'2.BA.15Cu5FeS4
'Chalcopyrite'2.CB.10aCuFeS2
'Galena'2.CD.10PbS
'Molybdenite'2.EA.30MoS2
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
'Pyrrhotite'2.CC.10Fe7S8
Sphalerite2.CB.05aZnS
Tetrahedrite2.GB.05Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 3 - Halides
'Fluorite'3.AB.25CaF2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Brookite'4.DD.10TiO2
'Ilmenite'4.CB.05Fe2+TiO3
'Magnetite'4.BB.05Fe2+Fe3+2O4
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 5 - Nitrates and Carbonates
'Calcite'5.AB.05CaCO3
Group 7 - Sulphates, Chromates, Molybdates and Tungstates
'Scheelite'7.GA.05Ca(WO4)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Beryl'9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Helvine'9.FB.10Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
'Microcline'9.FA.30K(AlSi3O8)
'Muscovite'9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
var: Sericite9.EC.15KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Topaz9.AF.35Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Tourmaline-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
Wolframite-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 3:2
Bornite2.5.2.1Cu5FeS4
AmXp, with m:p = 1:1
Galena2.8.1.1PbS
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
Bismuthinite2.11.2.3Bi2S3
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Arsenopyrite2.12.4.1FeAsS
Molybdenite2.12.10.1MoS2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 3 - SULFOSALTS
3 <ø < 4
Tetrahedrite3.3.6.1Cu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
A2X3
Ilmenite4.3.5.1Fe2+TiO3
AX2
Brookite4.4.5.1TiO2
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
Group 48 - ANHYDROUS MOLYBDATES AND TUNGSTATES
AXO4
Scheelite48.1.2.1Ca(WO4)
Group 52 - NESOSILICATES Insular SiO4 Groups and O,OH,F,H2O
Insular SiO4 Groups and O, OH, F, and H2O with cations in [6] coordination only
Topaz52.3.1.1Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
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)
Microcline76.1.1.5K(AlSi3O8)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Helvine76.2.4.1Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Apatite'-
'Biotite'-
'Chlorite Group'-
Muscovite
var: Sericite
-KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
'Tourmaline'-A(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
'Wolframite'-(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
H TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
BBoron
B TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
CCarbon
C CalciteCaCO3
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O BrookiteTiO2
O CalciteCaCO3
O HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
O IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
O MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
O MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
O MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O QuartzSiO2
O ScheeliteCa(WO4)
O Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
O TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
O TourmalineA(D3)G6(T6O18)(BO3)3X3Z
O Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FFluorine
F FluoriteCaF2
F TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Al MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Al TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Si MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
Si MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si QuartzSiO2
Si Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Si TopazAl2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
SSulfur
S ArsenopyriteFeAsS
S BismuthiniteBi2S3
S BorniteCu5FeS4
S ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
S GalenaPbS
S HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
S MolybdeniteMoS2
S PyriteFeS2
S PyrrhotiteFe7S8
S SphaleriteZnS
S TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
KPotassium
K MicroclineK(AlSi3O8)
K MuscoviteKAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
K Muscovite (var: Sericite)KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
CaCalcium
Ca CalciteCaCO3
Ca FluoriteCaF2
Ca ScheeliteCa(WO4)
TiTitanium
Ti BrookiteTiO2
Ti IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
MnManganese
Mn HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Mn Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
FeIron
Fe ArsenopyriteFeAsS
Fe BorniteCu5FeS4
Fe ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Fe IlmeniteFe2+TiO3
Fe MagnetiteFe2+Fe23+O4
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe PyrrhotiteFe7S8
Fe TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
Fe Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
CuCopper
Cu BorniteCu5FeS4
Cu ChalcopyriteCuFeS2
Cu TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
ZnZinc
Zn SphaleriteZnS
Zn TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
AsArsenic
As ArsenopyriteFeAsS
MoMolybdenum
Mo MolybdeniteMoS2
SbAntimony
Sb TetrahedriteCu6[Cu4(Fe,Zn)2]Sb4S13
WTungsten
W ScheeliteCa(WO4)
W Wolframite(Fe2+)WO4 to (Mn2+)WO4
PbLead
Pb GalenaPbS
BiBismuth
Bi BismuthiniteBi2S3

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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Paleozoic
251.902 - 541 Ma



ID: 3187133
Paleozoic sedimentary rocks

Age: Phanerozoic (251.902 - 541 Ma)

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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Fengmao Zou (1981): Geochemical characteristics of the granite-hosted Hongling W-(Mo) deposit. Geology and Prospecting 17(3), 50-54 (in Chinese).
Yunhuai Lin (1982): Geological features of scheelite deposit types. Geology and Prospecting 18(6), 13-21 (in Chinese).
Yunhuai Lin and Shiyang Chen (1985): Granite deposits in the Gannan area. Geology and Prospecting 21(3), 23-31 (in Chinese).
Zhang Ligang (1988): Oxygen isotope studies of wolframite in tungsten ore deposits of south China. Chinese Journal of Geochemistry 7(2), 109-119.
Xiaofei Wang, Huawen Qi, Ruizhong Hu, Wenjun Qu, Jiantang Peng, and Xianwu Bi (2010): Re-Os isotopic chronology of molybdenites from Hongling tungsten deposit of Guangdong Province and its geological significance. Mineral Deposits 29(3), 415-426 (in Chinese with English abstract).


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