Log InRegister
Home PageAbout MindatThe Mindat ManualHistory of MindatCopyright StatusWho We AreContact UsAdvertise on Mindat
Donate to MindatCorporate SponsorshipSponsor a PageSponsored PagesMindat AdvertisersAdvertise on Mindat
Learning CenterWhat is a mineral?The most common minerals on earthInformation for EducatorsMindat Articles
Minerals by PropertiesMinerals by ChemistryAdvanced Locality SearchRandom MineralRandom LocalitySearch by minIDLocalities Near MeSearch ArticlesSearch GlossaryMore Search Options
Search For:
Mineral Name:
Locality Name:
Keyword(s):
 
The Mindat ManualAdd a New PhotoRate PhotosLocality Edit ReportCoordinate Completion ReportAdd Glossary Item
Mining CompaniesStatisticsThe ElementsUsersBooks & MagazinesMineral MuseumsMineral Shows & EventsThe Mindat DirectoryDevice Settings
Photo SearchPhoto GalleriesNew Photos TodayNew Photos YesterdayMembers' Photo GalleriesPast Photo of the Day Gallery

Zavitinskoe Be-Li Deposit, Chitinskaya Oblast, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russia

This page is currently not sponsored. Click here to sponsor this page.
Key
Lock Map
Name(s) in local language(s):Завитинское
Latitude & Longitude (WGS84): 51° 41' 2'' North , 115° 36' 2'' East
Latitude & Longitude (decimal): 51.68389,115.60056
GeoHash:G#: y94nn8cb2
Locality type:Deposit
Köppen climate type:Dwc : Monsoon-influenced subarctic climate


The largest lithium deposit in Russia.

Regions containing this locality

Soviet Union (1922-1991)

Country (Former) - 3,743 mineral species & varietal names listed

Siberian Federal District, Russia

District - 1,310 mineral species & varietal names listed

Select Mineral List Type

Standard Detailed Strunz Dana Chemical Elements

Mineral List


13 valid minerals.

Detailed Mineral List:

Albite
Formula: Na(AlSi3O8)
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Beryl
Formula: Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data; Seltmann, R., Soloviev, S., Shatov, V., Pirajno, F., Naumov, E., & Cherkasov, S. (2010). Metallogeny of Siberia: tectonic, geologic and metallogenic settings of selected significant deposits*. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, 57(6), 655-706
Cassiterite
Formula: SnO2
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Elbaite
Formula: Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Fluorapatite
Formula: Ca5(PO4)3F
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Helvine
Formula: Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Heulandite-Na
Formula: (Na,Ca,K)6(Si,Al)36O72 · 22H2O
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
'Lepidolite'
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Petalite
Formula: LiAl(Si4O10)
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Pyrite
Formula: FeS2
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Quartz
Formula: SiO2
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Spodumene
Formula: LiAlSi2O6
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data; Seltmann, R., Soloviev, S., Shatov, V., Pirajno, F., Naumov, E., & Cherkasov, S. (2010). Metallogeny of Siberia: tectonic, geologic and metallogenic settings of selected significant deposits*. Australian Journal of Earth Sciences, 57(6), 655-706
'Tantalite'
Formula: (Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Triplite
Formula: (Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data
Triploidite
Formula: (Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
Reference: P.M. Kartashov data

List of minerals arranged by Strunz 10th Edition classification

Group 2 - Sulphides and Sulfosalts
'Pyrite'2.EB.05aFeS2
Group 4 - Oxides and Hydroxides
'Cassiterite'4.DB.05SnO2
'Quartz'4.DA.05SiO2
Group 8 - Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
'Fluorapatite'8.BN.05Ca5(PO4)3F
'Triplite'8.BB.10(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
'Triploidite'8.BB.15(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
Group 9 - Silicates
'Albite'9.FA.35Na(AlSi3O8)
'Beryl'9.CJ.05Be3Al2(Si6O18)
'Elbaite'9.CK.05Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
'Helvine'9.FB.10Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
'Heulandite-Na'9.GE.05(Na,Ca,K)6(Si,Al)36O72 · 22H2O
'Petalite'9.EF.05LiAl(Si4O10)
'Spodumene'9.DA.30LiAlSi2O6
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
'Lepidolite'-
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6

List of minerals arranged by Dana 8th Edition classification

Group 2 - SULFIDES
AmBnXp, with (m+n):p = 1:2
Pyrite2.12.1.1FeS2
Group 4 - SIMPLE OXIDES
AX2
Cassiterite4.4.1.5SnO2
Group 41 - ANHYDROUS PHOSPHATES, ETC.CONTAINING HYDROXYL OR HALOGEN
A2(XO4)Zq
Triplite41.6.1.2(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
Triploidite41.6.3.2(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
A5(XO4)3Zq
Fluorapatite41.8.1.1Ca5(PO4)3F
Group 61 - CYCLOSILICATES Six-Membered Rings
Six-Membered Rings with [Si6O18] rings; possible (OH) and Al substitution
Beryl61.1.1.1Be3Al2(Si6O18)
Six-Membered Rings with borate groups
Elbaite61.3.1.8Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Group 65 - INOSILICATES Single-Width,Unbranched Chains,(W=1)
Single-Width Unbranched Chains, W=1 with chains P=2
Spodumene65.1.4.1LiAlSi2O6
Group 72 - PHYLLOSILICATES Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings
Two-Dimensional Infinite Sheets with Other Than Six-Membered Rings with tetrahedral Al cross-linking
Petalite72.6.1.1LiAl(Si4O10)
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)
Al-Si Framework Feldspathoids and related species
Helvine76.2.4.1Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Unclassified Minerals, Rocks, etc.
Heulandite-Na-(Na,Ca,K)6(Si,Al)36O72 · 22H2O
'Lepidolite'-
'Tantalite'-(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6

List of minerals for each chemical element

HHydrogen
H ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
H Heulandite-Na(Na,Ca,K)6(Si,Al)36O72 · 22H2O
H Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
H Triploidite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
LiLithium
Li ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Li PetaliteLiAl(Si4O10)
Li SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
BeBeryllium
Be BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Be HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
BBoron
B ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
OOxygen
O AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
O BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
O CassiteriteSnO2
O ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
O FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
O HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
O Heulandite-Na(Na,Ca,K)6(Si,Al)36O72 · 22H2O
O PetaliteLiAl(Si4O10)
O QuartzSiO2
O SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
O Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
O Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
O Triploidite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
FFluorine
F FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
F Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
NaSodium
Na AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Na ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Na Heulandite-Na(Na,Ca,K)6(Si,Al)36O72 · 22H2O
AlAluminium
Al AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Al BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Al ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Al Heulandite-Na(Na,Ca,K)6(Si,Al)36O72 · 22H2O
Al PetaliteLiAl(Si4O10)
Al SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
SiSilicon
Si AlbiteNa(AlSi3O8)
Si BerylBe3Al2(Si6O18)
Si ElbaiteNa(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Si HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Si Heulandite-Na(Na,Ca,K)6(Si,Al)36O72 · 22H2O
Si PetaliteLiAl(Si4O10)
Si QuartzSiO2
Si SpodumeneLiAlSi2O6
PPhosphorus
P FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
P Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
P Triploidite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
SSulfur
S HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
S PyriteFeS2
KPotassium
K Heulandite-Na(Na,Ca,K)6(Si,Al)36O72 · 22H2O
CaCalcium
Ca FluorapatiteCa5(PO4)3F
Ca Heulandite-Na(Na,Ca,K)6(Si,Al)36O72 · 22H2O
MnManganese
Mn HelvineBe3Mn42+(SiO4)3S
Mn Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Mn Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
Mn Triploidite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(OH)
FeIron
Fe PyriteFeS2
Fe Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
Fe Triplite(Mn2+,Fe2+)2(PO4)(F,OH)
NbNiobium
Nb Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6
SnTin
Sn CassiteriteSnO2
TaTantalum
Ta Tantalite(Mn,Fe)(Ta,Nb)2O6

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.

Click on geological units on the map for more information. Click here to view full-screen map on Macrostrat.org

Early Paleozoic
443.8 - 541 Ma



ID: 3193087
Paleozoic intrusive rocks

Age: Paleozoic (443.8 - 541 Ma)

Lithology: Intrusive igneous 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


This page contains all mineral locality references listed on mindat.org. This does not claim to be a complete list. If you know of more minerals from this site, please register so you can add to our database. This locality information is for reference purposes only. You should never attempt to visit any sites listed in mindat.org without first ensuring that you have the permission of the land and/or mineral rights holders for access and that you are aware of all safety precautions necessary.
Mineral and/or Locality  
Mindat.org is an outreach project of the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy, a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. Public Relations by Blytheweigh.
Copyright © mindat.org and the Hudson Institute of Mineralogy 1993-2019, except where stated. Most political location boundaries are © OpenStreetMap contributors. Mindat.org relies on the contributions of thousands of members and supporters.
Privacy Policy - Terms & Conditions - Contact Us Current server date and time: June 18, 2019 01:53:14 Page generated: October 26, 2018 11:51:11
Go to top of page